Archives: Trade

Green MEP wins new VAT threshold for micro-businesses and start-ups

Molly has won cross party support for an amendment exempting small and microbusinesses from having to use the VAT mini-one-stop-shop system.

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Greens win binding rules on stemming trade in conflict minerals

Molly has welcomed a Green win: the European Parliament and European Council have reaching a final agreement on new regulation on tackling conflict minerals.

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Greens demand ‘toxic trade deal’ be examined by European Court of Justice

Greens are calling for the CETA trade deal between the EU and Canada to be examined by judges of the European Court of Justice.

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Corbyn should follow Wallonia’s lead and stand up against CETA

Molly writes for politics.co.uk on why Greens have supported Wallonia’s stand against the CETA trade agreement and how ultimately it will be the European Parliament who can block this dangerous deal.

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If we must have a ‘hard Brexit’, let’s at least make it low-carbon

Rather than protecting big business from the impact of Brexit, government should do more to support the low-carbon transition during this turbulent time, argues Molly or Business Green.

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