Tag archive for ‘Deal’
By admin On Thursday, July 2nd, 2020
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India approves purchase of 33 Russian-made fighter jets as part of $2.4bn arms deal

New Delhi has greenlighted a massive deal with Moscow that will see Sukhoi and MiG build brand new fighter jets for the Indian Air Force. Quite a few war planes already in use with the military will also be refurbished. 12 More...

By admin On Thursday, July 2nd, 2020
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Government’s ‘New Deal’ fund is less than was spent upgrading one London tube station

Perhaps to distract from coronavirus failures and the Robert Jenrick scandal, the government’s spin machine has spent this week building up Boris Johnson as a new Franklin Delano Roosevelt. President Roosevelt More...

By admin On Wednesday, July 1st, 2020
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Two asteroids to race past Earth as NASA pens deal with Space Force to bolster planetary defenses

Just one day after World Asteroid Day, NASA’s Center for Near-Earth Object Studies (CNEOS) has warned of two space rocks due to soar through the Earth’s backyard, as planetary defense preparations start to ramp More...

By admin On Tuesday, June 30th, 2020
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Government pressured to end deal with contractors over appalling treatment of asylum seekers

THE government was pressured to suspend a deal with a private contractor today following the appalling treatment of asylum-seekers forced into hotels during the coronavirus pandemic.  Glasgow MPs lobbied Tory More...

By admin On Saturday, June 27th, 2020
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Ethiopia to fill Blue Nile dam in ‘two weeks’ as African Union pushes for deal

Ethiopia to fill Blue Nile dam in ‘two weeks’ as African Union pushes for deal Years of talks have seen Egypt, Sudan, Ethiopia unable to agree on how Addis Ababa will operate Grand Ethiopian More...

By admin On Wednesday, June 24th, 2020
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EU’s Barnier accuses UK of ‘backtracking’ on commitments, but says Brexit trade deal ‘still possible’

A post-Brexit trade deal between the EU and UK is possible, but only if London stops “backtracking” on its commitments and shows a “willingness” to work towards an agreement, Brussels’ top negotiator Michel More...

By admin On Wednesday, June 24th, 2020
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Iran has ‘no problem’ talking to US if it apologizes & offers refund over nuclear deal – President Rouhani

Nothing is preventing Tehran from engaging in talks with Washington, provided that it comes up with apologies – and reimbursement – for losses in the 2015 nuclear pact America walked out on, President Hassan More...

By admin On Tuesday, June 23rd, 2020
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‘It’s fully intact’: Trump hits back at WH adviser who claimed US-China trade deal is ‘over’ due to Beijing’s Covid-19 ‘cover-up’

A White House adviser who said the trade deal with China is effectively dead due to their deceitful conduct, had to go on the defensive after Donald Trump swiftly rebuked the comment, saying the deal is alive and More...

By admin On Monday, June 22nd, 2020
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Former Labour MEPs Tell Government: Seal the EU Deal

Dear Editor As former Labour MEPs and members of the Labour Movement for Europe we are worried to hear that as recently as May, UK chief negotiator, David Frost, said UK- EU trade talks “progress remains limited. Brexit More...

By admin On Saturday, June 20th, 2020
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‘Not at any cost’: EU says it’s committed to striking Brexit deal, but key sticking points remain

The European Union is committed to finalizing an agreement with the UK on the post-Brexit relationship, but not “at any cost,” European Council President Charles Michel has said. Speaking at a press conference More...