Will the SFO Make Progress on Criminal Cartels?

The SFO now has responsibility for criminal cartel prosecutions, but is it having any more luck than those which went before?

Russia has reported 21,734 new COVID-19 cases, 586 deaths

MOSCOW (Bywire News) - On Tuesday, Russian officials reported 21,734 new coronavirus cases and 586 new deaths within the last 24 hours.  Russia said...

Russian Deputy PM announces plans to vaccinate over 20 mill...

MOSCOW (Bywire News) - On Monday, the Russian Deputy Prime Minister, Tatiana Golikova, said that Russia has plans to   provide over 20 million people...

Cardano Creator Aims to Challenge big Tech

Charles Hoskinson believes big tech companies have abused their power and hopes the crypto sector can mount a challenge.

Japanese is preparing to extend its state of emergency to O...

TOKYO (Bywire News) - According to a Japenese news agency, Jiji, announced on Monday that the Japanese government has begun planning to extend its st...

Santiago Rising The new documentary by Nick MacWilliam

Santiago Rising The new documentary by Nick MacWilliam (Alborada Films). Event times: 6.30-9pm London / 3.30-6pm Santiago / 1.30-4pm New York / 10.30...

Canary Islands sees mass increase in migrants in 2020

MADRID (Bywire News) - The Spanish Interior Ministry said on Monday, that in the last year, there has been a vast 8 fold increase in the number of un...

Pope criticises people going on holiday to flee COVID lockd...

VATICAN CITY (Bywire News) - On Sunday, Pope Francis decried those who have taken trips abroad in an attempt to escape their countries lockdown restr...

Bangladesh announces move of more Rohingya refugees to remo...

DHAKA (Bywire News)- Bangladesh has announced its plans to transport more Rohingya refugees to the island known as the refugee island, Bhasan Char. T...

India's ruling party opposes repealing India's new farm ref...

NEW DELHI (Bywire News)- Despite mass national protest opposing the new agriculture laws rolled out in India, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his pa...

Mega Deal Puts AstraZeneca Among the Big Boys

AstraZeneca’s acquisition comes as the COVID 19 vaccine it helped to develop with Oxford University looks set for regulatory approval in the UK.

High Court Supports Bar Tribunal’s Decision to Disbar Woman...

The High Court is the latest decision focusing on the extent to which regulators can make a judgement on the personal lives of lawyers.

Qatar’s Foreign Minister Meets Mayor of the City of London

Meeting between the two signals the ongoing importance of the relationship between Qatar and the UK.

Qatar Tests 13,584 People in 24 Hours

While the UK’s test and trace system descends into chaos, Qatar is showing how it should be done. According to official figures, Qatar tested 13,584...

Qatar Emir Sheikh Tamim’s Rewards Anticorruption Efforts in...

The awards come to coincide with the UN’s Anti-Corruption Day and come at a time when the world is seeking a sustainable recovery from COVID 19.

SRA Criticised in Beckwith Case

The SRA should stop demanding solicitors are paragons of virtue in their private lives. That’s the message from a renowned legal authority after a la...

Dechert Warns of Increase in Securities Law Suits

Report says the rise of securities lawsuits outside of the USA posed questions for regulators around the world and heightened the need for a universa...

New Farming Laws Spark Outrage in India

The announcement of new farming and deregulation laws in India has sparked fury amongst India’s farming community. 

Take Money Laundering Seriously Warns SRA

Money laundering has been one of the fastest growing threats of 2020 but firms are still not taking it seriously.

UK, EU call in leaders to save trade talks

LONDON/BRUSSELS - British and EU negotiators paused trade talks on Friday to call in their leaders to try to narrow gaps and get an agreement over th...

Priti Patel Maintains Hostile Environment

Amidst a global pandemic, just 23 days before Christmas, the Home Office is set to deport 50 Black Brits to Jamaica on the 2nd of December.