Trade Minister hails renewed relationship with Argentina with trade mission

Trade and Investment Minister, Lord Price, leads the government’s first trade mission to Argentina in 10 years. first visit by a UK Trade Minister to Argentina in 10 years signals step change in trade relations Trade Minister also urges ambitious and comprehensive progress on EU-Mercosur free trade deal Lord Price leading high level trade missions to … Read more

Europol welcomes decision of the ECB to stop printing EUR 500 notes

For many years, Europol has highlighted the criminal preference for using cash. This culminated in the release of a comprehensive strategic report on the use of cash as a facilitator for money laundering in July 2015 ‘Why is cash still king?’, published on Europol’s website. This report, among other recommendations, called for the European Central … Read more

Tattooing – do your research and avoid ‘scratchers’

Warrington Borough Council is advising residents thinking of having a tattoo to make sure they use a registered artist in order to prevent the risk of serious infection and to report any ‘scratchers’ A growing problem experienced in local authorities and by officers in the regulation & protection team at the council are reports about … Read more