Domestic abuse: Ministers urged to strengthen revived law to protect children

Image copyright Jupiter Images Proposed domestic abuse laws must be strengthened to give more protection to children, campaigners say. Barnardo’s and the NSPCC said measures due to be published on Tuesday were “disappointing” and risked perpetuating a situation in which children were the “hidden victims” of domestic abuse. However, Women’s Aid welcomed a new legal […]

#WTO – EU, US and Japan agree on new ways to strengthen global rules on #IndustrialSubsidies

In a¬†Joint Statement issued today (14 January), representatives of the European Union, the United States and Japan announced their agreement to strengthen existing rules on industrial subsidies and condemned forced technology transfers practices. In a meeting held in Washington, DC, the EU, US and Japan agreed that the current list of subsidies prohibited under the […]