WSX News Archive - June 2017

Brexit: agriculture report published

The EU Energy and Environment Sub-Committee publishes its report which investigates the implications of Brexit for UK agriculture and food, particularly the implications of leaving the EU’s Common Agriculture Policy and the Single Market. Key findings The UK’s agriculture sector …

Aldershot Enterprise Centre has been selected for ‘Enterprising Britain Awards’

The 2017 Enterprising Britain Awards opened for entries in March 2017. The Enterprising Britain Awards are open to UK public organisations that are local, regional or national and to private organisations working in partnership with public sector bodies or organisations. …

Dorset companies to benefit as £13.4 million support scheme launches

Essential business support worth up to £13.4 million is available to small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) across Dorset under a comprehensive scheme launching this week. The Dorset Business Growth Partnership is designed to help any county-based SME become more competitive …

The end is nigh for roaming charges in the EU

As of 15th June, Europeans will be able to travel in the EU without roaming charges, after representatives of the European Parliament, the Council and the Commission agreed on how to regulate wholesale roaming markets. Until now, when you travelled …

European Commission receives mandate to begin negotiations with the UK

The European Commission welcomes the Council’s decision today to authorise the opening of the Article 50 negotiations with the UK and to nominate the Commission as Union negotiator. The Commission also welcomes the adoption of the first set of negotiating …