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Velvet Revolution Remembered

Tonight it was a privilege to share memories of the Velvet or Gentle Revolution that saw the end of communism 30 years ago in the Czech Republic and Slovakia.  It was a non-violent transition of power in what was then Czechoslovakia, that began on 17 November 1989.  The Czech Ambassador to London

EU nationals welcome in the UK

Brandon Lewis our minister for immigration is repeating his message from earlier this month that “EU citizens are part of the fabric of the UK.

UK upbeat about our trading future

I was delighted to talk to the Secretary of State for Trade, Liz Truss about our trading future on Sunday.  She spoke of Britain being a low-tax, flexible economy after it leaves the European Union, and with a focus on early trade deals with; the USA, Australia, New Zealand, Japan and the CPTTP (

Brexit preparation...

The City if London have created resources to give advice on how your business can prepare for the UK leaving the EU...please take a look...

AIPPI is in London trying to harmonise laws...

The International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property or AIPPI, an acronym for Association Internationale pour la Protection de la Propriété Intellectuelle in French-Our members are professionals, academics, owners of intellectual property and others...the worlds largest non p

Biotech and Brexit

Great honour today to be the keynote speaker on Brexit at BioTrinity.