Latest

MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Social media companies and the Government have failed disabled people

By   /  August 3, 2018  /  Aid, British Parliament News, committeenews, commonsnews, Crime, culturemediaandsport, disabilitydiscrimination, England, English, Europe, great britain, houseofcommons, Internet Communications Technology, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, News, Open Source Intel, Parliament, parliamentgovernmentandpolitics, Police, Privacy, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, Show on home page, Social Media, UK Politics, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Social media companies and the Government have failed disabled people

Source: British Parliament News 03 August 2018A cross-party group of MPs believe that social media companies and the Government have failed disabled users and must act urgently. To ensure the views of disabled people are heard, the Committee have launched a consultation on their draft recommendations for action.The consultation covers 14 draft recommendations, including making […]

Read More →
Latest

MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Committee raises concerns on HFSS advertising with Minister

By   /  August 2, 2018  /  agricultureanimalsfoodandruralaffairs, British House Of Lords News, Broadcasting, committeenews, culturemediaandsport, England, English, Europe, food, great britain, Health, healthservicesandmedicine, houseoflords, lordsnews, Media, MIL OSI, News, Open Source Intel, Parliament, parliamentgovernmentandpolitics, UK Politics, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Committee raises concerns on HFSS advertising with Minister

Source: British House Of Lords News 01 August 2018Lord Gilbert of Panteg, the Chairman of the Communications Committee, has written to the Rt Hon Matt Hancock MP, Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, on the Government’s proposed consultation on introducing a 9pm television watershed for advertising High in Fat, Salt or Sugar (HFSS) products. BackgroundIn its action plan […]

Read More →
Latest

MIL-OSI New Zealand: Parliament Oral Questions – Oral Questions – 2 August 2018000033

By   /  August 2, 2018  /  24-7, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Banking and Finance, Business, Commerce, Culture, Education, Employment, English, Health, Justice, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, New Zealand Parliament Questions for Oral Answers, Open Source Intel, Oral Questions, Parliament, Police, Technology  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Parliament Oral Questions – Oral Questions – 2 August 2018000033

Source: New Zealand Parliament – Oral Questions and Answers Hon AMY ADAMS to the Minister of Finance: Does he have confidence in the Government’s management of the New Zealand economy? Hon JUDITH COLLINS to the Minister of Housing and Urban Development: Does he stand by all his statements regarding the Crown’s potential risk in relation […]

Read More →
Latest

MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Closing the gender pay gap – businesses must drive change

By   /  August 2, 2018  /  Aid, British Parliament News, Business, Commerce, committeenews, commonsnews, England, English, Equality, Europe, genderrecognition, great britain, houseofcommons, Justice, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, News, Open Source Intel, Parliament, parliamentgovernmentandpolitics, sexdiscrimination, Show on home page, UK Politics, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Closing the gender pay gap – businesses must drive change

Source: British Parliament News 02 August 2018The UK has one of the highest gender pay gaps in Europe and pay reporting can only be the first step in closing it, says the Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy Committee in their Report on ‘Gender pay gap reporting’. The report recommends a widening of the net of […]

Read More →
Latest

MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Government must act on domestic abuse risk under Universal Credit

By   /  August 1, 2018  /  Aid, Banking and Finance, British Parliament News, Budget, committeenews, commonsnews, communitiesandfamilies, England, English, Europe, great britain, houseofcommons, MIL OSI, News, Open Source Intel, Parliament, parliamentgovernmentandpolitics, Privacy, Republic of Korea, Scotland, Show on home page, UK Politics, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Government must act on domestic abuse risk under Universal Credit

Source: British Parliament News 01 August 2018The Work and Pensions Committee warns that single household payments of Universal Credit could put claimants living with domestic abuse at risk of harm.  The Committee says that the Government must ensure its wider determination to tackle domestic abuse is reflected and embedded across all Departments, with policies that […]

Read More →
Latest

MIL-OSI New Zealand: Parliament Oral Questions – Oral Questions – 1 August 2018000032

By   /  August 1, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Banking and Finance, Education, English, Exploration, Justice, MIL OSI, Mining, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, New Zealand Parliament Questions for Oral Answers, Open Source Intel, Oral Questions, Parliament, Police, Political Parties  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Parliament Oral Questions – Oral Questions – 1 August 2018000032

Source: New Zealand Parliament – Oral Questions and Answers Hon SIMON BRIDGES to the Prime Minister: Does he stand by all his Government’s policies and actions? Hon PAULA BENNETT to the Minister of Education: Has he seen advice from Education New Zealand which estimates that the proposed changes to post-study work rights for international students […]

Read More →
Latest

MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Government should build migration consensus and engage in open debate

By   /  July 31, 2018  /  Aid, asylumimmigrationandnationality, Brexit, British Parliament News, Business, Canada, Commerce, committeenews, commonsnews, communitiesandfamilies, Education, Employment, England, English, Environment, Europe, great britain, houseofcommons, Immigration, Labour, law, Legal, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, News, Norway, Open Source Intel, Parliament, parliamentgovernmentandpolitics, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, Switzerland, Technology, Trade, UK Politics, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Government should build migration consensus and engage in open debate

Source: British Parliament News 31 July 2018The Home Affairs Committee warns all those involved in the debate not to exploit or escalate tensions over immigration in the run up to withdrawal agreement Government has not attempted to build consensus on immigration reformThe Committee has criticised the Government’s failure to set out detail on post-Brexit migration […]

Read More →
Latest

MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Draft National Policy Statement for Geological Disposal Infrastructure report published

By   /  July 31, 2018  /  British Parliament News, Business, Commerce, committeenews, commonsnews, Electricity, Energy, energyandenvironment, energyconservation, England, English, Europe, great britain, houseofcommons, MIL OSI, News, nuclearpower, Open Source Intel, Parliament, parliamentgovernmentandpolitics, renewableenergy, Show on home page, UK Politics, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Draft National Policy Statement for Geological Disposal Infrastructure report published

Source: British Parliament News 31 July 2018The Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy Committee publish a report on the Draft National Policy Statement for Geological Disposal Infrastructure. The inquiry examines the objectives and scope of the guidance for those considering applications and the framework for granting development consents. It also considers how it fits in with the […]

Read More →
Latest

MIL-OSI New Zealand: Parliament Oral Questions – Oral Questions – 31 July 2018000031

By   /  July 31, 2018  /  24-7, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Banking and Finance, Education, Employment, English, Health, Immigration, Justice, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, New Zealand Parliament Questions for Oral Answers, Open Source Intel, Oral Questions, Parliament, Police  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Parliament Oral Questions – Oral Questions – 31 July 2018000031

Source: New Zealand Parliament – Oral Questions and Answers Hon SIMON BRIDGES to the Prime Minister: Does he stand by all his Government’s policies and actions? KIRITAPU ALLAN to the Minister of Finance: What impact is global economic conditions having on the New Zealand economy, and what changes, if any, are required to respond to […]

Read More →
Latest

MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Hard-pressed households need Government action to deal with debts

By   /  July 26, 2018  /  Aid, Banking and Finance, British House of Commons News, Budget, committeenews, commonsnews, communitiesandfamilies, England, English, Europe, great britain, Health, houseofcommons, MIL OSI, News, Open Source Intel, Parliament, parliamentgovernmentandpolitics, pensions, Show on home page, Taxation, Trade, UK Politics, United Kingdom, United States of America  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Hard-pressed households need Government action to deal with debts

Source: British House of Commons News 26 July 2018The Treasury Committee has today published a unanimously-agreed report on household finances. Key findingsMany households are over-indebted and lack a ‘rainy day’ savings buffer‘Uncompromising’ local and central government debt collection should be reformedFCA should move forward with regulation to limit cost of high-cost credit, including overdraft fees, […]

Read More →