EU chief says Greece is Europe’s shield in migrant crisis

Image copyright AFP Image caption Migrants in Greek custody at the border with Turkey on Tuesday The head of the European Commission has sent a strong message of support to Greece in its attempts to stop migrants crossing its border from Turkey. "Our first priority is to ensure order is maintained at the Greek external border, which is also a European border," Ursula von der Leyen said. She...

Will #Brexit spell an end to Premier League’s competitiveness?

The British business world suffered another setback last week, after Prime Minister Boris Johnson indicated he would be prepared to walk away from Brexit talks this summer if sufficient progress had not yet been made. A failure to strike a working deal with the EU would surely damage confidence in British markets even further, with many executives already feeling a keen sense of doom regarding...