It’s time for sensible, conservative action to protect the vulnerable – and allow the majority a safe flutter.
Posts Tagged: Regulation
As you embrace cafe society, remember that it was this website that won you your new found freedom.
The CBI supports the Government’s timetable and Starmer is keeping his head down. It is quite the turnaround.
The ban on flavoured tobacco is a sign of a public health lobby that is too focused on coercive regulation and inexperienced at debate and persuasion.
It’s easier, faster and cheaper for restaurants, bars and shops to make use of the pavement.
Ministers can carry on trying, through the British Business Bank or directly, to push on this Gordian Knot – or slice through it.
Eamonn Butler: After the lockdown. If there is a role for the state, it is in getting out of the way of recovery.
It should remove those taxes and regulations that will stop business from applying their ingenuity on the problem of rebuilding from the ruins.
Shanker Singham: Brexit – and why the transition period must not be extended beyond December this year
To remain in it for any longer than necessary would leave the fragile economy we will have after Covid-19 very vulnerable.
Ryan Bourne: The upside-world of virus economics. And why we free marketeers must adapt our usual ways of thinking.
The theoretical aim of policy then should be bridging over what is hopefully a short pause in activity – eliminating near-term distress for households and businesses.
Managing various parallel negotiating tracks at the same time will be a complex task, but it must be done.
Unlike litigious firms, trades unions such as mine have a long-term stake in the success of every company that employs our members.
It will mean woke bureaucrats censoring Tory activists, undermining entrepreneurs, and threatening our free press. Time to drop it once and for all.
To make the most of the policy’s potential, Government must pair it with a raft of other reforms.
Harmonisation flies in the face of global trends towards equivalence rather than the highly legalistic regulatory formula favoured by the Union.
Today I am launching a Free Trade Parliamentary Caucus, to help Parliamentarians learn about the topic – and to advocate for the policy.