Zelenskyy says there is no point in approaching EU officials about Ukraine joining the bloc

KIEV (UrduPoint News / Sputnik – October 19, 2021) Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy has said he sees no point in asking senior EU officials about EU membership prospects. “Honestly, there is no point in asking certain questions of our distinguished colleagues when we know the answer in advance. Therefore, I …

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3 men detained for smuggling, supplying ganja in the district | Coimbatore News

Coimbatore: City police arrested a three-member gang involved in smuggling marijuana (ganja) from Andhra Pradesh and selling in the district on Saturday night. According to a police officer, a special team led by Sub-Inspector Jecis Udhayaraj got a tip on the ganja peddlers and deployed a decoy to strike a …

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Concerns grow in coalition that Greens are planning city tariffs

Concerns are growing among the two main coalition parties that the Green Party is preparing a series of congestion charges as part of its climate change agenda. The controversial congestion regime proposed for Dublin, Cork and Galway has already been imposed in London and in European cities like Paris, Oslo …

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Irish logistics resilience to the test

The challenges of an efficient global supply chain have been well documented, in particular the critical situation facing our closest trading partner, Great Britain. The resilience of the Irish freight distribution and logistics sector is continually being tested due to the intense change demanded by post-Brexit trade demands and, of …

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US Special Envoy for the Balkans Gabriel Escobar: we have a response to Russian influence

U.S. Assistant Secretary of State and the President’s Special Envoy for the Western Balkans Gabriel Escobar said the new U.S. administration will be very active in the region, saying the United States has a response to Russian influence. Speaking about the new US administration’s commitment to the region, Escobar told …

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India News | MP Odisha Should Act Against Ganja Smuggling, Baghel Day Says After Jashpur Incident

Raipur, October 16 (PTI) Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel said on Saturday that neighboring Madhya Pradesh and Odisha governments should take action to curb the smuggling of ganja (cannabis) into their states. Read also | Infinix Note 11, launch of Infinix Note 11 Pro smartphones; Check prices, features and specifications. …

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Customs auction 110 cars

Customs authorities are expected to auction 110 vehicles, most of which are luxury brands such as BMW, Land Rover, Mitsubishi, Mercedes-Benz and Lexus brought to the port of Chattogram about ten years ago duty-free in under a United Nations convention. The “United Nations Customs Convention on the Temporary Importation of …

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Lessons from the confusing price of Egyptian whiskey

There are the tariffs, there are the prohibitive tariffs and then there are the Egyptian tariffs on whiskey. It’s arguably the most fascinating import tax ever, in large part because nothing makes sense about it. Egypt’s bound tariff on whiskey, the cap it promises the World Trade Organization (WTO) not …

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Information bulletin at 08:00 ATHENS 9.84

Lots of problems in northern Greece due to bad weather. In the region of Central Macedonia, firefighters received 30 calls, including 26 for pumping water from houses and 4 for transporting people to safe places, in the Zagliveri area of ​​the municipality of Lagada, Thessaloniki, after an overflowed stream. A …

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Inaugural meeting of the EU-UK Trade Specialist Committee on Customs Cooperation and Rules of Origin scheduled for Thursday

The Specialized Trade Committee on Customs Cooperation and Rules of Origin (the “Committee“) is due to meet for the first time on Thursday 7 October. The EU / UK Joint Committee was established by the EU-UK Trade and Cooperation Agreement (“TCA“) with the role of monitoring and reviewing consistency in …

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