Many European businesses have yet to anticipate the new red tape that will be compulsory to trade with Britain after Jan. 1, the head of French customs warned, as the risk of queues of European lorries being turned down at the French port of Calais...
Ole RyborgCalais is Brexit-ready, but many businesses are not #eudk #Brexit
Our citizens are dying and our hospitals overwhelmed. Either we respond with unwavering solidarity or our union fails, writes the Spanish prime minister
Ole RyborgEurope's future is at stake in this coronacrisis.
“either we rise to this challenge or we will fail as a union,” writes Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez.
“We have reached a critical juncture......We need unwavering solidarity.” #eudk
In this unprecedented situation, it is legitimate that Member States adopt extraordinary measures to protect their citizens and overcome the crisis. We are however deeply concerned about the risk of violations of the principles of rule of law,...
Ole RyborgStatement by Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, Sweden on the need to monitor the rule of law in EU countries during the #coronacrisis #eudk
Dansk Frontex-mandskab nægtede at adlyde kontroversiel ordre i livsfarligt farvand.
Ole RyborgGreek Frontex leader ordered Danish Frontex patrol boat to force 33 rescued refugees/migrants back in their dingy and to tow them across the sea border. The Danish patrol boat refused to follow the order from "Operation Poseidon" headquarters
Kina-ambassadør lagde stort pres på den færøske lagmand i sagen om Huaweis levering af 5G-netværk.
Ole RyborgSecret recording shows that Chinese ambassador told the Faroe Islands it could forget about trade agreements with China if the telecommunications company Føroya Tele did not enter into a 5G network agreement with the Chinese telecom giant Huawei #brexit
Ole RyborgWarning of threat to UK-EU trade deal from US food demands.
UK ministry of the Environment and Agriculture (DEFRA) expect presure from the UK Department of Trade to lover UK health standards in order for the UK to secure a UK-US trade deal after brexit
Fears over practices like chlorine-washing chicken are unfounded, says the head of America's farm lobby.
Ole RyborgUK must accept US food standards in trade deal, says US farm chief.
US producers use chlorine wash on chickens and use hormone in beef. Both illegal in the EU.
If allowed in UK it would increase the argument for border controls on goods coming from UK.
Efter brexit skulle antallet af danskere i Europa-Parlamentet vokse fra 13 til 14. Men det kan ændre sig, hvis brexit forsinkes.
Ole RyborgEU leaders are expected to insist that any Brexit delay will be of one year and that UK hold an election to the European Parliament if article 50 is extended. A 3 month delay because of lack of clarity in UK Brexit politics would not be acceptable to EU27
Storbritannien kan blive nødt til at udskyde brexit, fordi EU insisterer på at have styr på sin grænse.
Ole RyborgThe UK wanted #Brexit to get control over its borders. Now EU demands to control goods an animals coming into the internal market via its external border with Northern Ireland can end up delaying Brexit beyond 29th March
Ole RyborgHer en lang og dybdegående artikel fra DR som forklarer, hvordan statskasser i Danmark og andre europæiske lande har mistet 410 milliarder kroner på grund af snyd med #udbytteskat. Historien er lavet i et samarbejde med 19 forskellige medier #cumExFiles
Borgerlige vælgeres opbakning til Danmarks EU-medlemskab er vokset siden briterne bestemte sig for at forlade EU.
Ole RyborgSupport for Danish membership of the EU has increased dramatically since British voters voted for #Brexit according to poll.
If Danes should vote on EU membership the IN vote would win by 27 percent points