U.K. mandates masks, PCR tests for arrivals to stem Omicron seeding

U.K. mandates masks, PCR tests for arrivals to stem Omicron seeding

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has announced further measures to curb the spread of the new variant of Omicron coronavirus, including PCR testing for passengers … Read more

Europe reins in Big Tech: What you need to know

Europe reins in Big Tech: What you need to know

European ministers on Thursday gave the go-ahead for their versions of two new, massive EU sets of rules to tame big tech and tackle illegal … Read more

What’s in the German coalition deal for Europe

What’s in the German coalition deal for Europe

Germany’s new government plans to push Brussels towards more rule of law, supports EU treaty changes and could simply be open to changing European debt … Read more

Irish ‘making preparations’ for possible EU-UK trade war

Irish ‘making preparations’ for possible EU-UK trade war

DUBLIN – The European Commission could suspend the Brexit trade deal if Britain stops enforcing EU rules in Northern Irish ports, Irish Deputy Prime Minister … Read more

Britain’s health minister: Get booster shot, avoid Christmas restrictions

Britain’s health minister: Get booster shot, avoid Christmas restrictions

UK citizens can help bypass winter COVID-19 restrictions by getting a booster vaccination as soon as they are eligible, UK Health Secretary Sajid Javid said … Read more