The U.K. achieved its first national carbon budget and target for greenhouse gas emissions reductions under the Kyoto Protocol treaty, according to final data from the Department of Energy and Climate Change.
Gibraltar, the 300-year-old U.K. territory near the southern tip of Spain, is attracting hedge funds by offering low tax rates and regulation that enables managers to market investments across the European Union.
Royal Vopak NV won approval from Spain to triple the capacity of its terminal for storing liquids including gasoline, diesel, naphtha and bunker fuel for ships in a bay next to the British territory of Gibraltar.
The Josh Harris-controlled Philadelphia 76ers and New Jersey Devils signed a multiyear marketing agreement with partypoker, becoming the first major U.S.-based professional sports teams to align themselves with online gambling.
The corruption scandal roiling the Spanish government is spilling over the borders after Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy confronted the U.K over the disputed territory of Gibraltar on Spain’s southern coast.