A number of concerns precipitated the reform of the Cancer Drugs Fund (CDF) in July last year. Recognising that it was no longer sustainable in its original form, NHS England and NICE agreed to consult to reform the Fund from April 2016. Six months post-reform, we ask whether the fundamental issues that compromised the NHS’ guiding principles have been addressed.
Tomorrow’s cars will talk far more than they do today. They will communicate with their driver, if a driver is required, other vehicles or road users as well as the transport infrastructure they use.
The European Commission has services such as WhatsApp and Facebook Messenger clearly in its sights as it prepares to overhaul the ePrivacy Directive. But many other services will be affected by the changes due for publication later this month.
The European Commission pushed out eight legislative proposals last month constituting the biggest package of energy market reform proposals in one go that the EU has ever seen.