Europe is facing a major year for political elections which could have far-reaching consequences for the future of the Eurozone and even the EU.
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.
Hume Brophy has strengthened its senior team in the UK, with the appointment of Pete Murray as Director of Corporate Affairs.
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.
Donald Trump’s election victory looks likely to herald a new age of American trade protectionism and combativeness, including tearing up decades-old free trade deals with historic trade partners or imposing double-digit tariffs on foreign imports.
If there’s one term that encapsulates the world of technology in 2016, apart from perhaps ‘cyber security’, it has to be ‘digital transformation’. Nearly every technology company is talking about it – and it’s affecting organisations of all sizes in all industries.