Cross-border drug trafficking cases nearly doubled in four years – EU agency

The number of cross-border drug trafficking cases referred to the European agency for prosecutorial cooperation nearly doubled in four years to 562 in 2020, partly driven by a huge increase in the production of synthetic drugs, the agency said. In a report published on Monday Eurojust said drug trafficking in… Read More

COVID-19 has transformed Somaliland’s remittance lifeline

By Mark Bradbury, Mohamed Aden Hassan, Ahmed M Musa and Nauja Kleist, openDemocracy, 19 April 2021 openDemocracy — In April 2020, when the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic were first beginning to be felt, the World Bank projected that remittances to low-… Read More

CEO Debacle at Danske Bank Draws Warning From Shareholders

Danske Bank A/S has once again lost a chief executive, ushered out under yet another cloud of scandal. Denmark’s main shareholder group says the question now is whether there’s such a thing as a qualified CEO with a perfectly clean record. The biggest Danish bank stunned investors on Monday… Read More