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AERL meets Lord Mayor

Shmuel Ben Tovim, Lord Mayor David Lewis and Neil Chrimes Members of the Association of Economic Representatives in London were invited to a briefing with…

Immigration or recruitment?

With new immigration rules coming into effect this year, trade and commercial attachés advising companies investing in the UK will be debating whether it is…

US perimeter fence complete

By mid-June the US Embassy’s perimeter security project will be complete, US Ambassador Robert Tuttle has announced. Two new entry pavilions will be opened, one…

Embassy insurance firm launched

A new insurance company for envoys has launched. Towergate Embassy Insurance (TIC) is owned by Towergate Insurance, which already works with 50 missions. TIC hopes…

IMO HQ gets hi-tech makeover

After a 20-month refurbishment, the IMO headquarters have re-opened for business. The formal re-launch will take place at a special ceremony in mid-June to coincide…

Wurth seeing

How does a diplomat endure the tedium of meetings in Brussels? Hubert Wurth, the Ambassador of Luxembourg, doodled. And, ironically, the product of some of…

On the fringes with Elizabeth Stewart

On the fringes with Elizabeth Stewart, editor Eurovision diplomacy I have a confession to make. I am one of those sad people who takes an…

Attachés visit new cultural quarter

King’s Hall is London’s first new concert hall in 25 years he transformation of Kings Cross into an emerging cultural quarter was the topic for…