Oral Answers to Questions — Board of Trade

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  • Hotel Industry (8 speeches)

    asked the President of the Board of Trade whether he will take steps to encourage investment in the hotel industry in places outside London.

  • Holiday-in-Britain Campaign (8 speeches)

    asked the President of the Board of Trade whether he is satisfied that the sum of £300,000 recently granted by Her Majesty's Government to the British Travel Association for encouraging...

  • North Atlantic Passenger Liner Trade (4 speeches)

    asked the President of the Board of Trade what study he has made of the problems of the North Atlantic passenger liner trade with a view to retaining a reasonable proportion of it for Great Britain.

  • Stansted Airport (16 speeches)

    asked the President of the Board of Trade what representations he has considered from the Greater London Council for a new inquiry into the proposal to site the third London airport at Stansted;...

  • Insurance Premiums (Increases) (6 speeches)

    asked the President of the Board of Trade why he agreed to allow increases of 150 per cent. on small insurance premiums by insurance companies, in view of the Government's prices and incomes policy.

  • Development Areas (Factory Closures) (6 speeches)

    asked the President of the Board of Trade by what means he is informed of the impending closure of industrial concerns in the development areas.

  • Air Services (South-West) (6 speeches)

    asked the President of the Board of Trade if he will take further steps to ensure regular air services between the far South-West and the remainder of the country.

  • Redundant Airline Pilots (6 speeches)

    asked the President of the Board of Trade how many airline pilots have become redundant since 1st June, 1967.

  • British Week Trade Fairs (7 speeches)

    asked the President of the Board of Trade whether he will make a statement on the value of British Weeks abroad, with particular reference to the recent British Weeks in Brussels and Toronto.

  • Portsmouth Airport (Aircraft Accidents) (4 speeches)

    asked the President of the Board of Trade whether he will make a statement on the two aircraft mishaps at Portsmouth Airport on Tuesday 15th August last, and on any relevant implications for...

  • Northern Region (8 speeches)

    asked the President of the Board of Trade how many applications for industrial grants and loans from industrialists wishing to develop in the Northern Region are being considered by the Board of...

  • British European Airways (BAC211) (6 speeches)

    asked the President of the Board of Trade if he will make a statement about the request by British European Airways for the British Aircraft Corporation 2–11 aircraft.

  • European Economic Community (10 speeches)

    asked the President of the Board of Trade if he will publish a White Paper on the effects of joining the Common Market.

  • Turnhouse Airport (Radar Equipment) (6 speeches)

    asked the President of the Board of Trade, what communication he has had from the Edinburgh Airport Consultative Committee about the lack of surveillance radar equipment at Turnhouse; and what...

  • South Africa (10 speeches)

    asked the President of the Board of Trade if he will make a statement on the expansion of the United Kingdom's trade with South Africa.

  • Coalmining Areas (14 speeches)

    asked the President of the Board of Trade what steps he proposes to take in order to effect an improvement in the employment position in coalmining areas; by what date he expects to have...

  • Motor Cars (United States and Canada) (8 speeches)

    asked the President of the Board of Trade what steps have been taken by Her Majesty's Government to secure the revocation of the waiver to Article I of the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade...

  • Developing Countries (Tariff Preferences) (4 speeches)

    asked the President of the Board of Trade what is Her Majesty's Government's policy towards proposals which are being made for United Nations Commission for Trade and Development members to...

  • Under-developed Countries (Transport Vehicles) (4 speeches)

    asked the President of the Board of Trade if he will call for reports from his officials attached to High Commission staffs in Commonwealth under-developed countries on the type of vehicles...

  • Carriage Insurance Company (4 speeches)

    asked the President of the Board of Trade whether he will make a statement on the current position of the Carriage Insurance Company.

  • Domestic Air Routes (6 speeches)

    asked the President of the Board of Trade what proposals he has to promote greater competition on domestic air routes.

  • Private Companies (6 speeches)

    asked the President of the Board of Trade what study he has made of the causes of the sharp fall in the numbers of new private companies registered; what conclusions he has reached; and what...

  • Central West Fife (4 speeches)

    asked the President of the Board of Trade how many new jobs are currently in prospect in the Central West Fife area covering the employment exchange areas of Cowdenbeath, Dunfermline, and...

  • Consumer Council (Grant) (6 speeches)

    asked the President of the Board of Trade whether he will increase the present grant to the Consumer Council, in order that it should be able to provide a more effective and comprehensive service...

  • Pre-Packed Goods (Weights and Quantities) (6 speeches)

    asked the President of the Board of Trade if, in drafting legislation in consumer protection, he will seek to ensure that goods of common consumption including confectionery, cosmetics, soap...

  • B.O.A.C. Pilots (Dispute) (6 speeches)

    asked the President of the Board of Trade whether he is satisfied that passenger safety is not imperilled as a result of the dispute between British Overseas Airways Corporation and its pilots;...

  • Knitwear Imports (Portugal) (10 speeches)

    asked the President of the Board of Trade, in view of the fact that imports of knitwear from Portugal for the first half of 1967 amounted to £1,789,000, compared with £464,000 for the...

  • Eastern Europe (6 speeches)

    asked the President of the Board of Trade what proposals he has for improving trade with all countries of Eastern Europe; and what improvements he is introducing in his Department and bodies...

  • Manufactured Goods (World Export Markets) (4 speeches)

    asked the President of the Board of Trade what has been Great Britain's share of world export markets for manufactured goods for the years 1964, 1965, 1966 and the latest position for 1967,...

  • South-West Economic Planning Council (Report) (4 speeches)

    asked the President of the Board of Trade if he has studied the report of the South-West Economic Planning Council, "A Region With a Future"; and if it is his policy that Plymouth should become a...