Industrial Competitiveness

Part of Oral Answers to Questions — Trade and Industry – in the House of Commons at 2:22 pm on 12th July 1995.

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Photo of Mr Spencer Batiste Mr Spencer Batiste , Elmet 2:22 pm, 12th July 1995

Given the importance of science and technology to industrial competitiveness, and the new functions of my right hon. Friend's Department, can he confirm that the functions of the Office of Science and Technology will be ring-fenced within his Department and that it will continue its strategic overview of Government research and development conducted across the board?