Manufacturing Industry

Part of Oral Answers to Questions — Trade and Industry – in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 25th March 1999.

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Photo of Stephen Byers Stephen Byers Secretary of State, Department of Trade and Industry 12:00 am, 25th March 1999

As I have said, there are a number of issues that we will discuss with the business sector to find out how we can lift the burden of regulation from business. We have started that process. It would be premature to identify today one particular proposal that may or may not be supported, but we intend to take a radical approach to the issue. I take it seriously. I intend to take action quickly to ensure that that burden can be lifted.