Business and Job Creation

Part of Oral Answers to Questions — Treasury – in the House of Commons at 11:30 am on 11th December 2012.

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Photo of Andrew Jones Andrew Jones Conservative, Harrogate and Knaresborough 11:30 am, 11th December 2012

As someone who has set up small businesses myself, I think that encouraging small business creation is part of the solution to the country’s economic problems. Does my right hon. Friend agree that it is a sign of the strength of the private sector in this country that we have seen new businesses created in such record numbers and that this has been one of the factors in generating the 1 million-plus private sector jobs created since the election?