Chi Onwurah

Shadow Minister (Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy) (Industrial Strategy)

Labour MP for Newcastle upon Tyne Central

@ChiOnwurah

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Last updated: 19 Dec 2018

Recent appearances

  • Leaving the EU 14 Jan 2019

    Does the Prime Minister recognise that by threatening Members of Parliament with a democratic catastrophe if we vote against her job-destroying deal, she is embracing not only the hand of President Trump, but his methods? Will she now say, explicitly and for the particular benefit in particular of those who threaten Members of Parliament both online and on our streets, that her Government...
  • Written Answers — Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy: UK Research and Innovation: Per Capita Costs 10 Jan 2019

    To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, what the funding per head of population was by (a) UK Research and Innovation and (b) its predecessor bodies in (i) each region of England and (ii) the nations of the UK in each of the last five financial years.
  • Written Answers — Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy: Research: Per Capita Costs 10 Jan 2019

    To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, pursuant to the Answer of 18 December 2018 to Question 202141 on UK Research and Innovation: Per Capita Costs, what assessment he has made of the disparities in per head funding for R&D throughout the (a) regions and (b) constituent parts of the UK.

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Labour MP for Newcastle upon Tyne Central

Entered the House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election

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Chi Onwurah campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Cabinet Office
  • Department for Culture
  • Media and Sport
  • Department for Business
  • Energy and Industrial Strategy
  • Culture Media and Sport
  • Training
  • Broadband
  • Travel and Subsistence Payments
  • Cybercrime
  • Departmental Chief Scientific Advisers

Currently held offices

  • Shadow Minister (Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy) (Industrial Strategy) (since 10 Oct 2016)

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Minister (Business, Innovation and Skills) (18 Sep 2015 to 10 Oct 2016)
  • Shadow Minister (Culture, Media and Sport) (18 Sep 2015 to 9 Oct 2016)
  • Shadow Minister (Cabinet Office) (11 Jan 2013 to 18 Sep 2015)
  • Shadow Minister (Business, Innovation and Skills) (8 Oct 2010 to 11 Jan 2013)
  • Member, Business, Innovation and Skills Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 2 Nov 2010)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 7 Jan 2019.

1. Employment and earnings
29 November 2017, received £335 from Box 1824 (Aurora 3 LLC), 12000 Biscayne BLVD - Suite 202 (Antigo 313), North Miami, FL 33181, for an interview on 17 October 2017. Hours: 90 mins. (Registered 05 January 2018)
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: Huawei Technologies (UK) Co Ltd
Address of donor: 300 South Oak Way, Green Park, Reading RG2 6UF

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: An entrance pass to the CES (Consumer Electronics Show) Exhibition, value £227

Date received: 9 January 2018

Date accepted: 9 January 2018

Donor status: company, registration 04295981

(Registered 04 October 2018)
Name of donor: Huawei Technologies (UK) Co Ltd
Address of donor: 300 South Oak Way, Green Park, Reading RG2 6UF

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: Guest of Huawei at 48 Group fundraising dinner, value £200

Date received: 12 February 2018

Date accepted: 12 February 2018

Donor status: company, registration 04295981

(Registered 04 October 2018)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Center for European Studies, University of Texas at Austin
Address of donor: National Resource Center, 158 W 21st St., Austin, TX 78712

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): air fare, hotel accommodation and board for four nights at a value £2,287.55; reimbursement of fares on Heathrow Express and taxi costs: £33.64; £2,321.19 in total

Destination of visit: Austin, Texas

Dates of visit: 4-11 November 2017

Purpose of visit: To speak at Conference for Europe, University of Texas.

(Registered 02 January 2018)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
From 2 September 2016, a house in Amble: (i). (Registered 02 November 2016)
Holiday apartment in Portugal, which became registrable from 2 September 2016: (i). (Registered 07 November 2016)
8. Miscellaneous
Chartered engineer (non-practising).
From 15 December 2015, Honorary Vice President of ACTSA (Action for South Africa). (Registered 17 December 2015)
From 6 July 2016, Director of the Foundation for Science & Technology. (Registered 12 August 2016)
On 16 January 2018, my name was drawn at a LEOcoin Foundation event as someone to nominate local schools/colleges to receive a share of a £10,000 award from the LEOcoin Foundation. (Registered 05 February 2018)

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