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Crispin Blunt

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15 July 2019 - View full entry

1. Employment and earnings

 
  • 30 May 2019, received £270 for an article published on 18 May 2019. Hours: 3 hrs. (Registered 09 July 2019)
  • 27 June 2019, received £200 for an article published on 10 June 2019. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 09 July 2019)

1 July 2019 - View full entry

1. Employment and earnings

  • From 22 March 2018 until further notice, I am retained by Wena Consult Ltd of Cranbrook House, 61 Cranbrook Road, Ilford IP1 4PG. I provide advice on UK exports to Middle Eastern markets. I received £20,000 on 22 March 2018 and I expect to receive £20,000 in arrears each March for a minimum of 80 hours’ work each year. (Registered 17 April 2018)
  • 8 May 2018, received £5,000 for work done as part of an advisory panel. Hours: approx. 50 hrs. (Registered 15 June 2018)
  • From 22 March 2018 until 16 April 2019, retained by Wena Consult Ltd of Cranbrook House, 61 Cranbrook Road, Ilford IP1 4PG, to provide advice on UK exports to Middle Eastern markets. I received £20,000 from Nael Farargy of [private address], beneficial owner of 90% of Wena Consult, on 22 March 2018, as an engagement fee. Hours: 300 hrs. (Registered 17 April 2019; updated 25 June 2019)

17 June 2019 - View full entry

1. Employment and earnings

 

3 June 2019 - View full entry

1. Employment and earnings

 

4. Visits outside the UK

  • Name of donor: (1) Privateer Holdings Inc (2) Botanica Inc
    Address of donor: (1) 1920 Eastlake Ave E, Seattle, Washington State, USA (2) 3300 1st Avenue S, #100, WA98134, Seattle, Washington State, USA

    Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): (1) Hotel accommodation, subsistence, air fares, air and road transport provided to a total of £2,532 (2) £3,750 paid to me on 3 April 2018 for the travel and accommodation costs of two accompanying staff members, one of whom is employed by another Member of Parliament

    Destination of visit: Seattle, Washington State, USA

    Dates of visit: 9-15 April 2018

    Purpose of visit: To understand the regulatory, licensing and economic issues around the cannabis industry in Washington State.

    (Registered 01 May 2018; updated 09 May 2018)
 

23 April 2019 - View full entry

1. Employment and earnings

  • 8 May 2018, received £5,000 from Irvine Thanvi Natas Solicitors, No 5 The Office Village, Romford Rd, London E15 4EA, for work done as part of an advisory panel. Hours: approx. 50 hrs. (Registered 15 June 2018)
  • Payments from Irvine Thanvi Natas Solicitors, No 5 The Office Village, Romford Rd, London E15 4EA:
  • 8 May 2018, received £5,000 for work done as part of an advisory panel. Hours: approx. 50 hrs. (Registered 15 June 2018)
  • 29 February 2019, received £3,000 for work done as part of an advisory panel. Hours: approx. 40 hrs. (Registered 18 April 2019)
  • 3 April 2019, received £350 for an article commissioned and not used. Hours: 3 hrs. (Registered 18 April 2019)
  • 14 March 2019, received £500 from Intelligence Squared Ltd, 6th Floor Newcombe House, 45 Notting Hill Gate, London W11 3LQ, for taking part in a panel discussion on 4 February 2019. Hours: 5 hrs, including preparation. (Registered 18 April 2019)

18 February 2019 - View full entry

1. Employment and earnings

 
  • Payment of £350 expected for an article written on 11 December 2018. Hours: 3 hrs. (Registered 15 February 2019)

4. Visits outside the UK

 
  • Name of donor: Conservative Drug Policy Reform Group Ltd
    Address of donor: 12 New Fetter Lane, London EC4A 1JP

    Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Reimbursement of expenses (travel, accommodation and subsistence) to a value of £347.21 for a visit organised by Cannabis Europa

    Destination of visit: Maison la Chimie, Ile de France, Paris

    Dates of visit: 7-8 February 2019

    Purpose of visit: Visit organised by Cannabis Europa, to learn more about the medical cannabis industry.

    (Registered 14 February 2019)

8. Miscellaneous

 
  • From 31 January 2019 until further notice, unpaid Chairman of Conservative Drug Policy Reform Group Ltd (CDPRG Ltd) a company which promotes evidence based drug policy, of 12 New Fetter Lane, London EC4A 1JP. (Registered 15 February 2019)

4 February 2019 - View full entry

4. Visits outside the UK

  • Name of donor: Lords and Commons Cricket Club
    Address of donor: House of Commons, London SW1A 0AA

    Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): £985 towards in country accommodation costs

    Destination of visit: Melbourne and Sydney, Australia

    Date of visit: 27 December 2017 – 6 January 2018

    Purpose of visit: to participate in an inter-parliamentary cricket tournament and to raise funds for two local charities.

    (Registered 24 January 2018)
 

21 January 2019 - View full entry

4. Visits outside the UK

 
  • Name of donor: Kingdom of Bahrain Ministry of Foreign Affairs
    Address of donor: PO Box 547, Government Road, Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain

    Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights, transport, food and accommodation with a value of £1,332

    Destination of visit: Bahrain

    Dates of visit: 25-29 October 2018

    Purpose of visit: Parliamentary delegation, with the Conservative Middle East Council, to the IISS Manama dialogue 2018 in order to gain a greater understanding of the regional security and strategic challenges.

    (Registered 08 January 2019)
  • Name of donor: Le Cercle
    Address of donor: First Floor, 85 Great Portland Street, London W1W 7LT

    Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Return business class flights £2,786; hotel accommodation £685.37; subsistence and taxis £530; total £4,001.37

    Destination of visit: Washington DC

    Dates of visit: 29 November - 2 December 2018

    Purpose of visit: To attend and address a conference.

    (Registered 08 January 2019)

7 January 2019 - View full entry

1. Employment and earnings

  • Payments received from Ipsos Mori, 3 Thomas More Square, London E1W 1YW, for completing opinion surveys:
  • 14 September 2017, received £200 for survey completed on 14 July 2017. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 19 December 2017)
  • Payment of £200 expected for survey completed on 15 December 2017. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 19 December 2017)
  • Payments received for articles from the Telegraph Media Group Limited, 111 Buckingham Palace Road, London SW1W 0DT:
  • 12 December 2018, received £400. Hours: 3 hrs. (Registered 27 December 2018)

4. Visits outside the UK

  • Name of donor: Kingdom of Bahrain Ministry of Foreign Affairs
    Address of donor: P.O. Box 547, Government Road, Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain

    Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights, transport, food and accommodation with a value of £3,250

    Destination of visit: Bahrain

    Dates of visit: 7-11 December 2017

    Purpose of visit: Parliamentary delegation, with the Conservative Middle East Council, to the IISS Manama Dialogue 2017 in order to gain a deeper understanding of the strategic links between the Kingdom of Bahrain and the wider Gulf States and the UK.

    (Registered 13 December 2017)
 

3 December 2018 - View full entry

1. Employment and earnings

  • 14 November 2017, £250 paid to an NGO by Slainte Media Ltd, 133 Finnieston Street, Glasgow G3 8HB. This was in respect of an interview recorded on 14 November 2017 and broadcast by Russia Today (RT UK), 16th Floor, Millbank Tower, 21-24 Millbank, London SW1P 4QP on 16 November 2017. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 16 November 2017)
 

2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)

  • Name of donor: Nael Farargy
    Address of donor: private

    Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £20,000 to hire a part time member of staff and meet office and staff expenses.

    Date received: 3 November 2017

    Date accepted: 3 November 2017

    Donor status: individual

    (Registered 14 November 2017)
 

19 November 2018 - View full entry

1. Employment and earnings

 

4. Visits outside the UK

  • Name of donor: Kurdistan Regional Government UK Representation
    Address of donor: 50 Broadway, London SW1H 0RG

    Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): For myself and a member of staff, flights £2,054; accommodation £602; subsistence £110; total value £2,766

    Destination of visit: Erbil, Kurdistan region of Iraq

    Dates of visit: 23-28 September 2017 (22-28 September 2017 for my member of staff)

    Purpose of visit: Observe the Independence Referendum in in the Kurdistan Regional of Iraq.

    (Registered 13 October 2017)
 

29 October 2018 - View full entry

4. Visits outside the UK

 
  • Name of Donor: Forward Thinking
    Address of donor: The Griffin Building, 83 Clerkenwell Road, London EC1R 5AR

    Estimate of the probable value, or amount of any donation: accommodation, flights and taxis with a total value of £1,893

    Destination of visit: New York City, USA

    Dates of visit: 22-25 September 2018

    Purpose of visit: to attend a conference of the Helsinki dialogue process in the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly.

    (Registered 19 October 2018)
  • Name of donor: (1) Kamal Exchange Company; (2) Government of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan;
    Address of donor: (1) Al -Shareef Naser Bin Jameel Street, Bldg. 157 Near Sport City Circle, Amman, Jordan. (2) Royal Court, Raghadan, Amman, Jordan;

    Estimate of the probable value, or amount of any donation: for me and a researcher, (1) flights to and from Jordan costing a total of £3,730 and (2) accommodation costing a total of £568.88.

    Destination of visit: Amman, Jordan

    Dates of visit: 18-21 September 2018

    Purpose of visit: to examine the current political, security and economic situation of Jordan and assess the implications for the United Kingdom.

    (Registered 22 October 2018)

1 October 2018 - View full entry

1. Employment and earnings

 

10 September 2018 - View full entry

1. Employment and earnings

 

18 June 2018 - View full entry

1. Employment and earnings

 
  • 8 May 2018, received £5,000 from Irvine Thanvi Natas Solicitors, No 5 The Office Village, Romford Rd, London E15 4EA, for work done as part of an advisory panel. Hours: approx. 50 hrs. (Registered 15 June 2018)

14 May 2018 - View full entry

4. Visits outside the UK

 
  • Name of donor: (1) Privateer Holdings Inc (2) Botanica Inc
    Address of donor: (1) 1920 Eastlake Ave E, Seattle, Washington State, USA (2) 3300 1st Avenue S, #100, WA98134, Seattle, Washington State, USA

    Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): (1) Hotel accommodation, subsistence, air fares, air and road transport provided to a total of £2,532 (2) £3,750 paid to me on 3 April 2018 for the travel and accommodation costs of two accompanying staff members, one of whom is employed by another Member of Parliament

    Destination of visit: Seattle, Washington State, USA

    Dates of visit: 9-15 April 2018

    Purpose of visit: To understand the regulatory, licensing and economic issues around the cannabis industry in Washington State.

    (Registered 01 May 2018; updated 09 May 2018)

30 April 2018 - View full entry

1. Employment and earnings

 
  • From 22 March 2018 until further notice, I am retained by Wena Consult Ltd of Cranbrook House, 61 Cranbrook Road, Ilford IP1 4PG. I provide advice on UK exports to Middle Eastern markets. I received £20,000 on 22 March 2018 and I expect to receive £20,000 in arrears each March for a minimum of 80 hours’ work each year. (Registered 17 April 2018)

2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)

  • Name of donor: Nael Farargy
    Address of donor: private

    Amount of donation or nature and value of donation in kind: £20,000 to hire a part time member of staff and meet office and staff expenses

    Date received: 12 April 2017

    Date accepted: 12 April 2017

    Donor status: individual

    (Registered 18 April 2017)
 

4. Visits outside the UK

  • Name of donor: British-Turkish Tatlidil
    Address of donor: private

    Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights and accommodation for me and my partner, total value £405

    Destination of visit: Antalya, Turkey

    Date of visit: 24-26 March 2017

    Purpose of visit: Attendance at the annual British-Turkish Tatlidil conference with British and Turkish leaders.

    (Registered 07 April 2017)
  • Name of donor: Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (London Office)
    Address of donor: 63 Eccleston Square, London SW1V 1PH

    Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Hotel, accommodation, food and transport with a value of £923

    Destination of visit: Cadenabbia, Italy

    Dates of visit: 31 March – 2 April 2017

    Purpose of visit: Attendance at the annual German-British Parliamentary Dialogue, guest speaker in my role as Chairman of the Foreign Affairs Select Committee.

    (Registered 24 April 2017)
 

16 April 2018 - View full entry

1. Employment and earnings

  • From 30 January 2013 to 31 March 2017, non-executive director of the Social Investment Business Group. Address: 1st Floor, Derbyshire House, St Chads Street, London WC1H 8AG. From January 2017, paid £416.67 per month. Hours: an average of 8-12 hrs per month. (Updated 23 July 2015, 29 February 2016, 24 January 2017 and 04 April 2017)
 

5 February 2018 - View full entry

4. Visits outside the UK

  • Name of donor: Ministry of Foreign Affairs
    Address of donor: P.O. Box 547, Government Road, Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain

    Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): For myself, hotel accommodation, food and transport with a value of £1,894.15, plus travel, accommodation and food for my researcher at a cost of £3,250, total value £5,144.15

    Destination of visit: Manama, Bahrain

    Dates of visit: 9-12 December 2016

    Purpose of visit: Attendance of IISS Manama Dialogue as a guest speaker in my role as Chairman of the Foreign Affairs Select Committee.

    (Registered 04 January 2017; updated 09 January 2017)
  • Name of donor: Lords and Commons Cricket Club
    Address of donor: House of Commons, London SW1A 0AA

    Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): £985 towards in country accommodation costs

    Destination of visit: Melbourne and Sydney, Australia

    Date of visit: 27 December 2017 – 6 January 2018

    Purpose of visit: to participate in an inter-parliamentary cricket tournament and to raise funds for two local charities.

    (Registered 24 January 2018)

8 January 2018 - View full entry

1. Employment and earnings

 
  • Payments received from Ipsos Mori, 3 Thomas More Square, London E1W 1YW, for completing opinion surveys:
  • 14 September 2017, received £200 for survey completed on 14 July 2017. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 19 December 2017)
  • Payment of £200 expected for survey completed on 15 December 2017. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 19 December 2017)

4. Visits outside the UK

 
  • Name of donor: Kingdom of Bahrain Ministry of Foreign Affairs
    Address of donor: P.O. Box 547, Government Road, Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain

    Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights, transport, food and accommodation with a value of £3,250

    Destination of visit: Bahrain

    Dates of visit: 7-11 December 2017

    Purpose of visit: Parliamentary delegation, with the Conservative Middle East Council, to the IISS Manama Dialogue 2017 in order to gain a deeper understanding of the strategic links between the Kingdom of Bahrain and the wider Gulf States and the UK.

    (Registered 13 December 2017)

27 November 2017 - View full entry

1. Employment and earnings

 
  • 14 November 2017, £250 paid to an NGO by Slainte Media Ltd, 133 Finnieston Street, Glasgow G3 8HB. This was in respect of an interview recorded on 14 November 2017 and broadcast by Russia Today (RT UK), 16th Floor, Millbank Tower, 21-24 Millbank, London SW1P 4QP on 16 November 2017. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 16 November 2017)

2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)

 
  • Name of donor: Nael Farargy
    Address of donor: private

    Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £20,000 to hire a part time member of staff and meet office and staff expenses.

    Date received: 3 November 2017

    Date accepted: 3 November 2017

    Donor status: individual

    (Registered 14 November 2017)

23 October 2017 - View full entry

4. Visits outside the UK

 
  • Name of donor: Kurdistan Regional Government UK Representation
    Address of donor: 50 Broadway, London SW1H 0RG

    Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): For myself and a member of staff, flights £2,054; accommodation £602; subsistence £110; total value £2,766

    Destination of visit: Erbil, Kurdistan region of Iraq

    Dates of visit: 23-28 September 2017 (22-28 September 2017 for my member of staff)

    Purpose of visit: Observe the Independence Referendum in in the Kurdistan Regional of Iraq.

    (Registered 13 October 2017)

7 July 2017 - View full entry

3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources

  • Name of donor: Mehdi Shalfrooshan
    Address of donor: private

    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: two tickets, including dinner, to Nabucco at the Royal Opera House, value £470

    Date received: 18 June 2016

    Date accepted: 18 June 2016

    Donor status: individual

    (Registered 30 June 2016)
 

2 May 2017 - View full entry

2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)

 
  • Name of donor: Nael Farargy
    Address of donor: private

    Amount of donation or nature and value of donation in kind: £20,000 to hire a part time member of staff and meet office and staff expenses

    Date received: 12 April 2017

    Date accepted: 12 April 2017

    Donor status: individual

    (Registered 18 April 2017)

4. Visits outside the UK

 
  • Name of donor: Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (London Office)
    Address of donor: 63 Eccleston Square, London SW1V 1PH

    Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Hotel, accommodation, food and transport with a value of £923

    Destination of visit: Cadenabbia, Italy

    Dates of visit: 31 March – 2 April 2017

    Purpose of visit: Attendance at the annual German-British Parliamentary Dialogue, guest speaker in my role as Chairman of the Foreign Affairs Select Committee.

    (Registered 24 April 2017)

5. Gifts and benefits from sources outside the UK

  • Name of donor: Swiss Parliament
    Address of donor: CH - 3003 Berne

    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: as part of the British-Swiss APPG's Parliamentary Ski Week, two ski passes with a value of £247; £494 in total

    Date received: 28 March 2016

    Date accepted: 28 March 2016

    Donor status: other

    (Registered 25 April 2016)
 

10 April 2017 - View full entry

1. Employment and earnings

  • On 30 January 2013 I was appointed as a non-executive director of the Social Investment Business Group. Address: 1st Floor, Derbyshire House, St Chads Street, London WC1H 8AG. From January 2017, paid £416.67 per month until further notice. Hours: an average of 8-12 hrs per month. (Updated 23 July 2015, 29 February 2016 and 24 January 2017)
  • From 30 January 2013 to 31 March 2017, non-executive director of the Social Investment Business Group. Address: 1st Floor, Derbyshire House, St Chads Street, London WC1H 8AG. From January 2017, paid £416.67 per month. Hours: an average of 8-12 hrs per month. (Updated 23 July 2015, 29 February 2016, 24 January 2017 and 04 April 2017)

4. Visits outside the UK

  • Name of donor: Mr Nael El Farargy
    Address of donor: private

    Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights and accommodation for me and a member of staff, total value £4,125

    Destination of visit: Cairo

    Date of visit: 16-19 February 2016

    Purpose of visit: opening Ghazala Medical centre

    (Registered 03 March 2016)
  • Name of donor: British-Turkish Tatlidil
    Address of donor: private

    Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights and accommodation for me and my partner, total value £405

    Destination of visit: Antalya, Turkey

    Date of visit: 24-26 March 2017

    Purpose of visit: Attendance at the annual British-Turkish Tatlidil conference with British and Turkish leaders.

    (Registered 07 April 2017)

6 March 2017 - View full entry

3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources

  • Name of donor: London City Airport
    Address of donor: London City Airport, Royal Docks, London E16 2PB

    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: ticket with hospitality for the Six Nations Rugby on 27 February 2016, value £1,188

    Date received: 24 February 2016

    Date accepted: 25 February 2016

    Donor status: company, registration 1963361

    (Registered 29 February 2016)
 

6 February 2017 - View full entry

1. Employment and earnings

  • On 30 January 2013 I was appointed as a non-executive director of the Social Investment Business Group. Address: 1st Floor, Derbyshire House, St Chads Street, London WC1H 8AG. Paid £333.34 per month, until further notice. Hours: an average of 8-12 hrs per month. (Updated 23 July 2015 and 29 February 2016)
  • On 30 January 2013 I was appointed as a non-executive director of the Social Investment Business Group. Address: 1st Floor, Derbyshire House, St Chads Street, London WC1H 8AG. From January 2017, paid £416.67 per month until further notice. Hours: an average of 8-12 hrs per month. (Updated 23 July 2015, 29 February 2016 and 24 January 2017)

23 January 2017 - View full entry

4. Visits outside the UK

 
  • Name of donor: Ministry of Foreign Affairs
    Address of donor: P.O. Box 547, Government Road, Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain

    Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): For myself, hotel accommodation, food and transport with a value of £1,894.15, plus travel, accommodation and food for my researcher at a cost of £3,250, total value £5,144.15

    Destination of visit: Manama, Bahrain

    Dates of visit: 9-12 December 2016

    Purpose of visit: Attendance of IISS Manama Dialogue as a guest speaker in my role as Chairman of the Foreign Affairs Select Committee.

    (Registered 04 January 2017; updated 09 January 2017)

5 December 2016 - View full entry

1. Employment and earnings

  • On 30 January 2013 I was appointed as a non-executive director of the Social Investment Business Group. Address: 1st Floor, Derbyshire House, St Chads Street, London WC1H 8AG. Paid £333.34 per month, until further notice. Hours: an average of 8-12 hrs per month. (Updated 23 July 2015 and 29 February 2016)
  • On 30 January 2013 I was appointed as a non-executive director of the Social Investment Business Group. Address: 1st Floor, Derbyshire House, St Chads Street, London WC1H 8AG. Paid £333.34 per month, until further notice. Hours: an average of 8-12 hrs per month. (Updated 23 July 2015 and 29 February 2016)

3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources

  • Name of donor: London City Airport
    Address of donor: London City Airport, Royal Docks, London E16 2PB

    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: ticket with hospitality for the Six Nations Rugby on 27 February 2016, value £1,188

    Date received: 24 February 2016

    Date accepted: 25 February 2016

    Donor status: company, registration 1963361

    (Registered 29 February 2016)
  • Name of donor: Mehdi Shalfrooshan
    Address of donor: private

    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: two tickets, including dinner, to Nabucco at the Royal Opera House, value £470

    Date received: 18 June 2016

    Date accepted: 18 June 2016

    Donor status: individual

    (Registered 30 June 2016)
  • Name of donor: London City Airport
    Address of donor: London City Airport, Royal Docks, London E16 2PB

    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: ticket with hospitality for the Six Nations Rugby on 27 February 2016, value £1,188

    Date received: 24 February 2016

    Date accepted: 25 February 2016

    Donor status: company, registration 1963361

    (Registered 29 February 2016)
  • Name of donor: Mehdi Shalfrooshan
    Address of donor: private

    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: two tickets, including dinner, to Nabucco at the Royal Opera House, value £470

    Date received: 18 June 2016

    Date accepted: 18 June 2016

    Donor status: individual

    (Registered 30 June 2016)

4. Visits outside the UK

  • Name of donor: Mr Nael El Farargy
    Address of donor: private

    Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights and accommodation for me and a member of staff, total value £4,125

    Destination of visit: Cairo

    Date of visit: 16-19 February 2016

    Purpose of visit: opening Ghazala Medical centre

    (Registered 03 March 2016)
  • Name of donor: Mr Nael El Farargy
    Address of donor: private

    Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights and accommodation for me and a member of staff, total value £4,125

    Destination of visit: Cairo

    Date of visit: 16-19 February 2016

    Purpose of visit: opening Ghazala Medical centre

    (Registered 03 March 2016)

5. Gifts and benefits from sources outside the UK

  • Name of donor: Swiss Parliament
    Address of donor: CH - 3003 Berne

    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: as part of the British-Swiss APPG's Parliamentary Ski Week, two ski passes with a value of £247; £494 in total

    Date received: 28 March 2016

    Date accepted: 28 March 2016

    Donor status: other

    (Registered 25 April 2016)
  • Name of donor: Swiss Parliament
    Address of donor: CH - 3003 Berne

    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: as part of the British-Swiss APPG's Parliamentary Ski Week, two ski passes with a value of £247; £494 in total

    Date received: 28 March 2016

    Date accepted: 28 March 2016

    Donor status: other

    (Registered 25 April 2016)

31 October 2016 - View full entry

4. Visits outside the UK

  • Name of donor: Jamaica Tourist Board
    Address of donor: 1-2 Prince Consort Rd, London SW7 2BZ

    Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): air travel and accommodation with an approximate value of £1,824

    Destination of visit: St Elizabeth Parish, Jamaica

    Date of visit: 24 September – 1 October 2015

    Purpose of visit: to visit the ‘Breds Foundation’ Community Project, a Lords and Commons All Party Cricket sponsored project, in order to donate sports and grounds equipment. Visit also included talks with ministers, school visits and cricket games.

    (Registered 22 October 2015)
 

5 September 2016 - View full entry

3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources

  • Name of donor: Interserve plc
    Address of donor: Capital Tower, 91 Waterloo Road, London, SE1 8RT

    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Ticket and hospitality in the Interserve box at Lords; value £1,308

    Date received: 17 July 2015

    Date accepted: 17 July 2015

    Donor status: company, registration no 00088456

    (Registered 05 August 2015)
 

1 August 2016 - View full entry

1. Employment and earnings

  • 26 June 2015, received £333.34. Hours: 12 hrs (estimated). (Registered 23 July 2015)
 

11 July 2016 - View full entry

1. Employment and earnings

  • 27 March 2015, received £333.34. Hours: 10 hrs (estimated). (Registered 04 June 2015)
  • 27 April 2015, received £333.34. Hours: 4 hrs (estimated). (Registered 04 June 2015)
  • 27 May 2015, received £333.34. Hours: 12 hrs (estimated). (Registered 04 June 2015)
  • Until 18 June 2015, Consultant to Kamal Exchange Company, Al Shareef Nasir Bin Jameel St 157, 11194, Jordan, providing advice and assistance, particularly in relation to the regulatory authorities of the international financial exchange system and the authorities of the United Kingdom and the European Union. Annual remuneration of £25,000, paid in advance, for a maximum of 20 working days. Final payment received on 1 February 2015. (Updated 7 March 2016)
 

3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources

 
  • Name of donor: Mehdi Shalfrooshan
    Address of donor: private

    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: two tickets, including dinner, to Nabucco at the Royal Opera House, value £470

    Date received: 18 June 2016

    Date accepted: 18 June 2016

    Donor status: individual

    (Registered 30 June 2016)

2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation

  • Name of donor: Mrs Susan Alexander
    Address of donor: private

    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000

    Donor status: individual

    (Registered 05 June 2015)
  • Name of donor: Sir Colin Chandler
    Address of donor: private

    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £1,750

    Donor status: individual

    (Registered 05 June 2015)
  • Name of donor: Mr Nael El Farargy
    Address of donor: private

    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £10,000

    Donor status: individual

    (Registered 05 June 2015)
  • Name of donor: Sir Peter Harrison
    Address of donor: private

    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000

    Donor status: individual

    (Registered 05 June 2015)
  • Name of donor: Mrs Joan M Spiers
    Address of donor: private

    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,500

    Donor status: individual

    (Registered 05 June 2015)
 

3 May 2016 - View full entry

5. Gifts and benefits from sources outside the UK

 
  • Name of donor: Swiss Parliament
    Address of donor: CH - 3003 Berne

    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: as part of the British-Swiss APPG's Parliamentary Ski Week, two ski passes with a value of £247; £494 in total

    Date received: 28 March 2016

    Date accepted: 28 March 2016

    Donor status: other

    (Registered 25 April 2016)

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1. Employment and earnings

  • 27 February 2015, received £333.34. Hours: 12 hrs (estimated). (Registered 02 March 2015)
  • 26 January 2015, £1,000 received from the think tank ‘Parliament Street’, 45 Godfrey Street, London SW3 3SX, a think tank, for an article. Hours: 24 hrs including research. (Registered 02 March 2015)
 

7 March 2016 - View full entry

1. Employment and earnings

  • On 30 January 2013 I was appointed as a non-executive director of the Social Investment Business Group. Address: 1st Floor, Derbyshire House, St Chads Street, London WC1H 8AG. Paid £333.34 per month, until further notice. Hours: 8 hrs per month. (Updated 23 July 2015)
  • 27 January 2015, received £333.34. Hours: 12 hrs (estimated). (Registered 11 February 2015)
  • Consultant to Kamal Exchange Company, Al Shareef Nasir Bin Jameel St 157, 11194, Jordan, to provide advice and assistance, particularly in relation to the regulatory authorities of the international financial exchange system and the authorities of the United Kingdom and the European Union. Annual remuneration of £25,000, paid in advance, for a maximum of 20 working days.
  • 1 February 2015 received £25,000. Hours: 80 hrs to date. (Registered 11 February 2015)
  • On 30 January 2013 I was appointed as a non-executive director of the Social Investment Business Group. Address: 1st Floor, Derbyshire House, St Chads Street, London WC1H 8AG. Paid £333.34 per month, until further notice. Hours: an average of 8-12 hrs per month. (Updated 23 July 2015 and 29 February 2016)
  • Until 18 June 2015, Consultant to Kamal Exchange Company, Al Shareef Nasir Bin Jameel St 157, 11194, Jordan, providing advice and assistance, particularly in relation to the regulatory authorities of the international financial exchange system and the authorities of the United Kingdom and the European Union. Annual remuneration of £25,000, paid in advance, for a maximum of 20 working days. Final payment received on 1 February 2015. (Updated 7 March 2016)

3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources

 
  • Name of donor: London City Airport
    Address of donor: London City Airport, Royal Docks, London E16 2PB

    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: ticket with hospitality for the Six Nations Rugby on 27 February 2016, value £1,188

    Date received: 24 February 2016

    Date accepted: 25 February 2016

    Donor status: company, registration 1963361

    (Registered 29 February 2016)

4. Visits outside the UK

 
  • Name of donor: Mr Nael El Farargy
    Address of donor: private

    Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights and accommodation for me and a member of staff, total value £4,125

    Destination of visit: Cairo

    Date of visit: 16-19 February 2016

    Purpose of visit: opening Ghazala Medical centre

    (Registered 03 March 2016)

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1. Employment and earnings

  • 27 November 2014, received £333.34. Hours: 24 hrs (estimated). (Registered 13 January 2015)
  • 27 December 2014, received £333.34. Hours: 4 hrs (estimated). (Registered 13 January 2015)
 

4. Visits outside the UK

  • Name of donor: Forward Thinking
    Address of donor: The Griffin Building, 83 Clerkenwell Road, London EC1R 5AR

    Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights and accommodation at a total value of £877.22

    Destination of visit: Istanbul

    Date of visit: 18-20 December 2014

    Purpose of visit: to attend and take part in a conference exploring the lessons of conflict resolution from Northern Ireland with Egyptian political leaders in exile.

    (Registered 13 January 2015)
 

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4. Visits outside the UK

  • Name of donor: (1) Kamal Exchange Company (2) Government and Parliament of Jordan
    Address of donor: (1) Al Shareef Nasir Bin Jameel St 157, 11194, Jordan (2) c/o the Embassy of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, 6 Upper Phillimore Gardens, London W8 7HA

    Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): (1) Return flights, additional travel costs and one night’s accommodation; estimated value £750 (2) Accommodation, food and travel in and around Amman; estimated value £1,000

    Destination of visit: Jordan

    Date of visit: 26 November – 2 December 2014

    Purpose of visit: All Party Parliamentary Group on Jordan delegation to understand more about the political and economic environment in Jordan.

    (Registered 22 December 2014)
 

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1. Employment and earnings

 

30 November 2015 - View full entry

1. Employment and earnings

  • 27 August 2014, received £333.34. Hours: 4 hrs (estimated). (Registered 19 November 2014)
  • 27 September 2014, received £333.34. Hours: 8 hrs (estimated). (Registered 19 November 2014)
  • 27 October 2014, received £333.34. Hours: 12 hrs (estimated). (Registered 19 November 2014)

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4. Visits outside the UK

 
  • Name of donor: Jamaica Tourist Board
    Address of donor: 1-2 Prince Consort Rd, London SW7 2BZ

    Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): air travel and accommodation with an approximate value of £1,824

    Destination of visit: St Elizabeth Parish, Jamaica

    Date of visit: 24 September – 1 October 2015

    Purpose of visit: to visit the ‘Breds Foundation’ Community Project, a Lords and Commons All Party Cricket sponsored project, in order to donate sports and grounds equipment. Visit also included talks with ministers, school visits and cricket games.

    (Registered 22 October 2015)

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1. Employment and earnings

  • 27 June 2014, received £333.34. Hours: 14 hrs (estimated). (Registered 26 August 2014)
  • 27 July 2014, received £333.34. Hours: 8 hrs (estimated). (Registered 26 August 2014)
 

10 August 2015 - View full entry

1. Employment and earnings

  • On 30 January 2013 I was appointed as a non-executive director of the Social Investment Business Group. Address: 1st Floor, Derbyshire House, St Chads Street, London WC1H 8AG.
  • On 30 January 2013 I was appointed as a non-executive director of the Social Investment Business Group. Address: 1st Floor, Derbyshire House, St Chads Street, London WC1H 8AG. Paid £333.34 per month, until further notice. Hours: 8 hrs per month. (Updated 23 July 2015)
  • 26 June 2015, received £333.34. Hours: 12 hrs (estimated). (Registered 23 July 2015)

3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources

 
  • Name of donor: Interserve plc
    Address of donor: Capital Tower, 91 Waterloo Road, London, SE1 8RT

    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Ticket and hospitality in the Interserve box at Lords; value £1,308

    Date received: 17 July 2015

    Date accepted: 17 July 2015

    Donor status: company, registration no 00088456

    (Registered 05 August 2015)

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1. Directorships

1. Employment and earnings

  • On 30 January 2013 I was appointed as a non-executive director of the Social Investment Business Group. Address: 1st Floor, Derbyshire House, St Chad's Street, London WC1H 8AG. 
  • 27 February 2014, received £333.34. Hours: 24 hrs (estimated). (Registered 10 April 2014) 27 March 2014, received £333.34. Hours: 16 hours (estimated). (Registered 10 April 2014) 27 April 2014, received £333.34. Hours: 12 hrs (estimated). (Registered 7 May 2014) 27 May 2014, received £333.34. Hours: 8 hrs (estimated). (Registered 28 May 2014) 27 June 2014, received £333.34. Hours: 14 hrs (estimated). (Registered 26 August 2014) 27 July 2014, received £333.34. Hours: 8 hrs (estimated). (Registered 26 August 2014) 27 August 2014, received £333.34. Hours: 4 hrs (estimated). (Registered 19 November 2014) 27 September 2014, received £333.34. Hours: 8 hrs (estimated). (Registered 19 November 2014) 27 October 2014, received £333.34. Hours: 12 hrs (estimated). (Registered 19 November 2014) 27 November 2014, received £333.34.  Hours: 24 hrs (estimated). (Registered 13 January 2015) 27 December 2014, received £333.34.  Hours: 4 hrs (estimated). (Registered 13 January 2015) 27 January 2015, received £333.34.  Hours: 12 hrs (estimated). (Registered 11 February 2015) 27 February 2015, received £333.34.  Hours: 12 hrs (estimated). (Registered 2 March 2015)
  • On 30 January 2013 I was appointed as a non-executive director of the Social Investment Business Group. Address: 1st Floor, Derbyshire House, St Chads Street, London WC1H 8AG.
  • 27 June 2014, received £333.34. Hours: 14 hrs (estimated). (Registered 26 August 2014)
  • 27 July 2014, received £333.34. Hours: 8 hrs (estimated). (Registered 26 August 2014)
  • 27 August 2014, received £333.34. Hours: 4 hrs (estimated). (Registered 19 November 2014)
  • 27 September 2014, received £333.34. Hours: 8 hrs (estimated). (Registered 19 November 2014)
  • 27 October 2014, received £333.34. Hours: 12 hrs (estimated). (Registered 19 November 2014)
  • 27 November 2014, received £333.34. Hours: 24 hrs (estimated). (Registered 13 January 2015)
  • 27 December 2014, received £333.34. Hours: 4 hrs (estimated). (Registered 13 January 2015)
  • 27 January 2015, received £333.34. Hours: 12 hrs (estimated). (Registered 11 February 2015)
  • 27 February 2015, received £333.34. Hours: 12 hrs (estimated). (Registered 02 March 2015)
  • 27 March 2015, received £333.34. Hours: 10 hrs (estimated). (Registered 04 June 2015)
  • 27 April 2015, received £333.34. Hours: 4 hrs (estimated). (Registered 04 June 2015)
  • 27 May 2015, received £333.34. Hours: 12 hrs (estimated). (Registered 04 June 2015)
  • Consultant to Kamal Exchange Company, Al Shareef Nasir Bin Jameel St 157, 11194, Jordan, to provide advice and assistance, particularly in relation to the regulatory authorities of the international financial exchange system and the authorities of the United Kingdom and the European Union. Annual remuneration of £25,000, paid in advance, for a maximum of 20 working days.
  • 1 February 2015 received £25,000. Hours: 80 hrs to date. (Registered 11 February 2015)
  • 26 January 2015, £1,000 received from the think tank ‘Parliament Street’, 45 Godfrey Street, London SW3 3SX, a think tank, for an article. Hours: 24 hrs including research. (Registered 02 March 2015)

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation

  • Consultant to Ethos Capital Advisers Ltd of 156 Clifford’s Inn, Fetter lane, London EC4A 1BY to provide public affairs and public relations advice and assistance around specific projects to help recover losses for sovereign wealth funds in the Middle East and North Africa. The role is unpaid unless Ethos Capital Advisors Ltd earns revenue as a result of these projects in which case a proportionate fee will be paid. Expected monthly time commitment: 12 hrs. (Registered 25 June 2013)
  • 13 May 2014, received a payment of £15,000 in respect of my agreement with Ethos, including recognising its termination. Hours: approx. 60 hrs. (Registered 15 May 2014)
  • Consultant to Kamal Exchange Company, Al Shareef Nasir Bin Jameel St 157, 11194, Jordan, to provide advice and assistance, particularly in relation to the regulatory authorities of the international financial exchange system and the authorities of the United Kingdom and the European Union. Annual remuneration of £25,000, paid in advance, for a maximum of 20 working days.
  • 1 February 2015 received £25,000. Hours: 80 hrs to date. (Registered 11 February 2015)
  • 26 January 2015, £1,000 received from the think tank ‘Parliament Street’, 45 Godfrey Street, London SW3 3SX, a think tank, for an article. Hours: 24 hrs including research. (Registered 2 March 2015)
  • Name of donor: Mrs Susan Alexander
    Address of donor: private

    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000

    Donor status: individual

    (Registered 05 June 2015)
  • Name of donor: Sir Colin Chandler
    Address of donor: private

    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £1,750

    Donor status: individual

    (Registered 05 June 2015)
  • Name of donor: Mr Nael El Farargy
    Address of donor: private

    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £10,000

    Donor status: individual

    (Registered 05 June 2015)
  • Name of donor: Sir Peter Harrison
    Address of donor: private

    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000

    Donor status: individual

    (Registered 05 June 2015)
  • Name of donor: Mrs Joan M Spiers
    Address of donor: private

    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,500

    Donor status: individual

    (Registered 05 June 2015)

4. Visits outside the UK

 
  • Name of donor: (1) Kamal Exchange Company (2) Government and Parliament of Jordan
    Address of donor: (1) Al Shareef Nasir Bin Jameel St 157, 11194, Jordan (2) c/o the Embassy of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, 6 Upper Phillimore Gardens, London W8 7HA

    Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): (1) Return flights, additional travel costs and one night’s accommodation; estimated value £750 (2) Accommodation, food and travel in and around Amman; estimated value £1,000

    Destination of visit: Jordan

    Date of visit: 26 November – 2 December 2014

    Purpose of visit: All Party Parliamentary Group on Jordan delegation to understand more about the political and economic environment in Jordan.

    (Registered 22 December 2014)
  • Name of donor: Forward Thinking
    Address of donor: The Griffin Building, 83 Clerkenwell Road, London EC1R 5AR

    Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights and accommodation at a total value of £877.22

    Destination of visit: Istanbul

    Date of visit: 18-20 December 2014

    Purpose of visit: to attend and take part in a conference exploring the lessons of conflict resolution from Northern Ireland with Egyptian political leaders in exile.

    (Registered 13 January 2015)

6. Overseas visits

  • Name of donor: (1) Kamal Exchange Company (2) Government and Parliament of Jordan
  • Address of donor: (1) Al Shareef Nasir Bin Jameel St 157, 11194, Jordan (2) c/o the Embassy of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, 6 Upper Phillimore Gardens, London W8 7HA
  • Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): (1) Return flights, additional travel costs and one night’s accommodation; estimated value £750 (2) Accommodation, food and travel in and around Amman; estimated value £1,000
  • Destination of visit: Jordan
  • Date of visit: 26 November – 2 December 2014
  • Purpose of visit: All Party Parliamentary Group on Jordan delegation to understand more about the political and economic environment in Jordan.
  • (Registered 22 December 2014)
  • Name of donor: Forward Thinking
  • Address of donor: The Griffin Building, 83 Clerkenwell Road, London EC1R 5AR
  • Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights and accommodation at a total value of £877.22
  • Destination of visit: Istanbul
  • Date of visit: 18-20 December 2014
  • Purpose of visit: to attend and take part in a conference exploring the lessons of conflict resolution from Northern Ireland with Egyptian political leaders in exile.
  • (Registered 13 January 2015)
 

7. Overseas benefits and gifts

  • See my entry under Category 2 above.
 

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1. Directorships

    27 February 2015, received £333.34.  Hours: 12 hrs (estimated). (Registered 2 March 2015)
    27 February 2015, received £333.34.  Hours: 12 hrs (estimated). (Registered 2 March 2015)

9 March 2015 - View full entry

1. Directorships

    27 December 2013, received £333.34. Hours: 12 hrs (estimated). (Registered 17 February 2014) 27 January 2014, received £333.34. Hours: 12 hrs (estimated). (Registered 17 February 2014)
    27 February 2015, received £333.34.  Hours: 12 hrs (estimated). (Registered 2 March 2015)

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

 
    26 January 2015, £1,000 received from the think tank ‘Parliament Street’, 45 Godfrey Street, London SW3 3SX, a think tank, for an article. Hours: 24 hrs including research. (Registered 2 March 2015)

6. Overseas visits

  • Name of donor: Information International
  • Address of donor: Al-Borj (An-Nahar) Bldg, 4th Floor, Martyrs Square, Beirut, Zip Code: 11-4353, Lebanon
  • Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): travel costs, accommodation and subsistence with a value of £1,700
  • Destination of visit: Lebanon
  • Date of visit: 26-29 January 2014
  • Purpose of visit: Fact-finding delegation organised by the Council for Arab British Understanding
  •                (Registered 17 February 2014)
 

23 February 2015 - View full entry

1. Directorships

 
    27 January 2015, received £333.34.  Hours: 12 hrs (estimated). (Registered 11 February 2015)

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

  • Consultant to Zarbuezhugol India, 227 Sector 16-a, Faridabad.121002, Haryana, India, engaged to provide public affairs and corporate finance advice and assistance around specific European infrastructure construction projects. Annual contracted time commitment is two working weeks for a twice yearly payment of £6,250. (Registered 16 July 2013)
  • Consultant to Kamal Exchange Company, Al Shareef Nasir Bin Jameel St 157, 11194, Jordan, to provide advice and assistance, particularly in relation to the regulatory authorities of the international financial exchange system and the authorities of the United Kingdom and the European Union. Annual remuneration of £25,000, paid in advance, for a maximum of 20 working days.
  • 1 February 2015 received £25,000. Hours: 80 hrs to date. (Registered 11 February 2015)

6. Overseas visits

                   
                  

9 February 2015 - View full entry

1. Directorships

    27 November 2014, received £333.34.  Hours : 24 hrs (estimated) . 27 Dec ember 2014, received £333.34.  H ours : 4 hrs (estimated).
    27 November 2014, received £333.34.  Hours: 24 hrs (estimated). 27 December 2014, received £333.34.  Hours: 4 hrs (estimated).

26 January 2015 - View full entry

1. Directorships

 
    27 November 2014, received £333.34.  Hours : 24 hrs (estimated) . (Registered 13 January 2015) 27 Dec ember 2014, received £333.34.  H ours : 4 hrs (estimated). (Registered 13 January 2015)

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

 

6. Overseas visits

 
  • Name of donor: Forward Thinking
  • Address of donor: The Griffin Building, 83 Clerkenwell Road, London EC1R 5AR
  • Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights and accommodation at a total value of £877.22
  • Destination of visit: Istanbul
  • Date of visit: 18-20 December 2014
  • Purpose of visit: to attend and take part in a conference exploring the lessons of conflict resolution from Northern Ireland with Egyptian political leaders in exile.
  • (Registered 13 January 2015)

7. Overseas benefits and gifts

 

    6 January 2015 - View full entry

    1. Directorships

        November 2013, received £333.34. Hours: 12 hrs (estimated). (Registered 4 December 2013)
     

    6. Overseas visits

     
    • Name of donor: (1) Kamal Exchange Company (2) Government and Parliament of Jordan
    • Address of donor: (1) Al Shareef Nasir Bin Jameel St 157, 11194, Jordan (2) c/o the Embassy of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, 6 Upper Phillimore Gardens, London W8 7HA
    • Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): (1) Return flights, additional travel costs and one night’s accommodation; estimated value £750 (2) Accommodation, food and travel in and around Amman; estimated value £1,000
    • Destination of visit: Jordan
    • Date of visit: 26 November – 2 December 2014
    • Purpose of visit: All Party Parliamentary Group on Jordan delegation to understand more about the political and economic environment in Jordan.
    • (Registered 22 December 2014)

    8 December 2014 - View full entry

    1. Directorships

      October 2013, received £333.34. Hours: 8 hrs (estimated). (Registered 4 November 2013)
     

    6. Overseas visits

    • Name of donor: Just Retirement
    • Address of donor: Vale House, Roebuck Close, Bancroft Road, Reigate, Surrey, RH2 7RU.
    • Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): £1,900 including costs of flights,
    • accommodation, subsistence and taxis to and from airports and in Brussels
    • Destination of visit: Brussels, Belgium
    • Date of visit: 25-28 September 2013
    • Purpose of visit: To make the case for changes to the proposed EU Solvency II regulations to the EU Parliament, EU Commission and national delegations to the EU Council of Ministers (Registered 1 November 2013)
     

    24 November 2014 - View full entry

    1. Directorships

     
      27 August 2014, received £333.34. Hours: 4 hrs (estimated). (Registered 19 November 2014) 27 September 2014, received £333.34. Hours: 8 hrs (estimated). (Registered 19 November 2014) 27 October 2014, received £333.34. Hours: 12 hrs (estimated). (Registered 19 November 2014)

    10 November 2014 - View full entry

    1. Directorships

      September 2013, received £333.34. Hours: 4 hrs (estimated). (Registered 7 October 2013)
     

    6. Overseas visits

    • Name of donor: Abercrombie and Kent Egypt
    • Address of donor: 18 Youssel El-Guindy Street, El-Bustan Center, 10th Floor Cairo, Egypt
    • Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): £2,500 covering costs of flights,
    • accommodation, subsistence and road travel
    • Destination of visit: Cairo, Egypt
    • Date of visit: 16 -20 September 2013
    • Purpose of visit: to meet political, public, security and diplomatic figures in the current Egyptian political crisis and to make an assessment of the situation.
    • (Registered 7 October 2013)
     

    13 October 2014 - View full entry

    1. Directorships

      27 August 2013, received £333.34. Hours: 8 hrs (estimated). (Registered 11 September 2013)
     

    26 August 2014 - View full entry

    1. Directorships

      26 July 2013, received £333.34. Hours: 8 hrs (estimated). (Registered 2 August 2013)
      27 June 2014, received £333.34. Hours: 14 hrs (estimated). (Registered 26 August 2014) 27 July 2014, received £333.34. Hours: 8 hrs (estimated). (Registered 26 August 2014)

    6. Overseas visits

    • Name of donor: Nael Farargy
    • Address of donor: private
    • Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): £4,730 covering costs of flights,
    • Date of visit: 9-12 July 2013
    • (Registered 16 July 2013)
    • Name of donor: Nael Farargy
    • Address of donor: private
    • Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): £2,886 covering costs of flights,
    • Date of visit: 29 July-1 August 2013
    • (Registered 2 August 2013)
     

    14 July 2014 - View full entry

    1. Directorships

      27 March 2013, received £333.34. Hours: 12 hours (estimated).  (Registered 3 June 2013) 26 April 2013 received £333.34. Hours: 12 hours (estimated).  (Registered 3 June 2013) 24 May 2013, received £333.34. Hours: 12 hours (estimated).  (Registered 3 June 2013) 27 June 2013, received £333.34. Hours: 8 hrs (estimated). (Registered 27 June 2013)
     

    2 June 2014 - View full entry

    1. Directorships

      27 June 2013, received £333.34. Hours: 8 hrs (estimated). 26 July 2013, received  £333.34. Hours: 8 hrs  (estimated). September 2013, received  £333.34. Hours: 4 hrs (estimated). October 2013, r eceived £333.34. Hours: 8 hrs  (estimated). (Registered 4 November 2013) November 2013, re ceived £333.34. Hours: 12 hrs  (estimated). December 2013, received £333. 34. Hours: 12 hrs  (estimated). January 2014, received £333.34. Hours: 12 hrs (estimated). 27 February 2014, re ceived £333.34. Hours: 24 hrs  (estimated) . 27 March 2 014, received  £333.34. Hours: 16 hours (estimated) . 27 April 2014, received £333.34. Hours: 12 hrs (estimated) .
      27 June 2013, received £333.34. Hours: 8 hrs (estimated). 26 July 2013, received £333.34. Hours: 8 hrs (estimated). September 2013, received £333.34. Hours: 4 hrs (estimated). October 2013, received £333.34. Hours: 8 hrs (estimated). (Registered 4 November 2013)   November 2013, received £333.34. Hours: 12 hrs (estimated). December 2013, received £333.34. Hours: 12 hrs (estimated). January 2014, received £333.34. Hours: 12 hrs (estimated). 27 February 2014, received £333.34. Hours: 24 hrs (estimated). 27 March 2014, received £333.34. Hours: 16 hours (estimated). 27 April 2014, received £333.34. Hours: 12 hrs (estimated). 27 May 2014, received £333.34. Hours: 8 hrs (estimated). (Registered 28 May 2014)

    2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

     
    • 13 May 2014, received a payment of £15,000 in respect of my agreement with Ethos, including recognising its termination. Hours: approx. 60 hrs. (Registered 15 May 2014)

    6. Overseas visits

                     

    12 May 2014 - View full entry

    1. Directorships

      27 June 2013, received £333.34. Hours: 8 hrs (estimated). 26 July 2013, received £333.34. Hours: 8 hrs  (estimated). September 2013, received  £333.34. Hours: 4 hrs (estimated). October 2013, received  £333.34. Hours: 8 hrs  (estimated). (Registered 4 November 2013) November 2013, received  £333.34. Hours: 12 hrs  (estimated). December 2013, received  £333.34. Hours: 12 hrs  (estimated). January 2014, received £333.34. Hours: 12 hrs  (estimated). 27 February 2014, received  £333.34. Hours: 24 hrs  (estimated) 27 March 2014: received  £333.34. Hours: 16 hours (estimated)
      27 June 2013, received £333.34. Hours: 8 hrs (estimated). 26 July 2013, received  £333.34. Hours: 8 hrs  (estimated). September 2013, received  £333.34. Hours: 4 hrs (estimated). October 2013, r eceived £333.34. Hours: 8 hrs  (estimated). (Registered 4 November 2013) November 2013, re ceived £333.34. Hours: 12 hrs  (estimated). December 2013, received £333. 34. Hours: 12 hrs  (estimated). January 2014, received £333.34. Hours: 12 hrs (estimated). 27 February 2014, re ceived £333.34. Hours: 24 hrs  (estimated) . 27 March 2 014, received  £333.34. Hours: 16 hours (estimated) . 27 April 2014, received £333.34. Hours: 12 hrs (estimated) . (Registered 7 May 2014)

    28 April 2014 - View full entry

    1. Directorships

    • On 30 January 2013 I was appointed as a non-executive director of the Social Investment Business Group, Address 1st Floor, Derbyshire House, St Chad's Street, London WC1H 8AG. 
    • 27 June 2013, received £333.34. Hours: 8 hrs (estimated). 26 July 2013, received  £333.34. Hours: 8 hrs  (estimated). 27 August 2013, received  £333.34. Hours: 8 hrs (estimated). January 2014, received  £333.34. Hours: 12 hrs  (estimated).
    • On 30 January 2013 I was appointed as a non-executive director of the Social Investment Business Group. Address: 1st Floor, Derbyshire House, St Chad's Street, London WC1H 8AG. 
    • 27 June 2013, received £333.34. Hours: 8 hrs (estimated). 26 July 2013, received £333.34. Hours: 8 hrs  (estimated). 27 August 2013, received £333.34. Hours: 8 hrs (estimated). January 2014, received £333.34. Hours: 12 hrs  (estimated). 27 February 2014, received  £333.34. Hours: 24 hrs  (estimated) (Registered 10 April 2014) 27 March 2014: received  £333.34. Hours: 16 hours (estimated) (Registered 10 April 2014)

    7 April 2014 - View full entry

    1. Directorships

    • 27 February 2013, received £364.11. Hours: 12 hrs. (Registered 13 March 2013)
    • 27 June 2013, received £333.34. Hours: 8 hrs (estimated). 26 July 2013, received  £333.34. Hours: 8 hrs  (estimated). 27 August 2013, received  £333.34. Hours: 8 hrs (estimated). January 2014, received  £333.34. Hours: 12 hrs  (estimated).
      27 June 2013, received £333.34. Hours: 8 hrs (estimated). 26 July 2013, received  £333.34. Hours: 8 hrs  (estimated). 27 August 2013, received  £333.34. Hours: 8 hrs (estimated). January 2014, received  £333.34. Hours: 12 hrs  (estimated).

    6. Overseas visits

    • Name of donor:  Jamaica Tourist Board
    • Address of donor:  1 - 2 Prince Consort Road, London SW7 2BZ
    • Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): approximately £2,950 for air travel and accommodation
    • Destination of visit: Kingston and St Elizabeth Parish, Jamaica
    • Date of visit: 14-21 February 2013
    • Purpose of visit: to officiate at the opening of the Lords and Commons Pavilion at the BREDS Foundation Community Project. Visit also included bilateral talks with the Jamaican Prime Minister and other ministers, prison visit, meeting with human rights organisation, cricket matches and youth coaching.
    • (Registered 13 March 2013)
     

    21 March 2014 - View full entry

    1. Directorships

      October 2013, received  £333.34. Hours : 8 hrs   (estimated).
      October 2013, received  £333.34. Hours: 8 hrs  (estimated).

    10 March 2014 - View full entry

    1. Directorships

      October 2013, received  £333.34. Hours: 8 hrs  (estimated).
      October 2013, received  £333.34. Hours : 8 hrs   (estimated).

    24 February 2014 - View full entry

    1. Directorships

     
      December 2013, received  £333.34. Hours: 12 hrs  (estimated). (Registered 17 February 2014) January 2014, received  £333.34. Hours: 12 hrs  (estimated). (Registered 17 February 2014)

    6. Overseas visits

     
    • Name of donor: Information International
    • Address of donor: Al-Borj (An-Nahar) Bldg, 4th Floor, Martyrs Square, Beirut, Zip Code: 11-4353, Lebanon
    • Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): travel costs, accommodation and subsistence with a value of £1,700
    • Destination of visit: Lebanon
    • Date of visit: 26-29 January 2014
    • Purpose of visit: Fact-finding delegation organised by the Council for Arab British Understanding
    • (Registered 17 February 2014)

    3 February 2014 - View full entry

    1. Directorships

           October 2013, received  £333.34. Hours:   
      October 2013, received  £333.34. Hours:

    6. Overseas visits

      Address of donor: 1 - 2 Prince Consort Road, London SW7 2BZ
      Address of donor:  1 - 2 Prince Consort Road, London SW7 2BZ

    20 January 2014 - View full entry

    1. Directorships

      October 2013, received  £333.34. Hours:
           October 2013, received  £333.34. Hours:   

    6. Overseas visits

      Address of donor:  1 - 2 Prince Consort Road, London SW7 2BZ
      Address of donor: 1 - 2 Prince Consort Road, London SW7 2BZ

    6 January 2014 - View full entry

    6. Overseas visits

    • Name of donor: Government of the United Arab Emirates
    • Address of donor: c/o Embassy of the UAE, 30 Princes Gate, London SW7 1PT
    • Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): costs of visit; value £3,500
    • Destination of visit: Abu Dhabi and Dubai, United Arab Emirates
    • Date of visit: 23-28 November 2012
    • Purpose of visit: to meet with Government ministers, Members of the Federal National Council, UK diplomatic and armed forces personnel, senior UK and Emirati business figures to better understand the regional security perspective, the state of the bilateral relationship and the scale of UK-UAE trade, investment, security and cultural ties, to strengthen the political relationship and identify opportunities to promote the trade and investment relationship.
    • (Registered 5 December 2012)
     

    9 December 2013 - View full entry

    1. Directorships

     
      November 2013, received  £333.34. Hours: 12 hrs  (estimated). (Registered 4 December 2013)

    25 November 2013 - View full entry

    1. Directorships

      (Registered 4 November 2013)
      (Registered 4 November 2013)

    11 November 2013 - View full entry

    1. Directorships

     
      October 2013, received  £333.34. Hours: 8 hrs  (estimated). (Registered 4 November 2013)

    6. Overseas visits

     
    • Name of donor: Just Retirement
    • Address of donor: Vale House, Roebuck Close, Bancroft Road, Reigate, Surrey, RH2 7RU.
    • Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): £1,900 including costs of flights,
    • accommodation, subsistence and taxis to and from airports and in Brussels
    • Destination of visit: Brussels, Belgium
    • Date of visit: 25-28 September 2013
    • Purpose of visit: To make the case for changes to the proposed EU Solvency II regulations to the EU Parliament, EU Commission and national delegations to the EU Council of Ministers (Registered 1 November 2013)

    28 October 2013 - View full entry

    1. Directorships

      (Registered 7 October 2013)
      (Registered 7 October 2013)

    6. Overseas visits

    • Name of donor: Abercombie and Kent Egypt
    • Name of donor: Abercrombie and Kent Egypt

    14 October 2013 - View full entry

    1. Directorships

      27 August 2013, received  £333.34. Hours: 8 hrs  (estimated).
      27 August 2013, received  £333.34. Hours: 8 hrs (estimated). 27 September 2013, received  £333.34. Hours: 4 hrs (estimated). (Registered 7 October 2013)

    6. Overseas visits

     
    • Name of donor: Abercombie and Kent Egypt
    • Address of donor: 18 Youssel El-Guindy Street, El-Bustan Center, 10th Floor Cairo, Egypt
    • Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): £2,500 covering costs of flights,
    • Date of visit: 16 -20 September 2013
    • (Registered 7 October 2013)

    30 September 2013 - View full entry

    1. Directorships

     
      27 August 2013, received  £333.34. Hours: 8 hrs  (estimated). (Registered 11 September 2013)

    27 August 2013 - View full entry

    1. Directorships

     
      26 July 2013, received  £333.34. Hours: 8 hrs  (estimated). (Registered 2 August 2013)

    6. Overseas visits

     
    • Address of donor: private
    • Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): £2,886 covering costs of flights,
    • Date of visit: 29 July-1 August 2013
    • (Registered 2 August 2013)

    29 July 2013 - View full entry

    2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

    • Consultant to Ethos Capital Advisers Ltd of 156 Clifford’s Inn, Fetter lane, London EC4A 1BY to provide public affairs and public relations advice and assistance around specific projects to help recover losses for sovereign wealth funds in the Middle East and North Africa. The role is unpaid unless Ethos Capital Advisors Ltd earns revenue as a result of these projects in which case a proportionate fee will be paid. Expected monthly time commitment: 12 hrs.(Registered 25 June 2013)
    • Consultant to Ethos Capital Advisers Ltd of 156 Clifford’s Inn, Fetter lane, London EC4A 1BY to provide public affairs and public relations advice and assistance around specific projects to help recover losses for sovereign wealth funds in the Middle East and North Africa. The role is unpaid unless Ethos Capital Advisors Ltd earns revenue as a result of these projects in which case a proportionate fee will be paid. Expected monthly time commitment: 12 hrs. (Registered 25 June 2013)
    • Consultant to Zarbuezhugol India, 227 Sector 16-a, Faridabad.121002, Haryana, India, engaged to provide public affairs and corporate finance advice and assistance around specific European infrastructure construction projects. Annual contracted time commitment is two working weeks for a twice yearly payment of £6,250. (Registered 16 July 2013)

    6. Overseas visits

     
    • Name of donor: Nael Farargy
    • Address of donor: private
    • Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): £4,730 covering costs of flights,
    • accommodation, subsistence and road travel
    • Destination of visit: Cairo, Egypt
    • Date of visit: 9-12 July 2013
    • Purpose of visit: to meet political, public, security and diplomatic figures in the current Egyptian political crisis and to make an assessment of the situation.
    • (Registered 16 July 2013)

    7. Overseas benefits and gifts

     
    • See my entry under Category 2 above.

    8 July 2013 - View full entry

    1. Directorships

      (Registered 3 June 2013)
      27 June 2013, received £333.34. Hours: 8 hrs (estimated). (Registered 27 June 2013)

    2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

     
    • Consultant to Ethos Capital Advisers Ltd of 156 Clifford’s Inn, Fetter lane, London EC4A 1BY to provide public affairs and public relations advice and assistance around specific projects to help recover losses for sovereign wealth funds in the Middle East and North Africa. The role is unpaid unless Ethos Capital Advisors Ltd earns revenue as a result of these projects in which case a proportionate fee will be paid. Expected monthly time commitment: 12 hrs.(Registered 25 June 2013)

    10 June 2013 - View full entry

    1. Directorships

     
      27 March 2013, received £333.34. Hours: 12 hours (estimated).  (Registered 3 June 2013) 26 April 2013 received £333.34. Hours: 12 hours (estimated).  (Registered 3 June 2013) 24 May 2013, received £333.34. Hours: 12 hours (estimated).  (Registered 3 June 2013)

    8 April 2013 - View full entry

    1. Directorships

     
    • On 30 January 2013 I was appointed as a non-executive director of the Social Investment Business Group, Address 1st Floor, Derbyshire House, St Chad's Street, London WC1H 8AG. 
    • 27 February 2013, received £364.11. Hours: 12 hrs. (Registered 13 March 2013)

    6. Overseas visits

     
    • Name of donor:  Jamaica Tourist Board
    • Address of donor:  1 - 2 Prince Consort Road, London SW7 2BZ
    • Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): approximately £2,950 for air travel and accommodation
    • Destination of visit: Kingston and St Elizabeth Parish, Jamaica
    • Date of visit: 14-21 February 2013
    • Purpose of visit: to officiate at the opening of the Lords and Commons Pavilion at the BREDS Foundation Community Project. Visit also included bilateral talks with the Jamaican Prime Minister and other ministers, prison visit, meeting with human rights organisation, cricket matches and youth coaching.
    • (Registered 13 March 2013)

    19 December 2012 - View full entry

    6. Overseas visits

     
    • Name of donor: Government of the United Arab Emirates
    • Address of donor: c/o Embassy of the UAE, 30 Princes Gate, London SW7 1PT
    • Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): costs of visit; value £3,500
    • Destination of visit: Abu Dhabi and Dubai, United Arab Emirates
    • Date of visit: 23-28 November 2012
    • Purpose of visit: to meet with Government ministers, Members of the Federal National Council, UK diplomatic and armed forces personnel, senior UK and Emirati business figures to better understand the regional security perspective, the state of the bilateral relationship and the scale of UK-UAE trade, investment, security and cultural ties, to strengthen the political relationship and identify opportunities to promote the trade and investment relationship.
    • (Registered 5 December 2012)

    3 December 2012 - View full entry

    11. Miscellaneous

      A donation of £200 was made direct to charity after I opened new premises for Osborne, Fonteyn House, 47-49 London Road, Reigate, Surrey RH2 9PY. (Registered 24 November 2011)
     

    1 October 2012 - View full entry

    5. Gifts, benefits and hospitality (UK)

    • Name of donor: Japan Tobacco International
    • Address of donor: Members Hill, Brooklands Road, Weybridge, KT13 0QU
    • Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Hospitality – visit to the test match cricket at the Oval. Value: £694.80 (inc VAT)
    • Date of receipt of donation: 19 August 2011
    • Date of acceptance of donation: 26 July 2011
    • Donor status: company, registration number 01501573
    • (Registered 14 September 2011)
     

    29 November 2011 - View full entry

    11. Miscellaneous

     
      A donation of £200 was made direct to charity after I opened new premises for Osborne, Fonteyn House, 47-49 London Road, Reigate, Surrey RH2 9PY. (Registered 24 November 2011)

    28 September 2011 - View full entry

    5. Gifts, benefits and hospitality (UK)

     
    • Name of donor: Japan Tobacco International
    • Address of donor: Members Hill, Brooklands Road, Weybridge, KT13 0QU
    • Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Hospitality – visit to the test match cricket at the Oval. Value: £694.80 (inc VAT)
    • Date of receipt of donation: 19 August 2011
    • Date of acceptance of donation: 26 July 2011
    • Donor status: company, registration number 01501573
    • (Registered 14 September 2011)

    20 June 2011 - View full entry

    1. Remunerated directorships

    • Connaught Search Solutions Ltd, 14-15 Lower Grosvenor Place, London SW1W 0EX; an executive search company. I have an annual commitment of 96 hours work for the company, averaging 8 hours or one working day a month. I resigned as director on 14 May 2010.
    • 30 April 2010, received £2,000 gross (£1,180 net). Hours: 8 hrs. (Registered 11 June 2010)
    • 1 June 2010, received £443.28 net, as final payment. Hours: 8 hrs. (Registered 11 June 2010)
     

    16 May 2011 - View full entry

    1. Remunerated directorships

    • A single payment of £15,000 in respect of consultancy to Kamal Exchange Company LLC, 157 Al-Shareet Nazer Bin Jameel Street, P.O. Box 941120, Amman, Jordan, advising on establishing a business relationship with a European retail bank. This relationship ends on 6th May 2010. Hours: 40hrs. (Registered 7 April 2010)
     

    18 April 2011 - View full entry

    1. Remunerated directorships

    • 28 February 2010, received £2,000 gross (£1,180 net). Hours: 8 hrs. (Registered 28 March 2010)
    • 31 March 2010, received £2,000 gross (£1,180 net). Hours: 8 hrs. (Registered 7 April 2010)
     

    14 March 2011 - View full entry

    1. Remunerated directorships

    • 23 December 2009, received £2000 gross (£1180 net). Hours: 8 hrs. (Registered 4 February 2010)
    • 1 February 2010, received £2000 gross (£1180 net). Hours: 8 hrs. (Registered 4 February 2010)
     

    24 January 2011 - View full entry

    1. Remunerated directorships

    • 31 October 2009, received £2,000 gross (£1180 net). Hours: 8 hrs. (Registered 26 November 2009)
    • 30 November 2009, received £2000 gross (£1180 net). Hours: 8 hrs. (Registered 5 January 2010)
     

    8 November 2010 - View full entry

    1. Remunerated directorships

    • Received payment of £1,000 gross (£600 net) for August 2009. (Registered 30 September 2009)
    • 30 September 2009, received £2,000 gross (£1187.15 net). Hours: 8 hrs. (Registered 30 October 2009)
     

    6. Overseas visits

    • Name of donor:
    • (1) Conservative Middle East Council (2) Egyptian People’s Assembly
    • Address of donor:
    • (1) 83 Victoria Street, London SW1A 0HW. (2) Cairo, Egypt
    • Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value):
    • (1) Flight for my wife and me (£1000) (2) Accommodation, food and travel for my wife and me (£2200)
    • Destination of visit: Cairo
    • Date of visit: 27 September to 2 October 2009
    • Purpose of visit: officially sponsored visit to meet with parliamentarians and Ministers
    • (Registered 20 October 2009)
     

    6 September 2010 - View full entry

    1. Remunerated directorships

    • Connaught Search Solutions Ltd, 14-15 Lower Grosvenor Place, London SW1W 0EX; an executive search company. I have an annual commitment of 96 hours work for the company, averaging 8 hours or one working day a month.
    • 31 July 2009, received payment of £1,000 gross (£590 net) in respect of my duties as non-executive director. (Registered 24 August 2009)
    • Connaught Search Solutions Ltd, 14-15 Lower Grosvenor Place, London SW1W 0EX; an executive search company. I have an annual commitment of 96 hours work for the company, averaging 8 hours or one working day a month. I resigned as director on 14 May 2010.
    • 30 April 2010, received £2,000 gross (£1,180 net). Hours: 8 hrs. (Registered 11 June 2010)
    • 1 June 2010, received £443.28 net, as final payment. Hours: 8 hrs. (Registered 11 June 2010)

    6. Overseas visits

    • (1) Conservative Middle East Council
    • (2) Egyptian People's Assembly
    • (1) 83 Victoria Street, London SW1A 0HW.
    • (2) Cairo, Egypt
    • (1) Flight for my wife and me (£1000)
    • (2) Accommodation, food and travel for my wife and me (£2200)
      (1) Conservative Middle East Council (2) Egyptian People’s Assembly (1) 83 Victoria Street, London SW1A 0HW. (2) Cairo, Egypt (1) Flight for my wife and me (£1000) (2) Accommodation, food and travel for my wife and me (£2200)

    11. Miscellaneous

    • Director of CAABU (The Council for the Advancement of Arab-British Understanding Ltd.) (appointed 25 November 2004).
     

    12 April 2010 - View full entry

    1. Remunerated directorships

     
    • 28 February 2010, received £2,000 gross (£1,180 net). Hours: 8 hrs. (Registered 28 March 2010)
    • 31 March 2010, received £2,000 gross (£1,180 net). Hours: 8 hrs. (Registered 7 April 2010)
    • A single payment of £15,000 in respect of consultancy to Kamal Exchange Company LLC, 157 Al-Shareet Nazer Bin Jameel Street, P.O. Box 941120, Amman, Jordan, advising on establishing a business relationship with a European retail bank. This relationship ends on 6th May 2010. Hours: 40hrs. (Registered 7 April 2010)

    24 February 2010 - View full entry

    1. Remunerated directorships

     
    • 23 December 2009, received £2000 gross (£1180 net). Hours: 8 hrs. (Registered 4 February 2010)
    • 1 February 2010, received £2000 gross (£1180 net). Hours: 8 hrs. (Registered 4 February 2010)

    6. Overseas visits

    • 9-18 September 2008, to Israel, the Occupied Palestinian Territories and Lebanon, to engage in dialogue with Israeli and Lebanese Parliamentarians and others on the situation in the region. Flights to and from London, accommodation and travel funded by the Conservative Middle East Council. (Registered 22 October 2008)
     

    3 February 2010 - View full entry

    1. Remunerated directorships

    • 31 October 2009, received £2,000 gross (£1,180 net). Hours: 8 hrs. (Registered 26 November 2009)
    • 30 November 2009, received £2000 gross (£1,180 net). Hours: 8 hrs. (Registered 5 January 2010
    • 31 October 2009, received £2,000 gross (£1180 net). Hours: 8 hrs. (Registered 26 November 2009)
    • 30 November 2009, received £2000 gross (£1180 net). Hours: 8 hrs. (Registered 5 January 2010)

    6 January 2010 - View full entry

    1. Remunerated directorships

    • 31 October 2009, received £2,000 gross (£1,800 net). Hours: 8 hrs. (Registered 26 November 2009)
    • 31 October 2009, received £2,000 gross (£1,180 net). Hours: 8 hrs. (Registered 26 November 2009)
    • 30 November 2009, received £2000 gross (£1,180 net). Hours: 8 hrs. (Registered 5 January 2010

    10 December 2009 - View full entry

    1. Remunerated directorships

    • 30 September 2009, received £2000 gross (£1187.15 net). Hours: 8 hrs. (Registered 30 October 2009)
    • 30 September 2009, received £2,000 gross (£1187.15 net). Hours: 8 hrs. (Registered 30 October 2009)
    • 31 October 2009, received £2,000 gross (£1,800 net). Hours: 8 hrs. (Registered 26 November 2009)

    6. Overseas visits

    • (1)Conservative Middle East Council
    • (2)Egyptian People's Assembly
    • (1)83 Victoria Street, London SW1A 0HW.
    • (2)Cairo, Egypt
    • (1)Flight for my wife and me (£1000)
    • (2)Accommodation, food and travel for my wife and me (£2200)
    • (1) Conservative Middle East Council
    • (2) Egyptian People's Assembly
    • (1) 83 Victoria Street, London SW1A 0HW.
    • (2) Cairo, Egypt
    • (1) Flight for my wife and me (£1000)
    • (2) Accommodation, food and travel for my wife and me (£2200)

    25 November 2009 - View full entry

    1. Remunerated directorships

    • 31 July 2009, received payment of £1,000 gross (£590 net) in respect of my duties as non-executive director. (Registered 24 August 2009)
    • Received payment of £1,000 gross (£600 net) for August 2009. (Registered 30 September 2009)
    • 30 September 2009, received £2000 gross (£1187.15 net) . Hours: 8 hrs. (Registered 30 October 2009)
    • 31 July 2009, received payment of £1,000 gross (£590 net) in respect of my duties as non-executive director. (Registered 24 August 2009)
    • Received payment of £1,000 gross (£600 net) for August 2009. (Registered 30 September 2009)
    • 30 September 2009, received £2000 gross (£1187.15 net). Hours: 8 hrs. (Registered 30 October 2009)

    6. Overseas visits

    • (1) Conservative Middle East Council
    • (2) Egyptian People's Assembly
    • (1) 83 Victoria Street, London SW1A 0HW.
    • (2) Cairo, Egypt
    • (1) Flight for my wife and me (£1000)
    • (2) Accommodation, food and travel for my wife and me (£2200)
    • (1)Conservative Middle East Council
    • (2)Egyptian People's Assembly
    • (1)83 Victoria Street, London SW1A 0HW.
    • (2)Cairo, Egypt
    • (1)Flight for my wife and me (£1000)
    • (2)Accommodation, food and travel for my wife and me (£2200)

    11. Miscellaneous

     
    • Director of CAABU (The Council for the Advancement of Arab-British Understanding Ltd.) (appointed 25 November 2004).

    10. Miscellaneous and unremunerated interests

    • Director of CAABU (The Council for the Advancement of Arab-British Understanding Ltd.) (appointed 25 November 2004) .
     

    11 November 2009 - View full entry

    1. Remunerated directorships

    • Connaught Search Solutions Ltd, 14-15 Lower Grosvenor Place; an executive search company. I have an annual commitment of 96 hours work for the company, averaging 8 hours or one working day a month.
    • 31 July 2009, received payment of £1,000 gross (£590 net) in respect of my duties as non-executive director. (Registered 24 August 2009)
    • Received payment of £1,000 gross (£600 net) for August 2009. (Registered 30 September 2009)
    • Connaught Search Solutions Ltd, 14-15 Lower Grosvenor Place, London SW1W 0EX; an executive search company. I have an annual commitment of 96 hours work for the company, averaging 8 hours or one working day a month.
    • 31 July 2009, received payment of £1,000 gross (£590 net) in respect of my duties as non-executive director. (Registered 24 August 2009)
    • Received payment of £1,000 gross (£600 net) for August 2009. (Registered 30 September 2009)
    • 30 September 2009, received £2000 gross (£1187.15 net) . Hours: 8 hrs. (Registered 30 October 2009)

    10. Miscellaneous and unremunerated interests

    • Director of CAABU (The Council for the Advancement of Arab-British Understanding Ltd.) (appointed 25 November 2004).
    • Director of CAABU (The Council for the Advancement of Arab-British Understanding Ltd.) (appointed 25 November 2004) .

    28 October 2009 - View full entry

    6. Overseas visits

     
    • Name of donor:
    • (1) Conservative Middle East Council
    • (2) Egyptian People's Assembly
    • Address of donor:
    • (1) 83 Victoria Street, London SW1A 0HW.
    • (2) Cairo, Egypt
    • Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value):
    • (1) Flight for my wife and me (£1000)
    • (2) Accommodation, food and travel for my wife and me (£2200)
    • Destination of visit: Cairo
    • Date of visit: 27 September to 2 October 2009
    • Purpose of visit: officially sponsored visit to meet with parliamentarians and Ministers
    • (Registered 20 October 2009)

    10. Miscellaneous and unremunerated interests

    • Director of CAABU (The Council for the Advancement of Arab-British Understanding Ltd.)(appointed 25 November 2004).
    • Director of CAABU (The Council for the Advancement of Arab-British Understanding Ltd.) (appointed 25 November 2004).

    14 October 2009 - View full entry

    1. Remunerated directorships

     
    • Received payment of £1,000 gross (£600 net) for August 2009. (Registered 30 September 2009)

    10. Miscellaneous and unremunerated interests

    • Director of CAABU (The Council for the Advancement of Arab-British Understanding Ltd.) (appointed 25 November 2004).
    • Director of CAABU (The Council for the Advancement of Arab-British Understanding Ltd.)(appointed 25 November 2004).

    2 September 2009 - View full entry

    1. Remunerated directorships

    • Connaught Search Solutions Ltd; an executive search company.
    • Connaught Search Solutions Ltd, 14-15 Lower Grosvenor Place; an executive search company. I have an annual commitment of 96 hours work for the company, averaging 8 hours or one working day a month.
    • 31 July 2009, received payment of £1,000 gross (£590 net) in respect of my duties as non-executive director. (Registered 24 August 2009)

    10 June 2009 - View full entry

    10. Miscellaneous and unremunerated interests

     
    • Director of CAABU (The Council for the Advancement of Arab-British Understanding Ltd.) (appointed 25 November 2004).

    20 May 2009 - View full entry

    10. Miscellaneous and unremunerated interests

    • Director of CAABU (The Council for the Advancement of Arab-British Understanding Ltd.) (appointed 25 November 2004).
     

    22 April 2009 - View full entry

    6. Overseas visits

    • 13-16 April 2008, to Qatar, to attend the 8th Doha Forum on Democracy, Development and Free Trade. Return flight, food and accommodation provided by the Government of Qatar. (Registered 17 April 2008)
     

    10. Miscellaneous and unremunerated interests

     
    • Director of CAABU (The Council for the Advancement of Arab-British Understanding Ltd.) (appointed 25 November 2004).

    25 March 2009 - View full entry

    6. Overseas visits

    • 19-24 February 2008, to Abu Dhabi and Dubai in the United Arab Emirates and Kabul, Afghanistan, as Chairman of the Conservative Middle East Council. Flights, taxis and one night's accommodation expenses paid for by the Conservative Middle East Council. (Registered 20 March 2008)
     

    11 February 2009 - View full entry

    10. Miscellaneous and unremunerated interests

    • Director of CAABU (The Council for the Advancement of Arab-British Understanding Ltd.) (appointed 25 November 2004).
     

    28 January 2009 - View full entry

    10. Miscellaneous and unremunerated interests

     
    • Director of CAABU (The Council for the Advancement of Arab-British Understanding Ltd.) (appointed 25 November 2004).

    14 January 2009 - View full entry

    10. Miscellaneous and unremunerated interests

    • Director of CAABU (The Council for the Advancement of Arab-British Understanding Ltd.) (appointed 25 November 2004).
     

    17 December 2008 - View full entry

    6. Overseas visits

    • 29 November-2 December 2007, to Madrid to attend conference of Le Cercle, a foreign policy think-tank, with flight and accommodation expenses paid by the conference organisers. (Registered 16 December 2007)
     

    19 November 2008 - View full entry

    6. Overseas visits

    • 3-7 November 2007, to Cairo, Egypt, as Co-Chairman of the Council for the Advancement of Arab-British Understanding, to attend the 9th Party Congress of the National Democratic Party of Egypt. Return flight London to Cairo and accommodation paid for by National Democratic Party. (Registered 12 November 2007)
     

    5 November 2008 - View full entry

    6. Overseas visits

     
    • 9-18 September 2008, to Israel, the Occupied Palestinian Territories and Lebanon, to engage in dialogue with Israeli and Lebanese Parliamentarians and others on the situation in the region. Flights to and from London, accommodation and travel funded by the Conservative Middle East Council. (Registered 22 October 2008)

    22 October 2008 - View full entry

    6. Overseas visits

    • 10-22 September 2007, to Israel, the Occupied Palestinian Territories, Jordan and Syria with the Conservative Middle East Council, to make visits, receive briefings on the region and meet Government ministers, parliamentarians and others. Flight from London to Tel Aviv and flight from Damascus to London and accommodation and travel within Israel and Palestine funded by the Conservative Middle East Council; travel and accommodation costs within Jordan and Syria paid for by the Governments of Jordan and Syria respectively. (Registered 15 October 2007)
     

    22 July 2008 - View full entry

    10. Miscellaneous and unremunerated interests

     
    • Director of CAABU (The Council for the Advancement of Arab-British Understanding Ltd.) (appointed 25 November 2004).

    8 July 2008 - View full entry

    6. Overseas visits

    • 22-26 April 2007, to Iran, to engage in dialogue with Iranian Parliamentarians and others on current affairs in Iran. Travel and subsistence expenses were met by the Conservative Middle East Council. (Registered 9 May 2007)
     

    10. Miscellaneous and unremunerated interests

    • Director of CAABU (The Council for the Advancement of Arab-British Understanding Ltd.) (appointed 25 November 2004).
     

    16 June 2008 - View full entry

    10. Miscellaneous and unremunerated interests

     
    • Director of CAABU (The Council for the Advancement of Arab-British Understanding Ltd.) (appointed 25 November 2004).

    23 April 2008 - View full entry

    6. Overseas visits

     
    • 13-16 April 2008, to Qatar, to attend the 8th Doha Forum on Democracy, Development and Free Trade. Return flight, food and accommodation provided by the Government of Qatar. (Registered 17 April 2008)

    10. Miscellaneous and unremunerated interests

    • Director of CAABU (The Council for the Advancement of Arab-British Understanding Ltd.) (appointed 25 November 2004).
     

    25 March 2008 - View full entry

    6. Overseas visits

     
    • 19-24 February 2008, to Abu Dhabi and Dubai in the United Arab Emirates and Kabul, Afghanistan, as Chairman of the Conservative Middle East Council. Flights, taxis and one night's accommodation expenses paid for by the Conservative Middle East Council. (Registered 20 March 2008)

    26 February 2008 - View full entry

    6. Overseas visits

    • 26-28 January 2007, to Israel and Palestine, to engage in dialogue with Israeli and Palestinian Parliamentarians and others on solutions to the current conflict. Return flight from London to Tel Aviv and accommodation and travel within Israel and Palestine funded by Forward Thinking, a registered charity. (Registered 7 February 2007)
     

    9 January 2008 - View full entry

    6. Overseas visits

    • 7-11 December 2006, to Delhi, to attend conference of Le Cercle on India, with flight and accommodation expenses contributed to by the conference organisers and the Conservative Parliamentary Friends of India. (Registered 19 December 2006)
     

    18 December 2007 - View full entry

    6. Overseas visits

     
    • 29 November-2 December 2007, to Madrid to attend conference of Le Cercle, a foreign policy think-tank, with flight and accommodation expenses paid by the conference organisers. (Registered 16 December 2007)

    4 December 2007 - View full entry

    6. Overseas visits

    • 17-21 November 2006, to Bahrain as Co-Chairman of the Council for Advancement of Arab British Understanding, with flights and accommodation paid for by the Council. (Registered 22 November 2006)
     

    20 November 2007 - View full entry

    6. Overseas visits

     
    • 3-7 November 2007, to Cairo, Egypt, as Co-Chairman of the Council for the Advancement of Arab-British Understanding, to attend the 9th Party Congress of the National Democratic Party of Egypt. Return flight London to Cairo and accommodation paid for by National Democratic Party. (Registered 12 November 2007)

    23 October 2007 - View full entry

    6. Overseas visits

    • 18-29 September 2006, to Oman, Syria and Lebanon with the Conservative Middle East Council, with accommodation provided in Oman by the Government of the Sultanate of Oman. (Registered 5 October 2006)
    • 10-22 September 2007, to Israel, the Occupied Palestinian Territories, Jordan and Syria with the Conservative Middle East Council, to make visits, receive briefings on the region and meet Government ministers, parliamentarians and others. Flight from London to Tel Aviv and flight from Damascus to London and accommodation and travel within Israel and Palestine funded by the Conservative Middle East Council; travel and accommodation costs within Jordan and Syria paid for by the Governments of Jordan and Syria respectively. (Registered 15 October 2007)

    17 July 2007 - View full entry

    1. Remunerated directorships

     
    • Connaught Search Solutions Ltd; an executive search company.

    15 May 2007 - View full entry

    6. Overseas visits

     
    • 22-26 April 2007, to Iran, to engage in dialogue with Iranian Parliamentarians and others on current affairs in Iran. Travel and subsistence expenses were met by the Conservative Middle East Council. (Registered 9 May 2007)

    1 May 2007 - View full entry

    6. Overseas visits

    • 26 February-3 March 2006, to Occupied Palestinian Territories and Israel with the Conservative Middle East Council. (Registered 7 March 2006)
     

    13 March 2007 - View full entry

    6. Overseas visits

     
    • 26-28 January 2007, to Israel and Palestine, to engage in dialogue with Israeli and Palestinian Parliamentarians and others on solutions to the current conflict. Return flight from London to Tel Aviv and accommodation and travel within Israel and Palestine funded by Forward Thinking, a registered charity. (Registered 7 February 2007)

    27 February 2007 - View full entry

    10. Miscellaneous and unremunerated interests

     
    • Director of CAABU (The Council for the Advancement of Arab-British Understanding Ltd.) (appointed 25 November 2004).

    6 February 2007 - View full entry

    10. Miscellaneous and unremunerated interests

    • Director of CAABU (The Council for the Advancement of Arab-British Understanding Ltd.) (appointed 25 November 2004).
     

    9 January 2007 - View full entry

    6. Overseas visits

     
    • 7-11 December 2006, to Delhi, to attend conference of Le Cercle on India, with flight and accommodation expenses contributed to by the conference organisers and the Conservative Parliamentary Friends of India. (Registered 19 December 2006)

    27 November 2006 - View full entry

    6. Overseas visits

     
    • 17-21 November 2006, to Bahrain as Co-Chairman of the Council for Advancement of Arab British Understanding, with flights and accommodation paid for by the Council. (Registered 22 November 2006)

    6 November 2006 - View full entry

    6. Overseas visits

     
    • 18-29 September 2006, to Oman, Syria and Lebanon with the Conservative Middle East Council, with accommodation provided in Oman by the Government of the Sultanate of Oman. (Registered 5 October 2006)

    2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

    • International and government affairs and parliamentary adviser to BAES Integrated System Technology (Insyte, formerly known as AMS Limited); a defence electronics company. (Up to £5,000)
     

    24 March 2006 - View full entry

    6. Overseas visits

     
    • 26 February-3 March 2006, to Occupied Palestinian Territories and Israel with the Conservative Middle East Council. (Registered 7 March 2006)

    10. Miscellaneous and unremunerated interests

    • Director of Middle East International (appointed 16 December 2004).
     

    13 February 2006 - View full entry

    6. Overseas visits

    • 26 December 2004-9 January 2005, to India with Lords and Commons Cricket Club, visiting Mumbai, Udaipur and New Delhi to represent UK Parliament playing against the Indian Parliament amongst other teams. Met own travel costs to India; accommodation and travel costs within India for self and immediate family supported by a combination of tour sponsors (principally, KPMG, Aviva, Castrol India, FICCI, NASSCOM, BG, Emirates, Standard Chartered and Parador Properties) and the Government of India. (Registered 17 January 2005)
     

    1 November 2005 - View full entry

    2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

    • International and government affairs and parliamentary adviser to AMS Limited; a defence electronics company. (Up to £5,000)
    • International and government affairs and parliamentary adviser to BAES Integrated System Technology (Insyte, formerly known as AMS Limited); a defence electronics company. (Up to £5,000)

    6. Overseas visits

    • 17-20 June 2004, to West Bank and Gaza with the UK Joint Parliamentary Middle East Councils to discuss local and regional security, economic and political issues. Travel and accommodation expenses met by the UK Joint Parliamentary Middle East Councils. (Registered 7 September 2004)
    • 20 September-1 October 2004, to India with the Conservative Parliamentary Friends of India, visiting Delhi, Kerala, Bangalore and Hyderabad to be briefed on political and economic developments in India with particular reference to the information technology and life science sectors. Travel and accommodation expenses met by the Government of India. (Registered 21 October 2004)
     

    11 April 2005 - View full entry

    6. Overseas visits

    • 14-16 February 2004, to Saudi Arabia to discuss regional security, economic and political issues with the Shura Council, and other personalities. Travel and accommodation expenses met by the Government of Saudi Arabia. (Registered 24 February 2004)
     

    28 January 2005 - View full entry

    6. Overseas visits

    • 1-12 December 2003,to Jordan, Kuwait and Oman with Conservative Middle East Council to discuss local and regional security, economic and political issues. Travel and accommodation expenses met by the Conservative Middle East Council. (Registered 17 December 2003)
    • 26 December 2004-9 January 2005, to India with Lords and Commons Cricket Club, visiting Mumbai, Udaipur and New Delhi to represent UK Parliament playing against the Indian Parliament amongst other teams. Met own travel costs to India; accommodation and travel costs within India for self and immediate family supported by a combination of tour sponsors (principally, KPMG, Aviva, Castrol India, FICCI, NASSCOM, BG, Emirates, Standard Chartered and Parador Properties) and the Government of India. (Registered 17 January 2005)

    10. Miscellaneous and unremunerated interests

     
    • Director of CAABU (The Council for the Advancement of Arab-British Understanding Ltd.) (appointed 25 November 2004).
    • Director of Middle East International (appointed 16 December 2004).

    22 October 2004 - View full entry

    6. Overseas visits

    • 23 September-3 October 2003, to India with Conservative Friends of India to Bombay, Jammu, Kashmir and Delhi to discuss economic and political issues on international development and security in Kashmir. Travel and accommodation expenses met by the Government of India. (Registered 15 October 2003)
    • 20 September-1 October 2004, to India with the Conservative Parliamentary Friends of India, visiting Delhi, Kerala, Bangalore and Hyderabad to be briefed on political and economic developments in India with particular reference to the information technology and life science sectors. Travel and accommodation expenses met by the Government of India. (Registered 21 October 2004)

    8 September 2004 - View full entry

    6. Overseas visits

     
    • 17-20 June 2004, to West Bank and Gaza with the UK Joint Parliamentary Middle East Councils to discuss local and regional security, economic and political issues. Travel and accommodation expenses met by the UK Joint Parliamentary Middle East Councils. (Registered 7 September 2004)

    21 May 2004 - View full entry

    6. Overseas visits

     
    • 14-16 February 2004, to Saudi Arabia to discuss regional security, economic and political issues with the Shura Council, and other personalities. Travel and accommodation expenses met by the Government of Saudi Arabia. (Registered 24 February 2004)

    31 January 2004 - View full entry

    2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

     
    • International and government affairs and parliamentary adviser to AMS Limited; a defence electronics company. (Up to £5,000)

    6. Overseas visits

     
    • 1-12 December 2003,to Jordan, Kuwait and Oman with Conservative Middle East Council to discuss local and regional security, economic and political issues. Travel and accommodation expenses met by the Conservative Middle East Council. (Registered 17 December 2003)

    4 December 2003 - View full entry

    6. Overseas visits

    • 22-25 May 2002, to Israel and the Occupied Territories, to meet Palestinian and Israeli political leaders and policy makers. Travel and accommodation provided by Conservative Middle East Council. (Registered 10 June 2002)
    • 6-24 August 2002, payment received to cover the cost of a holiday in France and Spain for myself and my immediate family from WENA Hotels Limited. (Registered 16 October 2002)
    • 23 September-3 October 2003, to India with Conservative Friends of India to Bombay, Jammu, Kashmir and Delhi to discuss economic and political issues on international development and security in Kashmir. Travel and accommodation expenses met by the Government of India. (Registered 15 October 2003)

    26 November 2002 - View full entry

    6. Overseas visits

     
    • 22-25 May 2002, to Israel and the Occupied Territories, to meet Palestinian and Israeli political leaders and policy makers. Travel and accommodation provided by Conservative Middle East Council. (Registered 10 June 2002)
    • 6-24 August 2002, payment received to cover the cost of a holiday in France and Spain for myself and my immediate family from WENA Hotels Limited. (Registered 16 October 2002)

    2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

    • Occasional fees from polling organisations, media and academic institutions, for articles and appearances.
     

    5. Gifts, benefits and hospitality (UK)

    • 12 June 2001, hospitality and ticket to one day international at Lords, England vs Pakistan, as guest of BP Amoco. (Registered20 June 2001)
    • 13 January 2002, my wife and I attended the European file premiere of "Iris" at the Curzon cinema as guests of Pfizer Ltd., who are a large employer in my constituency. Hospitality included a reception beforehand and dinner afterwards at the Park Lane Hotel. (Registered 15 January 2002)
     

    14 May 2002 - View full entry

    5. Gifts, benefits and hospitality (UK)

     
    • 12 June 2001, hospitality and ticket to one day international at Lords, England vs Pakistan, as guest of BP Amoco. (Registered20 June 2001)
    • 13 January 2002, my wife and I attended the European file premiere of "Iris" at the Curzon cinema as guests of Pfizer Ltd., who are a large employer in my constituency. Hospitality included a reception beforehand and dinner afterwards at the Park Lane Hotel. (Registered 15 January 2002)

    6. Overseas visits

    • 17 September-1 October 2000, to the United States under the auspices of the International Visitor exchange programme arranged by the U.S. Embassy. (Registered 12 October 2000)
     

    14 May 2001 - View full entry

    2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

    • Occasional fees from broadcasting and polling organisations.
    • Occasional fees from polling organisations, media and academic institutions, for articles and appearances.

    10 November 2000 (first entry we have)

    2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

    • Occasional fees from broadcasting and polling organisations.

    6. Overseas visits

    • 17 September-1 October 2000, to the United States under the auspices of the International Visitor exchange programme arranged by the U.S. Embassy. (Registered 12 October 2000)