Results 1–20 of 5794 for speaker:John Martin McDonnell

Written Answers — Cabinet Office: Government Departments: Regulation (21 Jun 2018)

John Martin McDonnell: To ask the Minister for the Cabinet Office, if his Department will publish the names of the regulatory bodies that (a) report to and (b) are overseen by each Government department.

Written Answers — Treasury: Private Finance Initiative (11 Jun 2018)

John Martin McDonnell: To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, with reference to the news item on UK PFI and PPP equity offshoring and tax avoidance published by the European Services Strategy Unit, if his Department will make an assessment of the implications for his Department's policies of that Unit's findings that almost half of all private finance initiative projects are majority owned by nine offshore...

Written Answers — Treasury: Private Finance Initiative (11 Jun 2018)

John Martin McDonnell: To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, with reference to the report entitled PFI and PF2, published by the National Audit Office on 17 January 2018, what assessment his Department has made of the implications for his Department's policies of that report's findings that PF2 costs are around 40 per cent higher than similar projects financed by government borrowing; and if he will make a statement.

Written Answers — Treasury: Private Finance Initiative (11 Jun 2018)

John Martin McDonnell: To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, which private finance initiative contracts are being delivered by contractors that his Department deem to be high risk.

Written Answers — Treasury: Carillion: Insolvency (11 Jun 2018)

John Martin McDonnell: To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, with reference to the Forty-first report of the Public Accounts Committee, Government risk assessments relating to Carillion, published on 23 May 2018, HC 1045, when his Department first became aware of the Cabinet Office's responses to recommendations to give Carillion a high-risk rating two months before that company collapsed.

Written Answers — Treasury: Private Finance Initiative (11 Jun 2018)

John Martin McDonnell: To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, how his Department monitors private finance initiative contracts, including (a) strategic risk management policy, (b) financial control and (c) performance management.

Written Answers — Treasury: Private Finance Initiative (8 Jun 2018)

John Martin McDonnell: To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, when his Department plans to publish updated value for money assessment guidance on private finance initiatives.

Written Answers — Treasury: Private Finance Initiative (8 Jun 2018)

John Martin McDonnell: To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, when his Department plans to publish updated data on private finance initiative projects on his Department's website.

Written Answers — Treasury: Carillion: Private Finance Initiative (8 Jun 2018)

John Martin McDonnell: To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, what meetings (a) he and (b) Ministers of his Department have held with the Cabinet Office on monitoring private finance Iinitiative contracts held by Carillion.

Oral Answers to Questions — Treasury: Money Laundering and Criminal Finance (22 May 2018)

John Martin McDonnell: I associate myself with the Chancellor’s eloquent words on the Manchester tragedy. I also commend the emergency services that operated on that day. “The Government cannot afford to turn a blind eye as kleptocrats and human rights abusers use the City of London to launder their ill-gotten funds”. Not my words but the words of yesterday’s Foreign Affairs Committee...

Oral Answers to Questions — Treasury: Money Laundering and Criminal Finance (22 May 2018)

John Martin McDonnell: That is just not good enough. We were promised a register in 2015, and we are still having to wait another three years. The Government are letting the crooks, the tax avoiders and the money launderers off the hook again. They have failed to introduce and enforce stricter due diligence for companies as registered companies, they have failed to take on the service providers that set up these...

Oral Answers to Questions — Treasury: Topical Questions (17 Apr 2018)

John Martin McDonnell: In advance of today’s debate on Syria, I welcome financial measures to sanction the Syrian regime. According to past Government figures, £151 million of assets belonging to leading figures in the Assad regime in Syria have been frozen by authorities here. Since then, 261 Syrian individuals have been listed as financial sanctions targets in the UK. Can the Chancellor tell the House...

Oral Answers to Questions — Treasury: Topical Questions (17 Apr 2018)

John Martin McDonnell: I welcome the Chancellor’s response, but the problem is that the lack of transparency in our financial system makes it virtually impossible for him to know exactly how many assets linked to such regimes are owned in the UK. It is estimated that more than £5 billion of assets owned by Assad and his associates are being held overseas and, according to international reports, the UK is...

Money Laundering (19 Mar 2018)

John Martin McDonnell: (Urgent Question): To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer if he will make a statement on the Government’s action to address dirty money being laundered in the UK.

Money Laundering (19 Mar 2018)

John Martin McDonnell: I thank the Minister for his response. Twelve months ago, I raised in an urgent question the issue of the Russian laundromat, as it was called, laundering £20 billion of criminal funds through the City of London. Despite all that the Minister has said, the National Crime Agency estimates that £90 billion from the rest of the world is still laundered through the City each year, while...

Money Laundering (19 Mar 2018)

John Martin McDonnell: On a point of order, Mr Speaker.

Money Laundering (19 Mar 2018)

John Martin McDonnell: I am grateful to you, Mr Speaker. We were hoping for a much more bipartisan approach today, but the Minister started off by making a statement in which he implied something that I do not think he wanted to imply, namely that we had not raised the issue recently. He implied that I had not raised it since, I think, 2016. On 21 March 2017, Mr Speaker, you were kind enough to allow me a very...

Written Answers — Cabinet Office: Carillion (14 Mar 2018)

John Martin McDonnell: To ask the Minister for the Cabinet Office, what steps he is taking to ensure that the Official Receiver for Carillion is not allowed to sell existing PFI contracts.

Spring Statement (13 Mar 2018)

John Martin McDonnell: I thank the Chancellor for providing me with early sight of his statement, but I have to say that his complacency today is astounding. We face in every public service a crisis on a scale that we have never seen before. Has he not listened to the doctors, nurses, teachers, police officers, carers and even his own councillors? They are telling him that they cannot wait for the next Budget....


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