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Written Ministerial Statements — Business, Innovation and Skills: Council for Science and Technology (7 Feb 2012)

David Willetts: I would like to inform the House that today the Prime Minister has appointed Professor Dame Nancy Rothwell as the independent co-chair to the Council for Science and Technology (CST). Professor Dame Nancy Rothwell is President and Vice Chancellor of the University of Manchester and was appointed to the CST as a member in June 2011. The CST Is the UK Government’s top level advisory body on...

Written Ministerial Statements — Business, Innovation and Skills: Strategic Export Licensing (7 Feb 2012)

Vincent Cable: My right hon. Friend the Foreign Secretary announced to the House on 13 October 2011 the conclusions of his review of defence and security export policy in the light of events in the middle east and north Africa. It concluded that there were no fundamental flaws with the UK strategic export licensing system. We share this view. However, the review did identify areas where our system could be...

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