Boris Johnson: How often does the Minister suppose that the Revenue would disclose details of people's tax affairs to the director? If that would be very rare, and there would be only half a dozen such instances a year, why should the function not be exercised by the commissioners? Sitting suspended for a Division in the House. On resuming--
Alok Sharma: Since his appointment, the Foreign Secretary, my Rt Hon. Friend the Member for Uxbridge and South Ruislip (Boris Johnson), has visited Belgium, the United States of America, France, Germany, Austria, Slovak Republic, Poland, Ukraine, Italy, Netherlands,Turkey, Israel and Luxembourg on official business. Details of ministerial travel are published quarterly:...
Boris Johnson: âThe British Government is not directly represented at the Geneva International Discussions (GID). The UK is a member of all three international organisations acting as co-chairs. We continue to support the GID dialogue process as a platform for all parties to the conflict to discuss both security issues and the humanitarian needs of the conflict-affected populations.
Lord Bassam of Brighton: My Lords, the new mayor's views on bendy buses are well known. I happen to take a completely different view, but that is as it is. Last week, people voted for Boris Johnson to be the mayor and we have to respect that. No doubt, he will take into account very carefully the views expressed to him by the transport professionals. They have enabled buses in London on every weekday to carry some 6...
Boris Johnson: To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland how many and what percentage of (a) women and (b) men of (i) white, (ii) Afro-Caribbean and (iii) Asian ethnicity received (A) first class, (B) upper second class and (C) lower second class degrees in Northern Irish universities in the last five years for which figures are available.
Boris Johnson: To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Skills how many and what percentage of (a) women and (b) men of (i) white, (ii) Afro-Caribbean and (iii) Asian ethnicity received (A) first class, (B) upper second class and (C) lower second class degrees in English universities in the last five years for which figures are available.
Tobias Ellwood: ...Government maintains that genocide should be a matter for judicial authorities rather than a political decision. The Foreign Secretary, my Rt Hon. Friend the Member for Uxbridge and South Ruislip (Boris Johnson), announced on 21 July that the UK will work with our international partners to drive a global campaign to hold Daesh to account for its crimes.
Alok Sharma: ...partners regarding the Democratic People's Republic of Korea's (DPRK) provocative and destabilising behaviour. The Foreign Secretary's, my Rt Hon. Friend the Member for Uxbridge and South Ruislip (Boris Johnson), statement of 6 March condemned the latest missile tests as a clear violation of UN Security Council resolutions.
Boris Johnson: The UK takes an active role as a member of the 1718 DPRK Sanctions Committee. The UK has also funded a number of outreach activities by the Panel of Experts, which supports the Committee, to promote the effective implementation of UN Security Council Resolutions. The UK also provides substantive information in response to the Panel's Request for Information letters.
Boris Johnson: To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department how many people were (a) arrested and (b) given anti-social behaviour orders (ASBOS) as a result of evidence from CCTV on buses in London in each year since 1997; and how many have been (i) arrested and (ii) given ASBOS as a result of the live CCTV pilot.
Boris Johnson: To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Skills how many and what proportion of (a) 20-year-olds, (b) 21-year-olds, (c) 22-year-olds, (d) 23-year-olds and (e) 24-year-olds in each local education authority were not in employment, education or training in each of the last three years for which figures are available.
Boris Johnson: To ask the Secretary of State for Innovation, Universities and Skills how many members of staff were employed by (a) the Higher Education Funding Council for England, (b) the Learning and Skills Council and (c) each sector skill council in each of the last 10 years; and what the expenditure on salaries was by each organisation in each year.
Boris Johnson: The international community, including South Korea, is united in its belief that North Korea must change its path and open the way towards a peaceful resolution through diplomatic negotiations. The UK's focus remains on working with our international partners to look at how we can increase pressure on North Korea to reach a peaceful solution, including at the UN.
Boris Johnson: The UK is responsible for the international relations of the Overseas Territories and Crown Dependencies, and for their compliance with international obligations. Several of these jurisdictions currently choose to meet these sanctions obligations through their own legislation. The UK legislates directly for those jurisdictions which do not choose to have domestic sanctions legislation in...
Boris Johnson: To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Skills (1) how many primary schools in each constituency have a teacher with a formal music qualification; (2) how many staff were responsible for musical instrument teaching in (a) head-count and (b) full-time equivalent terms in maintained (i) primary and (ii) secondary schools in each year between 1996 and 2006.
Boris Johnson: To ask the Secretary of State for Innovation, Universities and Skills (1) how much was spent on Train to Gain brokers in 2006-07; and what percentage of the overall Train to Gain budget this constituted (a) nationally and (b) in London; (2) how many Train to Gain brokers in (a) London and (b) nationally received funds from Government in 2006-07.
Boris Johnson: To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government what proportion of first-time buyers in (a) London, (b) the South East and (c) England took out a mortgage with a repayment schedule expected to last more than (i) 20, (ii) 25, (iii) 30, (iv) 35, (v) 40 and (vi) 60 years in (A) 1997, (B) 2000, (C) 2003 and (D) 2006.
Lord Berkeley: ...appeal by the Campaign for Clean Air in London in relation to information relating to a meeting that took place on 22 January 2009 between Lord Hunt of Kings Heath and the Mayor of London, Boris Johnson, on air quality matters.
David Lammy: ...,000 potential jobs, the 76,000 livelihoods of those currently working at Heathrow and the 10,000 apprenticeships—and not just the livelihoods of the hon. Members for Uxbridge and South Ruislip (Boris Johnson) and for Richmond Park (Zac Goldsmith)?
Boris Johnson: I am aware of concerns related to the electoral boundary changes introduced by the Election Commission. We will be monitoring their impact, and have discussed the importance of free and fair elections with the Malaysian Government at the highest levels. Most recently the Minister for Asia and the Pacific raised these issues with the Malaysian Senate President on 18 April.