People matching economy

Liam Byrne

Labour MP, Birmingham, Hodge Hill , 15 Jul 2004 –

Kirsty Blackman

Scottish National Party MP, Aberdeen North , 8 May 2015 –

Louise Haigh

Labour MP, Sheffield, Heeley , 8 May 2015 –

Baroness Kramer

Liberal Democrat Peer , 10 Jan 2011 –

Stewart Hosie

Scottish National Party MP, Dundee East , 5 May 2005 –

Ed Vaizey

Conservative MP, Wantage , 5 May 2005 –

Adam Price

Former Plaid Cymru MP, Carmarthen East and Dinefwr , 7 Jun 2001 – 12 Apr 2010

Results 1–20 of 74238 for economy

Upcoming Business – Lords: Main Chamber (14 May 2018)

Importance of tourism to the economy of the United Kingdom – Lord Lee of Trafford. Oral questions

Upcoming Business – Lords: Main Chamber (9 May 2018)

Impact of Brexit on the economy of the North East of England – Baroness Quin. Oral questions; 3:00 pm

Upcoming Business – Commons: Select Committee (24 Apr 2018)

International Trade: The economic effects of trade policy. 10:00 am; The Boothroyd Room, Portcullis House
Witnesses: ...Professor Patrick Minford, University of Cardiff and Economists for Free Trade Sir Martin Donnelly, Hertford College, University of Oxford David Henig, European Centre for International Political Economy Molly Kiniry, Legatum Institute

Upcoming Business – Commons: Select Committee (24 Apr 2018)

Treasury: The economic effects of trade policy. 10:00 am; Other
Witnesses: ...David Blake, CASS Business School Professor Patrick Minford, University of Cardiff Sir Martin Donnelly, University of Oxford David Henig, Director, European Centre for International Political Economy Molly Kiniry, Programme Manager, Legatum Institute

Written Answers — Department for Transport: Diesel Vehicles: Sales (20 Apr 2018)

Jesse Norman: ...every car and van to be zero emission by 2050. In order to achieve this, we have said we will end the sale of new conventional petrol and diesel cars and vans by 2040. The UK was the first major economy in the world to set out such a challenging ambition for new vehicle sales. Our ambition is supported by one of the most comprehensive packages of support in the world for ultra low...

Written Answers — Department for Transport: Heathrow Airport: Southern (20 Apr 2018)

Jo Johnson: New connectivity to Heathrow Airport from the south could provide a real boost to the economy, creating new journey opportunities and encouraging modal shift. As part of the national ‘Call for Ideas’ for Market Led Proposals (announced 20 March), registrations of interest that support Government’s aspiration for a Southern Rail Link were welcomed. This will inform the...

Written Answers — Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy: Wind Power: Seas and Oceans (20 Apr 2018)

Andrew Bowie: To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy, and Industrial Strategy, what assessment his Department has made of the effect of developing floating offshore wind power technology on the economy of (a) Scotland and (b) the UK.

Surgical Mesh: Cancer Treatment (19 Apr 2018)

David Linden: ...something that comes to people, but there are things we can do to try to avoid it. For example, we know that advertising junk food harms people and puts pressure on the NHS, other public services and our economy. There is clear evidence of the need to curb the marketing of food and drink that is high in fat, salt and sugar. A large number of 11 to 18-year-olds have seen television adverts...

National Security Situation - Motion to Take Note (19 Apr 2018)

Lord Collins of Highbury: ...have banged on a bit too long in my response today, but I want to reiterate the point made by the noble and gallant Lord, Lord Stirrup, in relation to the new fusion doctrine, which involves using our security, economic and influence capabilities to maximum effect to protect our national security and economy and influence our goals. Applying this doctrine to Russia, the Prime Minister said...

Backbench Business: UK Oil and Gas Industry — [Mr Virendra Sharma in the Chair] (19 Apr 2018)

Claire Perry: ...have a strong constituency interest, and we debate the issue frequently because we are all passionate about the oil and gas industry and agree about the great value that it brings to the local and national economies. I asked for and was able to keep the oil and gas brief when I became the Minister for Energy and Clean Growth because I think it is an integral part of the transition to a...

Surgical Mesh (19 Apr 2018)

Kevin Hollinrake: ...hon. Member for Kingston upon Hull West and Hessle raised the issue of physiotherapy, and she is absolutely right: prevention is better than cure. She mentioned that this problem has cost the healthcare system £245 million; it would be a true economy, not a false economy, to implement what she suggests as a simple first step for new mothers. We also need to get to the bottom of the...

Oral Answers to Questions — Transport: Business of the House (19 Apr 2018)

Maggie Throup: industry group, may I make an early plea to my right hon. Friend for a debate in Government time to highlight the significant contribution that the furniture industry makes to the UK economy? May I urge her to exploit the unique skills of our British furniture manufacturers when we commence work on the restoration of this place?

Oral Answers to Questions — Transport: Regional Spending (19 Apr 2018)

Chi Onwurah: ..., energy, health and digital, which could transform the lives of my constituents. The Minister’s own Transport for the North says that it will cost £27 billion to transform the north’s economy by taking advantage of those strengths: will he commit to funding it?

Oral Answers to Questions — Transport: Shipley: Eastern Bypass (19 Apr 2018)

Philip Davies: ...asked for more than four months ago. Will the Minister not only develop a bypass for Shipley, but bypass Bradford Council so that we can crack on with a scheme that is much needed by the local economy and residents?

Oral Answers to Questions — Transport: Topical Questions (19 Apr 2018)

Damien Moore: ...announced a new timetable downgrading the train service between my constituency of Southport and south Manchester, which will have significant consequences for Southport’s residents and its local economy. What reassurances can my right hon. Friend provide to my constituents and rail passengers along that line who are now having to make difficult choices about where they live and work...

Written Answers — Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport: Data Protection (19 Apr 2018)

Margot James: ...of global data protection standards. With the new Data Protection Bill, Government are modernising the data protection laws in the UK to make them fit for purpose for our increasingly digital economy and society. It will set new standards for protecting general data, in accordance with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), giving people more control over use of their data, and...

Written Answers — Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government: EU Committee of the Regions (19 Apr 2018)

Rishi Sunak: The Committee of the Regions can make a significant contribution to the decision making processes of the European Union on issues such as transport, the economy, social and territorial cohesion, and it is right that there is a UK delegation to the Committee whilst the UK is a member of the European Union. There is no direct cost to the UK taxpayer. Members of the Committee of the Regions who...

Written Answers — Ministry of Defence: Defence: Procurement (19 Apr 2018)

Nia Griffith: To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, what requirements his Department places on bidders to demonstrate the potential effect of their winning a contract on (a) UK employment and (b) the UK economy.

Written Ministerial Statements — Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government: Local Government Finance: Response to the Resolution of the House, 28th March 2018 (19 Apr 2018)

Rishi Sunak: ...and responsibilities, we are responding to the sector’s request for more control over the money they raise as well as the tools to make this money go further. Local authorities already have a strong incentive to grow their economies through 50 per cent business rates retention and benefit from the additional income that growth in their business rates brings. Over 150 local...

Scottish Parliament: Paternity Leave (19 Apr 2018)

Jamie Hepburn: ...up with a more motivated workforce, reducing absenteeism, achieving better retention rates and increasing productivity. That type of approach is important not only for families but for the Scottish economy. That is why we are, as I mentioned, funding the family friendly working Scotland partnership. It is a partnership that we participate in; we have provided £857,000 since 2014-15...

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