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


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Written Answers — Department for Education: Skilled Workers (15 Aug 2017)

Robert Goodwill: .... We are considering the options for our future immigration system very carefully. As part of that, it is important that we understand the impacts of different options on different sectors of the economy and the labour market. We will build a comprehensive picture of the needs and interests of all parts of the UK and look to develop a system which works for all.

Written Answers — Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy: Manufacturing Industries: Staff (3 Aug 2017)

Lord Prior of Brampton: ..., Retail and Repair of Motor Vehicles accounted for 634,000 jobs. These figures cover direct employment only excluding indirect jobs that these industries may support in other sectors of the economy, through their supply chains.

Written Answers — Ministry of Justice: Civil Proceedings: Cross Border Cooperation (3 Aug 2017)

Lord Keen of Elie: ...resolution of cross-border disputes in the fields of civil and commercial, and family, law; supports the attractiveness of UK laws and UK courts; and contributes to the UK legal and financial services economies. The UK intends to keep working with others, including stakeholders, in order to ensure a smooth implementation of future arrangements.

Written Answers — Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy: Tickets: Sales (2 Aug 2017)

Lord Prior of Brampton: ...protections in the secondary ticketing market. He produced his report last year and in March 2017 the Government responded accepting his report in full and included amendments to the Digital Economy Act designed to enhance protections further. The Government has no plans at this time to introduce additional legislation.

Written Answers — Department for Exiting the European Union: UK Relations with EU (2 Aug 2017)

Baroness Anelay of St Johns: .... We will be aiming to maintain the City's leading position as one of the key centres of global finance. The government is keenly aware of the importance of the financial services sector to the UK economy. The government has set out its intention to pursue a bold and ambitious free trade agreement with the European Union, and for that agreement to be of greater scope and ambition than any...

Written Answers — Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy: Business (1 Aug 2017)

Lord Prior of Brampton: Businesses and social enterprises are vital to our economy and it is important we create the best possible environment to enable firms, both large and small, to identify and exploit opportunities to trade locally, nationally and in overseas markets. As part of our Industrial Strategy, we will make the most of the diverse strengths of all of Britain’s cities and regions to attract more...

Written Answers — Department for Communities and Local Government: *No heading* (1 Aug 2017)

Lord Bourne of Aberystwyth: The Government supports the sharing economy, and welcomes Airbnb’s recent decision to amend its systems so that entire home listings in London are not available for more than 90 nights in any given year without appropriate planning permission. The Government also welcomes the formation of the UK Short Term Accommodation Association and its work to develop an industry code of conduct....

Written Answers — HM Treasury: Shops: Payment Methods (1 Aug 2017)

Lord Bates: Cash continues to play a key role in the UK economy, making up around half of all payments. The Government remains committed to widespread free access to cash and consumer choice in payments. The Government would not be able to prohibit credit card companies from placing pressure on shops to refuse to accept cash payments as this is a commercial decision. However, given the continued...

Written Answers — Department for Exiting the European Union: *No heading* (1 Aug 2017)

Baroness Anelay of St Johns: ...workers who cross the border every day. As the Prime Minister said in her statement to the House of Commons on 29 March, we are absolutely steadfast in our support of Gibraltar, its people and its economy.

Written Answers — Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy: *No heading* (31 Jul 2017)

Lord Prior of Brampton: We need an economy that works for everyone and the Government is working to deliver a bold, long term Industrial Strategy that builds on our strengths and prepares us for the years ahead. Government is engaged in extensive and diverse engagement with businesses of all sizes across the UK, having open and honest conversations about both the challenges that leaving the EU poses, but also the...

Written Answers — Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: *No heading* (28 Jul 2017)

Lord Gardiner of Kimble: ...a set of policies to drive environmental improvement with a powerful and permanent impact, tailored to the needs of our country. This will make sure we can create a healthy environment and strong economy – and delivering on our commitment to leave the environment in a better state than we found it.

Written Answers — Department for Education: Skilled Workers: Vacancies (27 Jul 2017)

Anne Milton: The Government wants to create a world-beating technical education system and is investing heavily to ensure that it delivers the skills that the economy needs. We will deliver 3 million apprenticeships by 2020, and drive up the quality of apprenticeships to ensure they deliver the skills employers need. We are developing a system of technical education based on 15 new technical routes...

Written Answers — Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy: Tickets: Sales (27 Jul 2017)

Lord Prior of Brampton: ...protections in the secondary ticketing market. He produced his report last year and in March 2017 the Government responded accepting his report in full and included amendments to the Digital Economy Act designed to enhance protections further. The Government has no plans to introduce additional legislation on the matter under the Consumer Rights Act 2015.

Written Answers — Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy: Ethnic Diversity of UK Boards Review (26 Jul 2017)

Margot James: ...on draft recommendations from November 2016 to February 2017, which the Government has endorsed. Diversity and inclusion in the boardroom and the workplace is a hugely important element of building an economy that works for all. That is why I have created a Business Diversity and Inclusion Group to provide strategic leadership on this agenda, and to help deliver a clear and coordinated...

Written Answers — Department for Education: *No heading* (26 Jul 2017)

Lord Nash: The Government wants to create a world-class technical education system and is investing heavily to ensure that we deliver the right skills that the economy, employers and individuals all need to be successful. We plan to deliver on our commitment to create 3 million apprenticeships by 2020, and drive up the quality of apprenticeships to ensure they deliver the skills employers need. We...

Written Answers — Department for International Trade: *No heading* (26 Jul 2017)

the Marquess of Lothian: Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of China's One Belt, One Road initiative, and of its implications for (1) the UK's economy, and (2) the global economy.

Written Answers — Department for Transport: Crossrail Line (25 Jul 2017)

Paul Maynard: Crossrail’s business case states that the new railway will generate a £42bn net benefit for the UK economy. No detailed quantified assessment has been made of the effect of the contracts tendered for Crossrail on UK GDP or the size of the economic value added to the regions outside London. However, contracts tendered for the Crossrail project have been awarded to businesses of...

Written Answers — Department for Education: Higher Education: Disadvantaged (25 Jul 2017)

Jo Johnson: The Department for Education published an equality analysis in May 2016, to cover the reforms set out in the Success as a Knowledge Economy White Paper, that were subsequently taken forward through the Higher Education and Research Act (2017). This included an assessment of the impact of allowing institutions who were successful in the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) assessment process...

Written Answers — Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Flood Control: Leeds (25 Jul 2017)

Therese Coffey: ...plans to invest £54.5 million within the Leeds City Council boundary. This will deliver more than 15 individual schemes and projects to reduce flood risk to communities and safeguard the economy. The majority of these will be completed by March 2021.

Written Answers — Home Office: Fraud: Telephone Systems (24 Jul 2017)

Ben Wallace: ...types of scams. In May 2016, the Government also introduced a new requirement for all direct marketing callers to provide caller line identification and introduced a measure in the Digital Economy Act, making it a requirement for the Information Commissioner to issue a statutory code of practice on direct marketing.


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