People matching economy

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 70016 for economy

Upcoming Business – Lords: Main Chamber (2 May 2017)

2017 Digital Strategy and empowerment of the UK to become a world-leading data-driven economy – Lord Holmes of Richmond. Oral questions; 2:30 pm

Upcoming Business – Commons: Main Chamber (26 Apr 2017)

Motion to approve a Ways and Means Resolution on the Digital Economy Bill. Legislation

Upcoming Business – Commons: Main Chamber (26 Apr 2017)

Consideration of Lords amendments to the Digital Economy Bill. Consideration of Lords amendments

Northern Ireland (Ministerial Appointments and Regional Rates) Bill (24 Apr 2017)

Alasdair McDonnell: ...funds to carry out their work. Those groups are currently facing collapse through lack of funding. They are not from any particular tribe or side of the political divide. The second issue is our economy. The delay in the reduction in corporation tax was mentioned earlier. Aside from corporation tax, there was meant to be a prosperity dividend following the peace process. It never came. To...

Race in the Workplace: The McGregor-Smith Review - Question for Short Debate (24 Apr 2017)

Lord Stevenson of Balmacara: ...interesting: all BME groups are more likely to be overqualified than white ethnic groups, but white employees are more likely to be promoted than those from all other groups. The potential benefit to the UK economy, which many noble Lords picked up on, from full representation of BME individuals is estimated to be an improvement to our GDP of £24 billion a year—1.3%. It does...

UK Convergence Programme - Motion to Approve (24 Apr 2017)

Baroness Neville-Rolfe: ...growth forecast for the UK by 0.5 percentage points and growth in the second half of 2016 was stronger than the OBR anticipated in the Autumn Statement. In fact, last year the UK grew faster than most other advanced major economies, with near record employment, too. The deficit has also been reduced. Overall public sector net borrowing as a percentage of GDP is predicted to fall from 3.8%...

Air Quality Strategy: Business of the House (24, 25, 26 and 27 April) (24 Apr 2017)

David Lidington: respect of any Bill may be considered forthwith without any Question being put (and any proceedings interrupted for that purpose shall be suspended accordingly); (b) proceedings on consideration of Lords Amendments to the Digital Economy Bill shall be brought to a conclusion (unless already concluded) three hours after their commencement; (c) proceedings on consideration of Lords...

Greater Manchester Combined Authority (Functions and Amendment) Order 2017 - Motion to Approve (24 Apr 2017)

Lord Bourne of Aberystwyth: ...order we are considering today is a further significant milestone for Greater Manchester. We will continue to work and devolve more powers to Greater Manchester, contributing to greater prosperity and a more balanced economy, and to economic success across Greater Manchester, the northern powerhouse and the country. I commend this draft order to the House.

India: Extremism - Question (24 Apr 2017)

Lord Gadhia: the internal democratic processes of the world’s largest democracy, the Government should be working closely with Prime Minister Modi’s Government to open up and liberalise the Indian economy, and encourage more trade and investment between the UK and India to promote development in both countries? That is what the people of Uttar Pradesh overwhelmingly voted for, and that...

Oral Answers to Questions — Communities and Local Government: Small Businesses (24 Apr 2017)

Rachael Maskell: York’s economy is being damaged by sharp business rate increases due to the revaluations. While the exemption from paying the full business rates has risen from £12,000 to £15,000, business rate increases have rocketed far beyond that in York. This is totally unfair, and small businesses in the city, previously exempt, are now desperate. Some are facing a 600% increase in...

Oral Answers to Questions — Communities and Local Government: Northern Powerhouse (24 Apr 2017)

Andrew Percy: The northern powerhouse is central to our plans for an economy that works for all. During these past few months, we have published the northern powerhouse strategy, launched the second northern powerhouse investment portfolio, allocated more than £500 million of local growth investment, launched the £400 million northern powerhouse investment fund, committed tens of millions to...

Oral Answers to Questions — Communities and Local Government: Topical Questions (24 Apr 2017)

Sajid Javid: The hon. Gentleman will know that every council throughout the country has had to find efficiencies so that we can balance the books of our country and build a stronger economy. Some local authorities have done that well—mainly Conservative-led authorities—and Labour authorities have absolutely failed in it. So if people want to see more services being delivered for less, they...

Written Answers — HM Treasury: Lloyds of London: Belgium (24 Apr 2017)

Catherine West: To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, what assessment he has made of the potential effect on the economy of Lloyds of London establishing a new subsidiary in Brussels following the UK's exit from the EU.

Written Answers — Department of Health: NHS: Expenditure (24 Apr 2017)

Philip Dunne: The National Health Service as a whole faces financial challenges, and there are specific health economies where those challenges are more acute as evidenced by the financial performance of individual commissioner and provider organisations. The Government mandates NHS England to ensure financial balance across the NHS. The NHS cannot spend more than what it is allocated by Parliament. In...

Written Answers — Department of Health: Department of Health: North Herefordshire (24 Apr 2017)

Philip Dunne: .... The majority of Department spending is allocated through clinical commissioning groups (CCGs) who are responsible for the efficient and effective allocation of resources in their local health economies. The relevant CCG for North Herefordshire is Herefordshire CCG, whose published accounts show that comprehensive expenditure was £219.347 million, in 2014/15 and £228.51 million...

Written Answers — Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy: Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy: Secondment (24 Apr 2017)

Margot James: ...organisations that secondees are from and the number of secondees from each organisation: Organisation No. Organisation No. Organisation No. National Grid 2 Irish Government 1 New Economy Manchester 1 Brighton & Hove City Council 1 NHS Trust Development Authority 1 Royal Society 1 City & County of Swansea 1 Imperial College London 1 National Physical...

Written Answers — Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy: Manufacturing Industries: Calderdale (24 Apr 2017)

Margot James: ..., have been awarded to SMEs in the manufacturing sector in Calderdale. In February this year we announced a £400m Northern Powerhouse Investment Fund (NPIF), aimed at boosting the North of England’s economy and helping the region’s businesses realise their growth potential.

Written Answers — Department for Transport: Aviation: Noise (24 Apr 2017)

John Hayes: The Government acknowledges that the general aviation sector’s economic impact on the UK economy is around £3.0 billion of Gross Value Added. However, we also recognise that annoyance from aviation noise can be caused by aircraft in the general aviation sector. The Government is working on a new strategy for UK aviation, which will explore how we can maximise the positive role of...

Written Answers — Department for Transport: Parking: Fees and Charges (24 Apr 2017)

Craig Whittaker: To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what assessment he has made of the effectiveness of the policies operated by local authorities on parking charges in supporting the local economy whilst adequately managing traffic and parking flows.

Written Answers — Department for Education: Pupils: Hartlepool (24 Apr 2017)

Nick Gibb: We want schools to have the resources they need, and through our careful management of the economy we have been able to protect the core schools budget in real terms. School funding is now at its highest level on record at almost £41bn in 2017-18 - and that is set to rise, as pupil numbers rise, to £42 billion by 2019-20. We are going to end the historic post code lottery in...

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