Written answers

Wednesday, 1 October 2014

  • Home Office

    • Passports

      To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what estimate she has made of the average waiting time for (a) new passport applications and (b) passport renewals in each of the last four...

  • Ministry of Defence

    • Islamic State

      To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, what recent assessment he has made of the threat to the UK posed by IS.

  • Department for Business, Innovation and Skills

    • Enterprise Finance Guarantee Scheme

      To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills, what investigations he has made into allegations of mis-selling relating to loans made under the Enterprise Finance Guarantee...

    • Cane Sugar

      To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills, what progress has been made on ensuring that UK sugar cane refiners have improved access to cane sugar through free trade deals.

      Innovation: China

      To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills, what discussions his Department has had with representatives of the Chinese government on innovation and entrepreneurship in the...

      Innovation: China

      To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills, what steps he is taking to encourage greater cooperation between China and the UK on innovation.

      Skilled Workers

      To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills, what steps the Government is taking to ensure that graduates have the right skills for the jobs available.

      Business: Leeds

      To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills, what steps he is taking to support Leeds Business Week.

      Apprentices: Ashfield

      To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills, how many apprentices there were in Ashfield constituency in each of the last five years.

      Manufacturing Industries

      To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills, what recent assessment he has made of the performance of the UK manufacturing sector since 2010.

      Foreign Companies: Russia

      To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills, how many Russian-owned companies are currently located in the UK; and if he will make a statement.

      Construction: Training

      To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills, what assessment he has made of the effectiveness of the relationship between the construction industry and colleges in providing...

      Families

      To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills, with reference to the Prime Minister's speech of 15 August 2011 calling for a family test to be applied to all domestic policy,...

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