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Business, Innovation and Skills

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  • Apprentices

    To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills (1) how many people started an apprenticeship in the first nine months of academic year (a) 2011-12 and (b) 2010-11 in each...

  • Apprentices

    To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills how many people started an apprenticeship in each parliamentary constituency in England in the latest year for which figures are...

  • Apprentices

    To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills what assessment he has made of the factors contributing to the difference in the number of (a) additional 25+ apprenticeship...

  • Apprentices: Females

    To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills what steps he is taking to encourage more women and girls to take up apprenticeships in science, technology, engineering and...

  • Departmental Advertising

    To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills whether he has considered advertising his Department's business growth initiatives on documentation issued by HM Revenue and Customs.

  • Apprentices

    To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills whether his Department has a policy on requirements for the provision of (a) apprenticeships and (b) other training by (i) his...

  • Apprentices

    To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills how many apprenticeships have been created directly by contracts with his Department in each of the last three years.

  • Departmental Offices

    To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills pursuant to the answer of 13 July 2011, Official Report, column 404W, on departmental offices, what the location is of each of...

  • Further Education: Pay

    To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills whether his Department has provided guidance to further education colleges on pay restraint for (a) employees and (b) executives.

  • High Street Review

    To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills (1) on what dates meetings with (a) micro businesses, (b) small businesses and (c) medium-sized businesses (i) have taken and...

  • Motor Vehicles: Manufacturing Industries

    To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills if he will assess the prospects for the UK automotive industry; and if he will make a statement.

  • Overseas Trade: Sudan

    To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills what discussions he has had with his US counterparts on trade restrictions in Sudan.

  • Regional Development Agencies: Finance

    To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills if he will list for each regional development agency (RDA), all previously approved projects that have since been halted or...

  • Retail Trade: Children

    To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills what progress he has made in developing a retail code of practice on retailing to children; what recent discussions he has had...

  • Skills Funding Agency

    To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills what savings he expects to achieve from the planned reduction in the Skills Funding Agency's budget.

  • Thameslink Railway Line: Rolling Stock

    To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills what meetings took place between Ministers in his Department and Ministers in the Department for Transport to discuss the bids...

  • Vocational Training: Injuries

    To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills how many (a) serious injuries and (b) fatalities of learners placed on courses or apprenticeships were reported by the Skills...