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Business, Innovation and Skills

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  • Business

    To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills what assessment he has made of the effectiveness of his Department's communications with small businesses; what discussions he...

  • Conditions of Employment

    To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills what assessment he has made of the effect of zero hours contracts on (a) staff morale and (b) staff turnover.

  • Construction: Vetting

    To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills with reference to Construction 2025 Industrial Strategy: government and industry in partnership, published on 2 July 2013, for...

  • Higher Education: Admissions

    To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills how many applications for undergraduate study were made to (a) the University of York, (b) York St John University and (c) all...

  • Higher Education: Admissions

    To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills what proportion of pupils eligible for free school meals from (a) London and (b) England excluding London progress to (i) any...

  • Higher Education: York

    To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills how much funding per (a) undergraduate and (b) postgraduate student the Higher Education Funding Council for England allocated to...

  • Higher Education: York

    To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills how much capital funding the Government allocated to (a) York College, (b) the University of York and (c) York St John University...

  • Higher Education: York

    To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills (1) how many young people from York Central constituency (a) applied for and (b) started a degree course in each year since...

  • Higher Education: York

    To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills how many UK domiciled (a) undergraduate and (b) postgraduate students enrolled at the (i) University of York and (ii) University...

  • Innovation

    To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills what steps he has taken to ensure that the UK is in future classed as an Innovation Leader, as opposed to an Innovation Follower...

  • Motor Vehicles: Insurance

    To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills (1) what assessment he has made of the operation of approved repairer schemes and vertical agreements by motor insurance...

  • Research: Finance

    To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills if he will make it his policy to raise public spending on research and development to 0.7 per cent of GDP, in line with the...

  • Royal Mail

    To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills if he will outline the present timeline for the privatisation of the Royal Mail.

  • Youth Work

    To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills how much funding his Department allocated for youth work in (a) 2010-11, (b) 2011-12 and (c) 2012-13; and if he will make a statement.