Foreign and Commonwealth Office


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Foreign and Commonwealth Office

The department of the British government responsible for advising on and executing foreign policy and matters related to the Commonwealth of Nations (which primarily consists of former territories of the British Empire). It also has an administration role in British overseas territories. It was created in its current form in 1968 but traces its origins to 1782. The chancellor of the exchequer is appointed by the monarch on the advice of the prime minister.
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He said in a statement: "We have not received any official intimation to this effect and in fact the British Foreign Office, as well as the statement from the Foreign and Commonwealth Office, has emphasised that it has not advised any of its teams not to compete in next year's Commonwealth Games on security grounds.
According to the Foreign and Commonwealth office website, the UAE has a relatively good human rights record.
Amicus is now to receive pounds 200,000 over the next three years from a special human rights project fund operated by the Foreign and Commonwealth Office.
In May, this year the Foreign and Commonwealth Office wrote to all diplomatic missions and international organisations in the United Kingdom,' said Mr Straw.
The talks were led on the British side by Rosalind Marsden, director of the Asia-Pacific, Foreign and Commonwealth Office, and on the North Korean side by Kim Chun Kuk, director general of the Foreign Ministry's European Affairs Department.
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Contract:The foreign and commonwealth office (fco) is retendering for a single vendor framework for the provision of new diesel generator sets, spare parts, installation, technical support and staff training.
Beirut, Safar 7, 1435, Dec 10, 2013, SPA -- Lebanese Premier designate Tamam Salam met here today with British Minister of State at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office Hugh Robertson.
ISLAMABAD, May 16, 2011 (Frontier Star): Permanent Under Secretary of the British Foreign and Commonwealth Office Simon Fraser called on Foreign Secretary Salman Bashir on Sunday.
The family's MP Chris Bryant, who is also a Minister in the Foreign Office, said: "I'd like to thank all of the staff at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office who have worked on this case.
The men were arrested following a fight involving 50 UK nationals at a medical centre in Malia on July 22, the Foreign and Commonwealth Office said.
In May, Global Crossing was awarded a contract by the Foreign and Commonwealth Office of Great Britain (FCO) to provide a virtual private network linking 240 British embassies, consulates, high commissions and diplomatic missions worldwide.
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