Parliamentary Secretary to the Treasury

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Parliamentary Secretary to the Treasury

An official in the British government. Despite the name, the parliamentary secretary has no duties at HM Treasury and in general the position is given to the chief whip of the governing party of the House of Commons.
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According to Postmaster General McPherson Chanda, board and management of ZamPost appreciated Government s move of allocating this fund as announced by Secretary to the Treasury Fredson Yamba.
I am delighted that the chief secretary to the Treasury is taking a personal interest in getting these much needed works on to the Government's infrastructure programme and it really feels as if progress is being made.
THE Chief Secretary to the Treasury has branded claims Scots could net an "independence bonus" of PS1,000 a year as "pure wishful thinking".
Britain's financial secretary to the Treasury has revealed that the Financial Conduct Authority has plausible grounds to implement a deadline that will force banks to deliver redress offers more quickly to businesses which were mis-sold interest rate hedging products.
Chief Secretary to the Treasury Danny Alexander said the Coastal Communities Fund will also be extended for an additional year to 2016, a move which could see Tyneside communities benefit.
Summary: Sajid Javid, Economic Secretary to the Treasury, has responded to PAC claims that the Treasury does not have any clear goals.
Summary: ABU DHABI - Sultan bin Saeed Al Mansouri, UAE Minister of Economy, met Lord James Sassoon, Commercial Secretary to the Treasury in the United Kingdom, and has discussed ways to enhance economic cooperation between the two countries in areas such as small and medium enterprises and renewable energy, and the possibility of boosting mutual trade.
Campbell is furious that Alexander used his influence as Chief Secretary to the Treasury to make sure that Lossiemouth was saved from closure.
The former Chief Secretary to the Treasury was one of five Treasury ministers who received a total of pounds 64,766 in severance payments.
Mr Osborne has reportedly asked Philip Hammond, shadow chief secretary to the Treasury, to find alternative models for involving the private sector in projects such as bridges, roads and schools.
And Chief Secretary to the Treasury Liam Byrne claimed Tory proposals would mean 15,000 fewer police with more than 44,130 teachers losing their jobs.
Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport James Purnell, Secretary of State for Children, Schools and Families Ed Balls, Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government Hazel Blears, Parliamentary Secretary to the Treasury and Chief Whip Geoff Hoon, Minister for the Cabinet Office and Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster Ed Miliband, Secretary of State for Northern Ireland Shaun Woodward, Chief Secretary to the Treasury Andy Burnham.
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