Secretary of State for Transport

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Secretary of State for Transport

The head of the Department for Transport, which is the department of the British government responsible for highway maintenance, motor vehicle registration, the coastguard, and other similar issues. He/she advises the government on transportation issues. The secretary is appointed by the monarch on the advice of the prime minister.
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In last month, State Minister for Civil Aviation and Tourism Md Mahbub Ali informed the parliament that direct Biman flights on Dhaka-New York route would resume by the end of this year.
ISLAMABAD -- Minister for Civil Aviation Ghulam Sarwar Khan has said that Prime Minister Imran Khan has highlighted the Kashmir issue in a befitting manner which has been appreciated by the Kashmiris across the globe.
ISLAMABAD -- Minister for Civil Aviation Ghulam Sarwar Khan has said that Prime Minister (PM) Imran Khan has highlighted the Kashmir issue in a befitting manner which has been appreciated by the Kashmiris across the globe.
The British Ambassador to Egypt, Sir Geoffrey Adams, met with the Egyptian Minister for Civil Aviation, Younis El Masry, yesterday morning to discuss aviation security following the decision.
He said the British Airways maiden flight would be given a warm welcome here at Islamabad International Airport and it would be received by him, Adviser to Prime Minister on Commerce and Industry Abdul Razak Dawood and Minister for Civil Aviation Division Ghulam Sarwar Khan on the day.
Summary: New Delhi [India], Mar 19 (ANI): The Directorate General of Civil Aviation held an emergency meeting on Tuesday as Jet Airlines Maintenance Engineers Welfare Association (JAMEWA) voiced safety concerns and Minister for Civil Aviation Suresh Prabhu directed ministry officials to assess the impact of airline grounding more than half of its fleet.
IANS New Delhi/Kannur Union Minister for Civil Aviation Suresh Prabhu on Saturday, following a meeting with Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan, announced the opening of the Kannur International Airport Ltd (KIAL) in September.
Al-Baker with India's Minister for Civil Aviation, Ashok Gajapathi Raju Pusapati, at India Aviation 2016 in Hyderabad.
" But after becoming the minister for civil aviation, people stopped frisking me and my matchbox also came along with me," he said.
Indian External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid was accompanied by Foreign Secretary Sujatha Singh, he arrived in a special aircraft and was received at the Bandaranaike International Airport by Deputy Minister for Civil Aviation , Geethanjana Gunaratne.
A PETITION containing 20,000 signatures has been delivered to the Indian government's minister for civil aviation in Delhi to show demand in the Midlands for the reintroduction of direct non-stop flights between Birmingham and India.
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