Secretary of State for Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform

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Secretary of State for Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform

A former official of the British government responsible for business regulation, enforcement of employment law, promotion of business growth and entrepreneurship, and economic growth in sub-national regions. The position ceased to exist when the Department for Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform became part of the Department of Business, Innovation and Skills.
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The late Nicholas Ridley, the Secretary of State for Industry in Margaret Thatcher's last administration, famously described the move towards European monetary union as ".
Angola's Secretary of State for Industry has announced that Angola is keen to establish businesses that help transform its tremendous potential of natural resources, to provide not just the country's market but also the regional market, with 300 million prospective consumers.
He served as Postmaster General, Minister of Technology and Secretary of State for industry in the cabinets of Huddersfield-born Prime Minister Harold Wilson.
The aim of the meeting is not to present a European recovery plan to save GM, as requested by the French Secretary of State for Industry, Luc Chatel.
The then Secretary of State for Industry, Patricia Hewitt, driving the first Ellesmere Port Vectra off the line
Officials from the Amicus union have arranged a meeting with Alan Johnson, Secretary of State for Industry, and Minister of State Alun Michael to argue the case for keeping the Edge Lane plant open.
France's new Secretary of State for Industry, Nicole Fontaine, has declared that her first decision will be the act transposing the European Directive on gas, which should be taken before the end of 2002, and that her second, at the beginning of 2003, will concern the statutes of Electricite de France (EdF) and Gaz de France (GdF).
During her UK visit, Mrs Raje also held talks with her British counterpart, Patricia Hewitt, Secretary of State for Industry.
Secretary of State for Industry Patricia Hewitt welcomed the Yell survey.
Christian Pierret, Secretary of State for Industry, upon recommendation of the French regulatory authority (Autorit de Rgulation des Tlcommunications).
French Secretary of State for Industry Luc Chatel wrote to Competition Commissioner Neelie Kroes to inform her that the loan agreements with the French automotive manufacturers (ie 7.
The 10 Secretaries are (1) Secretary of State for Foreign and Political Affairs, and Economic Planning; (2) Secretary of State for Internal Affairs and Civil Defense; (3) Secretary of State for Finance, Budget, and Relations with the State Philatelic and Numismatic Office; (4) Secretary of State for Education, Culture, University and Social Affairs; (5) Secretary of State for Territory, Environment and Agriculture; (6) Secretary of State for Health and Social Security; (7) Secretary of State for Industry, Trade and Relations with the Azienda Autonoma di Stato for Services; (8) Secretary of State for Communication, Transport, Tourism, and Sport; (9) Secretary of State for Justice, Information, and Peace; and (10) Secretary of State for Labor and Cooperation.
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