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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Chief Secretary to the Treasury Elizabeth Truss is visiting Bristol to meet high growth local businesses who attracted millions of pounds in Silicon Valley investment in 2017.
At a meeting in Cardiff the Chief Secretary to the Treasury, Liz Truss, and Welsh Government Finance Secretary, Professor Mark Drakeford, agreed that, following an assessment of the Joint Exchequer Committee (Officials) on January 10, the Welsh Government, Welsh Revenue Authority and HMRC are ready for the transition to the new devolved taxes.
Labour Shadow Chief Secretary to the Treasury Peter Dowd MP said of the PM: "In her bid to cling to power, she has appointed a right-wing clique.
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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.
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