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 trade secretary reported on the latest reforms initiated by the Executive branch.
Philippine Trade Secretary Ramon Lopez, this year's chairman of the ASEAN Economic Ministers, said the signing of the two agreements marks the commitment toward shared prosperity and inclusive growth in the region.
Following a recent meeting with the Welsh Government in Cardiff, the International Trade Secretary Dr Liam Fox welcomed the commitments as part of the new legislation to work with the Welsh Government to create trade policies which work for Wales businesses and consumers.
International Trade Secretary Liam Fox blasted European politicians who believe the UK should be "punished" financially.
Tory International Trade Secretary Liam Fox has hinted that the toxic product - banned across Europe - could be allowed in Britain after we leave the EU.
International Trade Secretary Liam Fox said some news outlets would rather see "Britain fail than see Brexit succeed" in response to concern from Tory MP Nigel Evans (Ribble Valley) that negative media coverage was undermining efforts to secure trade deals outside the EU.
M2 EQUITYBITES-October 3, 2016-EDM receives visit from UK International Trade Secretary
Trade Secretary Zafar Mehmood said, during a press briefing, that there are 62 offices of Press Councillors at the moment in different countries of the world.
We have turned the corner," The Dawn quoted Pakistan's Trade Secretary Zafar Mehmood, as saying at a joint news conference with his Indian counterpart in Delhi.
LAHORE, April 30, 2011 (Balochistan Times): Indian Trade Secretary Dr Rahul Khalar has said that trade level negotiation with Pakistan was positive and it has been decided to move forward by forgetting the bitter ties of the past.
Mr Wiggin made the outrageous comments as Trade Secretary Lord Mandelson admitted, in an interview with the Birmingham Mail, that he could do 'nothing' if Kraft decided to cut jobs at the Bournville factory.
Summary: Jordan and Tunisia are expected to sign some 28 agreements and memoranda of understanding to foster bilateral cooperation in the upcoming meetings of the Joint Jordanian Tunisian Higher Committee, Ministry of Industry and Trade Secretary General Muntaser Oqal said on Monday.