§ MR. WEIR (Ross and Cromarty)
I beg to ask the Under-Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs whether the functions of the Caisse de la Dette will come to an end in 1912.
§ THE UNDER - SECRETARY OF STATE FOR FOREIGN AFFAIRS (Earl PERCY,) Kensington, S.
The Caisse de la, Dette will continue to exist until the Guaranteed, Privileged, and Unified Debts are entirely extinguished or paid off. By the Khedivial Decree this cannot happen before 15th July, 1912.