§ 9. Sir ROBERT NEWMAN
asked the President of the Board of Trade whether 1373 the Government have arrived, or are likely to shortly arrive, at a decision respecting the question of the establishment of a Ministry of Commerce?
§ Sir A. GEDDES
The Board of Trade is now being developed to perform all the functions which would appertain to a Ministry of Commerce. Whether it be desirable to change the title of the Department or not is under consideration.