HC Deb 26 July 1990 vol 177 c410W
Mr. Mullin

To ask the Secretary of State for Trade and Industry (1) what part his Department played in the cancellation of the recent £42 million British Telecom agreement with Vietnam;

(2) what representations were received from the American Government regarding British Telecom's £42 million agreement with Vietnam which was recently cancelled; and if he will make a statement.

Mr. Douglas Hogg

[holding answer 23 July 1990]: It has been the practice of successive Governments not to comment on individual licensing matters.