HC Deb 17 May 1994 vol 243 c446W
20. Mr. Ian Taylor

To ask the Secretary of State for Employment what measures his Department is taking to improve the competitiveness of the United Kingdom economy.

Mr. David Hunt

In the submission my right hon. Friend the Chancellor of the Exchequer and I made at the G7 jobs conference in Detroit, we said that we would improve competitiveness byenhancing the working of the labour market; increasing the ability of unemployed people to get jobs and encouraging investment in skills.