§ 24. Mr. Barry Jones
To ask the Secretary of State for Wales if he will make a statement on the prospects for inward investment in Wales. 
§ 27. Mr. Flight
To ask the Secretary of State for Wales what has been the trend of new inward investment announcements for Wales over the last three months. 
§ Mr. Hain
In the last three months there has been a number of significant announcements in respect of new inward investment and major reinvestment projects in Wales. During that period 2,150 new jobs have been forecast, involving capital investment of some £226 million, compared with 1,500 new jobs and capital investment of £198 million for the same period a year ago.