HC Deb 14 November 2000 vol 356 cc587-8W
53. Maria Eagle

To ask the President of the Council what progress has been made in improving the Government's links with the business community through the business communications unit. [136378]

Mrs. Beckett

The Business Coordination Unit in my Department is making a significant contribution to improving Government contact with all sectors of business across the UK. Business representatives have warmly welcomed the work of the Unit and I look forward to further progress.