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Foreign Companies: Takeovers

Question for Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy

UIN 90254, tabled on 15 September 2020

To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, what discussions he has had with his international counterparts on best practice for preventing business takeovers by hostile state actors.

Answered on

23 September 2020

I refer the Hon. Member to the answer I gave him on 14th July 2020 to Question 69694. The Government engages frequently with its closest allies on a range of subjects, including investment screening.