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Question for Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport
Data Protection: EU Law
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government whether the EU’s General Data Protection Regulations will apply to companies operating in the UK after the end of the transition period for the UK’s departure from the EU; and if so, what plans they have to inform such comp...

Asked 25 November 2020
Answered 1 December 2020
By Baroness Barran (Conservative, Life peer)
HL10725
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for International Trade
Commonwealth: Digital Technology
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government what progress has been made as a result of the Digital Connectivity Cluster led by the UK and South Africa.

Asked 20 October 2020
Answered 3 November 2020
By Lord Grimstone of Boscobel (Conservative, Life peer)
HL9393
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for International Trade
Exports
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government what support they plan to provide to encourage the target growth in exports.

Asked 20 October 2020
Answered 3 November 2020
By Lord Grimstone of Boscobel (Conservative, Life peer)
HL9396
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for International Trade
Trade Agreements: Ghana
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have to explore non-reciprocal mechanisms to allow continued market access if their negotiations with the government of Ghana to reach a continuity trade agreement are not successful.

Asked 20 October 2020
Answered 3 November 2020
By Lord Grimstone of Boscobel (Conservative, Life peer)
HL9395
Answered
Lords
Question for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office
Developing Countries: Digital Technology
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of (1) the potential of digital trade to aid economic recovery from COVID-19, and (2) the digital divide between the UK and developing countries; and what plans they have to increase their spe...

Asked 20 October 2020
Answered 2 November 2020
By Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon (Conservative, Life peer)
HL9397
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for International Trade
Trade Agreements
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government what legal protections for business that need to be applied globally in order to function are best addressed in (1) multilateral fora, and (2) bilateral free trade agreements.

Asked 20 October 2020
Answered 2 November 2020
By Lord Grimstone of Boscobel (Conservative, Life peer)
HL9398
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for International Trade
Trade Agreements
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government what steps they are taking to ensure future trade deals do not impose new costs for (1) regulatory inspections and approvals, (2) trade licences, and (3) country of origin requirements on British (a) importers, and (b) expo...

Asked 20 October 2020
Answered 2 November 2020
By Lord Grimstone of Boscobel (Conservative, Life peer)
HL9394
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for International Trade
Trade: Commonwealth
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government how many civil servants are working on initiatives aimed at increasing intra-Commonwealth trade.

Asked 12 October 2020
Answered 27 October 2020
By Lord Grimstone of Boscobel (Conservative, Life peer)
HL9098
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Transport
Ports
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government what steps they are taking to ensure that ports in the UK (1) remain cost-effective destinations for global container shipping services, and (2) remain able to serve the needs of British exporters and importers, taking into...

Asked 12 October 2020
Answered 26 October 2020
By Baroness Vere of Norbiton (Conservative, Life peer)
HL9093
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Transport
Ports: EU Law
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have to review the application of Commission Regulation (EC) No 906/2009, on the application of Article 81(3) of the Treaty to certain categories of agreements, decisions and concerted practices between line...

Asked 12 October 2020
Answered 23 October 2020
By Baroness Vere of Norbiton (Conservative, Life peer)
HL9094
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for International Trade
Import Duties
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the impact of the application of the UK Global Tariff on the costs of UK (1) imports, and (2) exports.

Asked 12 October 2020
Answered 21 October 2020
By Lord Grimstone of Boscobel (Conservative, Life peer)
HL9097
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for International Trade
Trade Agreements: Small Businesses
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have to embed gap analysis into the process of negotiating free trade agreements in order to identify (1) the amount, (2) the duration, and (3) the terms, of trade finance currently provided by the market co...

Asked 12 October 2020
Answered 21 October 2020
By Lord Grimstone of Boscobel (Conservative, Life peer)
HL9096
Answered
Lords
Question for Department of Health and Social Care
Protective Clothing: Local Government
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have to require local authorities to maintain stockpiles of personal protection equipment.

Asked 17 September 2020
Answered 20 October 2020
By Lord Bethell (Conservative, Excepted Hereditary)
HL8258
Answered
Lords
Question for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office
Commonwealth: Business
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government what proportion of Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office development funding has been allocated to advance the Commonwealth Digital Connectivity Agenda for digital trade.

Asked 12 October 2020
Answered 20 October 2020
By Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon (Conservative, Life peer)
HL9095
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for International Trade
Trade Agreements
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government what channels exist for organisations and stakeholders, who are not involved in the Trade Advisory Groups, to feed into trade negotiations and decision-making processes.

Asked 5 October 2020
Answered 19 October 2020
By Lord Grimstone of Boscobel (Conservative, Life peer)
HL8786
Answered
Lords
Question for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office
Overseas Trade: Africa
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government what is their strategy for future trade relations with the African Union.

Asked 6 October 2020
Answered 19 October 2020
By Baroness Sugg (Conservative, Life peer)
HL8843
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for International Trade
Trade Agreements: Colombia
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government what consideration they have given to the government of Colombia's compliance with the UK–Andean countries trade agreement, specifically with regard to labour rights commitments.

Asked 6 October 2020
Answered 19 October 2020
By Lord Grimstone of Boscobel (Conservative, Life peer)
HL8839
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for International Trade
Overseas Trade: South Asia
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government what is their strategy for future trade relations with the Indian subcontinent.

Asked 6 October 2020
Answered 19 October 2020
By Lord Grimstone of Boscobel (Conservative, Life peer)
HL8841
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for International Trade
Overseas Trade: Commonwealth
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government what is their strategy for future trade relations with the Commonwealth.

Asked 6 October 2020
Answered 19 October 2020
By Lord Grimstone of Boscobel (Conservative, Life peer)
HL8842
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for International Trade
Overseas Trade: Latin America
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government what is their strategy for future trade relations with Latin America.

Asked 6 October 2020
Answered 19 October 2020
By Lord Grimstone of Boscobel (Conservative, Life peer)
HL8844
Answered
Lords
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