Thursday, 21 June 2018

Tag Archives: London Mayor

‘No deal’ Brexit could cost Britain about 500,000 jobs: London mayor

LONDON: Britain could lose almost 500,000 jobs and 50 billion pounds ($67.41 billion) investment over the next 12 years if it fails to agree a trade deal with the European Union, according a report commissioned by London Mayor Sadiq Khan. Cambridge Econometrics, an economics consultancy, looked at five different Brexit ...

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Sadiq Khan says Pakistan needs a helping hand to unlock potential

LAHORE: Terming Pakistan an emerging market in the world, London Mayor Sadiq Iman Khan on Wednesday said the country’s people needed a “helping hand” to unlock their potential. Speaking to an enthralled audience at the Alhamra Hall here, Khan stated that he is lobbying for greater visa ease for South-Asians. “After leaving the ...

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London mayor urged to promote factory-made houses

LONDON: The London Assembly planning committee wants mayor of London Sadiq Khan to take the lead in easing the way for developers to use system building techniques to mass-produce offsite manufactured homes (OSM) more quickly and cheaply than using traditional construction methods. A report1 published today by the committee says ...

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No red carpet for Trump, says Sadiq Khan

London Mayor Sadiq Khan has reiterated his opposition to US President Donald Trump being afforded an elaborate state visit when he comes to the UK next year. “State visits are different from a normal visit and at a time when the President of the USA has policies that many in ...

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Sadiq Khan to shut 50 per cent of police station front counters

LONDON: Sadiq Khan is planning to close half of London’s remaining 73 police station front counters, it emerged on Thursday. The Mayor’s officials are drawing up a blueprint to keep just one 24-hour police station open to the public in every borough. Four additional front counters would be retained across ...

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