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Tag Archives: Sajid Javid

Sajid Javid to stay in post as communities secretary

LONDON: Following last week’s general election, in which she lost her majority and is now building a government with the support of the Democratic Unionists Party (DUP), May has been reshuffling her cabinet. Both Javid and Clark became secretaries of state of communities and energy respectively last year, when May ...

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MP Virender Sharma win Pride of Punjab awards

LONDON: Britain’s Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, MP Sajid Javid, presented the ‘Pride of Punjab Award’ 2017 to NRIs Virendra Sharma, Labour MP from Ealing and Southall, and Surinder Arora, founder chairman of the Arora Hotels, for their outstanding contribution to the communities in the UK. The ...

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Bromsgrove MP Sajid Javid confirms he will stand in the General Election

BROMSGROVE MP Sajid Javid has confirmed he will be standing in June’s General Election. Mr Javid, Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, has served the Bromsgrove constituency, which includes Clent, Belbroughton and Hagley, for the last seven years and he hopes to ‘continue delivering for local people’ into ...

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Sajid Javid to make changes to Help to Buy loans

LONDON: Sajid Javid, the secretary of state for Communities and Local Government, has told housebuilders that he will make changes to Help to Buy loans to help boost the housing market. Following the recent housing white paper setting out the government’s plan to reform the market, Mr Javid discussed various ...

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Muslim and murderer? No: Sajid Javid MP

LONDON: You literally cannot be both a Muslim and a murderer, Sajid Javid, a cabinet minister in the Theresa May government, said on Monday. His remarks, made at an event to honour achievers in Britain’s Muslim community, came even as Scotland Yard continues to probe last week’s Westminster attack carried ...

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Sajid Javid considers business rates discount plan

LONDON: Plans to help nearly 100,000 small businesses due to be hit by changes to rates next month are being considered by Communities Secretary Sajid Javid. Out of those, some 25,000 firms face a “cliff edge” under the new revaluation of business rates, according to ratings agency CVS. It presented ...

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Sajid Javid hits back at business rates ‘scaremongering’

LONDON: “Unscrupulous” companies have been accused of trying to scare business owners into thinking their taxes will rise in order to make a profit. Communities Secretary Sajid Javid said “scaremongering” rating agents are manufacturing reports about business rates going up while “cynically” promising to help firms win an appeal against ...

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