» Monday, December 17, 2007

Data Security

Asked if the new measures re data security related to Government or just to HMRC, the PMS said that they related to Government; the O’Donnell review was about looking at all departments. Asked if anyone was expected to resign today, the PMS replied that he had not heard any suggestion that anyone would be resigning […]

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Pakistan

Asked about the situation in Pakistan regarding the escape of Rashid Rauf and whether or not the Prime Minister had been speaking to Pakistani authorities, the PMS said that the High Commission in Islamabad was in close touch with the Pakistani authorities about the escape; the High Commissioner spoke yesterday to the Interim Interior Minister […]

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Prime Minister’s Morale

Asked how the Prime Minister’s morale was, the PMS replied that the Prime Minister’s morale was very good, as you would expect. original source.

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Tripartite Structure

Asked if it was recognised that the Treasury and the Chancellor were looking to gain more control of the way crises were dealt with and that there should be a clear chain of command rather than a battle of command between the Treasury, the Financial Services Authority (FSA) and the Bank of England, the PMS […]

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Governor Of The Bank Of England

Asked if we were disappointed that it appeared that the Governor of the Bank of England had been briefing Irwin Stelzer of the Sunday Times, the PMS said that he was not aware that that was what the Bank of England were saying, in fact, the Bank had been pouring cold water on some of […]

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