HC Deb 24 February 1986 vol 92 c426W
52. Mr. Beith

asked the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs what studies his Department is making of the efforts of debt servicing and repayment on the development of poor countries.

Mr. Raison

We regularly review all aspects of the economic problems faced by poor countries, including debt service and repayment. Debt problems are an important element in our discussions with aid recipients.