HC Deb 12 July 2000 vol 353 cc588-9W
Mr. Chope

To ask the Secretary of State for Trade and Industry when the first annual report on the state of e-commerce is to be published; and if he will make a statement. [130048]

Ms Hewitt

[holding answer 11 July 2000]: We will be publishing the first annual report in September, one year after the e-commerce@its.best.uk report was published. This will allow us to set out in more detail the Government's plans for taking forward the e-commerce and e-government agenda, in the light of the Spending Review White Paper which the Chancellor is publishing in the summer.

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