GLA International Offices (2)

Meeting: 
MQT on 2012-07-04
Session date: 
July 4, 2012
Reference: 
2012/1990
Question By: 
Stephen Knight
Organisation: 
Liberal Democrats
Asked Of: 
The Mayor

Question

Will you review your decision to close London's international offices in Delhi and Mumbai given that India is now the second largest foreign investor in London, with Indian-owned businesses generating more than £14.4 billion a year?

Answer

Answer for GLA International Offices (2)

Answer for GLA International Offices (2)

Answered By: 
The Mayor

No. As I have said in answer to your previous question, in London & Partners we have a dedicated organisation whose role it is to attract inward investment to London. Duplicating their efforts would be inefficient and wasteful.