Trips to India, Davos and the Gulf

Meeting: 
MQT on 2013-05-22
Session date: 
May 22, 2013
Reference: 
2013/1341
Question By: 
Jenny Jones
Organisation: 
City Hall Greens
Asked Of: 
The Mayor
Category: 

Question

Please provide me with an itemised breakdown of the cost of your recent trips to India, Davos and the Gulf, for example the cost of flights, hotels, cars, food, gifts and entertaining. Please also list the GLA Group staff (job titles) who travelled with you on these trips.

Answer

Answer for Trips to India, Davos and the Gulf

Answer for Trips to India, Davos and the Gulf

Answered By: 
The Mayor

India

The costs below are for the following GLA staff who accompanied the Mayor: Chief of Staff, Director of Communications & External Affairs, Private Secretary, Manager International Relations, Senior International Relations Officer, and the Deputy Head of Media.

Component Total flights £13,781.44 hotels £7,004.86 transport £1245 events 0 total £22,031.30

The Chief Executive and Head of Trade at London and Partners joined the visit, as well as the Capital Programmes Director at London Underground.

Davos

Chief of Staff, Director of Communications & External Affairs, Chief Economic Adviser, Senior Manager Business Engagement

Component Total flights £1,225 hotels £4,064 transport £896 events 0 total £6,185

Gulf

The costs below are for the following GLA staff who accompanied the Mayor: Chief of Staff, Chief Economic Adviser, Head of Media, Private Secretary, Manager International Relations, Senior International Relations Officer, and a Press Officer. The Director of International Trade and Investment and Head of Trade at London and Partners accompanied the Mayor.

Component Total flights £17682 hotels £10310.2 transport £2812 events £2303.97 total £33108.17