Chinese in Britain APPG

First Registered: 28/04/2016 • Last updated on: 02/01/2019

Note: This APPG was last registered on 2nd Jan 2019. The APPG was not registered in the latest release of 29th Dec 2021 and may be defunct.

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Recent Documents related to Chinese in Britain

1. Frank O'Donnell - written evidence
09/10/2018 - Inquiry: Global Britain and India - Foreign Affairs Committee
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Found: evidence from Frank O’Donnell (GBI0026)The “Global Britain” concept and UK policy toward IndiaThis submission

2. Elite Bargains and Political Deals
15/06/2018 - Stabilisation Unit
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Found: and the establishment of a communist state. Britain was also working towards eventual independence

3. JD.com commits £2 billion to bring UK products to Chinese consumers
01/02/2018 - Prime Minister's Office, 10 Downing Street
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Found: com commits £2 billion to bring UK products to Chinese consumers - GOV.UK

4. PM hosts Chinese New Year reception at Downing Street
22/02/2018 - Prime Minister's Office, 10 Downing Street
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Found: PM hosts Chinese New Year reception at Downing Street - GOV.UK

5. Immediately grant British citizenship to all residents of Hong Kong.
30/06/2020 - Petitions

Found: all commerce between Britain, her allies and Hong Kong until such time as the Chinese Government revokes

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Chinese in Britain

1. AUKUS: Impact on Anglo-Chinese Relations
20/10/2021 - Westminster Hall

1: considered the impact of the AUKUS pact on Anglo-Chinese relations.It is a pleasure to serve under your - Speech Link
2: badge of honour of having been sanctioned by the Chinese Government, we would be delighted to welcome him - Speech Link
3: colleagues to have been sanctioned already by the Chinese Communist regime, and it would be an honour to - Speech Link

2. Hong Kong: Human Rights
04/06/2020 - Lords Chamber

1: country, two systems”, the framework agreed before Britain handed Hong Kong over to China in 1997 that protected - Speech Link
2: review all trading links with China; and review Chinese investments and educational links. Urgent action - Speech Link
3: unusual about security legislation; after all, Britain made use of emergency legislation during its stewardship - Speech Link

3. Beijing Winter Olympics and Chinese Government Sanctions
15/07/2021 - Commons Chamber

1: declare would no doubt have been frozen by the Chinese Government. I thank the Backbench Business Committee - Speech Link

4. Hong Kong
24/10/2019 - Lords Chamber

1: people of Hong Kong are well aware of how the Chinese courts administer justice. In 2018, according to - Speech Link
2: communist regime. It was morally difficult for Britain because it was pretty well our only colony that - Speech Link

5. Uyghur Tribunal: London
14/06/2021 - Commons Chamber

1: will make a statement on the treatment by the Chinese Government of witnesses giving evidence to the - Speech Link
2: Foreign Secretary announced sanctions against four Chinese officials and one entity responsible for those - Speech Link
3: reconvene later in the year. It was set up because the Chinese Government have reservations on the genocide convention - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Chinese in Britain
1. Honours: Chinese
asked by: Sarah Owen
21/01/2021
... if he will publish data by year on the number of honour recipients over the last five years who self identified their ethnic group as (a) Chinese or (b) any Chinese background.

2. Hate Crime: Chinese
asked by: Alex Sobel
14/02/2020
... what steps his Department is taking to tackle hate crime directed at the British-Chinese community.

3. Insulate Britain: Demonstrations
asked by: Lord Rogan
22/11/2021
... due to policing the Insulate Britain protest in Westminster on 3 November.

4. Insulate Britain: Demonstrations
asked by: Lord Rogan
22/11/2021
...To ask Her Majesty's Government the total cost of policing the Insulate Britain protest in Westminster on 3 November.

5. Insulate Britain: Demonstrations
asked by: Lord Rogan
22/11/2021
... during the Insulate Britain protest in Westminster on 3 November.

Latest Questions
Former APPG Members
Barry Gardiner Portrait
Barry Gardiner
Chair & Registered Contact
Labour - Brent North
Joined: 28th April 2016
Departed: 2nd January 2019
David Morris Portrait
David Morris
Officer
Conservative - Morecambe and Lunesdale
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 2nd January 2019
Stephen Pound Portrait
Stephen Pound
Officer
Labour - Former Member for Ealing North
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 2nd January 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Faisal Rashid Portrait
Faisal Rashid
Secretary
Labour - Former Member for Warrington South
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 2nd January 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Keith Vaz Portrait
Keith Vaz
Officer
Labour - Former Member for Leicester East
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 2nd January 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Gareth Thomas Portrait
Gareth Thomas
Officer
Labour (Co-op) - Harrow West
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 2nd January 2019
Andrew Mitchell Portrait
Andrew Mitchell
Secretary
Conservative - Sutton Coldfield
Joined: 28th April 2016
Departed: 2nd May 2017
Roger Mullin Portrait
Roger Mullin
Officer
Scottish National Party - Former Member for Kirkcaldy and Cowdenbeath
Joined: 2nd May 2017
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships
Clive Efford Portrait
Clive Efford
Officer
Labour - Eltham
Joined: 2nd May 2017
Departed: 2nd May 2017
Gill Furniss Portrait
Gill Furniss
Officer
Labour - Sheffield, Brightside and Hillsborough
Joined: 2nd May 2017
Departed: 2nd May 2017
Nadhim Zahawi Portrait
Nadhim Zahawi
Officer
Conservative - Stratford-on-Avon
Joined: 28th April 2016
Departed: 29th March 2017
No other APPG Memberships
Benefits in Kind
Date
13 Sep 2017
Source
British Chinese Project
Description
Secretariat   From : 13/09/2017 To : 12/09/2018
Value
£3,001

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Chinese in Britain APPG