TITLE

APD 'not a green policy'

AUTHOR(S)
Robertson, Edward
PUB. DATE
May 2007
SOURCE
Travel Weekly (UK);5/11/2007, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that shadow spokesman for the environment Peter Ainsworth has condemned the doubling of Air Passenger Duty by the British government in February 2007 as a stealth tax. The Member of Parliament, a long-standing campaigner on environmental issues, is one of the keynote speakers at super-consortium Triton's second annual conference in Portugal, expected to be attended by 800 delegates. He said he is looking to create an improved relationship between the government and the aviation industry.
ACCESSION #
34894858

 

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