Liz Truss

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UK Financial Crisis: PM Truss Calls On Emergency Meeting Days After Financial Market Chaos

Days after the financial market chaos in UK, PM Liz Truss is scheduled to hold an emergency meeting with finance minister Kwasi Kwarteng and Chairman of the Office for Budget Responsibility (OBR) Richard Hughes. According to the UK’s Treasury, the trio will discuss the budget forecast process and economic and fiscal developments since March. Meanwhile, Kwarteng has asked the OBR to submit first draft of economic forecasts on October 7.

Fri, 30 Sep 2022 - 06:59 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: Britain, England, Liz Truss, Kwasi Kwarteng, Richard Hughes

Courtesy: Hindustan Times

Liz Truss

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Liz Truss Wins UK PM's Race Against Rishi Sunak: United Kingdom

Liz Truss defeated Rishi Sunak and is all set to become the next Prime Minister of the United Kingdom. On September 5, after rounds of vote counting, Liz Truss has been elected as the next PM, successor of Borish Johnson, who stepped down as the PM of UK. Liz beat her rival, former finance minister Rishi Sunak, by 81,326 votes to 60,399.

Mon, 05 Sep 2022 - 07:15 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Liz Truss, Rishi Sunak, UK PM elections, Boris Johnson

Courtesy: NDTV

Lizz Truss-Rishi Sunak

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Liz Truss Leads UK PM's Race Against Rishi Sunak By 90.9%

British Foreign Secretary Liz Truss is leading the race to replace Boris Johnson as UK's next Prime Minister. Of the two contenders, Liz Truss and Rishi Sunak, Truss is heading the race by 90%, confirmed a local survey by Smarkets. Notably, released on August 1, the chances of Liz Truss has 90.0% winning chances. The leadership race was triggered after Johnson was forced to step down on July 7.

Mon, 01 Aug 2022 - 06:02 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Boris Johnson, Liz Truss, Rishi Sunak, PM Race, United Kingdom

Rishi Sunak, Liz Truss

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UK PM Candidates, Rishi Sunak & Liz Truss, Commit To Tackle Illegal Immigration

Britain's two prime ministerial candidates agreed to make illegal immigration a priority, with both supporting the government's policy of transferring people to Rwanda on July 24. Rishi Sunak and Liz Truss are competing to become Britain's next prime minister. So far, the two contenders have disagreed on the timing of any tax cuts at a time when Britain is dealing with rising prices, sluggish economy, and growing number of strikes. 

Sun, 24 Jul 2022 - 07:13 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Prime Minister, United Kingdom, Boris Johnson, Rishi Sunak, Liz Truss

Courtesy: NDTV

UK Foreign Secretary Liz Truss

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UK Foreign Secretary Liz Truss Announces Her Candidacy For Prime Minister

With Home Secretary Priti Patel perhaps announcing her candidacy, Foreign Secretary Liz Truss has formally entered the contest for the Tory leadership. Foreign Office minister Rehman Chishti has also entered the race, bringing the total to 11 Conservatives seeking to replace Boris Johnson as Prime Minister. Several of the 11 Tory leadership candidates have outlined conflicting tax policies as a key component of their platforms.

Mon, 11 Jul 2022 - 05:37 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: United Kingdom, British foreign Secretary, Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, Liz Truss

Courtesy: Free Press Journal