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Sajid Javid is a British politician who served as Home Secretary from 2018 to 2019 and Chancellor of the Exchequer from 2019 to 2020. A member of the Conservative Party, he has been Member of Parliament (MP) for Bromsgrove since 2010. He was the first British Asian to hold one of the Great Offices of State in the UK.
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Ex-UK finance minister Javid aims parting shot at PM JohnsonDeparted British finance minister Sajid Javid warned Prime Minister Boris Johnson in a parting shot on Thursday that he would still need colleagues who could offer him clear and candid advice.
Former UK finance minister Javid says he could not accept Johnson's demandsFormer British finance minister Sajid Javid said on Thursday he had resigned because no self-respecting minister would accept Prime Minister Boris Johnson's demands to fire his political advisers.
PM Johnson asserts control over UK government, finance minister quitsBritish finance minister Sajid Javid resigned on Thursday, a surprise move that underlined Prime Minister Boris Johnson's desire to tighten his grip on government by jettisoning a minister who refused..
UK finance minister quits, shattering PM Johnson's reshuffle: mediaFinance minister Sajid Javid resigned on Thursday, British media reported, a surprise move that shattered Prime Minister Boris Johnson's choreographed reshuffle of his government and raised questions..
Rishi Sunak to be made UK finance minister: Sky NewsBritish Prime Minister Boris Johnson will appoint Rishi Sunak as his new finance minister on Thursday, Sky News reported following the surprise resignation of Sajid Javid during a ministerial..
UK finance minister Sajid Javid has resigned: Sun political editorBritish finance minister Sajid Javid has resigned his position, the Sun newspaper's political editor Tom Newton Dunn said on Twitter without citing sources.
Britain and EU split over financial market accessBritain wants a stable relationship with the European Union for "decades to come" in financial services, finance minister Sajid Javid said on Tuesday, only to receive an instant rebuttal from Brussels.
EU should offer UK 'equivalence' on financial services: UK's JavidThe European Union should continue to recognize Britain's financial services industry as meeting equivalent regulatory standards when a Brexit transition period ends next year, finance minister Sajid..
UK High Court to hear Vijay Mallya's appeal against extradition to India on TuesdayThe Royal Courts of Justice in London will hear the appeal against a magistrates' court extradition order, signed off by former UK Home Secretary Sajid Javid in February last year. The 64-year-old..
UK Conservatives will hold inquiry into Islamophobia, says finance ministerBritish finance minister Sajid Javid said on Tuesday the governing Conservative Party would hold an inquiry into Islamophobia within its ranks, saying it took criticism from the Muslim community..
UK finance minister Javid promises 'very detailed costings' of Conservative manifestoBritish finance minister Sajid Javid said on Sunday the governing Conservative Party would deliver a "very detailed costings document" at the launch of its election manifesto, promising to lower the..
UK Conservatives warn of economic crisis under Labour, citing disputed dossierBritish finance minister Sajid Javid said on Sunday the opposition Labour Party's "reckless" spending plans would trigger an economic crisis within months if it won the Dec. 12 election, citing a..
UK's Javid says opposition Labour would trigger economic crisis: BBCBritish finance minister Sajid Javid said the opposition Labour Party's spending plans would trigger an economic crisis within months, citing a contested dossier published by his Conservative Party and..
UK's Javid woos voters with £20 billion more a year on infrastructure spendingBritish finance minister Sajid Javid said a new Conservative government would spend up to 20 billion pounds ($25.7 billion)more each year on road, rail and other infrastructure projects, and there..
UK finance minister promises tax cuts to votersBritain's finance minister Sajid Javid said there would be room for tax cuts under new fiscal rules he outlined on Thursday, five weeks before a snap election.
UK's Javid says would spend up to 3% of GDP on infrastructureBritish finance minister Sajid Javid said a new Conservative government would introduce a fiscal rule allowing it to spend billions of pounds more on infrastructure up to 3% of annual economic output.
Aspiring British finance ministers trade blows over future of the economyBritish finance minister Sajid Javid will try to convince voters on Thursday that only the governing Conservative Party can be trusted with the future of the economy, painting the opposition Labour..
Hugh Grant in handshake row with Sajid JavidGrant has hit back after Sajid Javid called him "incredibly rude" for refusing to shake his hand.
UK Conservatives to seek election again and again if lawmakers reject pollBritain's governing Conservatives will ask parliament again and again to back an early general election if lawmakers fail to support a snap poll in a vote on Monday, finance minister Sajid Javid said..
UK's Javid scraps November 6 budget plan over Brexit delay, election callBritish finance minister Sajid Javid has postponed his first budget statement which he had been due to give on Nov. 6 because of delays to Brexit and the government's attempts to call an early..
UK's Javid sees BoE governor appointment this autumn: ITVThe appointment process for the next governor of the Bank of England is on track and an appointment will be made this autumn, finance minister Sajid Javid said on Wednesday.
Agreeing Brexit deal 'self-evidently' in UK's economic interest: finance ministerAgreeing the Brexit deal negotiated by Prime Minister Boris Johnson is "self-evidently" in the interest of Britain's economy, finance minister Sajid Javid said in a letter published on Monday.
UK Brexit plan has 'decent chance' in key vote on Saturday: JavidBritain's new Brexit deal has a "decent chance" of clearing parliament on Saturday and the alternative is to leave the European Union in two weeks' time without anything to soften the economic shock,..
UK's Javid expected to delay budget until after October 31: Financial TimesBritish finance minister Sajid Javid's first budget is expected to be delayed until after Oct. 31, due to uncertainty about Britain's exit from the European Union, the Financial Times reported..
Cost of no deal Brexit pales in comparison to political damage of not leaving: UK finance ministerBritish finance minister Sajid Javid said on Tuesday the cost of a no deal Brexit paled in comparison to the political costs of not leaving the European Union on Oct. 31.
UK can leave the EU on October 31 without a deal, Javid saysThe United Kingdom can leave the European Union on Oct. 31 without a deal despite a law which demands the prime minister ask for a Brexit delay if there is no agreement, finance minister Sajid Javid..
UK taking a careful look at the Brexit delay law: Javid saysThe British government should obey the law but is taking a careful look at one which forces the prime minister to ask for a Brexit delay if a deal is not struck with the European Union by Oct. 19,..
UK can take advantage of low interest rates to invest in infrastructure - JavidBritish finance minister Sajid Javid said on Monday the country could take advantage of record low interest rates to borrow to invest in infrastructure.
UK's Sajid Javid to unveil 16.6 billion pound 'no-deal guarantee': Daily MailBritish finance minister Sajid Javid will unveil a 16.6 billion pound ($20.40 billion) "no-deal guarantee" to make up for a shortfall in European Union grants to British businesses, universities and..
PM Johnson will go to EU to seek a deal, not a Brexit delay: finance ministerBritish finance minister Sajid Javid said on Sunday Prime Minister Boris Johnson will not ask for a Brexit delay at an EU summit next month, but will instead press to secure a deal to smooth Britain's..
UK election must not delay Brexit from Oct. 31: JavidBritish finance minister Sajid Javid said on Thursday that the government could strike a renegotiated Brexit deal with Brussels and get it through parliament before Oct. 31, despite the prospect of an..
UK Brexit 'surrender bill' means election now needed: JavidBritish finance minister Sajid Javid said on Thursday that legislation to delay Brexit which is now set to clear parliament was a "surrender bill" and meant the country would have to hold a national..
UK's Javid ramps up spending as election talk mountsBritish finance minister Sajid Javid said he was "turning the page on austerity" as he promised the biggest spending increases in 15 years, a move widely seen as part of Prime Minister Boris Johnson's..
UK finance minister Javid says he is 'turning the page on austerity'British finance minister Sajid Javid said he was "turning the page on austerity" as he began a speech announcing spending increases for the first financial year after Britain's scheduled exit from the..
UK's Javid set to boost spending as prospect of election growsBritish finance minister Sajid Javid will announce increases in public spending on Wednesday, preparing the ground for a possible snap election call by Prime Minister Boris Johnson who is seeking a way..
UK's Javid announces extra 2 billion pounds for Brexit spendingBritish finance minister Sajid Javid will on Wednesday announce an extra 2 billion pounds ($2.5 billion) of funding for Brexit-related spending by government departments after Britain is due to leave..
UK's Javid says finance sector is top priority as Brexit nears: sourceBritish finance minister Sajid Javid told representatives of the country's financial services industry on Monday that the sector was a top priority for him as the country prepares to leave the European..
Britain's finance minister Javid says he has fantastic relationship with PM JohnsonBritain's finance minister Sajid Javid on Saturday he had a "fantastic" relationship with Boris Johnson after reports that he had a furious argument with the prime minister after the sacking of one of..
UK finance minister 'livid' at PM Johnson over firing of aide: mediaBritish finance minister Sajid Javid has challenged Prime Minister Boris Johnson over the dismissal of an aide by Johnson's top advisor which has caused tension between the government's two most..
UK's finance minister promises more spending, fuels election speculationNew British finance minister Sajid Javid said he will announce higher public spending on health, education and the police next week in order to "clear the decks for Brexit," a move seen by many as..
EU27 ready for all Brexit scenarios, German finance minister Scholz saysThe European Union is united and ready for all scenarios related to Britain's planned departure from the bloc, German Finance Minister Olaf Scholz said on Twitter on Friday, after meeting his British..
Irish finance minister believes UK would rather avoid no-deal BrexitBritain would rather avoid leaving the European Union without a transition deal but is willing to contemplate it if necessary, Irish Finance Minister Paschal Donohoe said on Tuesday after talks with..
UK's Javid: our economy is strong enough to cope with no-deal BrexitThe United Kingdom's economy is strong enough to cope with a no-deal Brexit and while the government wants a better divorce deal it will exit on Oct. 31 without a deal unless the European Union agrees..
UK's Javid to ramp up funding for no-deal Brexit preparations: paperNew British finance minister Sajid Javid plans to announce spending of around 1 billion pounds to make sure the country is properly prepared for a possible no-deal Brexit in October, a newspaper..
Rising high, Sajid Javid named UK finance minister to guide Brexit economySajid Javid became Britain's first ethnic minority finance minister on Wednesday, capping off an unlikely rise from a humble start on a street dubbed the country's worst to holding the purse strings..
Sajid Javid appointed UK finance minister: statementBritain's new prime minister, Boris Johnson, named Sajid Javid as his finance minister on Wednesday, a promotion for the former interior minister.
Sajid Javid enters British PM's office as Johnson forms governmentSajid Javid, the favorite to be Britain's new finance minister, entered Downing Street on Wednesday as Prime Minister Boris Johnson began forming his government.
Sajid Javid to be Britain's finance minister, says ITV reporterSajid Javid will be appointed finance minister by incoming British Prime Minister Boris Johnson, an ITV reporter said on Wednesday.
UK interior minister Javid to endorse Johnson as PM: Sunday TimesBritain's interior minister Sajid Javid will this week formally endorse Boris Johnson to be the next leader of the Conservative Party and the country's next prime minister, the Sunday Times reported.
Nirmala Sitharaman among 100 most influential in UK power listThe '100 Most Influential in UK-India Relations: Celebrating Women' list was launched by UK Home Secretary Sajid Javid to mark India Day in the Houses of Parliament in London on Monday.
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