House of Commons

The Register of Members' Financial Interests: Part 1
As at 9th February 2015

BYRNE, Rt Hon Liam (Birmingham, Hodge Hill)

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

Payments for teaching received from Oxford University Said Business School, University of Oxford, OX1 5NY:

Received £625 for teaching on 4 July 2013. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 1 December 2014)

Received £625 for teaching on 3 June 2014. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 1 December 2014)

Received £625 for teaching on 13 August 2014. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 1 December 2014)

Received £625 for teaching on 17 September 2014. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 1 December 2014)

Received £625 for teaching on 5 November 2014. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 1 December 2014)

Payments from the Authors Licensing and Collecting Society Ltd, Writers’ House, 13 Haydon St, London EC3N 1DB, for licencing fees:

Received £114.44. Hours: no additional hours. (Registered 1 December 2014)

6. Overseas visits

Name of donor: Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung

Address of donor: 44 Charlotte Street, London W1T 2NR

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): travel and accommodation at a value of £720

Destination of visit: Berlin

Date of visit: 23-24 June 2014

Purpose of visit: to find out about publicly funded research and innovation institutions in Germany.

(Registered 8 December 2014)

Name of donor: (1) UK China Forum Ltd, a not for profit company established by the Great Britain China Centre for the purpose of promoting UK-China dialogues, from sponsorship by HSBC and Prudential (2) All China Youth Federation

Address of donor: (1) 15 Belgrave Square, London SW1X 8PS (2) 10, Qianmen Dong Dajie, Beijing, 100051, People’s Republic of China

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): (1) £1,200.21 for air ticket and visa (2) three night’s bed and breakfast in hotels in Beijing and Chongqing at an estimated cost of £80 per night (£240); total £1,440.21

Destination of visit: Beijing and Chongqing, China

Date of visit: 22-15 July 2014

Purpose of visit: to attend the 2014 UK-China Young Leaders Roundtable, organised by the Great Britain China Centre, UK China Forum Ltd and All-China Youth Federation to discuss building UK-China partnership for reform and innovation.

(Registered 8 December 2014)

Donor status: individual

(Registered 6 January 2015)

Prepared 11th February 2015