Letter to the Parliamentary Commissioner
for Standards from Mr Arif Husain, General Mediterranean Holding
Thank you for your letter of 8 October 2001.
Please note our reply to the specific questions raised
1. Mr Vaz was offered directorship of General
Mediterranean Holding (UK) Ltd on 26 January 1999.
2. Mr Vaz accepted the directorship verbally
on 13 April 1999.
3. Mr Vaz resigned from the directorship on 17
May 1999, again verbally; on the date he was appointed minister.
We trust that the above information is sufficient
to deal with your query.
12 October 2001