The UK parliament cannot legally meet if the mace is not present. It represents the authority of the sovereign.In Australia the mace similarly represents the authority of the Queen and of the chamber in which it is present.
There are 12 National Parks in the UK- in England they account for 7% of the land, where as in Wales 20% of the land is National Park.Answer.According to the National Parks Authority there are 15 National Parks in the UK.
The country with the longest name is the UK, whose formal name is 'The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland', with forty-eight letters.
London stock exchange is the informal name of the United Kingdom's stock exchange. The stock exchange is located at Paternoster Square.
OFCOM is an independent regulatory authority for broadcasting and communications in the UK.
The main telecom provider in the UK is British Telecom. However - cable companies such as Virgin and others, also supply telecom services.
The British Telecom microwave network is a network of point-to-point microwave radio links in the UK.
Alpha Telecom can be contacted by email, by telephone or by written letter. The Alpha Telecom company is located in the United Kingdom and offers service to the UK and Wales.
The regulatory authority in the U.K. for securities exchanges is the Financial Services Authority (FSA). Stated on the Authority's website, http://www.fsa.gov.UK/ , the FSA was "...given statutory powers by the Financial Services and Markets Act 2000." It has either subsumed or replaced regulatory functions of the smaller U.K. self-regulatory organisations (SROs), the: o Securities and Futures Authority (SFA) o Investment Management Regulatory Organisation (IMRO) o Personal Investment Authority (PIA), and o Securities and Investment Board (SIB) Its organisation is similar to that of the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA), the main SRO in the U.S., but FSA is responsible for greater direct accountability to the government (via Parliament) than FINRA is to the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). However, both entities are involved in implementing and pushing government regulations and monitoring strategies into market activities. Both Authorities are actively involved in consumer and investor education and quality assurance, transparency and public awareness of capital markets and their role in the global economy.
compare and contrast the roles of the different trade and regulatory bodies in the UK
UK Statistics Authority was created in 2008.
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UK Atomic Energy Authority Constabulary was created in 1955.
Vodafone, Global telecom company headquartered in London, UK
All telecom providers offer this nowadays, as it has become an industry standard. However the costs will vary across providers, so be sure to shop around.
United Kingdom Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency.