Fergus Ewing MSP

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Fergus Ewing MSP

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  • Member for: Inverness and Nairn
  • Region: Highlands and Islands
  • Party: Scottish National Party

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Meeting of the Parliament 28 January 2016 [Draft] : Thursday, January 28, 2016


The Minister for Business, Energy and Tourism (Fergus Ewing)

We already provide support, in particular through our enterprise agencies and the energy jobs task force. In addition, today we have announced £379 million of Sco...



Meeting of the Parliament 28 January 2016 [Draft] : Thursday, January 28, 2016


Fergus Ewing

Yes, I do. It is correct to say that the industry is tackling costs and improving efficiency, but it is for the UK Government to deliver no later than the spring ...



Meeting of the Parliament 28 January 2016 [Draft] : Thursday, January 28, 2016


Fergus Ewing

The Oil & Gas UK estimate is that 65,000 jobs have been lost throughout the UK. That is an extremely serious matter and is precisely why the First Minister se...



Meeting of the Parliament 26 January 2016 [Draft] : Tuesday, January 26, 2016


The Minister for Business, Energy and Tourism (Fergus Ewing)

We welcome the optimism that the report indicates for the medium and long-term future of the oilfield services sector, despite the challenge of the low price of o...



Meeting of the Parliament 26 January 2016 [Draft] : Tuesday, January 26, 2016


Fergus Ewing

As far as I am aware, we have not yet received any indication of what the UK Government plans to do in its spring budget. However, when I attended the oil and gas...



Meeting of the Parliament 26 January 2016 [Draft] : Tuesday, January 26, 2016


Fergus Ewing

I absolutely agree with Mark McDonald; he is absolutely right. I am pleased to say that when I meet operators and service companies, they always say that safety i...



Meeting of the Parliament 26 January 2016 [Draft] : Tuesday, January 26, 2016


Fergus Ewing

We have good relations with the OGA and work closely with Andy Samuel. I have impressed on him and the UK Government the point that measures need to be taken to e...



Meeting of the Parliament 26 January 2016 [Draft] : Tuesday, January 26, 2016


Fergus Ewing

Mr Robertson is absolutely right. It is recognised in the industry that, in the past, it has perhaps not used the supply chain to best effect. It has not adopted ...



Economy, Energy and Tourism Committee 20 January 2016 [Draft] : Wednesday, January 20, 2016


The Minister for Business, Energy and Tourism (Fergus Ewing)

Thank you, convener. I am grateful for the opportunity to address the committee in respect of the motion that was lodged by the Deputy First Minister on 9 Decembe...



Economy, Energy and Tourism Committee 20 January 2016 [Draft] : Wednesday, January 20, 2016


Fergus Ewing

I have a figure for that, which I read yesterday evening—I expect that it will be put in front of me in short order. I think that the cost will be relatively mode...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult

Amendment 28 moved by on motion S4M-15561 Jamie Hepburn: Carers (Scotland) Bill—That the Parliament
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Amendment 29 moved by on motion S4M-15561 Jamie Hepburn: Carers (Scotland) Bill—That the Parliament
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Amendment 30 moved by on motion S4M-15561 Jamie Hepburn: Carers (Scotland) Bill—That the Parliament
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S4M-14673 Richard Simpson: Alcohol (Licensing, Public Health and Criminal Justice) (Scotland) Bill—T
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S4M-15522 John Swinney: Budget (Scotland) (No.5) Bill—That the Parliament agrees to the general prin
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S4M-15522.1 Jackie Baillie: Budget (Scotland) (No.5) Bill—As an amendment to motion S4M-15522 in the
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Amendment 18 moved by Mark Griffin on motion S4M-15521 Angela Constance: Education (Scotland) Bill—T
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Amendment 29 moved by Liam McArthur on motion S4M-15521 Angela Constance: Education (Scotland) Bill—
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Amendment 30 moved by Liam McArthur on motion S4M-15521 Angela Constance: Education (Scotland) Bill—
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Amendment 32 moved by Liam McArthur on motion S4M-15521 Angela Constance: Education (Scotland) Bill—
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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Motion S4M-15461: Fergus Ewing, Inverness and Nairn, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 26/01/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-15415: Fergus Ewing, Inverness and Nairn, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 25/01/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-15356.2: Fergus Ewing, Inverness and Nairn, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/01/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-15253: Fergus Ewing, Inverness and Nairn, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 05/01/2016 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-14576: Fergus Ewing, Inverness and Nairn, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 22/10/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-14272: Fergus Ewing, Inverness and Nairn, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15/09/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-13510: Fergus Ewing, Inverness and Nairn, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 15/06/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-13318: Fergus Ewing, Inverness and Nairn, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 29/05/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12395.1: Fergus Ewing, Inverness and Nairn, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 24/02/2015 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S4M-12384: Fergus Ewing, Inverness and Nairn, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 23/02/2015 Show Full Motion >>
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EventIdTypeSub TypeMSP NameParty NameConstituencyRegionTitleItemTextFormattedAnswer DateAnswerStatusIdExpectedAnswerDateAnsweredByMspApprovedDateSubmissionDateMeetingDateProductionStatusIdRecordStatusIdStatus DateOnBehalfOfConsideredForMembersBusinessCrossPartySupportRegisteredInterestSupportCountSupportDateIsEventLinkCurrentMinister
Question S3W-06602: Fergus Ewing, Central Scotland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/11/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S3O-06602: Fergus Ewing, Glasgow Anniesland, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/11/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-00002: Fergus Ewing, Inverness East, Nairn and Lochaber, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/05/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-00001: Fergus Ewing, Inverness East, Nairn and Lochaber, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/05/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S3W-00000: Fergus Ewing, Inverness East, Nairn and Lochaber, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 09/05/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-32673: Fergus Ewing, Inverness East, Nairn and Lochaber, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/03/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-32686: Fergus Ewing, Inverness East, Nairn and Lochaber, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/03/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-32674: Fergus Ewing, Inverness East, Nairn and Lochaber, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/03/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-32675: Fergus Ewing, Inverness East, Nairn and Lochaber, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/03/2007 Show Full Question >>
Question S2W-32676: Fergus Ewing, Inverness East, Nairn and Lochaber, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 19/03/2007 Show Full Question >>

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