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British Leyland slush fund

Title
British Leyland slush fund
Genre
News report; Interview
TX Date
Unknown
Year of production
1977
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Duration
00:04:03
Description
Michael Grylls, Tory MP, interviewed on the possibly forged letter from British Leyland received by the Daily Mail in relation to the BL slush fund allegations. Discusses difference between legal payments to foreign companies and governments, and bribery and fraud, and whether it is necessary for industry to make payments. Proposes public inquiry as BL is a nationalised company. Interviewer not identified
Contributors
Michael Grylls
Keywords
Exports; British Leyland; Public finance; Car industry; Motor vehicle industry; Corruption; International trade; Daily Mail; Financial administration

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