House of Commons

The Register of Members' Financial Interests
As at 29 October 2018

Halfon, Robert (Harlow)

Halfon, Robert (Harlow)

1. Employment and earnings

17 January 2018, received £750 from the Social Affairs Unit, 314-322 Regent St, London W1B 5SA, for three magazine articles written over the previous year. Hours: approx. 9 hrs. (Registered 06 February 2018)

27 July 2018, received £200 from Ipsos MORI, 3 Thomas More Square, London E1W 1YW, for a survey on 27 June 2018. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 20 September 2018)

2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)

Name of donor: SAM Learning
Address of donor: 3rd Floor, 1 Ashley Road, Altrincham, Cheshire WA14 2DT
Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: Apprentice who will be working 3 days a week in my office for 12 months, at a salary of £16,285
Date received: 8 October 2018 - 7 October 2019
Date accepted: 8 October 2018
Donor status: company, registration 02826785
(Registered 23 October 2018)

3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources

Name of donor: Conservative Friends of Israel Ltd
Address of donor: PO Box 72288, London SW1P 9LB
Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: Hotel accommodation during Conservative Party Conference, total value £1,120
Date received: 30 September - 4 October 2017
Date accepted: 30 September 2017
Donor status: company, registration 08114952
(Registered 24 October 2017)

Name of donor: Channel Four (4 Ventures Ltd)
Address of donor: 124 Horseferry Road, London SW1P 2TX
Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: Hospitality received at the BAFTAs by me and another guest, total value £1,710 (£855 each)
Date received: 18 February 2018
Date accepted: 18 February 2018
Donor status: company, registration 04106849
(Registered 08 March 2018)

Name of donor: Learning and Skills Events, Consultancy and Training
Address of donor: 2 Grove Park Road, London SE9 4QA
Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: For a member of staff and myself, hotel accommodation (£145 per person) and dinner (£125 per person) whilst attending the FE Week Annual Apprenticeship Conference in Birmingham, at which I was also a speaker, total value £540
Date received: 22 March 2018
Date accepted: 22 March 2018
Donor status: company, registration 7423341
(Registered 25 April 2018)

Name of donor: OnSide Youth Zones (charity)
Address of donor: Atria, Spa Road, Bolton BL1 4AG
Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: Tickets for me and my wife to attend the OnSide Youth Zones Spectacular Summer Gala Dinner, total value £2,000 (£1,000 each)
Date received: 7 June 2018
Date accepted: 7 June 2018
Donor status: other
(Registered 27 June 2018)

Name of donor: Conservative Friends of Israel Ltd
Address of donor: PO Box 72288, London SW1P 9LB
Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: Hotel accommodation during Conservative Party Conference, total value £1,120
Date received: 29 September - 3 October 2018
Date accepted: 29 September 2018
Donor status: company, registration 08114952
(Registered 08 October 2018)

4. Visits outside the UK

Name of donor: Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Republic of China (Taiwan)
Address of donor: c/o Taipei Representative Office in the UK, 50 Grosvenor Gardens, London SW1W 0EB
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): flights, internal travel, accommodation and hospitality; approx. value £5,000
Destination of visit: Taipei
Dates of visit: 16 - 23 September 2017
Purpose of visit: Taiwan APPG delegation at the invitation of the Government of the Republic of China (Taiwan) to gain a better understanding of economic and political issues concerning the country.
(Registered 11 October 2017)

Name of donor: The Varkey Foundation
Address of donor: 57-59 Haymarket, London SW1Y 4QX
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights, transfers, accommodation, hospitality and incidentals, total value approx. £6,275.76
Destination of visit: Dubai
Dates of visit: 16-18 March 2018
Purpose of visit: To attend the Global Education and Skills Forum.
(Registered 16 April 2018)

Name of donor: UB Holdings
Address of donor: Gulan Street, Erbil, Kurdistan, Iraq
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Hotels, food, security, internal transport and flights with an estimated value of £4,000
Destination of visit: Erbil and Slemani
Dates of visit: 24 - 30 May 2018
Purpose of visit: Fact-finding APPG Kurdistan Region delegation to meet senior Kurdistani and Iraqi leaders, Ministers and MPs, and political parties, NGOs, British diplomats and soldiers, students and academics.
(Registered 14 June 2018)

Name of donor: University of Craiova
Address of donor: Strada Alexandru Ioan Cuza 13, Craiova 200585, Romania
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Hotels, food, internal transport and flights for myself and a member of staff, with an estimated value of £3,150
Destination of visit: Bucharest and Craiova, Romania
Dates of visit: 16-19 September 2018
Purpose of visit: To receive a doctor honoris causa from the University of Craiova, visit a school for orphans, and meet with Metropolitan Irineu Popa of Craiova, diplomats, politicians and representatives of the Romanian Jewish Community.
(Registered 20 September 2018)

 

Prepared 31st October 2018