Archive

1984 Sep 7 - 1985 Apr 30
Prime Ministerial Private Office files

PREM19/1467
Economic policy (G7 Summit - Bonn) (Part 18)

Document type: File list item
Source: TNA, PREM19 series
Release date: 2014 Dec 30
Classification: Confidential
Page count: 464
Any docs withheld? No

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85 Apr 29 Mon G7: Robert Armstrong minute to Charles Powell ("Bonn Economic Summit: Economic Declaration") [MT: "I think it is a mistake to group the European countries - indeed it is somewhat confrontational"] [released Dec 2014]
85 Apr 29 Mon G7: Robert Armstrong minute to Charles Powell ("Bonn Economic Summit: Political Declaration") [amendments to passages on end of WWII to suit Japanese and French, no reference to 'vanquished'; division of Korea; Geneva talks] [released Dec 2014]
85 Feb 25 Mon G7: Charles Powell minute to Robert Armstrong ("Bonn Economic Summit") [MT "is surprised to hear that we are being cautious on the launching of a new trade round in the GATT"; space policy, terrorism] [released Dec 2014]
85 Mar 21 Thu G7: Charles Powell minute to Robert Armstrong ("Bonn Economic Summit") [MT's thoughts on thematic declaration draft: "we should not be too modest about our record of growth"] [released Dec 2014]
85 Apr 29 Mon G7: Charles Powell minute to Cabinet Office ("Bonn Economic Summit: Speaking Note On Economic Issues") [MT wants the note rewording with an eye to its reaching the press; wants more on deregulation, US and Japanese restrictive practices] [released Dec 2014]
85 Apr 29 Mon G7: Charles Powell minute to Cabinet Office ("Economic Summit") [MT requests briefings on: Mitterrand ideas for international monetary system, Japanese subsidy to Bosporus bridge, US restrictive practices re: trans-Alaska pipeline] [released Dec 2014]
85 Apr 16 Tue G7: Charles Powell minute to MT ("Bilaterals during the Economic Summit") [Reagan, Mitterrand, Nakasone; Mulroney already seen, Craxi no reason to see] [released Dec 2014]
85 Apr 16 Tue G7: Charles Powell minute to Howe PS ("Bilaterals during the Bonn Economic Summit") [arrangements, order of priority for meetings (Reagan, Nakasone, Mitterrand), topics to discuss] [released Dec 2014]
85 Apr 16 Tue G7: Charles Powell minute to MT ("Bonn Economic Summit: Bilateral with President Reagan") [difficulty arranging a time, White House "virtually under siege", but "would be almost unprecedented for you not to have a bialteral with the President in the margins of an Economic Summit"] [released Dec 2014]
85 Apr 23 Tue G7: Charles Powell minute to Robert Armstrong ("Bonn Economic Summit: Meeting of Personal Representatives, 19/21 April") [MT's finds French government's stance on reference to Geneva talks and the Thematic Paper "irritating"; against a monetary conference, disturbed to see US position on this seems to be changing] [released Dec 2014]
85 Apr 16 Tue G7: Charles Powell minute to MT ("Bonn Economic Summit") [draft conclusions, MT "commented that they were a bit 'blancmangy'"; further attempt to strengthen] [released Dec 2014]
85 Apr 19 Fri G7: UKE Washington telegram 1325 to FCO (2232Z) ("Bonn Economic Summit: Political Aspects") [meeting of G7 Political Directors in Washington; progress made in the drafting] [released Dec 2014]
85 Apr 25 Thu G7: UKE Washington telegram 1378 to FCO (0230Z) ("The Second Reagan Administration and the Approach to the Bonn Summit") ["with the re-election honeymoon over, the administration is in a bad patch"; "1986 mid-terms begin to cast a long shadow"] [released Dec 2014]
85 Apr 25 Thu G7: UKE Washington telegram 1379 to FCO (0240Z) ("Bonn Summit: US Trade Policy") [US seeking a new GATT round; "if the summit is seen to fail, the domestic protectionist pressures may become irresistible"] [released Dec 2014]
85 Apr 25 Thu G7: UKE Washington telegram 1380 to FCO (0250Z) ("Bonn Summit: US Economy and Economic Policies") ["the growth of the US economy has slowed down to a crawl"; international monetary meeting] [released Dec 2014]
85 Apr 29 Mon G7: UKE Washington telegram 1422 to FCO (1530Z) ("[Don] Regan's Washington Post Interview: Interest Rates, US Deficit and Monetary Reform Meeting") [quotes from interview relevant to Bonn summit; international monetary conference] [released Dec 2014]
85 Apr 29 Mon G7: UKE Washington telegram 1429 to FCO (2243Z) ("Secretary Baker's Press Interview on the Bonn Economic Summit") ["all of our economies face structural rigidities which hinder job creation and sustained growth"; no linkage between monetary conference and new GATT round] [released Dec 2014]
85 Apr 17 Wed G7: UKE Tokyo telegram to FCO ("Bonn Summit") [Japanese "preoccupations" on: "the Japan problem", external policies, budget deficit] [released Dec 2014]
85 Apr 24 Wed G7: UKE Tokyo telegram to FCO ("Bonn Economic Summit") [Nakasone "somewhat apprehensive that Japan might be more open to criticism than her partners"] [released Dec 2014]
84 Sep 7 Fri G7: UKE The Hague telegram to FCO ("Benelux: A Relance?") [call for Benelux to be made eighth member of world economic summit] [released Dec 2014]