March 9, 2009
In yet another slap in the face for British workers and the British economy, it has been revealed that the Foreign Office is actively helping Korean companies bid for London Olympic 2012 contracts.
The shocking admission slipped out on a blog post by Britain’s ambassador to South Korea Martin Uden, who revealed that companies abroad are being encouraged to bid for work for the 2012 Games.
In a staggering display of arrogance and conceit, Mr Uden expressed “surprise” that bringing in foreign firms could cause concern
“It is estimated that there are still some 70,000 contracts to be awarded valued at around £8bn (US$11.5bn or over KRW 17 trillion),” Mr Uden wrote.
“The opportunities will arise across a range of sectors, from transport, merchandising and ICT, to logistics, security and construction. I’ve found some surprise that we are encouraging
In: News, LiveLeaks, Other
Tags: Labour conservative, olympics, british, jobs, britain, uk, immigrants, bnp,
Location: Stafford, Staffordshire, United Kingdom (UK/GB) (load item map)
Views: 8862 | Comments: 4 | Votes: 0 | Favorites: 1 | Shared: 0 | Updates: 0 | Times used in channels: 1
|Liveleak on Facebook|