Aug 16 2019 The Turkish pension fund poised to buy British Steel was accused of corruption by a parliamentary commission, and jointly owns a car plant where striking workers were allegedly mistreated. One source complained that business secretary Andrea Leadsom and steel minister Nadhim Zahawi have both been on holiday at a crucial juncture for the future of British Steel. the government must do everything it can to secure the future of british steel to safeguard people's jobs and their livelihoods, but it appears that ministers have gone missing. In line with its regional leadership target, Ataer Holding, a subsidiary of Oyak, the pension fund, made an offer to buy the steel producer, said the statement.