All welcome to Aberdeen’s Hogmanay party
A party atmosphere with live music and a fireworks display will ensure Aberdeen will rock in the New Year with a bang.
Main contractor appointed for £1.5M community scheme in Aberdeen
The first major contract for construction work on a £1.5million project to create an innovative centre for the north-east’s Muslim community has been awarded.
Call for entrepreneurs to accelerate early stage businesses on the entrepreneurial fast track
A leading Scottish business support and development organisation is calling on entrepreneurs from across the globe to become the first intake of people participating in its innovative business accelerator programme.
‘A Business Plan for Britain’
The BCC’s Annual Conference is Britain’s foremost business conference. Billed as Britain’s leading ‘B2P’ – business to politicians – summit, the conference links the ‘real economy’ to Westminster and Whitehall.
Comment on Treasury oil and gas support
Commenting on Danny Alexander’s announcement of government support for the oil and gas industry today as part of the Autumn Statement, research & policy director at Aberdeen & Grampian Chamber of Commerce (AGCC) James Bream said:
“Oil and gas operators have told us that the current fiscal regime is unpredictable, unnecessarily complex and simply too burdensome.
Comment on Chancellor’s Autumn Statement
Commenting on the Chancellor’s Autumn Statement, membership director at Aberdeen & Grampian Chamber of Commerce (AGCC) Liam Smyth said:
“The Chancellor’s announcement of a reduction of 2% in the North Sea Supplementary Charge shows the industry has his attention, so we welcome his announcement that Danny Alexander will be in Aberdeen tomorrow to set out the UK Government’s full proposals to assist the oil and gas industry in the face of the falling oil price.