Ill-informed political battle over fracking is threatening one of the UK’s most vital industries
The third and final reading of the Infrastructure Bill on Monday will be a crucial milestone on the way to securing the future of the UK’s valuable offshore oil and gas industry along with the hundreds of thousands of high skilled jobs, billions of pounds of investment and advanced technology it supports.
SNS2015: The Sea of Opportunity
Set to take place on the 4th-5th March at the Norfolk Showground, The Southern North Sea Conference is undoubtedly the most important conference for the offshore energy industry in the East of England.
Befriend a Child 40th Anniversary Big Kids Ball
Local children’s charity, Befriend a Child, is Scotland’s oldest befriending service offering 1:1 support for disadvantaged children aged 4+.
Scottish Labour leader speaks with North-east business
Transport, fiscal reform and wealth generation were all on the agenda as members of Aberdeen & Grampian Chamber of Commerce (AGCC) met with Scottish Labour Leader Jim Murphy MP this morning (Friday).
BCC comments ahead of Scotland Bill debate
Commenting ahead of the introduction of the Scotland Bill – which would see a range of new powers devolved from Westminster to Holyrood – John Longworth, Director General of the British Chambers of Commerce, said:
Scottish business off to a great start in 2015
Scottish Chambers of Commerce’s Quarterly Business Survey engages with 5 of Scotland’s key sectors: Construction, Financial & Business Services, Manufacturing, Retail & Wholesale and Tourism.