Tourism – the new driver for the North-east economy
Tourism businesses in the North-east are getting the chance to peek behind the scenes of the world’s largest travel site.
BCC Budget Submission: Action needed on rate burden that is sapping businesses
Ahead of the Chancellor’s Spring Budget on March 8, the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) is urging the government to take action on delivering real reform to the business rates system.
BCC International Trade Survey: Europe to remain key export market despite Brexit vote
UK companies remain committed to strong trading relationships with European customers and suppliers despite the UK’s vote to leave the EU, according to the results of the British Chambers of Commerce’s (BCC) International Trade Survey.
Chamber demands action on business rates from Scottish Government
THE Chamber has sent a letter to the Holyrood Finance Secretary Derek MacKay MSP asking for Scottish Government action ahead of the business rates revaluation that comes into effect on April 1, 2017.
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Prime Minister must ‘show leadership’ on EU migrants’ right to remain – says TUC and British Chambers of Commerce
The TUC and the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) have today (Sunday) published an open letter to the Prime Minister calling on her to end the uncertainty for workers and businesses.
BCC Economic Forecast: 2016 momentum not set to continue
The British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) has today (Monday) upgraded its UK GDP growth forecast from 1.8% to 2.1% for 2016, and from 1.0% to 1.1% in 2017.
Time to reimagine Scotland's international trading alliances
Scottish business must “take the initiative” by strengthening direct links with businesses overseas as the Brexit process unfolds, the Chair of Scottish Chambers of Commerce will tell guests at the network’s 24th Annual Business Address.
Energy job losses continue but optimism rises
There has been no slowing in the job losses in the oil and gas industry this year, and there are further cuts to come, but the crisis could be reaching a turning point, according to an industry report released today.
Chamber Business Awards 2016: best of British business
The very best of British business were celebrated at the British Chamber of Commerce’s annual Chamber Business Awards ceremony last night.
BCC gives full reaction to Chancellor’s Autumn Statement
Giving his full reaction to the Autumn Statement, Adam Marshall, BCC Director General, said:
SCC comment on the Autumn Statement
Scottish Chambers of Commerce (SCC) has today welcomed the clear focus on infrastructure in the Chancellor of the Exchequer’s Autumn Statement and, whilst a number of his proposals apply to England only.