Autumn budget 2017: economic summary
OBR UK growth forecast for downgraded significantly across the forecast period, inflation expected to move back to the 2% target by 2019, public sector borrowing £49.9 billion in 2017-18, £8.4bn lower than forecast
Chamber response to Chancellor’s 2017 Autumn Budget
On the introduction of transferable tax history for oil and gas fields in the North Sea, chief executive of Aberdeen & Grampian Chamber of Commerce Russell Borthwick, said:
Chamber pledges Armed Forces support
Aberdeen & Grampian Chamber of Commerce has signed the UK Armed Forces Covenant.
Broadband Delivery UK (BDUK) has confirmed that supplier registration for the first wave of the local full-fibre network (LFFN)gigabit voucher scheme is now open.
register for the scheme and submit a pre-registered package for review, to receive instructions and access the relevant documentation
African energy ministers to outline opportunities for North Sea firms at industry event
North sea oil and gas organisations will gain unprecedented access to key decision-makers in a growing energy market when the second Scotland Africa Oil & Gas Forum takes place in Aberdeen next month.
Local charities benefit to the tune of £6,000 from Northern Star Awards
Five local charities are set to benefit from the generosity of the North-east business community after £6,000 was raised during this year’s Northern Star Business Awards.
Pioneer of oil and gas engineering firm honoured at Northern Star Business Awards
The Northern Star Business Awards recognise companies in the North-east for their exceptional accomplishments across a range of fields from energy to innovation, people development to customer service.
North-east artist’s design will shine at the Northern Star Business Awards
Aberdeen's architecture, industries and heritage were the inspiration for North-east artist Jamie Cameron who has been selected to design this year’s Northern Star winners’ awards.
Chamber documents over £8.9bn of investment benefiting the North-east of Scotland
The second investment tracker capturing the scale of infrastructure projects planned for the North-east of Scotland reveals that £8.9bn of public and private investment is due to be delivered to benefit the region before 2030.
Local charities to benefit from Northern Star Awards
FIVE local charities are set to benefit from the generosity of the North-east business community after being named charity partners in the Northern Star Business Awards.
Media Statement on the Barclay Review
In response to the publication of the Barclay Review
Statement: Investment in the North-east
In response to news articles that the Trump family have been urged not to invest further in the region, Aberdeen & Grampian Chamber of Commerce chief executive Russell Borthwick, provided the following statement: