BCC: Action needed on poor broadband, especially in rural areas and for small firms
Businesses across the UK, particularly in rural areas, are still without reliable broadband connections, despite companies saying the availability of fully functional broadband is extremely important to their operations
BCC Economic Forecast: UK growth upgraded for 2017 but to remain flat in the medium-term
The British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) has today (Tuesday) upgraded its UK GDP growth forecast for 2017 from 1.1% to 1.4%.
BCC launches Chamber Business Awards at London Stock Exchange
The British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) has today launched its flagship Chamber Business Awards at London Stock Exchange.
BCC: Chancellor must act on mounting concern on business rates
As the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) publishes statistics that show two-in-five businesses are more concerned about business rates than three months ago
Nominations open for Northern Star Business Awards
The North-east’s leading business organisation today (Thursday) invited businesses to nominate themselves as “Northern Stars”.
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.