BCC: Businesses must take action to prepare for new data protection responsibilities
With a year to go until the General Data Protection Regulation comes into law, the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) is urging businesses to start preparing to ensure that they are compliant with the legislation when it comes into force.
Voting now open for Chamber Board and Policy Council elections
Nominations are now closed for AGCC Board and Policy Council nominations for this year.
BCC: message from National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC)
Since the global coordinated ransomware attack on thousands of private and public sector organisations across dozens of countries on Friday, there have been no sustained new attacks of that kind.
Executive Springboard gets underway with first intake
Eighteen former oil and gas workers who lost their jobs in the downturn will start their journey back into employment this week as the Aberdeen & Grampian Chamber of Commerce’s Executive Springboard gets underway.
Deadline for nominations for Northern Star Business Awards fast approaches
The closing date for businesses in the North-east to shine is fast approaching, however the deadline has been extended due to the early Easter break to allow companies more time to get nominations in.
Chambers of Commerce Network prepare for business mission to China
Together with Scottish Chambers of Commerce and Dundee & Angus Chamber of Commerce (DACC), Aberdeen & Grampian Chamber of Commerce have planned an 8-day business mission to China later this month.
BCC: Shortage of digital skills hampering business productivity and growth
Digital skills are increasingly important to the operation of businesses in the UK but companies are facing a shortage of skills in their workforce which is hampering productivity
Scottish Chambers of Commerce announces new president
Scottish Chambers of Commerce announces the appointment of Tim Allan as its new President, taking on the role from Nora Senior who stands down after four years in office.
Aberdeen & Grampian Chamber of Commerce launch Executive Springboard
Managers and executives affected by the downturn in the oil and gas industry are being targeted by a new support service from Aberdeen & Grampian Chamber of Commerce.
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.