Monthly Archives: May 2017

Working hours during the Holy Month of Ramadan

The holy month of Ramadan will begin on the 27th May 2017 and end on or around 23rd June 2017

During this period all Embassies will also have shorter working […]

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 […]

Webinar Press Release – 18th May 2017

Webinar Services promoted by the Chambers International Business Department.

An exciting package of free webinars hosted by market and sector specialists from around the world has been put together […]

BCC: Labour market robust but firms hampered by skills gap

Commenting on the labour market statistics for April 2017, released today by the Office for National Statistics, Suren Thiru, Head of Economics at the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), […]

The nuts and bolts of a model for Brexit

The Norway model. The Swiss model. The Turkish model. A CETA (the EU-Canada trade deal) inspired Free Trade Agreement. What kind of deal can the UK strike with the […]

Message From National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC):

The BCC has been contacted during the weekend by BEIS and the leadership of the National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) and asked to urgently disseminate the information below in […]

International Trade Club Breakfast Meeting – 11 May 2017

Yesterday’s International Trade Club Breakfast Meeting offered a vibrant mix of new and experienced traders, the chance to expand and update their knowledge, benefit from a wide range of […]

Notice 205: official customs seals and trader sealing

What is this notice about?
This notice explains, in general terms:

how official customs seals are used and how to recognize them
how authorised traders can […]

PM+M announces two new partners

PM+M, the chartered accountancy, business advisory and wealth management group, has promoted two of its directors to partner level.
Antony Keen becomes a partner of the firm after being […]

What documents can we show to a bank to evidence supply under letter of credit terms when we sell Ex Works?

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What documents can we show to a bank to evidence supply under letter of credit terms when we sell Ex Works (EXW)? Often, we do not receive the air […]