Monthly Archives: October 2017

Internship in Foreign Languages applied to Business

Emma Corhumel is currently at Savoie Mont Blanc University (Chambéry, France) studying foreign languages applied to business. As part of the course, she is required to find an internship […]

BCC: UK economy locked onto low growth trajectory

Commenting on the preliminary UK GDP figures for Q3 2017, published today by the ONS, Suren Thiru, Head of Economics at the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), said:

“While GDP […]

Travel Grants available for Lancashire Companies

Lancashire companies can access an export grant of £1500 from the Chamber to help with costs associated with travelling to overseas markets and exhibiting internationally.

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BCC Budget Submission: be bold, Chancellor, and ease business rates hardship

Ahead of the Chancellor’s Autumn Budget on November 22, the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) is urging the government to take immediate action to halt the expected 3.9% increase […]

BCC Quarterly Economic Survey: Manufacturing boost fails to lift UK growth

The British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) publishes its Quarterly Economic Survey – the UK’s largest and most authoritative private-sector business survey.
Based on the responses of over 7,100 businesses, the […]

BCC comments on inflation figures

Commenting on the Consumer Price Index for September 2017, published today by the ONS, Suren Thiru, Head of Economics at the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), said:

“Inflation rose for […]

PM+M nominated in The Rewards: the UK’s leading awards for the payroll, HR & reward industries.

The ceremony will be taking place at Hilton London Bankside on 2nd November and is the most distinguished event on the industry’s calendar. Entrants must demonstrate outstanding performance and […]

2017 Christmas and New Year Holidays

Both the Chamber and the International Trade Export Documentation department will be closed during the festive period.
To assist companies the documentation department will operate an extended counter service prior […]

BCC comments on Prime Minister’s speech

Commenting on the Prime Minister’s speech, Dr Adam Marshall, Director General of the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), said:

“It is concerning that a 21st century Prime Minister needs to […]

BCC comments on Chancellor’s speech

Commenting on the Chancellor’s speech at the Conservative Party conference, Adam Marshall, Director General of the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), said:

“Philip Hammond’s defence of capitalism and markets will […]