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BCC comments on labour market and productivity statistics

Commenting on the latest labour market statistics, released today by the Office for National Statistics, Suren Thiru, Head of Economics at the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), said:

“The historically […]

PM+M announces details of free Autumn Budget seminars in East Lancs & Bury

PM+M – the accountancy, business advisory and wealth management group – will be staging two free seminars for local businesses following the Autumn Statement later this month in East […]

PM+M acts for WHT Holdings Limited in its acquisition of Metaltech Limited

The Corporate Finance team at PM+M – the Blackburn based chartered accountancy, business advisory and wealth management group – along with Forbes Solicitors’ Corporate team, have acted for the […]

BCC comments on MPC decision

Commenting on today’s interest rate decision by the Bank of England’s Monetary Policy Committee, Mike Spicer, Director of Economics at the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), said:

“Our preferred outcome […]

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 […]