Following a meeting with the Withdrawal Joint Committee (WJC), the UK has formally notified the EU that it will neither accept nor seek any extension to the transition period.
Free Movement is ending at the end of 2020 and the UK government has published a Policy Statement outlining its plans for the new immigration system to take effect from the beginning of 2021.
Join Hannah Essex, BCC Co-Executive Director in conversation with Frances O’Grady, General Secretary of the British Trade Unions Congress for our Global Insights Leaders Programme virtual event.
Sheffield Hallam University’s Centre of Excellence in Terrorism, Resilience, Intelligence and Organised Crime Research (CENTRIC) has collaborated with US company Secured Communications to help global businesses and organisations collaborate securely durin
Commenting on the ongoing negotiations between the UK and the EU, BCC Director General Dr Adam Marshall said:
Join us for our second Global Business Network roadshow to explore the business opportunities available in Malaysia.
The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) has announced that Sheffield Hallam University has earned accreditation for its Sheffield Business School – marking it out as within the top five per cent of business schools globally.
Commenting on the publication of the UK Global Tariff that will apply to imported goods from 1 January 2021, BCC director general Adam Marshall said:
During this webinar Nick Patrick, Head of International Trade at Sheffield Chamber and Mark Rowbotham, Customs Consultant at Sheffield Chamber will help businesses prepare for the upcoming changes to UK Customs procedures.
Loadhog Limited, the designer and manufacturer of innovative returnable packaging solutions and a pioneer in reducing the use of single-use plastic, has been presented with a Queen’s Award for International Trade.
Fresh off the press, the UK government published the new Global (MFN Applied) Tariff.
A recent assessment of Documentation demand from the BCC indicates that demand for certificates of origin and preferential trade certificates has dropped by between 25-30% since the start of lockdown on 23rd March.
During these unprecedented times, we all need to work together to ease the burden of the issues we are all facing.
Leading British health and wellbeing provider, Westfield Health, has announced its acquisition of European corporate fitness and wellbeing company High Five Health Promotion in a multi-million-pound deal.
Sheffield International Trade Centre are conducting online Brexit compliance audits for businesses to help them prepare for the end of the UK/EU transition period.
The British Government are still determined to go ahead with ending the Brexit transition agreement on 31st December 2020.
Commenting on the launch of a temporary government backed guarantee to support the provision of trade credit insurance for businesses, BCC Director General Adam Marshall said: