Commenting on the labour market statistics for January 2017 published today by the Office for National Statistics, Suren Thiru, Head of Economics at the British Chambers of Commerce, said: -Overall, with employment levels still close to record levels and unemployment continuing to fall, the latest indicators confirm that the UK jobs market remains a major bright spot for the UK economy.
Just for you we have invited Global Business Network representatives from Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Qatar and the UAE markets to Sheffield.
Commenting on the inflation figures for December 2016 released today by the Office for National Statistics, Suren Thiru, Head of Economics at the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), said: -As expected, inflation rose for the second successive month, confirming that price growth is firmly on an upward trend.
Commenting on the Prime Minister's speech on Brexit, Adam Marshall, Director General of the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) said: "In business, what you achieve in a negotiation - not what you bid for - is what really matters.
Girls and young women in the Page Hall area of Sheffield have been given access to free exercise classes, thanks to an initiative to get the nation moving.
Sheffield's economy is on course to be £80m larger by the end of 2017 than it was in the three months after the EU referendum result, according to a new study by law firm Irwin Mitchell.
Between 7-11 August 2017, the 10th National Summer Games will take place in the City of Sheffield across a number of sporting venues.