Commenting on the news that Bank of England Governor Mark Carney has extended his term in office by one year to June 2019, Adam Marshall, Director General of the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), said: "Businesses want stability at a time of economic change, particularly at key institutions like the Bank of England.
Welcoming the BEIS Select Committee's report on Access to Finance, Dr Adam Marshall, Director General of the British Chambers of Commerce, said: "Access to finance remains an issue for many growing businesses, and the problem is often greater the further a firm is from the angels and venture capital firms concentrated inside the M25.
On the day (Tuesday) that trade experts from Chambers of Commerce at home and in overseas markets across the world gather for the BCC Global Business Network conference, the British Chambers of Commerce, in partnership with DHL, publishes its latest Quarterly International Trade Outlook, which indicates that uncertainty following the vote to leave the European Union is slowing down export orders in the services sector.
Jason Denmark, managing director of ITI Network Services, has been elected to join the Council for the Sheffield Chamber of Commerce.
Sheffield City Region businesses have started to take action to prepare for the government's apprenticeship reforms next year.
A leading UK ecommerce retailer which designs and distributes unique kitchenware products has invested in the latest technology to manage its fast growing business.
Sheffield Hallam University's inspirational sporting champion said he felt "nervous but immensely proud" as he was made an MBE during a ceremony at Buckingham Palace.
A Sheffield-based medical company is giving staff some food for thought with its latest health and wellbeing initiative - introducing free salad boxes, a walking lunch club, and Ministry of Food healthy cooking workshops.