Manufacturers based in Yorkshire saw a 7% increase in deal activity in 2014 as a result of increased economic confidence and a substantial increase in private equity interest in the sector - according to a new report.
Later this month the Genting Club Sheffield will be hosting a traditional Burns Supper at the Fahrenheit Restaurant to celebrate the birthday of the famed Scottish poet Robert Burns.
Human rights campaigner and lawyer Baroness Helena Kennedy of the Shaws will officially open a new centre for social justice that bears her name this week.
BCC Annual Conference: 10th February 2015 QEII Conference Centre, London Speaker line-up including senior cabinet ministers, Ed Balls, William Hague and Sir Clive Woodward OBE To register for a free press pass please contact the press team on 020 7654 5813 / 5817 or register via the website.
Low inflation, falling costs, solid jobs growth and rise in real wages creates 'confidence cocktail' for businesses and consumers Businesses expect to grow in the first half of 2015 with consumers likely to enjoy the knock on effects, according to the latest Business Trends report by accountants and business advisers BDO LLP based in Fountain Precinct, Sheffield.
What are the events all about? FEAST events aim to give you the opportunity to network formally with a number of other businesses over a two-course dinner.
Commenting on today's Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) interest rate decision, David Kern, Chief Economist at the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) said: -The MPC has made the right decision to keep interest rates and quantitative easing on hold.