HSBC is pleased to announce that it has supported the Management Buy-Out (MBO) of 250-year-old Sheffield-based international industrial group Spear & Jackson, together with Pantene Industrial Ltd, a contract manufacturing company with offices and production facilities in Hong Kong and China.
Sheffield Forgemasters International Limited (SFIL) celebrated a landmark moment with nuclear power plant designer Westinghouse UK as it became one of a handful of British companies to fabricate safety critical cast and forged components within nuclear power stations.
Commenting on the governor of the Bank of England Mark Carney's speech regarding potential future interest rate rises, Dr Adam Marshall, BCC's Executive Director of Policy and External Affairs said: "While Mark Carney is right to say that the 'timing of Britain's first interest rate rise is less important than the path thereafter', we would urge the Monetary Policy Committee not to jump the gun.
BCC Director General John Longworth will be speak at The Power of the Chamber Global Network event at the IFB on the 15th July Today marks the start of the International Festival of Business (IFB) a series of events spanning 61 days to promote international trade and exports.
Commenting on today's Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) interest rate decision, David Kern, Chief Economist at the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) said: -The decision to keep interest rates and quantitative easing on hold was the right one.
Sheffield lighting specialist, Olmec Advanced Materials, has been chosen by Sheffield Children's Hospital to bring state of the art lighting to its emergency department entrance.