· 70% of UK exporters believe their turnover will increase in the next 12 months 10% more than in Q2 2013 · Exporting activity in Q2 2014 reaches highest level on record according to the Trade Confidence Index · John Longworth: 'We must create an environment that makes it worthwhile for businesses to export if we are to reach the government's target of exports reaching £1tn by 2020' The British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) and DHL Express have (Thursday) published new research which looks at the health of the UK's export market.
A leading UK provider of IT infrastructure and support has produced an interactive infographic which takes users on a journey of the internet's 25-year history.
Commenting on the MPC minutes published today by the Bank of England, David Kern, Chief Economist at the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) said: -While the large majority of committee members still believe in the existing policy of keeping interest rates low, it is disappointing that two members voted for an immediate increase at the last MPC meeting.
Targeted specifically at the Retail, Hospitality, Leisure & Tourism sectors, the Digital High Street Skills programme will enable Sheffield businesses to push forward in the digital world.
Work has started on the first phase of a £10m London 2012 legacy project to make Sheffield one of the most physically active cities in the UK.