Commenting on the UK trade figures for April 2013, published today by the ONS, David Kern, Chief Economist at the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) said: -Although it is good news that the trade deficit has declined in April, the gap between imports and exports remains too large, and we are not yet making sufficient progress in closing it.
Voluntary organisations are to benefit from a charity Professor's new book that will help them to understand the latest legislation that governs Charitable Incorporated Organisations (CIO).
A survey of more than 4,500 businesses released today (Monday) by the British Chambers of Commerce shows that the share of Chamber members which export continues to increase.
An artist from Sheffield Hallam University has created a unique musical performance to mark the demise of the iconic nautical siren that has traditionally haunted the UK's coastline.
Commenting on today's Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) interest rate decision the last one under Mervyn King's chairmanship David Kern, Chief Economist at the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) said: -Fairly positive news surrounding the economy in recent weeks, including relatively strong PMI figures for May across all UK sectors, means that earlier pressures for more QE have eased.
Sheffield's Women of Steel will become Women of Rock in November when the region's music stars and entertainers present a sparkling gig in the City Hall to raise money to erect a statue in their honour.
We have been contacted by the police and Sheffield City Council City Centre Management Team regarding a planned march by the English Defense League to Barkers Pool on Saturday.