Sheffield Chamber of Commerce has joined a unique international partnership to provide enterprise support for businesses in Burma.
Tomorrow (6th April) is the first Common Commencement Date for 2013, which will see a number of changes to regulation come into effect.
Commenting on today's Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) interest rate decision, David Kern, Chief Economist at the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) said: -We support the MPC's decision to maintain QE at £375bn, and hold interest rates at 0.
Commenting on the government's Skills Strategy, announced by Skills Minister Matthew Hancock MP today, Dr Adam Marshall, Director of Policy at the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), said: On proposals for government intervention when providers fail to deliver good training: -Businesses must have confidence in training providers to deliver high-quality, work ready candidates, so we are pleased that those who underperform will face consequences.
Commenting on the credit conditions survey, published today by the Bank of England, Dr Adam Marshall, Director of Policy at the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) said: -Although the overall supply of credit to businesses increased for the second successive quarter, it is concerning that the rise was confined to big business, while SMEs continue to be left out in the cold by lenders.
Proposals for a multi-million pound flood protection project for Sheffield's Lower Don Valley have been developed with the aim to commence work by 2014.
Following a very successful first year, Bhayani Bracewell has extended its HR EXCHANGE forum a dynamic collaboration with leading recruitment specialists, Brewster Pratap for a further 12 months and kicks off the new year with a valuable EMPLOYMENT LAW UPDATE in Sheffield on 8 May.