Commenting on the OECD's latest PISA survey on the state of global education, John Wastnage, Skills Policy Adviser at the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), said: -These results are not a surprise but should be a wake up call, and reinforce the urgency of giving young people in this country the skills to compete in a global economy.
Local Lawyers Welcome Government's Announcement Sheffield-based business experts at national law firm Irwin Mitchell have described the Government's announcement that its Business Bank is to be based in Sheffield as -an important development and a great boost for the city economy.
Sheffield-based Bestobell Valves, part of the President Engineering Group (PEGL), is setting its sights on further international growth by revealing its plans to exhibit at Gastech 2014 in South Korea, one of the world's leading exhibitions for the natural gas and liquefied natural gas (LNG) industries.
The very best of British businesses were celebrated at the British Chambers of Commerce's annual Chamber Awards ceremony last night.
Construction Work Follows Refinancing Deal Construction work has begun on the new waterside retail, restaurant and office development at Mercia Marina following a refinancing deal brokered by the Sheffield office of Irwin Mitchell.