Commenting on reports that the upgrade of the A14 will be funded by the government rather than through tolling, Dr Adam Marshall, Director of Policy at the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) said: -Business has long campaigned for improvements to the A14, which is a vital import-export lifeline for companies across the UK.
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.