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thumbnailLow carbon and high speed digital get £17m boost
December 21st, 2016
Ambitions for a more digitally connected and ‘greener’ East Midlands’ economy are to receive a boost in 2017, thanks to £17m of investment.
thumbnailFear is stopping firms moving to the cloud
December 20th, 2016
Fears over security are preventing some businesses from taking advantage of the opportunities of adopting cloud services.
thumbnailCyber attacks on SMEs are increasing
December 19th, 2016
Cyber attacks against small and medium-sized businesses are rising, according to a report in the latest edition of Computer Weekly.
thumbnailInnovative product helps vehicle users to see the light
December 19th, 2016
Completing a project at a prime site in a fashionable part of London has topped the highlights of the year for an Ilkeston firm which designs and makes aluminium building products.
thumbnailPartnership retains Customer First accrediation
December 19th, 2016
Enterprise agency Erewash Partnership has retained its accreditation for the way it treats its customers.
thumbnailCall for 'leadership' on EU migrant status post Brexit
December 18th, 2016
The TUC and the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) have today (Sunday) published an open letter to the Prime Minister calling on her to end the uncertainty for workers and businesses by confirming that the Government will give current EU migrant...
thumbnailDerby wins Financial Times awards
December 16th, 2016
Derby has received three awards in the prestigious fDi Strategy Awards 2016, compiled by the Financial Times.
thumbnailChristmas message from President Geoff Poyzer
December 16th, 2016
Businesses should look forward to 2017 with optimism, says Geoff Poyzer, President of East Midlands Chamber*.
thumbnailChamber picks name for its new home
December 15th, 2016
The Chamber has adopted Commerce House as the name for the new registered office it will move to in February.
thumbnailJobseekers Allowance claimant numbers fall
December 14th, 2016
The number of people out of work and claiming Jobseekers Allowance fell across Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire and Leicestershire in November, according to figures released this morning.