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thumbnailStudents team up to win Ingenuity Prize
April 18th, 2015
Teams of undergraduate students took home cash prizes to further develop their business ideas at The University of Nottingham’s annual Undergraduate Ingenuity Prize (UIP) event.
thumbnailChamber Welcomes Positive Jobs News
April 17th, 2015
The number of unemployed people in the East Midlands has fallen by almost 2,500, according to figures released this morning.
thumbnailYouNG Network Group
April 14th, 2015
Venturefest East Midlands 2015 welcomes young people to give them the chance to see an insight into the different business opportunities that are available through industries.
thumbnailChamber Honours Outgoing Vice-Chancellors
March 27th, 2015
The outgoing Vice-Chancellors of three of the region’s leading universities have been presented with awards to mark their contributions to local business.
thumbnailDerbyshire Apprenticeship Graduation
March 25th, 2015
The first ever Derbyshire apprenticeship graduation event will be held at Derby College's Roundhouse campus on May 28.
thumbnailINVITATION TO TENDER - AV Provision for 2015 Chamber Business Awards
March 23rd, 2015
Chamber members which specialise in providing audio-visual solutions for major events are being invited to tender for the provision of AV services at the Chamber's forthcoming business awards evenings in Nottinghamshire and Leicestershire.
thumbnailChamber Welcomes ‘Steady’ Budget
March 18th, 2015
Chamber Chief Executive George Cowcher said the Chancellor needed to play a steady hand with his final Budget of this Parliament, rather than making any politically-motivated announcements which risked unpicking the UK's recent economic progress...
thumbnailChamber Launches 2015 Business Awards
March 17th, 2015
The annual quest to celebrate business excellence in Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire and Leicestershire has been launched.
thumbnailChamber Backs Devolution Deal Bid
March 17th, 2015
Chamber Chief Executive belies the proposed devolution deal being pitched for today will enable Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire to compete on the same level as Manchester, Sheffield and Leeds.
thumbnailGroundbreaking Jobs and Growth Deal Sought from Ministers
March 17th, 2015
Council and business leaders from Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire are heading to London today to open discussions with Whitehall to begin to negotiate a ground-breaking devolution deal for powers that will give local people and local businesses m...