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thumbnailGrowth Slows, But Confidence Remains, Says Chamber
February 3rd, 2015
The pace of economic growth in Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire and Leicestershire started to slow in the final three months of 2014, according to new figures from the Chamber.
thumbnailWoodhead secures funding to help supply chain grow
January 29th, 2015
Woodhead, has secured over £180,000 from the UK Commission for Employment and Skills (UKCES) to deliver its ‘Good to Gold’ training programme to small businesses in its supply chain.
thumbnailUni hosts first materials exhibition outside London
January 29th, 2015
Fabric made from stinging nettles, light-transmitting concrete and insulation used in space by Nasa are just some of the materials to go on show at Nottingham Trent University as part of a £1.9m initiative to stimulate innovation in the East Mi...
thumbnail£1m available to help firms develop innovation skills
January 29th, 2015
Manufacturing firms are invited to bid for a share of £1m to boost UK innovation.
thumbnailChamber Welcomes Additional Growth Deal Cash
January 29th, 2015
The Government has today allocated a further £42.5m worth of funding to projects which support economic growth and job creation across Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire and Leicestershire.
thumbnailRecruitment returns to pre-downturn levels
January 26th, 2015
An East Midlands recruitment company says business has returned to pre-downturn levels.
thumbnailNottinghamshire Apprenticeship Graduation Ceremony – Friday 20 March 2015
January 23rd, 2015
The application process is now OPEN for eligible Apprentices to register to attend the Nottinghamshire Apprenticeship Graduation Ceremony 2015.
thumbnailChamber Loves Business
January 22nd, 2015
East Midlands Chamber is set to help make Love Business bigger and better.
thumbnailChamber Welcomes Latest Good News on Jobs
January 21st, 2015
The latest job figures announced today showed significant annual falls in the number of people claiming out of work benefits and the total number of unemployed people across the region, along with a large annual increase in employment.
thumbnailSuperfast broadband launch on Pride Park
January 19th, 2015
A national provider of superfast broadband is celebrating ‘going live’ at its first Derby site.