News

thumbnailElection - clear plans needed to strengthen economy
April 18th, 2017
Theresa May has announced her intention to call a snap General Election for 8 June.
thumbnailFunding starts for D2N2 Digital Growth Programme
April 13th, 2017
Organisations across Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire can now apply for grants of up to £16,000 to improve their digital capabilities.
thumbnailJobs figures confirm robust East Midlands economy
April 12th, 2017
The number of people out of work and claiming Jobseeker’s Allowance remains lower across Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire and Leicester than it was last year and two years ago, according to figures released this morning.
thumbnailHigh Sheriff of Derbyshire opens Commerce House
April 10th, 2017
As her first official duty, the new High Sheriff of Derbyshire, Annie Hall, formally opened the new office of East Midlands Chamber.
thumbnail£1.2m funding for Cotgrave town centre works
April 5th, 2017
A £1.2m investment in a town centre regeneration project has been agreed by the D2N2 Local Enterprise Partnership.
thumbnailManufacturing has accelerated into 2017 – conference told
April 4th, 2017
Manufacturing has accelerated into 2017, delegates at a major regional conference were told today.
thumbnailHigh Sheriff of Derbyshire to formally open Commerce House
April 4th, 2017
The High Sheriff of Derbyshire, Annie Hall, will formally open the new office of East Midlands Chamber at lunchtime on Friday this week.
thumbnailChamber reaction to minimum wage increases
April 3rd, 2017
National Living Wage (NLW) and National Minimum Wage (NMW) both increased from 1 April.
thumbnailMembership hits a milestone
March 23rd, 2017
Membership of East Midlands Chamber* topped the 4,000 mark this year when Ultimation Direct UK, of Newark, joined.
thumbnailMusic audit of East Midlands businesses launched
March 22nd, 2017
Businesses playing music for staff or customers could be breaking the law.