News

thumbnailRecognition for Chamber’s efforts to close employability gap
December 22nd, 2014
The work East Midlands Chamber does to help create closer links between business and education has been praised by Government.
thumbnailCreative arts hub completes college’s £40m transformation
December 22nd, 2014
Creative artists of the future are learning their crafts in a flagship £2.3m facility.
thumbnailDerby College starts search for apprentice verger
December 21st, 2014
Derby College has launched a unique recruitment drive to find an Apprentice Verger to work at Derby Cathedral.
thumbnailPKF Cooper Parry in German audit exchange
December 19th, 2014
PKF Cooper Parry is exchanging expertise with another of its international PKF partners with the arrival of an audit specialist from Germany.
thumbnailITOPS Graduates Receive Their Awards
December 18th, 2014
The latest group of local exporters to successfully achieve official international trade qualifications have been presented with their awards.
thumbnailClaimant count continues to fall
December 17th, 2014
The number of people claiming unemployment benefit across the East Midlands Chamber region continues to fall.
thumbnailGrant Fund Success
December 15th, 2014
Nearly 2,000 jobs have been created and secured at 85 firms across Nottingham and Nottinghamshire thanks to the Nottingham Technology Grant Fund (N’Tech) which has now closed to applications.
thumbnailChamber Welcomes Move to Bolster Careers Advice
December 10th, 2014
Education Secretary Nicky Morgan MP today unveiled the creation of a new body to oversee careers advice in schools.
thumbnailD2N2 Growth Hub to be launched by Business Minister
December 4th, 2014
On Friday 5 December, Business and Enterprise Minister, the Rt. Hon. Matthew Hancock MP, will officially launch the D2N2 Growth Hub during an event for businesses from Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire.
thumbnailWelcomes Autumn Statement Business Rates Reform
December 3rd, 2014
Business Rates reform the highlight of Autumn Statement which was overall, positive for business. Government must now deliver.