News

thumbnailRural economy benefiting from £3m support via D2N2
April 21st, 2017
Businesses and organisations are being encouraged to bid for a share of a £3m fund to boost the rural economy in Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire.
thumbnailQueen's Award for Chamber patron Qdos
April 21st, 2017
Qdos Holdings has been awarded the prestigious Queen's Award for Enterprise in the Innovation category.
thumbnailSkills gap must be Industrial Strategy priority
April 20th, 2017
Addressing the skills gap must the top priority for the Government’s Industrial Strategy.
thumbnailBrexit mini-boom boosts economy index
April 20th, 2017
The Brexit mini-boom enjoyed by business has boosted the Chamber's State of the Economy Index to its highest level in nearly two years.
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.