News

thumbnailWorld record bid for online advice seminar
February 28th, 2017
The Chamber is joining a national attempt to set a world record for the largest online careers advice seminar as part of National Apprenticeship Week.
thumbnailChamber moves to new office in Chesterfield
February 27th, 2017
The Chesterfield office of East Midlands Chamber* has moved to modern, fit-for-purpose premises in the town.
thumbnailDestination Chesterfield consultation on HS2
February 22nd, 2017
Place marketing body Destination Chesterfield is seeking input from local 'Champions' to consultations over HS2.
thumbnailBudget wish for overhaul of business rates system
February 20th, 2017
The Chamber has written to the Chancellor of the Exchequer, the Rt Hon Philip Hammond, calling for a complete overhaul of the ‘broken’ business rates system in his Spring Budget.
thumbnailChamber welcomes Air-IT as new patron
February 20th, 2017
Managed ICT service provider Air-IT has become the latest patron of the East Midlands Chamber*.
thumbnailAnnual quest launched for cream of business
February 16th, 2017
The annual quest to find the crème de la crème of regional business has been launched.
thumbnailJobs market slowed across three counties
February 15th, 2017
The number of people unemployed in the East Midlands increased over the three months to the end of 2016 compared with last year, but remains better than the national average, according to figures released this morning by the Office for National ...
thumbnailLimited service on Chamber’s moving day
February 15th, 2017
The Chamber* will be moving to its new office in Chesterfield next week.
thumbnailChamber names relegated to history
February 14th, 2017
Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire Chamber of Commerce and Leicestershire Chamber of Commerce are being relegated to the annals of history.
thumbnailHuge fines risk for failing to prevent data breaches
February 13th, 2017
Companies failing to comply with the EU’s General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) could face fines of up to 20m euros or four per cent of annual worldwide turnover from next year.