News

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.
thumbnailBusiness breakfast with Lilian Greenwood
February 10th, 2017
Transport infrastructure was one of the concerns raised by Chamber members over a business breakfast with Lilian Greenwood MP, Labour member for Nottingham South.
thumbnailSurvey data to steer Industrial Strategy response
February 10th, 2017
Businesses are being invited to help shape the future of the UK post-Brexit.
thumbnailLast chance to book space at Love Business 2017
February 8th, 2017
Only a handful of exhibition spaces remain available for this year's Love Business expo, the biggest networking event of its kind in the region.
thumbnailCouncils to be ordered to build new homes
February 7th, 2017
Councils will be ordered to build thousands more homes, with an emphasis on high-rise blocks and city centre developments, as part of the Government’s housing strategy.
thumbnailAutomotive and advanced engineering trade mission
February 6th, 2017
Firms from across the Midlands will have an opportunity to meet potential new business partners during the first trade mission of the year to Romania.
thumbnailSterling fall will increase cost base and push up prices: BCC International Trade Survey
February 6th, 2017
Recent falls in the value of Sterling are squeezing domestic sales margins and increasing the cost base of UK businesses, according to the results of the British Chambers of Commerce’s (BCC) latest International Trade Survey.