Chamber News

BCC: Great Repeal Bill must deliver ‘day one certainty’ for businesses

03 October in Chamber News, External Affairs

Responding to the Prime Minister's announcement that the government will include a bill in the 2017 Queen's Speech to repeal the European Communities Act 1972, Dr Adam Marshall, Acting Director General of the British Chambers of Commerce, said: "Businesses need day-one certainty on the rules and...

Chamber exhibition brings together the regions businesses

16 September in Chamber News, Events

This year’s Chamber Means Business exhibition was held at Oakwell Stadium in Barnsley, where Barnsley & Rotherham Chamber welcomed numerous businesses and individuals to this high profile venue. The exhibition (sponsored by Enterprising Barnsley, Barnsley College, Segmentation Group and Business Fire Safety) took place on Thursday...

BCC comments on Apprenticeship Levy funding guidance

01 September in Chamber News

Commenting on the funding guidance for the Apprenticeship Levy, Mike Spicer, Director of Research at the BCC, said: "Businesses will welcome the news that the government will fully-fund 16-18-year-old apprentices, and that the co-investment rate for non-levy payers will be set at 10%. "It is disappointing however...