External Affairs

Local Firms Voice How Government’s Industrial Strategy will Impact Business

20 February in Chamber News, External Affairs

Earlier this month (February) the Business Secretary announced industrial strategy investment in science, research and innovation but how do Sheffield City Region businesses think it will impact on them? This is a question in the Sheffield City Region Quarterly Economic Survey (QES) which is now open...

BCC: Harness potential of places to make success of Industrial Strategy

24 January in Chamber News, External Affairs, Training

Commenting on the publication of the Industrial Strategy Green paper, Dr Adam Marshall, Director General of the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), said: “The developing Industrial Strategy represents a crucial first milestone in a renewed partnership between business and government, working together to create the conditions...

Business leaders survey shows Sheffield City Region coping well despite uncertain climate

10 January in Chamber News, External Affairs

Firms hold an overall positive outlook on the regional economy looking forward, despite major uncertainties at a national and global level, according to the latest results of the Sheffield City Region Quarterly Economic Survey. The Q4 2016 results - based on over 300 responses from businesses...