Business News

Parties must reignite business confidence and investment at this election, says BCC

13 November in Business News

Avoiding a no-deal Brexit and delivering an urgent confidence boost through action on infrastructure, immigration, skills and business costs must be at the forefront of the next government’s agenda, says the British Chambers of Commerce.2020 and beyond: business priorities for the next UK government – compiled...

BCC and Bibby Financial Services: Uncertainty around Brexit, tariffs and exchange rates holding back UK exports

11 October in Business News

The British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) and Bibby Financial Services (BFS) have revealed that uncertainty around Brexit, tariffs and exchange rate volatility are holding back the potential of many UK exporters.The recent survey included 1,140 internationally active UK businesses, and found that general uncertainty around...

BCC Quarterly Economic Survey Q3 2019: Economic conditions weaken as manufacturing slump continues

04 October in Business News

The British Chambers of Commerce’s Quarterly Economic Survey – now in its thirtieth year as the largest UK private sector survey of business sentiment and a leading indicator of UK GDP growth – found that UK economic conditions weakened in the third quarter amid a significant deterioration in manufacturing...

Eco-Business driving – Reducing costs for organisations, reducing pollution for everyone

26 September in Business News, Transport

Barnsley Council and Doncaster MBC have secured funding from the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) to help improve air quality in the boroughs through the delivery of a free business driver support package.Vehicle use has a major impact on both air quality...