Norfolk Business News

Export
28/06/2018
The latest World Trade Outlook Indicator (WTOI) is 101.8 which remains above the index’s baseline value of 100 but is below the previous value of 102.3. According to the World Trade Organization (WTO), which produces the index, this suggests continued solid trade growth in the second quarter (Q2)...
Policy
18/06/2018
The British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) has today (Monday) slightly downgraded its growth expectations for the UK economy, forecasting GDP growth for 2018 at 1.3% (from 1.4%) which, if realised, will be the weakest calendar year growth since 2009, when the economy was in the throes of the global...
Policy
18/06/2018
The deadline to enter your business into the Chamber Awards 2018 is less than 2 weeks away! Applications for the awards close on Friday 29 June at midnight and we believe Norfolk has a winner in every category. This is your chance to showcase the success of your business, with 9 categories you can...
Event
18/06/2018
With the biggest county show in the region taking place next week, we’re establishing our marquee as the place to do business at The Royal Norfolk Show this year. Norfolk Chamber are returning to The Royal Norfolk Show on stand 74 with a range of activities to show you what your Chamber is all...
Export
18/06/2018
Additional duties are to be imposed on a range of products from the USA after European Commissioners endorsed a decision to retaliate against the recent tariffs applied by the USA on imports of steel and aluminium from the EU. Commissioners agreed that selected imports from the USA should be...
Event
15/06/2018
Norfolk Chamber holds a regular series of evening networking where we like to take Norfolk businesses to new and upcoming venues in the Norwich area. On Thursday 14 June we took a trip to the Bowling House, which opened its doors in March this year.  Our delegates joined us after work, grabbed...
Policy
15/06/2018
Commenting on reports that the Home Office is to exclude non-EU doctors and nurses from the Tier 2 visa cap, Jane Gratton, Head of Business Environment and Skills Policy at the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), said: “This is a positive first step. Non-EU doctors and nurses make up a large share...
Export
14/06/2018
Leaving aside any transition period, the UK will withdraw from its membership of the EU on 29 March 2019. At that point — or on whatever date is finally agreed between the two sides — it will become what the EU calls a “third country” (a non-member). One of the consequences of that new status will...
Policy
13/06/2018
Full fibre broadband connections offer the fastest and most reliable speeds available, and the Department of Digital, Culture Media and Sport has recently announced a UK-wide £67m Gigabit Broadband Voucher Scheme, which is open to Norfolk businesses and residents. Gigabit vouchers can be used by...
Export
12/06/2018
We have just been informed that on the occasion of Eid al-Fitr the Arab British Chamber of Commerce will be closed on Friday 15 June 2018 and will return for business as usual on Monday 18 June 2018. Please also note that the Embassy of Saudi Arabia will be closed from 13 June 2018 returning to...

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