Norfolk Business News

Policy
13/03/2013
The Norfolk Chamber of Commerce has today received acknowledgement of their support for the Greater Norwich City Deal Bid.  The letter from Greg Clark, HM Treasury, advised that Ministers were impressed with the potential of the Greater Norwich proposal to deliver local growth.
Export
13/03/2013
Enterprise Europe Network (EEN) and UK Trade & Investment (UKTI) are organising a trade mission to the Central European Exhibition Centre, Brno, Czech Republic to enable UK companies to participate in an international business-to-business matchmaking event, Contact-Contract. The Czech Republic...
General
13/03/2013
Norfolk Chamber members are calling for the Chancellor to take rapid and radical steps to shift government spending from unproductive areas and towards growth measures that can be delivered quickly. Caroline Williams CEO Norfolk Chamber of Commerce said: “It is imperative that infrastructure...
Policy
12/03/2013
The discussion at the Great Yarmouth Chamber Council meeting last night centred around their forthcoming meeting with the Great Yarmouth Borough Council Cabinet on Wednesday 13 March 2013. The Great Yarmouth Chamber Council is keen to strengthen communications with the Borough Council Cabinet. They...
General
12/03/2013
UK trade deficit in goods and services was £2.4bn in January 2013, compared with a deficit of £2.8bn in December 2012 Underlying export volumes were unchanged in the three months to January, while import volumes fell by 2% in the same period   The trade figures for January 2013 out today...
Export
11/03/2013
The Middle East Association, in partnership with the Kurdistan Regional Government, will be leading a Trade Delegation to Iraqi Kurdistan from 28th April to 3rd May 2013, visiting Erbil and Duhok. The mission will have a particular focus on: Healthcare Education Infrastructure...
Export
11/03/2013
“Bridging the Gap – Exploring International and Canadian Supply Chain Solutions and Partnerships". A fantastic opportunity to network with key International companies and organisations. This is an opportunity for companies in this emerging sector to consider International obstacles to the growth of...
Export
11/03/2013
The UK-Algeria Business Council and Enterprise Parliament are pleased to organise a multi-sector Trade Mission to Algeria, from 14-17 April 2013. British Prime Minister David Cameron’s recent working and friendship visit to Algeria confirms the good political and economic relations between the two...
Export
11/03/2013
Trade barriers between the EU and Peru were lifted on 1 March 2013, when the ambitious and comprehensive trade agreement concluded in 2012 was provisionally applied in the South American country. The agreement will open up markets for exporters from both sides, eventually bringing annual savings of...
Export
11/03/2013
Health and safety rules can seldom escape the accusation of bureaucracy, and those emanating from Brussels are especially likely to provoke suspicion and discontent in business circles. So what is to be made of the latest proposals from the European Commission to improve workers' protection against...

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