Norfolk Business News

General
19/10/2012
Commenting on the announcement by the Deputy Prime Minister of successful bidders in the latest round of the Regional Growth Fund (RGF), John Longworth, Director General of the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), said: “We are pleased that the £1bn promised for the third round of the Regional...
General
17/10/2012
The Global Marketplace Series begins with our first event, taking place on 08 November at Fluke Precision Measurement Ltd in Norwich. "Spotlight on Turkey" will look at this most dynamic and attractive market for UK companies. Already sizeable, the Turkish economy will be the second fastest growing...
General
17/10/2012
The Norfolk Chamber and enterprise GY are launching a brand new free-to-attend event to help businesses to gain the skills they need to successfully pitch for new business, and at the same time practice what they have learned. Called ‘Pitching for Business’, the free to attend half-day morning...
General
17/10/2012
We are delighted to welcome two new Chamber Gold Patrons –Aviva, and Greater Anglia rail franchise – who join existing Gold Patrons Hugh J Boswell and Chapelfield. Pictures show Chamber CEO Caroline Williams with Andrew Dernie, Head of Business Operations at Aviva, and Chris Perry, Chamber...
Policy
15/10/2012
Last week saw business policy developments in both the House of Commons and the House of Lords. On Tuesday a package of measures to help cut unnecessary red tape were announced as new amendments to the Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Bill. The amendments include removing automatic liability on...
Policy
15/10/2012
The deadline for agreeing a new EU budget for the next seven years is fast approaching; and if anyone harboured any hopes that this budget would be reoriented towards growth, they will be sorely disappointed.  Farm ministers of France and Germany argued that CAP spending between 2014 and 2020...
General
09/10/2012
Norwich City Football Chief Executive David McNally with one of the three well-known faces making an appearance at Norfolk Chamber’s B2B Autumn 2012 business exhibition on 18 October – Formula One and 2012 Olympic Games presenter Jake Humphrey, Anglia Tonight presenter Emma Baker are the other two...
General
09/10/2012
Three well-known faces will be making an appearance at Norfolk Chamber’s B2B Autumn 2012 business exhibition on 18 October including  Formula One and 2012 Olympic Games presenter Jake Humphrey, Anglia Tonight presenter Emma Baker, and Norwich City Football Chief Executive David McNally. All three...
General
09/10/2012
Anglia Tonight presenter Emma Baker will be opening the Norfolk Chamber’s B2B Autumn 2012 free to attend business exhibition on 18 October then judging the exhibition stands. She will be joined during the day by Formula One and 2012 Olympic Games presenter Jake Humphrey and Norwich City Football...
General
09/10/2012
Commenting on George Osborne's speech at Conservative Party Conference in Birmingham, John Longworth, Director General of the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), said: "In what was essentially a political speech, Osborne was right to state that the public services, like businesses, should be judged...

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