Norfolk Business News

Policy
13/03/2019
Commenting on the announcement of changes to tariffs in the event of a no-deal Brexit, Dr Adam Marshall, Director General of the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), said: “If the tariffs announced today were to come into effect, there would be winners and losers across UK industry overnight. The...
Policy
13/03/2019
Commenting on the parliamentary defeat of the meaningful vote on the Brexit agreement, Dr Adam Marshall, Director General of the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), said: “Businesses have warned time and again that the United Kingdom is not ready to face the consequences of a messy and disorderly...
General
12/03/2019
The University of East Anglia (UEA) is sponsoring British Cycling’s 2019 HSBC UK | National Road Championships which will see the very best athletes in British cycling competing in Norfolk this June. The British Cycling Challenge 100 Sportive will take place on Sunday 30th June, the same day as the...
Policy
12/03/2019
Commenting on the latest UK GDP and trade statistics, published today by the ONS, Suren Thiru, Head of Economics at the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), said: “Although there was an increase in GDP growth between December and January, the data for the longer three-month period recorded an...
General
11/03/2019
Business leaders from Norfolk and Suffolk discovered the benefits of connecting regional economies on a recent trade mission to the South West. A delegation of 20 visited the area to learn more about its nuclear power and food and drink sectors, and to seek mutual business opportunities. After...
Event
08/03/2019
On Friday 8 February the world celebrated the 108th International Women’s Day and Norfolk came out in support for this globally recognised day. In partnership with NatWest, and with the support of Community Sports Foundation, Grant Thornton UK LLP and Vattenfall, we held our first International...
Export
08/03/2019
A new free trade agreement, the EU-Japan Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA), entered into force on 1 February 2019 creating the world’s largest free trade area and, once fully implemented, eliminating customs duties on 97% of goods imported from the EU. It removes significant non-tariff barriers...
General
07/03/2019
The British Chambers of Commerce today (07/03/19) launched the opening of the Chamber Business Awards at London Stock Exchange with 2018 Business of the Year winners Northcoders.  The prestigious competition is one of the showpiece events in the business calendar, recognising and promoting the...
General
05/03/2019
The recent Mayor’s Business Awards now in its 30th year, held at Kings Lynn’s Corn Exchange, gathered together the top local businesses of the area. These awards are a clear celebration of the hard work the business community does, and how hard they are working to achieve great things over the last...
Export
05/03/2019
Have you considered China as your next export market? Looking for advice on doing business with China? China-Britain Business Council (CBBC) is hosting a 1-2-1 business clinic with an expert China advisor on the 13th March, 2019 in Norwich. Boyi Mu– China Market Business Advisor from CBBC will...

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