Norfolk Business News

General
03/02/2020
Help us give a warm welcome to the newest members of Norfolk Chambers of Commerce for the month of January 2020.  Visit their business to explore what they have to offer. Click on a business name below to view the full listing in our Member Directory. The One Question When it comes to feedback...
Brexit
31/01/2020
As the UK marks its official departure from the European Union – Friday 31 January 2020 and starts an 11- month transition period, Norfolk Chambers is calling on the county’s business communities to work together to ensure the business voice is clearly heard during the transition period and beyond...
Event
30/01/2020
‘What do I have to do? How does it all work?’ It’s a question we’re often asked by new members about our networking events. All of our events have their own feel. Whether it’s one of our big flagship events such as our  upcoming The Big Debate, The B2B Exhibition or one of our networking...
Brexit
27/01/2020
The Department of International Trade (DIT) have advised the Chambers network that European Community Certificates of Origin will continue to be issued until the end of any transition period, which is currently 31 December 2020.  And as of 01 January 2021, Norfolk Chambers of Commerce have been...
Event
24/01/2020
A Historic evening with Dragon Hall  Who could resist an invite to spend an evening networking with an intriguing medieval merchant with a penchant for extensions and risk taking? Tuesday evening was spent in one of Norwich’s most beautiful heritage buildings, the medieval Dragon Hall on King...
Policy
24/01/2020
On Wednesday 22nd January, the Norwich Opportunity Area (NOA) Work Skills Event in Norwich saw over 500 Norwich students practising their networking skills, with support from 40 local business volunteers.  The students took part in a series of workshops learning to identify and articulate their...
Policy
22/01/2020
Norfolk Chambers and our members are endorsing the calls from Norfolk County Council and other key stakeholder for improvements to the rate of progress for the A47 upgrades. Highways England should be held to account for the “agonisingly slow” progress on its A47 improvements in Norfolk, the county...
Policy
22/01/2020
Commenting on the ONS labour market figures for January 2020, published, Suren Thiru, Head of Economics at the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), said: “The jobs market remains strong in the face of a challenging economic backdrop, with firms continuing to hire in large numbers. “However, falling...
General
21/01/2020
On a series of dates in March 2020, the Norwich Opportunity Area and City Academy Norwich are launching a Growth Sector Competition with year 8 students.  Working in groups they are being challenged to research New Anglia Local Enterprise Partnership’s growth areas; then create a poster; and...
General
21/01/2020
On Wednesday 25 March, the Norwich Opportunity Area and its partners will deliver a ‘Dragon’s Den’ style careers event, where 100 specially chosen Year 12 students in Norwich will be tackling a ‘real-life’ business problem. But to ensure that this is a huge success we need support from the local...

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