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26 January 2015

BCC Annual Conference 10th Feb

Chuka Umunna and Vince Cable added to a stellar line-up of speakers
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19 January 2015

Britain’s businesses need to be firing on all cylinders to achieve full employment

Commenting on the David Cameron’s speech outlining the Conservative Party’s manifesto pledges for jobs…
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15 January 2015

Government must give clarity on future of apprenticeship funding

Commenting on the government’s response to the consultation on apprenticeship funding reform, Dr Adam…
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13 January 2015

Inflation set to remain low in 2015

• Annual CPI inflation in December 2014 was 0.5%, a historically low level, down from 1.0% in November…
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12 January 2015

Basingstoke appointments to strengthen Hampshire Chamber

Hampshire Chamber has strengthened its team in the north of the county with two senior appointments.
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12 January 2015

British Chambers of Commerce Annual Conference 10 February

Senior politicians and business leaders set for ‘Business Plan for Britain’ pre-election debate
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9 January 2015

Positive trade and manufacturing figures show that pessimism over the economy is overdone

. UK deficit on trade in goods and services was 1.4bn in November 2014 compared with 2.2bn in October…
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19 December 2014

Reducing the deficit remains a priority despite recent improvement

• From April to November 2014, public sector net borrowing excluding public sector banks was 0.5bn lower…
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15 December 2014

Businesses and educators must work together to tackle youth unemployment

Commenting on a new report titled ‘Avoiding the same old mistakes: Lessons for reform of 14-19 education…
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10 December 2014

Announcement of a Careers and Enterprise Company

Commenting on the announcement of a Careers and Enterprise Company by Education Secretary Nicky Morgan,…
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