Norfolk Business News

Export
11/12/2017
The International Trade Department will be operating slightly differently over the festive season. To ensure you get your export documents returned before our closure, see our opening hours below. Monday 18 December - Last day for Carnets, otherwise normal service Tuesday 19 December - Normal...
Export
11/12/2017
The British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) has today joined with national Chamber organisations from six countries bordering the North Sea, on the United Kingdom and the European Union to swiftly move to talks on transition and the future EU-UK trade relationship now that sufficient progress in the...
Export
11/12/2017
The UK has had a relatively easy time in the EU, with English being the organisation’s lingua franca, but what will happen after Brexit when its traders will be expected to go out into the wider world? The British Council has identified the languages that it claims British citizens should learn if...
Event
08/12/2017
This December, the Chamber have delivered Christmas breakfasts across Norfolk, offering members a chance to attend a festive networking event at a venue nearest to them. We hosted the business breakfasts with a festive spin at venues in Great Yarmouth and Norwich, with the West Norfolk breakfast...
Policy
08/12/2017
The British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) has today (Monday) slightly downgraded its three-year outlook for the UK economy, cutting growth expectations from 1.6% to 1.5% in 2017, from 1.2% to 1.1% in 2018, and from 1.4% to 1.3% in 2019. The slight downgrade to the leading business group’s forecast is...
Policy
08/12/2017
Commenting on the news that the UK government and the European Commission have reached a deal to conclude the first phase of the Brexit negotiations, Chris Sargisson, Chief Executive of Norfolk Chamber said: “Norfolk businesses will be breathing a sigh of relief that ‘sufficient progress’ has been...
Policy
06/12/2017
The British Chambers of Commerce, CBI, TUC, FSB and EEF have made a joint plea to guarantee the rights of EU and UK citizens before Christmas. Four million EU and UK citizens face a second Christmas of uncertainty about their right to remain in the countries they now call home. Despite signs that...
Export
05/12/2017
The British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) today (Thursday) releases the results of its survey, in partnership with American Express, which finds the majority of businesses expect the fall in sterling to increase their costs. The survey of over 1,300 businesses, including those in Norfolk, found that...
Policy
05/12/2017
Commenting following Prime Minister Theresa May’s meeting with European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker, and wider developments in the Brexit negotiations, Dr Adam Marshall, Director General of the British Chambers of Commerce, said: “Business communities on both sides of the Channel have...
General
04/12/2017
Businesses throughout the UK came together for the Chamber Business Awards to celebrate outstanding success in business and recognise the achievements of regional Chambers. Returning for its 14th year, the annual award ceremony is a showcase event in the national business calendar that highlights...

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