Norfolk Business News

Policy
24/08/2021
The Chambers Quarterly Economic Survey (QES), the UK’s largest independent business survey, is open from (Monday 23 August 2021) for three weeks. In the last quarter significantly more Norfolk firms reported improvements in domestic sales and business confidence but manufacturers advised that they...
Brexit
24/08/2021
ANNOUNCEMENT OF EXTENSION OF CE MARKING EASEMENT - BCC REACTION   William Bain, Head of Trade Policy at the British Chambers of Commerce,     “The British Chambers of Commerce has led business calls for an extension of at least a year on the easement for CE markings on imported industrial goods,...
General
23/08/2021
Digital connectivity, digital funding and innovations in LoRaWan connections across Norfolk are all part of Norfolk County Council’s strategy to make Norfolk the best-connected rural county in the UK. How can better digital connectivity help your business? This is the question that Norfolk County...
Brexit
20/08/2021
Commenting on ONS Trade figures for June 2021, published today, William Bain, Head of Trade Policy at the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), said: “There has been a slight decrease in overall exports (by £0.6bn) which has been matched by a slight increase in imports (by £1bn). “The export data has...
Policy
17/08/2021
Commenting on ONS Labour Market statistics for August 2021 published today, BCC Head of Economics, Suren Thiru, said: “The latest figures confirm that the UK jobs market is recovering strongly as the boost to demand from the easing of restrictions helped drive higher payroll employment in July.   “...
Coronavirus
16/08/2021
From 16th August, the following applies to anyone who has been pinged or contact traced as having come into contact with someone who has tested positive for Covid-19: Fully vaccinated people Those who are under 18 or fully vaccinated will no longer have to self-isolate (fully vaccinated means...
Event
16/08/2021
Norfolk Chambers is delighted to be working co.llaboratively with Tech East and Cambridge Norwich Tech Corridor on the Chambers’ flagship event that aims to give business professionals the tools they need to grow and future proof their businesses. You don't have to work in the tech industry to join...
General
09/08/2021
In response to the findings from a recent Chambers Net Zero survey, the British Chambers of Commerce and O2 have launched a free online hub to help businesses find out how to measure their carbon footprint, set targets and develop an overall net zero strategy. The new hub provides a one-stop-shop...
General
04/08/2021
Hard to reach premises in Norfolk are to receive between £115m and £195m of funding as part of the Government's Project Gigabit to provide 1GB per second broadband to up to 119,000 premises. Contracts will be awarded from February 2022. Rural homes and businesses across Norfolk and Suffolk will get...
Event
04/08/2021
What does your business need to know when it comes to new technology? How can innovations in tech help with your business growth? What tech is currently available to you and how can you implement this into your business right now? What digital innovations are in the pipeline that you should be...

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