Norfolk Business News

General
12/02/2021
This year sees the update of Norfolk’s Rural Strategy, and Norfolk County Council want to hear your views about their vision for rural Norfolk in the coming years.  Please click here to find out more about the strategy and to give your feedback in the survey. The Norfolk Rural Strategy was first ...
Coronavirus
12/02/2021
An online portal has been launched to make it even easier for business to get involved and find out more about offering rapid testing in the workplace. Business that are open during lockdown can now sign up to rapid testing programmes that identify cases of Covid-19 in employees who are not showing...
Policy
12/02/2021
Commenting on the latest GDP figures published today by the ONS, BCC Head of Economics, Suren Thiru, said:    “The UK economy recorded stronger than expected growth in the final quarter of 2020 as the squeeze on output from the November lockdown was more than offset by a temporary boost from the ...
Brexit
11/02/2021
Commenting on the announcement of the fund, Nova Fairbank, Chief Operating Officer for Norfolk Chambers said:   “This is a welcome first step in dealing with some of the major issues that small businesses trading with the EU are facing.  With their finances already under a significant squeeze firms...
Coronavirus
11/02/2021
HM Treasury and the British Business Bank have released further details of the Pay As You Grow Scheme. It is confirmed that the scheme will enable businesses who have started repaying their Bounce Back Loans to: Request an extension to their loan term to 10 years from 6 years, at the same fixed...
Brexit
10/02/2021
Results from the first major business survey for 2021 by the British Chambers of Commerce and the UK Chamber Network on Brexit found that half (49%) of  exporters  are  facing  difficulties  in adapting to the changes in the trade of goods following the ratification of the UK-EU Trade and...
Policy
09/02/2021
Norwich City Council have released their latest economic barometer. The report highlighted: Locally The East of England economy is on track for a positive, albeit slow recovery, over coming years led by activity in the health and education sectors, according to a regional economic forecast from...
Event
08/02/2021
On Wednesday 3rd Feb, 116 people took an hour out of their day to attend our “Maximise Your Membership” event. The event saw the Customer Experience Team (Lizzy, Haze, Andrea, Kirsty) and the Norfolk Chambers Chief Executive Chris Sargisson and Chief Operating Officer Nova Fairbank, giving a “...
Event
08/02/2021
Our annual flagship policy event brought together local MPs and business leaders to help influence change and give voice to Norfolk businesses on topics including People & Skills, Rebuilding the Economy, Climate Change & Going Green and Beyond Brexit. Here are some of the highlights…...
General
02/02/2021
With over 125 years in business, Norfolk Chambers of Commerce places emphasis on supporting more Norfolk businesses by embracing digital communities.   As Norfolk’s largest business membership network, Norfolk Chambers of Commerce is aiming to give local businesses even more opportunities to...

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