Norfolk Business News

Policy
12/03/2021
Commenting on GDP figures for January 2021 published today by the ONS, BCC Head of Economics, Suren Thiru, said:   “The latest data confirms a better than expected start to the year for the UK economy as the third lockdown and post-Brexit border disruption combined to trigger only a relatively...
Brexit
11/03/2021
Post-Brexit checks on some EU goods coming into Great Britain have been delayed by six months in order to give businesses more time to prepare. The government said the new timetable would help firms recovering in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic. It means physical checks on products such as meat...
Coronavirus
11/03/2021
Commenting on the announcement of the extension, Jane Gratton, Head of People Policy at the BCC, said:  "Businesses would welcome the additional flexibility and pragmatism that an extension to the eviction ban brings in helping to weather this period of tightened restrictions. “We are pleased...
Event
10/03/2021
Norfolk's leading business to business showcase returns on Thursday 14th October 2021 at Norfolk Showground*  The B2B Exhibition is Norfolk's largest business-to-business exhibition. Free to attend and attracting hundreds of businesses on the day, B2B is a highlight on the Norfolk events calendar...
Event
10/03/2021
Norfolk's leading business to business showcase returns on Thursday 14th October 2021 at Norfolk Showground*  The B2B Exhibition is Norfolk's largest business-to-business exhibition. Free to attend and attracting hundreds of businesses on the day, B2B is a highlight on the Norfolk events calendar...
Event
08/03/2021
Can you remember meeting like-minded people face-to-face? While the pandemic has given rise to virtual events and networking we are all looking forward to the time when we can safely meet in person! To hopefully give you a little bit of light at the end of the lockdown era, we are bringing back...
General
08/03/2021
Sarah Howard MBE believes women in business have a lot to be proud of but more needs to be done to make sure their voices are heard, especially in company boardrooms.  The business owner and company director said: “The world has moved on since I started my career and while challenges remain, most...
General
03/03/2021
Great Yarmouth has secured a Town Deal of £20.1m Government investment to deliver an exciting £60m vision supporting economic regeneration, recovery, jobs and growth across the borough’s main urban areas. The major capital funding, confirmed in the Chancellor’s Budget, follows submission in...
General
03/03/2021
 Giving his reaction to the Chancellor’s budget, Chris Sargisson, CEO of Norfolk Chambers, said:  “There’s much to welcome in this Budget for business communities across the UK. The Chancellor has listened and acted on our calls for immediate support to help struggling businesses reach the finish...
Coronavirus
03/03/2021
Responding to an announcement by The Treasury that the Job Retention Scheme will be extended until the end of September, Chris Sargisson, CEO of Norfolk Chambers of Commerce, said:   “The extension of the furlough scheme shows that the Chancellor has listened to our business communities. Many firms...

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