Norfolk Business News

Event
22/11/2021
What You Need Is What We Do. Last Thursday, we were delighted to co-host our second Co.llaboration with the incredible Stokely Howard, Founder of Trendy Grandad and his GEN-E young professionals networking event in Norwich. These have taken off spectacularly, selling out in just 24 hours - one week...
General
19/11/2021
Transport for Norwich are currently proposing two schemes out for public consultation to improve transport links and access for pedestrian/cyclists within Norwich. The resutls of a recent consultation on St Williams Way have also been published. A quick overview of each are below along with links...
Event
16/11/2021
We are reaching the end of our first full trading year, and this brings further changes in customs procedures so the British Chambers of Commerce has created a series of Webinars designed to help and support traders with the new rules and regulations.  Join us and register below to these free and...
General
16/11/2021
80% of firms in new survey saw an increase to their prices in the past year, with nearly half (46%) categorising these as ‘significant’. Only 2% saw a decrease   The proportion reporting increased prices rose to 92% for manufacturers   75% of businesses with more than 50 employees ...
General
09/11/2021
This week the Norfolk Chambers of Commerce is launching its Business Climate Leaders (BCL) programme. With the World Leaders Summit coming to a close at COP26 and the messages coming out cementing the necessity to prioritise our own climate change activity, Norfolk Chambers of Commerce’s programme...
General
08/11/2021
The Chambers Quarterly Economic Survey (QES), is the UK’s largest independent business survey and is currently open for responses from local Norfolk businesses.  The previous quarter’s QES showed that whilst businesses continued to recover from the deepest recession on record, concerns were raised...
Brexit
08/11/2021
International Trade Update   The US and EU reached a deal for the US to lift the risk of tariffs on EU steel and aluminium exports late last week. Both sides also launched a Global Sustainable Steel Arrangement which they are inviting other countries to join. The arrangement is a joint commitment...
Policy
29/10/2021
Norwich City Council have released their latest economic barometer. The report highlighted: Locally Hotels across Norfolk saw a boom in bookings, as more people swapped winter sun for breaks closer to home. Birketts recently recruited 19 trainee solicitors in Norwich, Ipswich, Cambridge and...
General
28/10/2021
The Broadland and South Norfolk Business Awards are back and we’re celebrating achievement, innovation and diversity shown by businesses in these regions. Despite the challenges of the past 18 months, businesses have survived and even thrived, not just financially, but by being adaptable,...
Policy
28/10/2021
The Chancellor has listened to Chambers’ long-standing calls for changes to the business rates system and this will be good news for many firms. This will provide much needed relief for businesses across the country, giving many firms renewed confidence to invest and grow. However, these changes ...

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