Congratulations to our colleagues from across the Chamber Network who have been recognised in the Queen's New Year Honours.
BCC Director General Adam Marshall provides an initial response to the announcement that the UK and EU have reached a trade agreement.
Acknowledging the support the government has already put in place, the letter calls for the government to go further, and to make longer-term plans that will allow businesses to plan for the future.
BCC Director General Adam Marshall comments on the introduction of ‘Tier 4’ of Coronavirus restrictions in England
BCC comments on the extension of the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme and government-backed loan schemes - the Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme, Coronavirus Large Business Interruption Loan Scheme and Bounce Back Loan Scheme – until the end of April.