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BCC comments on McDonnell, Starmer speeches at Labour Party Conference

BCC comments on Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell’s speech at the Labour Party Conference.

BCC: UK labour market resilient but challenges remain

BCC comments on the labour market statistics for September 2017, released today by the Office for National Statistics.

BCC forecast: Fall in sterling failing to lift UK growth

The British Chambers of Commerce publishes its latest forecast, looking at GDP growth, inflation, exports and other economic indicators for 2017-2019.

BCC and DIHK: Joint UK-German call to put shared economic interests first in Brexit negotiations

The British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), and the Association of German Chambers of Commerce (DIHK) have called for UK and EU negotiators to put a clear focus on our shared economic interests as Brexit talks reconvene in Brussels.

BCC: 4 in 5 businesses hit by rising employment costs

Today BCC, in partnership with Middlesex University London, releases its annual workforce survey, which looks at the cost implications for business of changes in employment legislation.

BCC comments on inflation statistics for July 2017

Suren Thiru, Head of Economics at the BCC, comments on the release of the statistics which show inflation holding at 2.6% in July.

BCC comments on Bank of England’s Super Thursday

Comments on today’s interest rate decision and inflation report by the Bank of England’s Monetary Policy Committee.

BCC comments on GDP for Q2 2017

Head of Economics Suren Thiru comments on the first estimate of GDP for Q2 2017.

BCC comment following PM’s Business Council meeting

Francis Martin, President of the British Chambers of Commerce comments following his attendance at the Prime Minister’s business council meeting.

BCC: Inflation remains a risk to UK’s growth prospects this year

BCC's Head of Economics Suren Thiru comments on the inflation figure of 2.6% in June 2017.