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BCC to PM: Now time to get down to business

Today the British Chambers of Commerce – which represents 75,000 firms of all sizes and sectors, employing 6 million people – has written to incoming Prime Minister Boris Johnson setting out 15 urgent, immediate steps that the PM must address on arrival in Downing Street to boost business confidence and stimulate the UK economy.

BCC Quarterly Economic Survey Q2 2019: UK growth stalling amid manufacturing slowdown

The British Chambers of Commerce’s Quarterly Economic Survey – the largest private sector survey of business sentiment and a leading indicator of UK GDP growth, closely watched by policymakers including the Bank of England – finds that underlying economic conditions remained stagnant in the second quarter of 2019.

BCC Forecast: Brexit stockpiling to hit economic growth in coming years

The British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) has today released its latest economic forecast, upgrading its growth expectations for the UK in 2019 to 1.3% (from 1.2%). However, the leading business group has downgraded its growth forecast for 2020 to 1.0% (from 1.3%) and to 1.2% (from 1.4%) in 2021.

BCC: Delivering all of HS2 is vital to unlocking economic growth

Mike Spicer, Director of Policy at the British Chambers of Commerce, comments on the Lords Economic Affairs Committee report into High Speed 2.

BCC: Investment in infrastructure is vital to UK prosperity

Director of Policy Mike Spicer comments on the National Infrastructure Commission's letter to the Chancellor on infrastructure planning and investment.

Rail sector must see real reform to improve customer experience, says BCC

Head of Business Environment Jane Gratton comments on the Rail Delivery Group's submission to the Williams Review of the rail industry.

Adam Marshall speaks at the BCC Annual Conference

Director General of the British Chambers of Commerce, Dr Adam Marshall, address Annual Conference 2019.

Adam Marshall: Westminster “cannot keep chasing rainbows”

Addressing the BCC Annual Conference 2019 today, Dr Adam Marshall, Director General of the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), will address the deep levels of frustration and anger among business communities across the country towards those in Westminster over the ongoing political turmoil.

Local areas know best when it comes to regional investment, say BCC / Legal & General

The British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) and Legal & General have today published a major report detailing how best to boost investment in our towns and cities across the UK, looking at current investment barriers and how unlocking further investment will help them to grow.

British business says no to no-deal in 100 days’ time

With 100 days to go until the UK leaves the EU, the UK's five leading business groups (British Chambers of Commerce, CBI, EEF, FSB, and IoD) have come together to call on politicians to prevent a disorderly 'no-deal' Brexit.