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Chamber Network launches campaign to support the people at the heart of local business community

BCC's Co-Executive Directors , Claire Walker and Hannah Essex introduce campaign to support the people at the heart of local business community

BCC study shows major gaps in official Brexit guidance for businesses in the event of ‘no deal’

The British Chambers of Commerce today publishes an evaluation of official UK Government guidance to businesses on critical operational issues in the event of an unwanted ‘no deal’ exit on 31st October.

BCC and Unum: Employee wellbeing critical to business success as firms face staff absences due to ill health

Over two-fifths (43%) of businesses have had employees absent from work for more than four weeks due to ill health in the last two years, according to new research by the British Chambers of Commerce and Unum.

BCC forecast: Business investment and productivity sinking amid Brexit stalemate and global slowdown

The British Chambers of Commerce has today (Monday) released its latest economic forecast, downgrading growth expectations for the UK in 2019 to 1.2% (from 1.3%) and to 0.8% (from 1.0%) for 2020. Our GDP growth forecast of 1.2% remains unchanged for 2021.

BCC welcomes two-year post-study work visa

Mike Spicer, Director of Policy at the British Chambers of Commerce comments on announcement on the two-year post-study work visa.

BCC comments on Spending Review

BCC responds to the Spending Review 2019.

BCC: There’s more than one path to success

Jane Gratton, Head of People Policy at the British Chambers of Commerce, comments on today's A level results.

BCC comments on Prime Minister’s immigration announcement

Dr Adam Marshall of the British Chambers of Commerce commenting on the Prime Minister’s announcement on future immigration proposals.

BCC/Totaljobs: Business appetite to recruit strong but recruitment difficulties can’t be ignored

The latest Quarterly Recruitment Outlook from the British Chambers of Commerce, in partnership with Totaljobs, finds that recruitment intentions strengthened in the second quarter of 2019, while difficulties finding suitable staff eased, but remain high by historic standards.

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.