BCC Director General Dr Adam Marshall comments on the government's extension of the Job Retention Scheme until the end of September 2021.
The BCC and Facebook have worked together since 2016 on activities such as the BCC Annual Conference and the Chamber Business Awards programme. More recently the BCC and Chamber Network have successfully delivered ‘Boost with Facebook’, a global event series designed to help small businesses grow and to equip more people with the digital skills they need to compete in the new economy.
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BCC Director General Adam Marshall comments on the BEIS Select Committee report, ‘The impact of Coronavirus on businesses and workers: Interim pre-Budget report’, published today.
Results from the latest British Chambers of Commerce survey, in partnership with moneycorp, found that while 44% of UK exporters to the EU plan to grow their exports to the European Union, nearly a quarter (23%) are looking to either reduce their activity in the EU or have no activity at all in the next 12 months, following the ratification of the UK-EU Trade and Co-operation Agreement. Two-thirds of UK businesses are looking to increase activity in the domestic market.