News & Blog

Read the latest business news, blogs and thought leadership articles from our members, as well as updates on the Edinburgh Chamber of Commerce's work in the city.

News & Blog
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    Celebrity chef Tony Singh brings his Radge Chaat to Bonnie & Wild!

    18th May 2022

    He’s cooked for queens, maharajas and presidents but now celebrity chef Tony Singh is bringing his popular Indian cooking to the prestigious Bonnie & Wild Food Hall in Edinburgh. Tony Singh MBE today unveiled his Radge Chaat Indian food stall at Bonnie & Wild in the capital’s St James Quarter…

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  • Forming, Storming, Norming and Performing Semiconductor Start-ups

    18th May 2022

    Forming, Storming, Norming and Performing Semiconductor Start-ups Tuesday 31st May 2022, 12:00 – 18:00 GRID Building, Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, EH14 4AS Heriot-Watt University’s heritage is rooted in industry international collaboration, delivering education and innovation through knowledge transfer, commercialisation and partnership. Silicon Catalyst, the world’s only semiconductor incubator, and GRID at…

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  • The Edinburgh Futures Institute

    18th May 2022

    The Edinburgh Futures Institute is a global centre for multi-disciplinary, challenge-based research, teaching and societal impact. The biggest challenges that the world faces are complex and interconnected. Solving them requires multiple orientations and understandings. EFI’s approach brings the arts, humanities and the social sciences into contiguity with data science, natural…

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    Edinburgh Airport operation copes well during busiest period in three years

    17th May 2022

    Edinburgh Airport operation copes well during busiest period in three years. Easter travel summary as almost one million passengers pass through the terminal. Almost one million people travelled through Edinburgh Airport during April, marking the terminal’s busiest period since summer 2019. A total of 931,522 passengers made their way through…

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    Cruden Building completes dementia-friendly homes in Inverclyde

    17th May 2022

    Dementia Action Week, a national event to improve the lives of people affected by dementia begins today. It comes as Cruden Building has completed the construction of 24 dementia-friendly homes on the site of the former St Stephen’s High School in Port Glasgow, the first homes of their kind in…

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    DWF adds senior hires in Scotland

    17th May 2022

    DWF, the global provider of integrated legal and business services, has recruited several new hires across its Scottish offices in Glasgow and Edinburgh. Directors, Katherine Doran and Emma Peveril, have recently been appointed to the Construction & Infrastructure and Real Estate teams respectively. Katherine has joined the Glasgow office from…

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  • BUSINESSES FACING PERILOUS HIRING CRUNCH – BCC

    17th May 2022

    Commenting on the ONS Labour Market statistics for May 2022, BCC Head of Economics, Suren Thiru, said: “Although payroll employment continues to rise and the unemployment rate is falling, the headline figures more reflect several distorting factors, including rising economic inactivity, rather than the reality on the ground. “Record jobs…

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    Director recruited to drive major HR and people strategy

    17th May 2022

    Former Head of Department at Historic Environment Scotland joins Bield A HOUSING and care specialist with more than 800 employees has hired a Director of People and Organisational Development (OD) as it looks to deliver a new strategy around staff wellbeing and performance. Nikki Ritchie has been appointed by Bield…

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    Edinburgh College Granton Campus to host WorldSkills UK Finals

    17th May 2022

    Edinburgh College has been confirmed as one of six venues across the UK, and the only Scottish college, to host WorldSkills UK 2022 National Competition Finals in November. WorldSkills UK sees the country’s top students and apprentices compete in a wide range of competitions for medals and a potential place…

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    MacDuff and Fhior tasting evening

    13th May 2022

    MacDuff are teaming up with Fhior restaurant in Edinburgh  for an exclusive evening of some incredibly special, mutton tasting. MacDuff will be supplying Fhior with one of their most unique products – North Ronaldsay mutton, which they only source once a year, and something Fhior have only managed to use at…

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