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
  • Ticket to nowhere: don’t let ticket scammers ruin your festival season

    25th April 2019

    More than a quarter (26 per cent) of millennial festival-goers have fallen victim to a ticket scam Buying a ticket…

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  • £1.6 million depot upgrade to improve Highland train performance

    25th April 2019

    The ScotRail Alliance has installed new equipment at Inverness Depot to improve train performance in the Highlands. A new £1.6…

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  • Here we GLOW… Edinburgh College creative students launch annual festival 

    25th April 2019

    Edinburgh College’s creative students are ready to take over the city with a number of unique performances and exhibitions taking…

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  • Barbara will head university fundraising strategy

    25th April 2019

    EDINBURGH Napier graduate Barbara Kidd has returned to her old university to take charge of the fundraising campaigns which will…

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  • Miller Homes volunteers set to make a difference in Malawi

    24th April 2019

    Scotland-based employees from Miller Homes are set to embark upon the journey of a lifetime which will see them help…

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  • World leading entrepreneurs congregate in Scotland for CAN DO Fest

    24th April 2019

    This week sees entrepreneurial icons flock to Scotland as the second edition of CAN DO Fest, Scotland’s festival of impactful…

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  • Virgin Trains unveils radical proposals to reform rail by importing airline model

    24th April 2019

    -Overcrowding and complex ticketing could be abolished -Competition would drive up standards and lower prices -Proposals would encourage long-term private…

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  • Social enterprise Building Together CIC secures seed funding to develop environmentally friendly architecture across Scotland. 

    24th April 2019

    Building Together CIC, a new social enterprise that designs custom built, eco buildings, has received £5,000 in Firstport’s most recent…

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  • He’s going back! Rockall conqueror Nick Hancock to lead party of intrepid tourists to Atlantic outpost

    23rd April 2019

    Nick Hancock, the Edinburgh surveyor who broke the record for the longest single occupation of Rockall, is on his way back to…

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  • Miller Homes launches brand new developments this Spring

    23rd April 2019

    With the changing season comes a fresh start, and there’s no better time to make a move than this Spring.…

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