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
  • Edinburgh College Research: Microcredentials

    4th December 2020

    Edinburgh College is conducting a piece of research to understand employers want and need for ‘Microcredentials’. For the purpose of…

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  • Another step forward with energy-efficient housing at Granton Waterfront

    4th December 2020

    Following the appointment of construction firm Hart Builders, work is underway to design around 150 brand new affordable homes at…

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  • Stagecoach East Scotland issues new festive timetables  

    4th December 2020

    Passengers advised to plan ahead as some services may be busier than normal  Bus and tram services for Christmas agreed…

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  • Virtual trade mission connects eight Scottish businesses with Pacific North West region, USA

    4th December 2020

    Despite the ongoing impacts of the Covid-19 pandemic, Scottish organisations have continued to show an interest in entering new overseas…

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  • The UK’s new points-based immigration system

    3rd December 2020

    From 1 January 2021, free movement will end and the UK will introduce a points-based immigration system. Under a points-based…

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  • Edinburgh Chamber CEO, Liz McAreavey, joins the University of Edinburgh Business School’s International Advisory Board

    29th October 2020

    The University of Edinburgh Business School’s International Advisory Board, which provides independent and commercially orientated advice, welcomes two new members…

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  • News/

    Chancellor Rishi Sunak announces enhanced business support measures

    23rd October 2020

    The Chancellor Rishi Sunak yesterday outlined amended and enhanced business support measures to those previously announced in the Winter Statement. …

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  • Covid-19: Scotland’s Strategic Framework

    23rd October 2020

    The First Minister today announced details of the Scottish Governments new strategy for dealing with the virus called ‘Covid19 –…

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  • ECC Comment on Extension of Restrictions in Scotland

    21st October 2020

    Today, the First Minister announced that the temporary restrictions on the hospitality sector which were set to end on Sunday…

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  • UK Business Heroes – Recognising businesses, one story at a time

    21st October 2020

    The British Chambers of Commerce, alongside local Chambers, launched a campaign in October to recognise the incredible work that UK…

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