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
  • British and Finnish Chambers in joint call to minimise potential Brexit trade barriers

    British and Finnish Chambers in joint call to minimise potential Brexit trade barriers

    14th September 2017

    On the occasion of the visit of a high-level Finnish business delegation to London, the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), and the Finnish Chambers of Commerce (Kauppakamari) are today (14 September 2017) jointly calling for UK and EU negotiators to minimise trade barriers - and prioritise shared economic ties beyond Brexit.

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  • BCC responds to announcement of Data Protection Bill

    BCC responds to announcement of Data Protection Bill

    7th August 2017

    Commenting on the proposed Data Protection Bill, Dr Adam Marshall, Director General of the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC)

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  • BCC comments on HS2 announcements

    BCC comments on HS2 announcements

    18th July 2017

    Commenting on the announcements on HS2 made by the Department for Transport, Jane Gratton, Head of Business Environment at the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), said...

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  • BCC responds to Low Pay Commission

    BCC responds to Low Pay Commission

    18th July 2017

    In its response to the Low Pay Commission Consultation, the British Chambers of Commerce calls for a cautious approach to setting the National Living Wage (NLW) but one which will help low paid workers deal with the consequences of inflation without pricing people out of jobs.

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  • BCC: Repeal Bill must deliver continuity, certainty for business and trade

    BCC: Repeal Bill must deliver continuity, certainty for business and trade

    13th July 2017

    Commenting ahead of the First Reading of the Repeal Bill, Dr Adam Marshall, Director General of the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), said...

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  • BCC: ‘No deal’ not an option for business communities

    BCC: ‘No deal’ not an option for business communities

    10th July 2017

    One month on from the General Election, the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) today (Monday) publishes a post-election survey of over 2,400 companies, which shows that while businesses have a range of views on their preferred objectives for the UK in Brexit negotiations, there is almost no support to conclude UK-EU talks without a trade deal.

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  • BCC comments on Transport Investment Strategy

    BCC comments on Transport Investment Strategy

    5th July 2017

    Commenting on the transport investment strategy announced by the Department for Transport today, Jane Gratton, Head of Business Environment at the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), says...

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  • Jeremy Corbyn to speak at Business and Education Summit

    Jeremy Corbyn to speak at Business and Education Summit

    27th June 2017

    How can businesses and education providers work together to help young people succeed in their careers?

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  • BCC reacts to Queen’s Speech

    BCC reacts to Queen’s Speech

    22nd June 2017

    “While Brexit isn’t the top immediate priority for many businesses, firms of every size and shape want to avoid turbulence and confusion during the Brexit transition."

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  • BCC comments on the start of Brexit negotiations

    BCC comments on the start of Brexit negotiations

    19th June 2017

    On the day negotiations begin on the UK's departure from the European Union, Dr Adam Marshall, Director General of the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), comments...

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