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 Chamber of Commerce Qatar statement on situation in Qatar

    British Chamber of Commerce Qatar statement on situation in Qatar

    14th August 2017

    The British Chamber of Commerce Qatar posted the following statement on its website addressing the current situation in Qatar:

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  • Statement on the GCC/Qatar Trade Embargo

    Statement on the GCC/Qatar Trade Embargo

    20th July 2017

    Following the severing of diplomatic ties with Qatar by many of its regional neighbours, most notably by Saudi Arabia, and the UAE, the Qatar government has reacted promptly to stabilise the economy and ensure commercial and trade relations remain undamaged.

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  • Do shops located in malls dream of their own goodwill?

    Do shops located in malls dream of their own goodwill?

    19th June 2017

    Shopping malls are enjoying important growth in Europe, acting as a “magnet for customers” and, at the same time, contributing to the economic development of this sector. Data shows that in the first half of 2016, malls reached an area extension of 153,6 million SQM, with further growth forecasted for 2017, up to an overall 164 million SQM.

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  • Invitation to a Celebration of Rome – Fiera Di Roma

    Invitation to a Celebration of Rome – Fiera Di Roma

    31st May 2017

    On behalf of Fiera di Roma and the Consulate General of Italy, we are pleased to invite you to a celebration of Rome. The evening event will be sponsored by Tony Macaroni and will take place at the Omni Centre restaurant in Edinburgh (EH1 3AA) on Monday 5th of June.

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  • BCC/DHL: Exporter confidence remains high, but exchange rates a concern

    BCC/DHL: Exporter confidence remains high, but exchange rates a concern

    19th May 2017

    The British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), in partnership with DHL, today (Friday) publishes its latest Quarterly International Trade Outlook, which shows that confidence among UK exporters remains strong.

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  • Make it in Milan

    Make it in Milan

    9th May 2017

    Glasgow Chamber of Commerce has begun to establish a number of partnerships with chambers in cities and regions around the world where there are opportunities for collaboration between member companies. This currently includes New York and Italy with a number of others in development.

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  • Attractiveness of Latvia for financial institutions

    Attractiveness of Latvia for financial institutions

    8th May 2017

    Riga, the capital of Latvia, is well suited for international financial institution operations. Being part of the euro area, Latvia provides financial as well as regulatory and legal certainty.

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  • Scotland’s leading Islamic finance expert to speak at Responsible Finance & Investment Summit

    Scotland’s leading Islamic finance expert to speak at Responsible Finance & Investment Summit

    1st May 2017

    Hosted by the RFI Foundation and Swiss Arab Network, the Responsible Finance & Investment Summit (RFI Summit) is a two-day event aimed at building awareness of how the convergence of social and environmentally responsible investment, social and governance, and Islamic finance can create a positive impact.

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  • Italians launched a new tax regime to attract high-net-worth individuals and a fast track visa for investor

    Italians launched a new tax regime to attract high-net-worth individuals and a fast track visa for investor

    28th April 2017

    This editorial, written by Marco Salvatore, was originally published at Global Legal Chronicle.

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