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
  • Satisfaction among Stagecoach bus passengers in Scotland rises to 92%

    14th March 2019

    -Transport Focus survey shows rise in overall satisfaction with Stagecoach services from 88% to 92% -Scottish bus passengers more satisfied…

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  • All aboard for trams to Newhaven as project gets the green light

    14th March 2019

    Councillors have voted to press ahead with taking trams to Newhaven. After a lengthy debate on the Final Business Case…

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  • ‘Hitachi trains for Happy trains’ – ScotRail replace Class 365s

    14th March 2019

    More brand-new trains will run on Central Scotland’s newly electrified railway, as ScotRail confirms the withdrawal of its Class 365…

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  • 2019 Advanced Sustainability Programme (May 21-23)

    2019 Advanced Sustainability Programme (May 21-23)

    14th March 2019

    Sustainability is a very dynamic and fast-paced field. A recent fundamental change to the sustainability landscape is the global emphasis…

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  • Hibernian Charity Ball

    14th March 2019

    Hibernian Community Foundation are celebrating 10 years of investing in people, through the power of Football changing lives through our…

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  • Virgin Trains introduces JAM card for customers with communications barriers

    14th March 2019

    Virgin Trains is now “JAM Card Friendly” for anyone in possession of the distinctive card JAM stands for “Just A…

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  • Props to the rugby

    14th March 2019

    Six Nations helps airport to busiest ever February. Passenger numbers at Edinburgh Airport increased by eleven per-cent last month as…

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  • BCC comments on no-deal Brexit vote

    14th March 2019

    Commenting on the Parliamentary vote on the motion to rule out leaving the EU without a withdrawal agreement, Dr Adam…

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  • Miller Homes unveils brand new showhome at Manor Wood

    13th March 2019

    Manor Wood is an exceptionally peaceful development with a real community feel, making it the perfect place for families to…

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  • Social enterprise tackling female incontinence stigma through comedy secures funding.

    13th March 2019

    Sweet F Aye, a new social enterprise tackling the stigma surrounding female incontinence, has secured £5,000 in Firstport’s most recent…

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