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
  • Fly to Singapore on the world’s newest aircraft
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    Fly to Singapore on the world’s newest aircraft

    14th July 2015

    Qatar Airways’ daily service via Doha offers seamless connections to over 140 destinations worldwide including the Middle East, Indian Subcontinent,…

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  • Bumper year for QMU’s Film & Media Degree Show
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    Bumper year for QMU’s Film & Media Degree Show

    14th July 2015

    A record number of film buffs packed Edinburgh’s Filmhouse on Thursday night (9th July) to see Queen Margaret University’s annual…

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  • Embrace new technology to keep  pace with changing workplace
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    Embrace new technology to keep pace with changing workplace

    14th July 2015

    More than 100 Edinburgh business people gathered for a special technology event focused on the benefits of cloud computing. Capital…

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  • Follow the yellow brick road…to Edinburgh Castle?
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    Follow the yellow brick road…to Edinburgh Castle?

    14th July 2015

    At first glance, you wouldn’t think of the Bread St and Spittal St junction as a Hollywood feature. But did…

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  • That difficult first year in business…a Scottish success story
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    That difficult first year in business…a Scottish success story

    10th July 2015

    It’s well-known that most businesses fail in their first year. But not all… Be-IT Resourcing’s first full year ended in…

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  • Condies provide a summary of the Summer Budget 2015
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    Condies provide a summary of the Summer Budget 2015

    9th July 2015

    BUSINESS CORPORATION TAX The corporation tax rate will be cut to 19% in 2017 and 18% in 2020. Payment dates…

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  • UK’s largest cruise ship Britannia calls into the River Forth with a welcome from her royal namesake
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    UK’s largest cruise ship Britannia calls into the River Forth with a welcome from her royal namesake

    9th July 2015

    The UK’s largest and newest cruise liner, P&O Cruises’ Britannia, called into the River Forth today (8 July) with around…

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  • SCC Response To The Budget Statement

    SCC Response To The Budget Statement

    9th July 2015

    Commenting on the Chancellor’s Summer Budget Statement, Liz Cameron, Chief Executive of Scottish Chambers of Commerce, said: “This has been…

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  • Summer Budget 2015 confirms Britain is open for business, says BCC

    Summer Budget 2015 confirms Britain is open for business, says BCC

    8th July 2015

    In his initial reaction to the Chancellor’s Summer Budget, John Longworth, Director General of the British Chambers of Commerce, said:…

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  • Gillespie Macandrew LLP Announces 2014 – 15 Financial Results
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    Gillespie Macandrew LLP Announces 2014 – 15 Financial Results

    7th July 2015

    Independent Scottish law firm Gillespie Macandrew LLP, with offices in Edinburgh, Perth and Glasgow, has confirmed a 2% increase in…

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