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
  • Safer walking, cycling and wheeling set for Lanark Road

    21st January 2021

    Work to begin on measures at Lanark Road, Longstone Road and Inglis Green Road, including segregated cycle lanes and a…

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  • Scottish government sets out inward investment plan

    20th January 2021

    The Scottish government has laid out its ambitions to be a leading destination for inward investment, identifying nine areas that…

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  • UK House Price Index figures for November 2020

    20th January 2021

    Three key figures for November 2020: £163,703 The average price of a property in Scotland 8.6% The annual price change…

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  • State of the Industry: optimism high in global financial services, although some key issues cause concern

    20th January 2021

    Exclusive research from Barclays Corporate Banking reveals the views of financial services leaders from across the globe on a range…

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  • Scottish cities to avoid worst impact of economic downturn in pandemic

    20th January 2021

    Scottish cities can expect economic contraction of between -9.1% and -10.4% in 2020 Economically, Edinburgh is the UK city least…

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  • FREE workplace travel planning package for ECC members

    20th January 2021

    While we find ourselves in another national lockdown, why not take an hour to attend a virtual workshop aimed at…

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  • Art for Community’s Sake

    20th January 2021

    Karlyn Marshal, founder of Helensburgh Art Hub, is one of nine social entrepreneurs from across Scotland to secure a share…

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  • BCC welcomes improvements to Prompt Payment Code 

    19th January 2021

    Suren Thiru, Head of Economics at the BCC said: “With firms continuing to face major cash flow difficulties, and our…

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  • Small businesses can now access £5k of free training with Edinburgh College

    19th January 2021

    Small businesses across Edinburgh and the Lothians now have the opportunity to access fully funded training to grow their business…

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  • SELECT joins with major construction industry bodies again to ask Chancellor Rishi Sunak to withdraw damaging Reverse Charge VAT legislation

    19th January 2021

    SELECT, Scotland’s largest construction trade association, has once again joined forces with more than 40 contractor and trade association members…

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