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
  • Traveleads: New Brand

    Traveleads: New Brand

    16th February 2016

    For those of you following us on social media, you may have noticed some changes recently. February marked the beginning of our 45th anniversary celebrations, and what better way to celebrate than with a brighter, fresher new look.

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  • New Addition to the Meetings & Incentives Market

    New Addition to the Meetings & Incentives Market

    15th February 2016

    In a new development for 2016, The Royal Yacht Britannia, can now offer flexible meeting and conference facilities, as part of its suite of hospitality packages, in partnership with The Vine Trust.

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  • Murray Beith Murray & Neil Ross & Company

    Murray Beith Murray & Neil Ross & Company

    15th February 2016

    Murray Beith Murray is delighted to announce that it has acquired Neil Ross & Company with effect from 15 February 2016.

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  • Virgin Trains Adds 22,000 Seats and 42 Services to Edinburgh – London Route

    Virgin Trains Adds 22,000 Seats and 42 Services to Edinburgh – London Route

    15th February 2016

    Virgin Trains has been given permission to introduce 42 new services a week between Edinburgh and London this May, boosting seat capacity by 22,000 a week on the route - that’s an increase of nearly a third (32%).

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  • Edinburgh International Film Festival Announces 2016 Country Focus and New ‘Works in Progress’ Events

    Edinburgh International Film Festival Announces 2016 Country Focus and New ‘Works in Progress’ Events

    15th February 2016

    Edinburgh International Film Festival is proud to announce that this year’s country focus will be Finland. Working in association with the Finnish Film Foundation, EIFF will present a programme of new Finnish features, including both documentary and fiction, a programme of Finnish shorts and other special screenings.

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  • Edinburgh Airport’s January passenger numbers: 21.7% international growth

    Edinburgh Airport’s January passenger numbers: 21.7% international growth

    11th February 2016

    Edinburgh Airport has today announced January’s passenger numbers showing 700,142 people passed through the airport in the first month of the year

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  • Expansion plans with London Calling

    Expansion plans with London Calling

    11th February 2016

    (from left: Gareth Biggerstaff, Be-IT Resourcing Managing Director, Alma Kettles, Kai Murray and Stuart Alexander) Fast Growing Edinburgh based Be-IT…

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  • Faster, Longer, Greener ‘train’ unveiled at Edinburgh Waverley

    Faster, Longer, Greener ‘train’ unveiled at Edinburgh Waverley

    10th February 2016

    (L/R) Mr Derek Mackay, Transport Minister and Phil Verster, managing director of the ScotRail Alliance unveil the new electric train…

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  • QMU Drama Graduate Lands Leading Role In US Show

    QMU Drama Graduate Lands Leading Role In US Show

    10th February 2016

    A Drama and Performance graduate from Queen Margaret University (QMU) Edinburgh, has landed a leading role in a US show that will be on tour this summer.

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  • Scottish SMEs on cloud nine thanks to new accountancy technology

    Scottish SMEs on cloud nine thanks to new accountancy technology

    9th February 2016

    Over 200 SMEs across Scotland are now benefitting from the ability to manage their finances via the cloud

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