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
  • Edinburgh Chamber of Commerce CEO writes to local MPs and MSPs

    26th October 2020

    Last week we sent a letter to local MSPs on the issue of Non-Domestic Rates, following the recent decision by…

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  • Glasgow Businesswoman Awarded Inspirational Leader of the Year for work during Covid-19 Crisis

    26th October 2020

    Noreen Hughes of Rainbow International honoured at Causeway’s Irish-Scottish Virtual Business Awards Glasgow businesswoman, Noreen Hughes, Managing Director of Rainbow…

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    Chancellor Rishi Sunak announces enhanced business support measures

    23rd October 2020

    The Chancellor Rishi Sunak yesterday outlined amended and enhanced business support measures to those previously announced in the Winter Statement. …

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  • Covid-19: Scotland’s Strategic Framework

    23rd October 2020

    The First Minister today announced details of the Scottish Governments new strategy for dealing with the virus called ‘Covid19 –…

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  • On the publication of the strategic framework for Scotland on Covid-19 from the Scottish Government, Dr Liz Cameron, Chief Executive of the Scottish Chambers of Commerce said:

    23rd October 2020

    “We cannot stress enough how essential it is that businesses have as much clarity on restrictions on trading as is…

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  • Changes to airport forecourt

    23rd October 2020

    Flat-pricing structure, time doubled and new area for taxis. Changes to Edinburgh Airport’s forecourt will be introduced next month to…

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  • New Director joins Blackadders’ Rural Team 

    22nd October 2020

    Legal firm Blackadders has further strengthened its Rural Land and Business team with the appointment of a highly regarded expert…

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  • BCC responds to enhanced Coronavirus support for businesses

    22nd October 2020

    Commenting on the Chancellor’s announcement of further support for businesses and jobs as Coronavirus restrictions increase, BCC Director General Adam…

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  • First look inside ScotRail’s active travel carriages

    22nd October 2020

    ScotRail has unveiled the interior design for its first active travel carriage, designated for carrying bikes and large sporting equipment,…

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  • SELECT tells parliamentary consultation that recognising electrician as a profession would bring ‘significant’ safety, economic and skills benefits

    22nd October 2020

    Campaigning trade association SELECT has told a parliamentary consultation that regulating the electrical industry in Scotland would help reduce death…

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