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
  • Causeway host Brexit debate on embracing change to drive prosperity

    Causeway host Brexit debate on embracing change to drive prosperity

    8th January 2018

    Irish/Scottish business exchange group, Causeway, is kick starting 2018 with an event on 18th January designed to empower business leaders to embrace change in times of uncertainty.

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  • Majority of English ‘leave’ voters would risk the future of the UK to see Brexit happen, new data reveals

    Majority of English ‘leave’ voters would risk the future of the UK to see Brexit happen, new data reveals

    3rd October 2017

    A majority of those in England who voted for the UK to leave the European Union are willing to risk the breakup of the UK to make Brexit happen, according to new research from Cardiff University and the University of Edinburgh, released today [Sunday 1st October].

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  • British and Finnish Chambers in joint call to minimise potential Brexit trade barriers

    British and Finnish Chambers in joint call to minimise potential Brexit trade barriers

    14th September 2017

    On the occasion of the visit of a high-level Finnish business delegation to London, the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), and the Finnish Chambers of Commerce (Kauppakamari) are today (14 September 2017) jointly calling for UK and EU negotiators to minimise trade barriers - and prioritise shared economic ties beyond Brexit.

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  • Colliers International welcomes statement on Barclay review

    Colliers International welcomes statement on Barclay review

    13th September 2017

    Adoption doesn't have to be revenue neutral but core fairness measures must be pushed through

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  • EU Trade marks “almost certain” to be replicated to UK register

    EU Trade marks “almost certain” to be replicated to UK register

    25th August 2017

    Trade mark specialist Marks & Clerk today (August 24) said businesses should still seek expert advice ahead of Brexit, despite some clarity over industry issues post-split.

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  • Scotland’s Businesses Say No Brexit Deal Is Not An Option

    Scotland’s Businesses Say No Brexit Deal Is Not An Option

    10th July 2017

    A new survey conducted across the UK by the British Chambers of Commerce has highlighted business’s need for stability in terms of our trading relationship with the EU, regardless of the state of negotiations at the time of the UK’s exit from the EU in March 2019.

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  • BCC: ‘No deal’ not an option for business communities

    BCC: ‘No deal’ not an option for business communities

    10th July 2017

    One month on from the General Election, the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) today (Monday) publishes a post-election survey of over 2,400 companies, which shows that while businesses have a range of views on their preferred objectives for the UK in Brexit negotiations, there is almost no support to conclude UK-EU talks without a trade deal.

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  • SCC Welcomes Further Clarity on Rights of EU Citizens

    SCC Welcomes Further Clarity on Rights of EU Citizens

    27th June 2017

    Scottish Chambers of Commerce has welcomed the additional clarity provided by the Prime Minister around the UK Government’s proposals on the rights of EU nationals to remain in the UK.

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  • SCC: Guarantee for EU Citizens will Provide Clarity for Business

    SCC: Guarantee for EU Citizens will Provide Clarity for Business

    23rd June 2017

    Commenting on the Prime Minister’s announcement on the future work and residency rights of EU citizens in the UK, Liz Cameron, Chief Executive of Scottish Chambers of Commerce, said...

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  • BCC comments on the start of Brexit negotiations

    BCC comments on the start of Brexit negotiations

    19th June 2017

    On the day negotiations begin on the UK's departure from the European Union, Dr Adam Marshall, Director General of the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), comments...

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