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
  • The force is with fraudsters this Christmas as Barclays warns that ‘perfect present pressure’ puts Scots at risk

    The force is with fraudsters this Christmas as Barclays warns that ‘perfect present pressure’ puts Scots at risk

    1st December 2017

    Christmas gift giving pressure is causing Brits to drop their guard and increasing their chance of being targeted by seasonal online scams, according to new data from Barclays.

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  • ScotRail Alliance announces extra carriages for big weekend of sport

    ScotRail Alliance announces extra carriages for big weekend of sport

    21st November 2017

    With a busy weekend of sport ahead, the ScotRail Alliance has announced it is adding extra carriages to as many trains as possible to services to keep customers moving.

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  • Export boost for businesses; Scheme will help increase oversees trading

    Export boost for businesses; Scheme will help increase oversees trading

    20th November 2017

    More Scottish businesses will have the opportunity and support to trade abroad, thanks to a new initiative.

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  • St. James’s Place Academy Open Evening – Edinburgh

    St. James’s Place Academy Open Evening – Edinburgh

    14th November 2017

    On 29 November, St James's Place are hosting an event in Edinburgh where guests will hear from several speakers about the opportunity at St. James’s Place Academy.

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  • What a spectacular finish!

    What a spectacular finish!

    8th November 2017

    New trains for Scotland are another step closer as the ScotRail Alliance today revealed the interiors of its new fleet.

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  • activpayroll accelerates growth with new Frankfurt office opening

    activpayroll accelerates growth with new Frankfurt office opening

    19th October 2017

    activpayroll, the global payroll and tax compliance specialist headquartered in Aberdeen, Scotland has recently launched an office in Frankfurt, Germany to increase the ability to service new and existing customers.

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  • Barclays expand Scottish team with regional appointments

    Barclays expand Scottish team with regional appointments

    10th October 2017

    Barclays has announced key appointments across its Aberdeen, Inverness, Edinburgh and Glasgow Business Banking teams as the bank continues to extend its on-the-ground support across the regions for Scottish SMEs and scale-up businesses.

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  • Taking Pride in our trains

    Taking Pride in our trains

    14th August 2017

    As Scotland prepares for the Pride Glasgow 2017 weekend on 19-20 August, five ScotRail trains will be displaying the rainbow flag in support of Scotland’s biggest LGBTI festival.

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  • British Chamber of Commerce Qatar statement on situation in Qatar

    British Chamber of Commerce Qatar statement on situation in Qatar

    14th August 2017

    The British Chamber of Commerce Qatar posted the following statement on its website addressing the current situation in Qatar:

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  • Edinburgh companies front and centre at new food, nutrition and sports science conference

    Edinburgh companies front and centre at new food, nutrition and sports science conference

    14th August 2017

    Two Edinburgh-based companies will headline a new conference that aims to bring together industry experts and academics from the worlds of food, nutrition and sports science.

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