Scottish Chambers of Commerce: Budget Reaction

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SCC BUDGET REACTION, 16th March 2016 Scottish Chambers of Commerce has welcomed “solid” budgetary measures  designed to boost business  and personal savings, and has urged a prominent role for business in leading innovation through the new City Deal packages. In her response to a budget in which Chancellor George Osborne announced downward revisions in tax income and growth following a …

New: The Press and Journal Business Briefings

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After many discussions with local Business leaders, it was highlighted the lack of interaction between Westminster and Business in the North of Scotland. To build on the reputation of the highly esteemed monthly supplement – ‘the business’ – The Press and Journal is developing its business brand by creating and delivering Business Briefings. These events provide the diverse business community …

Scottish Chambers of Commerce – EU Membership Poll

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MEDIA RELEASE: Solid majority of Scots businesses still favour staying in the EU, although “out” argument gains ground. A new poll of Scottish Chambers of Commerce members appears to show a slight weakening of business enthusiasm towards EU membership within the last five months, though a solid majority of Scottish businesses would still vote for the UK to stay in …

Moray Chamber of Commerce launches new Initiative: ‘Developing the Young Workforce in Moray’

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Moray Chamber of Commerce is delighted to announce that it will be working alongside local businesses to develop Moray’s young workforce. Regional groups are being created across the country to lead and support the development of Scotland’s young potential. Moray’s regional group will be hosted by Moray Chamber of Commerce and will run for a minimum of 3 years, funded …

Board and Council Member Changes 2016

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As of our recent AGM, we have some changes to our Council and Board members; Mervyn Stanley Mervyn has now joined the Board of Directors. Mervyn is an Executive Board Business Development Director with over 25 years experience mainly within professional services and in particular the finance sector. Has worked at Director level with both national and International companies before setting up …

Moray Council Creativity Conference

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The Moray Council invites you to its first Creativity Conference at The Alexander Graham Bell Centre, Moray College on March 17 , 9am -1pm – Registration, tea and coffee at 8.30am, lunch will be provided. The conference will host speakers and workshop sessions to look creatively at how young people can leave school with the skills employers need. RSVP by …