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East Midlands Chamber News

News from June 2007

19 June 2007

Forum identifies lack of support for biggest export markets

Exporters in Derbyshire targeting some of the most profitable overseas markets are being let down following changes to the way support is allocated. That’s one of the conclusions reached during the first meeting of the newly integrated Derbyshire and Nott
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19 June 2007

London rail links are vital to European connection

High-speed rail connections to the heart of Europe could provide a boost for Derbyshire’s exporters – provided existing links to London are not downgraded. Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire Chamber has welcomed the coming launch of EuroStar and Midland Mainl
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19 June 2007

Bank set to meet business leaders

At a time when concern over rising interest rates is becoming acute, the Deputy Governor of the Bank of England has agreed to meet with Derbyshire businesses. Sir John Gieve, who has specific responsibility for financial stability and who sits on the mone
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19 June 2007

Tax changes could help Derbyshire regenerate

The key to encouraging development of acres of industrial wasteland in Derbyshire could lie in changes to the tax regime. The claim comes from Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire Chamber following its involvement in Government consultation on the tax incentive
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4 June 2007

News from Smokefree England

Summary of most common issues handled by Smokefree England information lineThe Smokefree England information line (0800 169 169 7) was set up to answer queries from businesses and individuals on the smokefree regulations and to take orders for signage and
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