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East Midlands Chamber News

News from September 2007

27 September 2007

Business in the firing line – tips to foil the arsonists

Derbyshire’s businesses are being urged to reduce the threat of arson attacks to their premises.The alert comes from Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire Chamber, which works closely with the Crime and Disorder Reduction Partnership. Police business crime preve
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27 September 2007

Free support programme for those who create

A series of support programmes to aid those involved in the creative industries will be run free of charge in Derby, Ilkeston and Wirksworth this autumn.Organised by Derbyshire Enterprise Agency, part of Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire Chamber, the program
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27 September 2007

Chamber warns of slow poison of uncertainty

The uncertainty caused by the so called sub-prime loans crisis in the US is spreading like a slow poison, damaging business confidence in an otherwise healthy economy.That’s the view from Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire Chamber who say homeowners and busin
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27 September 2007

Chamber welcomes EU climb-down on metric

The European Union’s decision to allow traders to continue using pounds, miles and pints alongside metric measure has been welcomed by Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire Chamber.Though the decision will not affect current law on metric measurements, it means
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27 September 2007

Clampdown hits Derbyshire firms trading with Iran

Firms in Derbyshire are suffering as the result of increasing tensions with Iran over its nuclear programme.According to Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire Chamber’s International Trade Forum, decisions taken unilaterally by some British banks have left compa
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