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East Midlands Chamber News

News from March 2011

31 March 2011

Best Business Awards 2011

The search for a fresh batch of the best commercial talent in the region gets underway today with the launch of Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire Chamber of Commerce's Best Business Awards 2011.
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31 March 2011

BusinessWatch To Run Derbyshire Safeguard

Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire Chamber of Commerce and Derbyshire Police are working together on a unique new public/private sector partnership which will step up the fight against business crime.
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25 March 2011

Firms Look Forward At DNCC Dinner

BBC Breakfast anchor and Strictly Come Dancing star Bill Trunbull was guest of honour at the Chamber's 2011 annual dinner at the East Midlands Conference Centre last night (24 March).
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23 March 2011

Chamber calls for red tape blitz in Budget

Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire Chamber of Commerce is calling on Chancellor George Osborne to use today's budget to address the additional burdens placed on business by rising fuel prices the planned increase in employers' National Insurance Contributions
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21 March 2011

Derbyshire 100-in-100 Launch Video

The new Derbyshire 100-in-100 Apprenticeships campaign, which the Chamber is working on inpartnership with the National Apprenticeship Service, the Derbyshire Times and Destination Chesterfield, was launched this morning at the Chamber's Canal Wharf head
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16 March 2011

Chamber Reacts To March JSA Count

Commenting on the labour market figures* published today by the Office for National Statistics, George Cowcher, Chief Executive of the Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire Chamber of Commerce, said: "The rate of increase in claimants in February reduced signifi
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9 March 2011

Telephony Equipment Tender 2011 - ITT

Invitation to Tender for the Supply of Telephony Equipment and Services to The Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire Chamber of Commerce IntroductionYou are invited to tender for the supply of Telephony Equipment and Services to The Derbyshire and Nottinghamshir
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8 March 2011

LEP Newsletter Issue 1

The new Derby, Derbyshire, Nottingham and Nottinghamshire (D2N2) Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) has just issued its first newsletter, giving details of the LEP's roles and responsibilities, the make-up of its Shadow Board and the progress it has made
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8 March 2011

First look for Chesterfield Champions

Businesses leaders in Chesterfield discussed the next stages of the Destination Chesterfield Project over breakfast at the Red Lion at Stonedge and enjoyed an exclusive glimpse of the town's latest boutique hotel which is due to open in April.
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7 March 2011

100-in-100 Derbyshire campaign blog

Ahead of the launch of the Derbyshire 100-in-100 campaign in partnership with the Derbyshire Times, the National Apprenticeship Service and Destination Chesterfield, an official campaign blog has been launched.
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7 March 2011

China Crisis For Local Exporters

Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire Chamber of Commerce has called on local exporters to take a closer look at China after new figures reveal a disappointing trading performance with the Far Eastern super-power.
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1 March 2011

Road-Casualty Reduction Survey

Derby and Derbyshire Road Safety Partnership and KSD Fleet Management have joined forces in an attempt to raise awareness and hopefully help to reduce work-related road casualties Derby and Derbyshire Road Safety Partnership and KSD Fleet Management have
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1 March 2011

Derbyshire Apprenticeships Campaign Launch

Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire Chamber of Commerce, the National Apprenticeships Service (NAS) in the East Midlands, Destination Chesterfield and the Derbyshire Times newspaper have teamed up to launch an exciting new campaign to create at least 100 new a
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