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East Midlands Chamber News

News from November 2016

28 November 2016

Over £7m to tackle skills and jobs needs in D2N2

Projects to help people find work, to enable employers to plug skills gaps and for the area to retain highly-skilled graduates can now bid for more than £7m in funding through the D2N2 Local Enterprise Partnership.
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23 November 2016

Reaction to Autumn Statement

The Chancellor’s announcement in today’s Autumn Statement of £23bn for infrastructure investment sends a positive message to the rest of the world about where Britain wants to position itself once we leave the EU, according to the Chamber*.
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21 November 2016

Live reaction to Autumn Statement

The Chamber is to host a live Twitter chat on Wednesday 23 November to give instant reaction to Chancellor Phillip Hammond’s first Autumn Statement.
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16 November 2016

Underlying employment trend still positive

The number of people out of work across Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire and Leicestershire increased in the three months to the end of September according to figures released this morning.
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2 November 2016

Call to scrap 20 taxes

Council tax, business rates and a raft of other taxes should be abolished and replaced with a simpler system, according to a new report published today.
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