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East Midlands Chamber News

News from January 2017

20 January 2017

HS2 launches bid to find train builder

HS2, the company behind the planned high speed rail network that should eventually link Leeds and Birmingham via Toton, has launched the bidding process for rolling stock contracts.
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18 January 2017

Employment trends remain positive

The number of people claiming Jobseeker’s Allowance in Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire and Leicestershire fell across all three counties in December, according to figures released this morning.
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16 January 2017

Reaction to Theresa May’s Brexit speech

Chamber Chief Executive Scott Knowles said: “Our members will take a level of comfort that Prime Minister Theresa May today offered business an assurance that she wanted continued free trade between Britain and the EU after Brexit.
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11 January 2017

PKF Cooper Parry's 'open house' search for new talent

Chamber strategic partner PKF Cooper Parry is opening the doors to its ‘Google-esque’ offices at East Midlands Airport later this month for a special recruitment 'open house' event - and is inviting dynamic and driven individuals to go along to find out m
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