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International Trade Week: 15 - 19 November 2021
International Trade Week: 15 - 19 November 2021
International Trade Week: 15 - 19 November 2021

The UK’s first-ever International Trade Week is here. The week offers a series of exciting events to help businesses learn more about selling globally and connect with trade industry experts.

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Suffolk Chamber in Ipswich board members raise a further £500 for The Blossom Appeal
Suffolk Chamber in Ipswich board members raise a further £500 for The Blossom Appeal
Suffolk Chamber in Ipswich board members raise a further £500 for The Blossom Appeal

Mike Sorhaindo, Centre Manager at the Sailmakers Shopping Centre in Ipswich, semi-professional singer aka 'MJ Soul' and Suffolk Chamber of Commerce in Ipswich Board Member has raised £500 for The Blossom Appeal, thanks to the support of his music fans.

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Birketts LLP becomes latest Suffolk Chamber patron
Birketts LLP becomes latest Suffolk Chamber patron
Birketts LLP becomes latest Suffolk Chamber patron

A leading regional law firm has joined 17 other senior organisations to become the latest patron of Suffolk Chamber of Commerce, the voice of business in the county.

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Suffolk Chamber statement: initial reaction to today's Budget
Suffolk Chamber statement: initial reaction to today's Budget
Suffolk Chamber statement: initial reaction to today's Budget

Today, the Chancellor of the Exchequer, Rishi Sunak MP delivered the Government’s latest budget. Please find our initial reaction as well as comments from Andrew Robinson of RSM. You can find a policy summary of the announcements here.

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BCC gives full response to October 2021 Budget
BCC gives full response to October 2021 Budget
BCC gives full response to October 2021 Budget

Shevaun Haviland, Director General of the BCC shares her thoughts on the Chancellor’s budget, as well as responses from the wider British Chamber of Commerce team.

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New finance model to cut cost of new nuclear power stations
New finance model to cut cost of new nuclear power stations
New finance model to cut cost of new nuclear power stations

A new funding model to attract a wider range of private investment into new nuclear power projects, cutting the cost of financing them and reducing the cost to consumers, has been set out by the Business Secretary Kwasi Kwarteng today (Tuesday 26 October).

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Jackie Sadek appointed as Ipswich Vision Chair
Jackie Sadek appointed as Ipswich Vision Chair
Jackie Sadek appointed as Ipswich Vision Chair

The former government advisor who declared that she tipped Ipswich as “hot…. seriously hot” has been handed the role of Chair of the Ipswich Vision project.

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Work smarter and be more productive with a smart meter
Work smarter and be more productive with a smart meter
Work smarter and be more productive with a smart meter

Are you seeking smart solutions for your business? A smart meter could be just the ticket for you.

Smart meters are the new generation of gas and electricity meters which can be an invaluable asset for firms in Legal services, Accounting and bookkeeping, Marketing consultancy, Architecture, IT services, and more.

Businesses across Great Britain are already reaping the rewards by gaining better control of their energy bills. Are you ready to join them?

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Feeding the Sizewell C workforce
Feeding the Sizewell C workforce
Feeding the Sizewell C workforce

Suffolk Chamber of Commerce and Sizewell C were joined by over 100 local businesses from the food and catering sector this week to discuss feeding the power station’s future workforce.

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East of England chambers of commerce issue rallying call for Sizewell C supply chain opportunities
East of England chambers of commerce issue rallying call for Sizewell C supply chain opportunities
East of England chambers of commerce issue rallying call for Sizewell C supply chain opportunities

The plan to build a new nuclear power station on the Suffolk coast has been formally backed by all six chambers in the East of England region.                                                                     

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