Suffolk Chamber News
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If lockdown hadn’t been busy enough for Wallis, we’ve chosen this time to move our head office. We’re not going far and are moving less than 2 miles away to the South Suffolk/North Essex border, to the village of Langham, just outside of Colchester.
Suffolk Chamber of Commerce, the county’s leading business organisation has announced three new chairs for a number of its local and issue-specific committees.
This note sets out guidance that is available to support businesses in re-opening / operating safely - helping maintain your activities while also reducing the risk of spreading infection.
The sixteenth Suffolk Chamber of Commerce survey into how its members are responding to the spread of the COVID-19 virus reaffirms the ongoing steady re-opening of much of the Suffolk business community.
Investing in the workforce - recent government initiatives explored.
Commenting on the Prime Minister’s speech today (17 July), setting out the next steps in England’s Coronavirus response, BCC Director General Adam Marshall said:
East Suffolk Council is celebrating an incredible award of over £43 million by the Government - a 'once in a century' opportunity to deliver tidal flood walls and a tidal barrier to protect and safeguard the future of Lowestoft.
The latest figures from Suffolk Chamber of Commerce’s Quarterly Economic Survey (QES) – for the second three months of 2020 - shows the overwhelming and negative impact of the COVID-19 lockdown on the county’s business community.
“Build, Build, Build is a good headline, but unless the A14 in Suffolk - Britain’s Premier Trade Route, is specifically upgraded to support the country’s international trade push, then UK exporters and importers will be left disappointed by the Government’s rationale.
The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS), in collaboration with Innovate UK, has today launched Phase 1 of the Industrial Energy Transformation Fund (IETF).