Suffolk Chamber News
The Suffolk Chamber is committed to serving the business community. We provide business information and news for our members and the local business community as one of the many ways we support business.
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The county’s leading business organisation has today (18 October) been recognised as a supporter of the Armed Forces Covenant.
Sarah Howard MBE, a past president of Suffolk Chamber of Commerce, yesterday (16 October) achieved two historic firsts by being elected as the chair of the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC).
John Dugmore, chief executive of Suffolk Chamber of Commerce:
“The Suffolk business community is very much aware of the huge efforts by UK and EU negotiators to reach an agreement.
Over 100 leading business people attended the latest Invest in Suffolk Ambassadors’ event last Friday (4 October) hosted by Ipswich Town Football Club, to celebrate local business achievements over the past year and to outline their plans for the future.
Its iconic white dome is one of the most famous - if controversial - landmarks on the Suffolk coast.
The latest figures from Suffolk Chamber of Commerce’s Quarterly Economic Survey (QES) – for the third three months of 2019 - shows another period of overall decline in reported business activity and sentiment, especially for service companies, prompting the organisation to call for a post-Brexit business boost.
The Russian-British Business Forum is organised by the Roscongress Foundation and the Trade Delegation of Russia in the UK, the Russian Embassy in the UK and more than 40 international and Russian institutions.
Suffolk’s two Brexit business advisers today (27 September) took full advantage of their opportunity to brief the county’s public sector leaders and chief executives about the local business community’s issues and preparations for when the UK leaves the European Union (EU).
Today (26 September) Suffolk Chamber of Commerce and the wider British Chambers of Commerce network launched a new campaign to celebrate, support and develop the most important part of any business – its people.
On Thursday 26th September 2019, Treatt plc, the international flavour and fragrance ingredients manufacturer, held a ceremony in Bury St Edmunds to celebrate the official groundbreaking of its new headquarters.