Suffolk Chamber News
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“Suffolk Chamber of Commerce welcomes Rishi Sunak’s Winter Economic Plan as it will give many successful Suffolk businesses a much-needed further boost to help them sustain their recovery programmes.
In a letter to the Prime Minister, BCC President Baroness Ruby McGregor-Smith has said businesses face “the most difficult trading conditions in post-war history” and set out a series of measures to help government take a “sharper approach” to restarting the UK economy.
Forward thinking businesses, large and small, are being invited to enter the inaugural Innovation Awards 2020, being run by Babergh and Mid Suffolk District Councils.
Commenting on the launch of the Kickstart scheme, allowing employers to offer government-subsidised work placements for young people aged between 16-24 who are claiming Universal Credit and at risk of long-term unemployment, BCC Head of People Policy Jane Gratton said:
“Suffolk Chamber has been part of the British Chambers of Commerce taskforce that has been working with the DWP in developing the Kickstart scheme.
The county’s leading business organisation, Suffolk Chamber of Commerce, has further strengthened its relationship with senior business figures by approving two new board appointments.
With temperatures set to rise this week and more people deciding to enjoy a summer holiday in the UK this year, Anglian Water is encouraging those staying at home to continue to save water wherever they can to help keep taps flowing.
Commenting on the ONS labour market figures for August 2020, Paul Simon, Head of Communications & Campaigns said:
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