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SCC COMMENT ON LABOUR MARKET FIGURES

[ 16-08-2017 ]

Commenting on the news that Scottish employment rose by 30,000 (1.1%) and unemployment fell by 12,000 (0.5%) in the three months to June, Liz Cameron, Chief Executive, Scottish Chambers of Commerce, said:   "The overall employment fi…

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Commenting on today's inflation statistics released by ONS, Liz Cameron, Chief Executive, Scottish Chambers of Commerce, said:

[ 15-08-2017 ]

"Inflation was unchanged at 2.6% in July, as fall in fuel prices were offset by price rises for food, clothing and household goods. Although UK's inflation has come in lower than forecasts anticipated, it remains higher than other major econ…

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SCC Comment: UK Govt Future Customs Arrangements Paper

[ 15-08-2017 ]

MEDIA RELEASE 15th August 2017   Commenting on the publication of the Customs briefing paper by the Department for Exiting the EU, Liz Cameron, Chief Executive, Scottish Chambers of Commerce, said:   "The UK Government's commi…

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Monetary Policy Committee: SCC Comment

[ 03-08-2017 ]

  MEDIA RELEASE 3rd August 2017 SCC Comment on Interest Rates Announcement  Commenting on the Bank of England's decision to keep benchmark interest rates unchanged at 0.25%, Liz Cameron, Chief Executive, Scottish Chambers of Commerc…

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SCC Comments on Home Secretary's decision to evaluate migration trends

[ 28-07-2017 ]

Commenting on the Home Secretary's decision to ask the independent Migration Advisory Committee to evaluate the present and future impacts of migration on the UK, Liz Cameron, Chief Executive, Scottish Chambers of Commerce, said: "The Home …

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