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SCC WELCOMES COMMITTEE REPORT

[ 28-02-2011 ]

Scottish Chambers of Commerce has today welcomed the publication of a report by the Scottish Parliament’s Economy, Energy and Tourism Committee following its review of the reforms to Scotland’s enterprise agencies.  Commenting, Liz C…

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SCC CALLS FOR ACTION ON AIR TAXES AND SERVICES

[ 17-02-2011 ]

Commenting on the publication of a report, commissioned by BAA’s three Scottish airports, that Air Passenger Duty could cost Scottish airports over one million passengers over the next three years, Liz Cameron, Chief Executive of Scottish Chamb…

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FALL IN UNEMPLOYMENT WELCOME, BUT ACTION TO SUPPORT BUSINESS GROWTH STILL REQUIRED

[ 16-02-2011 ]

Commenting on the news that Scottish unemployment fell by 13,000 over the three months to December 2010, Liz Cameron, Chief Executive of Scottish Chambers of Commerce, said:   “This is another welcome sign that the Scottish economy is reco…

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GOVERNMENT COMPROMISE ON MIGRANT WORKERS WELCOMED

[ 16-02-2011 ]

Commenting on the announcement from the UK Immigration Minister that the rules for businesses looking to employ essential talent from outwith the EU are to be relaxed, Liz Cameron, Chief Executive of Scottish Chambers of Commerce, said:   &ldquo…

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SCC WELCOMES PROJECT MERLIN AS A STEP IN THE RIGHT DIRECTION

[ 09-02-2011 ]

Commenting on today’s announcement by the Chancellor on the outcomes of Project Merlin, Liz Cameron, Chief Executive of Scottish Chambers of Commerce, said: “It is welcome that the Government have secured a commitment from the banks for …

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NEW VACANCIES AT SCOTTISH CHAMBERS

[ 03-02-2011 ]

The premier business membership and support organisation, Scottish Chambers of Commerce (SCC), is entering into an exciting new phase of expansion. As such we are looking to recruit three dynamic and experienced individuals for the following key posi…

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MSPs REACH RIGHT DECISION ON RETAIL LEVY

[ 02-02-2011 ]

Commenting on the decision by the Scottish Parliament to reject plans for a supplementary rates levy on Scottish retailers, Liz Cameron, Chief Executive of Scottish Chambers of Commerce, said:   “We are pleased that MSPs in the Scottish Pa…

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