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SCOTLAND CANNOT AFFORD TO BE MARGINALISED BY HIGH SPEED RAIL

[ 28-01-2013 ]

Commenting on the publication of the details of the proposed extension of a UK High Speed Rail network to Manchester and Leeds, Liz Cameron, Chief Executive of Scottish Chambers of Commerce, said:    “The that news plans for the secon…

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NORA SENIOR SETS OUT BUSINESS PRIORITIES AS SHE TAKES UP SCOTTISH CHAMBERS OF COMMERCE CHAIR

[ 25-01-2013 ]

New Chair of Scottish Chambers of Commerce (SCC), Nora Senior, takes up the position this month (January) with clear aims in mind to ensure that the organisation builds on its unique role in helping to create the right environment for business and so…

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2013: Another difficult year for much of Scottish Business

[ 23-01-2013 ]

Scottish Chambers of Commerce have today (Wednesday) released their Business Survey results for the fourth quarter of 2012.  The survey, conducted in conjunction with the University of Strathclyde’s Fraser of Allander Institute, reports co…

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SCC COMMENT ON UNEMPLOYMENT FIGURES

[ 23-01-2013 ]

Commenting on the news that Scottish unemployment fell by 14,000 in the three months to November 2012, Liz Cameron, Chief Executive of Scottish Chambers of Commerce, said:   “The reduction in Scottish unemployment in the run up to Christma…

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SCOTTISH CHAMBERS COMMENT ON THE PM’S EUROPE SPEECH

[ 23-01-2013 ]

Commenting on the Prime Minister’s Europe speech, Liz Cameron, Chief Executive of Scottish Chambers of Commerce, said:   “The world is a very different place to what it was 40 years ago when the United Kingdom joined the then Europea…

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IT’S TIME TO GO BACK TO THE DRAWING BOARD ON EMPTY PROPERTY RELIEF

[ 21-01-2013 ]

Commenting on the Scottish Government’s announcement that it is to provide a new Business Rates relief to the owners of new-build business premises, Liz Cameron, Chief Executive of Scottish Chambers of Commerce, said:    “Scotti…

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