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BCC: Inflation continues to bite as price pressures mount

Posted 16 May 2017 | 0 Comments

Commenting on the inflation statistics for April 2017, released today by the Office for National Statistics, Suren Thiru, Head of Economics at the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), said: “As expected, inflation resumed its upward... Read More

The nuts and bolts of a model for Brexit

Posted 15 May 2017 | 0 Comments

The Norway model. The Swiss model. The Turkish model. A CETA (the EU-Canada trade deal) inspired Free Trade Agreement. What kind of deal can the UK strike with the EU? And can businesses prepare for... Read More

Training course offers chance to start new career in outdoor sports

Posted 15 May 2017 | 0 Comments

Adrenaline junkies are being given the chance to start a new career in adventure sports. A unique training opportunity is being offered to increase the number of outdoor sports instructors in Denbighshire’s Dee Valley to... Read More

EU Brexit chief against ‘hard border’ between Anglesey and Ireland

Posted 15 May 2017 | 0 Comments

But European Union’s chief Brexit negotiator Michael Barnier did warn Brexit ‘changes external borders of the EU’ European Union’s chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier says he wants to avoid a “hard border” between the UK... Read More

Two Wrexham sites shortlisted for Development Bank of Wales headquarters

Posted 15 May 2017 | 0 Comments

The bank will be tasked with investing £1bn a year to businesses and bring 50 jobs to North Wales Finance Wales has shortlisted properties around Wrexham for the headquarters of the new Development Bank of... Read More

Chester credit card firm MBNA named in Great Place to Work rankings

Posted 15 May 2017 | 0 Comments

Company came 20th in national list Chester-based credit card firm MBNA has achieved the 20th position in the large company category in the latest Great Place to Work rankings, in its third year of participating... Read More

£1.4m Northwich town centre improvement works begin

Posted 15 May 2017 | 0 Comments

Building face-lifts are thanks to National Lottery players The first of many building face-lifts in Northwich is due to start shortly. The improvement works are all thanks to the Northwich Townscape Heritage Project, funded by... Read More

Facebook, Google and Instagram attend Chester Mobile App Conference

Posted 15 May 2017 | 0 Comments

CodeMobile, a Chester based mobile developer conference, was a huge success with personnel from Facebook, Google, Instagram, and many more from the world of technology.  Delegates and guest speakers attended from around the world, including... Read More

Message from National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC)

Posted 15 May 2017 | 0 Comments

Since the global coordinated ransomware attack on thousands of private and public sector organisations across dozens of countries on Friday, there have been no sustained new attacks of that kind.  But it is important to understand... Read More

How Dress Pants/Formal Trousers should Fit

Posted 12 May 2017 | 0 Comments

What you wear affects how you present yourself which in turn affects how others perceive you and how you feel about yourself. Get it right and your confidence will increase and you will look and... Read More