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Pride Month is a time when we can focus on celebrating the community of Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Tran…
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Member Post - WorkLife by OpenMoney
There is no doubt that the pandemic has had a devastating impact on many small & medium sized co…
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Member Post - Northcoders
Manchester-headquartered Northcoders has with partnered R2 Factory, which is part of the Rolls-Royce…
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The economic outlook is weakening according to the findings of this quarter's Economic Survey (QES)…
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Member Post - Metalube
Leading industrial lubricant specialist, Metalube has shipped a container of aluminium wire drawing…
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Member Post - Accent Language Solutions
People often ask why they would pay for a translation for their business when they could access one…
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The Middle Eastern Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) region is comprised of six major oil producing cou…
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We’re pleased to announce that the Chamber has signed a new partnership with DevelopmentAid to provi…
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We recently launched a new podcast series called Partners in Focus, where we highlight the Partners…
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Member Post - AJames Solicitors
There are times when two or more parties are unable resolve a dispute, or reach an agreement for exa…
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Member Post - Sebina Malik
Commercial litigation is a legal action that may be considered when disputes arise between businesse…
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Member Post - Bruntwood
Bruntwood SciTech’s 1 million sq ft masterplan for Manchester Science Park has taken another step fo…
Member Post - Positive Steps
Positive Steps is looking for employers to open their doors to groups of young people, or to come in…
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Member Post - Santander
The Chamber is delighted to be working with Santander as they launch Santander Navigator, an online…
Member Post - Turn Up The Value
Individuals who are interested in starting or growing their own business, along with colleagues and…
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Chris Fletcher, the Chamber's Policy and Campaigns Director, reflects on the current rail strikes an…
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In 2019, Japan was the third largest economy in the world, after the United States and China with a…
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Every SRA regulated law firm must have a Compliance Officer for Legal Practice (COLP) and a Complian…
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Following on from the new Plastic Packaging Tax (PPT) that was introduced on 1 April 2022, if you ar…
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Member Post - DTE Business Asvisers
Do you get confused about what to include on your P11d form? If you're currently in the process of p…
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Member Post - DAIMANI AG
GMCC member DAIMANI is actively recruiting for a Sales Executive to join its UK team. Its Stockport…
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Member Post - WorldFirst
The latest data from the ONS shows that around 10% of businesses fail after year one. Spotting the k…
Member Post - University of Salford Business School
The Bank of England today raised interest rates by another 0.25% taking them to 1.25%, the fifth mee…
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Member Post - Adoption Matters
Children’s charity and leading voluntary adoption agency, Manchester based Adoption Matters has had…
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Member Post - Bruntwood
The UK’s leading property provider to the science and tech sector, Bruntwood SciTech, has partnered…
Member Post - Cellnex UK
Manufacturers are moving to ever-smarter and more automated operations to stay efficient, competitiv…
Member Post - Cowgills
The winners of the Cowgills SME Homebuilder Awards were celebrated on Thursday (9th June) at the ina…
Member Post - Pearson Solicitors and Financial Advisers
The Law Society has again accredited Pearson Solicitors and Financial Advisers with their Lexcel qua…
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Member Post - Bruntwood Works
Bruntwood Works, the workspace, retail and leisure arm of Bruntwood has submitted a planning applica…
Member Post - Convenzis Group Limited
The Digital Hospitals Conference 2022 Series provides NHS secondary care managers and leaders with a…
Member Post - Manchester Airport
MAG has announced the appointment of Chris Woodroofe as the new Managing Director of Manchester Airp…
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Member Post - HOST
Innovation hub HOST, the Home of Skills & Technology in MediaCity, has been appointed as the Nor…
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Member Post - GMCA
Innovation Greater Manchester is seeking big ideas from businesses and partners to deliver its visio…
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Member Post - Northcoders
Manchester-headquartered Northcoders – one of the UK’s leading independent providers of training pro…
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Member Post - Xaverian College
Xaverian College strives to enrich the curriculum with real-life learning opportunities, ensuring st…
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Member Post - Convenzis Group Limited
The Patient Flow Conference 2022The Convenzis Patient Flow conference series provides a platform for…
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Member Post - Golf and Business Together
Mark Brown, Golf Director at GBT Events, gives an up date on the progress of this year's tour.  The…
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Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce has signed a new partnership with the National Federation of…
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The Customs Declaration Service (CDS) is the new system that supports making import and export custo…
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Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce LD Export has joined the Approved Supp…
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Commenting on the latest GDP figures, Subrahmaniam Krishnan-Harihara, Head of Research at Greater Ma…
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Innovate UK has launched a number of new grants in the clean maritime sectors focusing on Feasibilit…
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Member Post - Manchester Credit Union
Manchester Credit Union has been supporting the community of Greater Manchester for over 30 years. I…
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Member Post - Groundwork Greater Manchester
WHAT IS SUSTAINABILITY?It’s a word used a lot, but what does sustainability mean? Here at Groundwork…
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Member Post - Pearson Solicitors and Financial Advisers
A Decade of Success and Growth for Pearson Law Firm Oldham Law Firm, Pearson Solicitors and Financia…
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One of the more interesting things to come out of the Platinum Jubilee celebrations has been the man…
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Member Post - University of Salford
A team of students from the University of Salford have won a national enterprise competition and wil…
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Member Post - Agile Automations Limited
Presenter: Define what you see as the application of AI in Fintech for anyone that’s in the audience…
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Member Post - Goldentree Financial Services PLC
With the 2022 Commercial Finance Expo less than a week away, final preparations are underway here at…
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Member Post - WorkLife by OpenMoney
- Three-quarters (73%) of SMEs are experiencing higher demand in regard to pay and benefits- Just un…
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Member Post - WorkLife by OpenMoney
- More than a quarter (26%) of SMEs say they are under-resourced - Key drivers include employees lea…
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Member Post - Damar Training
Damar Training is delighted to announce that it has teamed up with Act Now Training, a leading infor…
Member Post - GoSimpleTax
All VAT-registered businesses in the UK must now meet new reporting requirements introduced as a con…
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Member Post - St Ann’s Hospice
St Ann’s Hospice’s recent fundraising golf day went swingingly this year, raising more than £23,000.…
Member Post - University of Salford Business School
Dr Gordon Fletcher, retail expert from the University of Salford Business School, comments as Manche…
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Member Post - Catax
A Birkenhead-headquartered R&D tax relief specialist has been acquired by innovation funding spe…
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Member Post - WorkLife by OpenMoney
More than a third of smaller firms WorkLife engaged with cited inflation as one of the top three cha…
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Member Post - Manchester Central
The CEO of Manchester Central, one of the UK’s largest event venues, has been named the Top 50 City…
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Member Post - Medilink UK
Good Travel Management are delighted to announce a recent partnership with Medilink UK as their offi…
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In 2017 HMRC established the Trust Registration Service (TRS) which is a digital platform trustees a…
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You don’t have to be an expert in medieval history to know that Western medicine in the middle ages…
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Member Post - Bromleys
Law firm Bromleys has welcomed four paralegals to its ranks as part of its ongoing expansion amid a…
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Member Post - Compassion in Action
A Leigh-based charity is set to be featured in the only official book published for the Platinum Jub…
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Updates to the Fundraising Preference Service (FPS) have recently been announced by the Fundraising…
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The British Medical Association has recently published a modeller of Dr Tony Goldstone’s that illust…
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Most businesses which are actively trading and generating a profit are principally valued at a multi…
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Due to the ever-evolving situation in Ukraine and the responses of the UK and the international comm…
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A ‘Save As You Earn’ (SAYE or Sharesave) scheme is a savings-related share option scheme. Employees…
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Share Incentive Plans (SIPs) are tax and National Insurance contributions (NIC) advantaged plans tha…
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Unapproved incentives can broadly be divided into incentives where the employee makes an acquisition…
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Employee share incentives are a popular way for companies to recruit and retain key staff. In partic…
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With more and more people working remotely over the last couple of years and the possibility of not…
Member Post - University of Salford
As the Queen, and the nation, celebrates the Jubilee this week, an economist from the University of…
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Subrahmaniam Krishnan-Harihara, Head of Research at Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce, shares h…
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Member Post - DTE Business Advisers
Kate Hughes and Richard Askey, who both joined DTE as graduates, have been promoted to Associate Par…
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Member Post - Foresight Mobile
Unsurprisingly, your mobile app won’t last forever. If uploaded to one of the App Stores, and left c…
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Member Post - Stockport MBC
Join Stockport's second Climate Action Business Forum for businesses interested in the risks & o…
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Member Post - One + All
Our local Stockport employer, 'One and All' have been featured in the Financial Times around the cos…
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Since the UK left the EU, UK companies have been really concerned about the new VAT process, new reg…
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Since October 2021, exporters shipping to Egypt by sea have had to comply with the Advanced Cargo In…
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Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce now offers in-house UK Certificates of Origin step-by-step wo…
On 18th May, the Chamber ran a Ghana Business Clinic with our approved supplier Rubby Golo, who is t…
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Member Post - Ward Hadaway
Top 100 law firm, Ward Hadaway, with offices in Leeds, Manchester and Newcastle, is celebrating its…
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Member Post - Manchester Airport
The North’s links to the Middle East will get even stronger as direct flights launch between Bahrain…
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Member Post - University of Salford
Experts at the University of Salford have published a new guide for business owners on the pros and…
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Member Post - Tao Digital Marketing
Bolton-based Tao Digital Marketing has unveiled a brand new website to coincide with the launch of i…
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Member Post - University of Salford
The North of England Robotics Innovation Centre’s (NERIC) programme of funded support is in full swi…
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Member Post - DTE Business Advisers
Do you often struggle storing your records? Are you forever losing receipts and important invoices?…
Member Post - Colliers
Local and central government in England and Wales is still losing out on millions of pounds of counc…
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Member Post - Clayton Hotel Manchester City Centre
Clayton Hotel Manchester City Centre has appointed a Director of Sales & Marketing who brings ov…
JournoLink highlights the best way to drive the reviews that will boost your sales. Reviews and rec…
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Member Post - DTE Corporate Finance
Due to the effect of the Covid-19 pandemic on the global economy, many Managed Service Providers (MS…
Member Post - IN4 Group
IN4 Group in partnership with Salford City Council has delivered over £4.6 million of social value b…
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Member Post - HOST
Inventya, is partnering with HOST, the Home of Skills & Technology in MediaCity, to provide dive…
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Member Post - Manchester Airport
Manchester Airport’s Community Trust Fund has pledged more than £33,000 to organisations in Cheshire…
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Member Post - Lancashire Cricket
Lancashire Cricket is delighted to announce that Emirates, the world’s largest international airline…
Member Post - GoSimpleTax
Understanding Self Assessment can be challenging for many self-employed people. The technical inform…
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Member Post - HURST
Accounting and business advisory firm HURST has promoted three rising stars to associate manager lev…
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Member Post - Beever and Struthers
Accountants and business advisers Beever and Struthers provided key financial advice on a major bond…
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eBay is launching a new programme to help small businesses in the UK by offering training and suppor…
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North West Cyber Resilience Centre are Strategic Partners of Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce.…
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Member Post - DAIMANI AG
Twenty years after the Manchester 2002 Commonwealth Games this major international multi-sport event…
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Member Post - Saving Grace Events
Leading Cheshire events agency, Saving Grace Events, is celebrating the growth of both the team and…
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Member Post - Salford Innovation Forum, Oxford Innovation
It’s a really exciting time to be developing innovative business ideas in the Salford area, as Salfo…
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Member Post - WorldFirst
Currency market volatility and supply chain interruptions caught out hundreds of companies during th…
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Member Post - Value Match
The Developing the Specification course supports entry-level procurement professionals and stakehold…
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Member Post - Cantarus
After another successful 12 months, Cantarus is delighted to have been named as #32 in the annual Pr…
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Member Post - North West Cyber Resilience Centre
The Cyber Resilience Centre has now welcomed more than 150 SME businesses from across Greater Manche…
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Member Post - AM Bid
What quick changes can you make to enhance your bid output and improve your win probability? David G…
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It’s always good to know your neighbours; France and the UK have a long and illustrious history, of…
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From 1 July 2022 online marketplaces and fulfilment service providers operating in Germany will be s…
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On the back of the launch of Greater Manchester’s International Strategy, the GM Combined Authority…
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There are now additional requirements when submitting ODs for Iraq. When submitting an OD, the dire…
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Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce Inafrica Strategy S.L has joined the A…
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Member Post - The Nycomm Group
Businesses have just ten months to claim a “super deduction” which offers a 130% first-year capital…
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Member Post - North West Cyber Resilience Centre
Two senior police officers have been confirmed as company directors for the region’s Cyber Resilienc…
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Member Post - Merrick Solicitors
Solicitor Molly Souter has returned to Manchester-based family lawyers Merrick – the place where she…
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The worlds of art and business came together at the opening of the Ghislaine Howard Collection at Gr…
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The trailblazing new way to get apprenticeships for YOUR business! OLDHAM College and GM Chamber of…
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Member Post - MHA Moore and Smalley
A recent VAT Tribunal case considered whether flapjacks were cakes and therefore zero-rated for VAT…
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For owners of a privately limited company, does this sound familiar? Have you not contributed fully…
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A company van can be a tax-efficient perk, as the P11D benefit is much less than the charge on a car…
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HMRC suspects companies of underpaying £35.8billion in tax last year (2020/21 March 31st year-end) –…
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The Spring edition of MHA Moore and Smalley's corporate finance newsletter is now available.  This…
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It is not hard to find news stories relating to fraud perpetrated against charities by both internal…
Member Post - GMCA
Greater Manchester Combined Authority (GMCA) has created an Age-Friendly Toolkit designed to help an…
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Member Post - DAIMANI AG
DAIMANI is pleased to announce that it has become a member of Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce…
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Member Post - Ward Hadaway
Top 100 law firm Ward Hadaway has been recognised with a national award for its work in improving th…
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Member Post - Countess Publicists
Over 100 guests from all sectors of the community were present at a colourful and majestic  ceremony…
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Member Post - Pearson Solicitors and Financial Advisers
No-Fault Divorces could lead to future Pension Poverty as Financial Arrangements are often overlooke…
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Member Post - Value Match
This course supports entry-level procurement professionals and stakeholders in understanding the rea…
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Member Post - HOST
A pioneering, free to access, immersive technologies programme will help Gateshead residents to deve…
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Member Post - Beever and Struthers
Chartered accountants and business advisors Beever and Struthers have appointed Dalvir Singh Syan as…
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Member Post - eLearning Plus+
We are all aware of the huge impact that the pandemic has had on the workplace. Organisations are ha…
Member Post - Hallé
The Hallé is delighted to announce the Second Siemens Hallé International Conductors Competition. T…
Member Post - University of Salford Business School
For the first time since it became independent in 1997, the Bank of England has raised interest rate…
Member Post - Manchester Airport
Following a far-reaching recruitment drive, more than 1,600 people applied for jobs at the airport…
Member Post - Swansway Motor Group
Swansway Motor Group are pleased to announce that its Motor Match Bolton dealership has been named a…
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Member Post - Cantarus
The award-winning Youth Sport Trust corporate website has been shortlisted for yet another award, th…
Member Post - Stockport County FC Community Trust
Who We Are: The County Community Trust is an independent registered, not for profit, charity (Chari…
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‘A glorious take-over of a very (Greater) Mancunian space melding Commerce and Creativity’ - Thom He…
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Member Post - Intelligent Conversation
Manchester-based public electric vehicle (EV) charging provider Be.EV has made three senior hires as…
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Member Post - Cowgills
Former Manchester United & England defender, Wes Brown, has spoken exclusively to Cowgills direc…
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Member Post - S I Sealy & Associates
Stockport based building services design engineers S I Sealy & Associates have completed their w…
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With a population of almost 12 million inhabitants in 2020, Tunisia is situated in the Maghreb regio…
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On 20th April, we were pleased to welcome H.E. Mr Said Rustamov, Ambassador of Uzbekistan to the UK,…
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Five successful businesses in the Blue Economy will be selected to receive up to €10,000 in the next…
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Isaac Solarin, a member of the GMCC team is making a remarkable contribution to charitable organis…
Member Post - eLearning Plus+
eLearning Plus+, a leading eLearning company focused on nurturing, retaining and attracting people t…
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Member Post - Swansway Motor Group
2022 sees Swansway Motor Group, which owns Swansway Honda Bolton and Swansway Honda Stockport, enter…
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Tony Redmond OBE is the latest guest in our Leaders Series podcast. He is Emeritus Professor at the…
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Member Post - Local Chamber President, Stockport
The Greater Manchester Good Employment Awards recognise excellent employment practice amongst Greate…
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Member Post - Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce
Greater Manchester Chamber has launched a new podcast series called Partners in Focus, where we high…
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Member Post - Cantarus
Social media marketing tool, Agorapulse, has launched its brand-new online community, Social Media P…
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Member Post - Myerson Solicitors LLP
The UK economy has faced an unprecedented series of crises over the last few years, requiring massiv…
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Member Post - Gorvins LLP
Danielle Clements has been made a partner at Greater Manchester-based solicitors, Gorvins LLP. An e…
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Member Post - Manchester Airport
Air Canada has announced it will resume its non-stop seasonal service between Manchester and Toronto…
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Member Post - Swansway Motor Group
Sending our warmest congratulations to Darrell Horton at TPS Manchester South for completing the Man…
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Member Post - Northcoders
Manchester-headquartered Northcoders – one of the UK’s leading independent providers of training pro…
Member Post - HOST
Innovation hub HOST, the Home of Skills & Technology, is launching HOST Social Giving to support…
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Member Post - Transpennine Express
Rail operator TransPennine Express (TPE) is giving group bookings a special 20 per cent discount and…
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Member Post - MHA Moore and Smalley
If you are a self-employed healthcare professional, there are key dates during the financial year th…
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In light of the situation in Ukraine and the humanitarian crisis that has unfolded, many charities h…
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Member Post - MHA Moore and Smalley
The Recovery Loan Scheme (RLS), a COVID-19 lending scheme, is due to expire, with the last applicati…
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Over the last two years, many charities have adapted the way they operate against the backdrop of th…
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Member Post - Cellnex UK
David Crawford, Managing Director, introduces Cellnex UK.Reflecting on what has been the most extrao…
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Greater Manchester Chamber has launched a new podcast series called Partners in Focus, where we high…
The GM Autism Entrepreneur working group is made up of autistic business owners and entrepreneurs fr…
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Member Post - Northcoders
Manchester-headquartered Northcoders – one of the UK’s leading independent providers of training pro…
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Member Post - Gorvins LLP
Gorvins LLP is putting its best foot forward as part of the Stockport-based solicitor firm’s charity…
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Member Post - Swansway Motor Group
For many of us, a challenge at Easter would be to see how many Easter Eggs we can consume in 3 days,…
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Member Post - Damar Training
Damar Training are delighted to announce that we will be delivering the new data protection and info…
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We’re pleased to announce that we have expanded our ATA Carnet Team further. Since the UK left the E…
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On 1 April 2022, the UK Government introduced the Plastic Packaging Tax (PPT). From this date if you…
Member Post - HOST
HOST, the Home of Skills & Technology, is on a mission to drive forward the next generation of M…
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Member Post - Haines Watts Manchester
Leading accountancy firm, Haines Watts, has bolstered its tax incentives and reliefs service line, w…
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Digital disruptions has changed the way many of us do business. There is now a need to put technolog…
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Following the last 2 years where we supported our members through what can only be described as turb…
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Member Post - Squire Patton Boggs
The Northern Finance Director Awards are back for 2022. The Northern Finance Director Awards are all…
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On Friday at the AGM and Spring Assembly I was delighted and honoured to have been re-elected as the…
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Member Post - Be.VE
The team behind a £5 million redevelopment scheme at Cheadle Mosque has announced plans for an elect…
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Our Tax Data Card for 2022/23 has all the key tax rates, allowances and information you need for bot…
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The decision reported in December 2021 of Thomson v HMRC shows the extreme care that needs to be tak…
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Member Post - MHA Moore and Smalley
Employee engagement is a much discussed topic in the business community for a good reason. Your empl…
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MHA Moore & Smalley are delighted to have assisted Enix Limited in its acquisition of Eco Web Ho…
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Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce and PROJECT#808 are excited to announce a partnership which w…
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Member Post - Damar Training
Damar Training, the specialist provider of professional and business apprenticeships, announces the…
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Since the conflict began, Manchester-based charity UK-Med has travelled to Poland, Moldova, Romania,…
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Richard Powell, Co-Director of Enexus Energy, talks to Simon Cronin about how the energy crisis is a…
A consortium of business leaders from across the North have joined forces to provide employment oppo…
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Member Post - Value Match
At Value Match we provide procurement solutions and bid management services that are delivered with…
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GC Business Growth Hub is offering a series of comprehensive learning and development courses for bu…
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Robin Phillips, from Siemens, has been re-elected as President of Greater Manchester Chamber for a t…
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Member Post - Great Places Housing Group
Nick Gornall has been promoted to the role of Director of Development at Great Places Housing Group.…
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Member Post - Pearson Solicitors and Financial Advisors
A North West law firm is backing their female staff by offering to pay any HRT prescription costs in…
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Member Post - Pearson Solicitors and Financial Advisors
Pearson Solicitors and Financial Advisers have chosen Francis House Children’s Hospice as their char…
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Member Post - Cantarus
Full-service Manchester-based digital agency, Cantarus, has been shortlisted not once, but four time…
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Member Post - Davis Blank Furniss
Davis Blank Furniss - the Manchester and Glossop based law firm – has promoted Rebecca Taylor to sen…
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Member Post - North West Cyber Resilience Centre
The North West Cyber Resilience Centre (NWCRC) has released a Cyber Incident Response Pack to help o…
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Member Post - AO Arena
AO Arena has launched the next level premium hospitality experience in the heart of the city. The Be…
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Member Post - Pearson Solicitors and Financial Advisors
On 6th April 2022 new legislation will allow for no fault divorces and bring in long awaited reforms…
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Member Post - Local Chamber President, Stockport
What a fantastic night at the Mayor of Stockport’s Ball on Friday evening in aid of local charity, S…
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British Chambers of Commerce has launched #MyChamber, a national campaign designed to raise the prof…
The University of Manchester's Institute of Innovation Research has partnered with Greater Mancheste…
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Member Post - Aqua Design Group
Made In Stockport Awards 2021 #MISA21 attracted many nominations and there were over 5,000 public vo…
Member Post - Swansway Motor Group
On Monday 4th April, Swansway Motor Group which operates two Honda franchises in Stockport and Bolto…
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Take a look at the recent progress of the £10 million development of the new home for Oldham Volkswa…
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Since January 2021 there are new rules that UK Business will need to comply with for importing contr…
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The metal-mechanic industry in Colombia is one of the most productive industries of the country, as…
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His Excellency Mr Said Rustamov, Ambassador of Uzbekistan to the UK, will be visiting Manchester on…
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Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce’s Approved Supplier in Ghana, Rubby Golo from Global Trade Co…
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For the past two years the Chamber has maintained the same prices with no increases as a way of supp…
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On Thursday 24 March, Andy Burnham, Mayor of Greater Manchester, Cllr Elise Wilson, GMCA lead for Ec…
Member Post - Pearson Solicitors and Financial Advisors
Oldham law firm Pearson Solicitors and Financial Advisors have collected an amazing £18,603.44 for M…
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The partnership with Medilink, a membership organisation representing companies in the Healthcare Te…
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Member Post - RVA Surveyors
With little from the Spring Statement, now is the perfect time to question your Business Rates Bill …
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Member Post - Swansway Motor Group
We are delighted to welcome Lucy Ford and Lewis Benson to the Sales team at Swansway Honda Bolton. W…
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Member Post - St Ann’s Hospice
GM Chamber members St Ann’s Hospice closed trading on the London Stock Exchange yesterday. They rece…
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Member Post - Together Trust
Join Together Festival, the Together Trust's very own fully accessible festival is happening on Satu…
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Despite a slight upturn in domestic trade, Omicron related disruption and high inflation fuelled by…
Member Post - HOST
Leading independent law firm Brabners has entered into a new a partnership with innovation hub HOST,…
Member Post - Instep uk
Fully-funded learning in LEAN Manufacturing and LEAN Management Greater Manchester Combined Authorit…
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March is Credit Education Month, we would like to provide our members with some top tips on how they…
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Member Post - Ward Hadaway
A leading independent professional membership body for lawyers in the North West has announced a new…
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Member Post - Cantarus
Full-service digital agency, Cantarus, is delighted to have won ‘Best Website’ at the 2022 Northern…
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Member Post - Stanmore Insurance Brokers
Stanmore Insurance Brokers in Bolton are celebrating as they have won three awards in the last month…
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With the UK government pushing the idea of Global Britain and encouraging business to find new marke…
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All Chamber Members should now have received their notification and invitation for the Chamber’s AGM…
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Member Post - Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce
Greater Manchester is being urged to #BreakTheBias this International Women’s Day through skills dev…
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Member Post - Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce
BREAKING NEWS    The UK government has announced further sanctions against named persons in the Donb…
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Member Post - SU Business Consultancy Ltd
SU Business Consultancy, which provides bilingual consultancy for the development of British-Turkish…
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Award-winning trainer, Director and Non-Executive Director, Jo Haigh will be leading the forthcoming…
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Did you miss out on this year's Manchester: Destination for business event? Have no worries, the who…
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RHS Garden Bridgewater is the fifth RHS garden and one of the largest gardening projects undertaken…
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In challenging times, in all industries, people and employees look at leaders to guide organisations…
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The government has created a support package to help businesses deal with the impact of the Omicron…
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Clive Memmott OBE, Chief Executive of Greater Manchester Chamber, looks at the year ahead.  Greater…
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Important Notice for our ChamberCustoms Customers (Changes from 1st Jan 2022) Import Customs Cleara…
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Accounting and business advisory firm HURST has bolstered its corporate finance team with three addi…
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Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce member St Ann’s Hospice has won the Winner of Winners Award a…
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Following the Government’s latest announcement about the start of ‘Plan B’ measures to control the s…
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COP26 and 21 carbon cutting initiatives for businesses in Greater Manchester COP26 is the United Na…
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Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce is offering one-to-one advice about doing business in Germany…
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Increased consumer spending after the lifting of all Covid-19 related restrictions in July has contr…
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Global Auctioneers are backing the GMCC Excellence Awards by sponsoring the Exporting Excellence Awa…
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Now that lockdown measures are beginning to lift, we hope for some brighter times ahead for our hosp…
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We are delighted to invite our members to apply for Peer Networks, a fully funded initiative deliver…
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The British Chambers of Commerce’s Trade Confidence Outlook for Q1, released today, has revealed the…
The Arab-British Chamber of Commerce has announced that, with the start of Ramadan this week, its wo…
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The USA is an attractive market due to its large, affluent, and diverse population. The USA is the U…
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Sharon Seville (Fellow REC), Director of First Executive Recruitment has recently become Stockport L…
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After the second and third national lockdowns, the success of the vaccination programme and expectat…
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The Lower Thames Crossing is the most ambitious road project since the M25 and is part of the bigges…
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Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce has been providing vital information, advice and support to h…
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Without hesitation I’m sure we would all unanimously agree 2020 was challenging. However, it seems w…
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Subrahmaniam Krishnan-Harihara, Head of Research at Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce, reviews…
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The Global Scale-up programme, delivered by the Growth Company in partnership with KPMG, Santander,…
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The Logros Show broadcasts live on Unity Radio across Greater Manchester on 92.8FM, DAB and around t…
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Data from the Office for National Statistics states that 51 percent of low-income families or those…
Results from the first major business survey for 2021 by the British Chambers of Commerce on Brexit…
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Greater Manchester Chamber’s first business survey for 2021 shows that businesses are suffering from…
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Apprenticeships are becoming an ever-popular route for people who don’t want to go through the trad…
What is Burnout? Well, there are actually 3 types of Burnout connected to the workplace: Overload, N…
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As we’re in Lockdown 3.0, stress levels have once again escalated for business owners from our most…
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The Chamber is delighted to announce that it has formed a technology partnership with Nybble Informa…
Entries are now open for the Greater China Awards 2021An opportunity to get the recognition you dese…
The Embassy of Iraq is now accepting Certificates of Origin and Invoices for Legalisation. Howeever,…
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Over the coming weeks, we will be looking at the buildings that have been shortlisted for the Greate…
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Getting your business talked about has never been so critical as we start the New Year. 2020 saw so…
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The UK is no longer part of the European Union and the Brexit Transition Period came to an end on 1s…
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With now less than 75 days to go to the end of the transition period, whilst many British companies…
Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce has joined forces with the British Chambers of Commerce and D…
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Will Taylor, Business Skills Consultant at Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce, has an update for…
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The UK is no longer a member of the European Union. However, discussions are still ongoing as to wha…
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Chris Fletcher, Policy, Campaigns and Communications Director at Greater Manchester Chamber of Comme…
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The UK left the European Union on 31st January 2020, and the transition period comes to an end in De…
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Subrahmaniam Krishnan-Harihara, Head of Research at Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce, looks at…
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In the United Kingdom, over 205,000 businesses are currently exporting – they represent less than 9%…
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In the past HR was used to handle payroll, benefits, and resolve conflicts when needed. However, ove…
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The results of the first fortnightly GM Recovery Tracker survey conducted by Greater Manchester Cham…
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Focus on France
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13/07/2020
Since the First World War, France has been holding a military parade on the Champs-Elysées to celebr…
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It is easy to look back on networking events gone by with rose-tinted glasses. But if we are being h…
As the lockdown starts to ease, Greater Manchester Chamber is partnering with www.cyclescheme.co.uk …
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Following on from a very successful webinar on Austria delivered by GMCC on June 23, I am following…
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Greater Manchester Chamber has partnered with the British Bulgarian Business Association to promote…
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The UK Government has decided to extend its consultation period for its freeport strategy till 13th…
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A letter of credit can be a safe and secure payment method when selling your goods overseas. When se…
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With big picture issues such as Covid-19 and Brexit looming over the international trade landscape,…
As of 23/06/2020 Iraq are banning the import of Poultry products from the USA and the Philippines. …
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Party Piece Balloons are a Greater Manchester-based balloon decoration company, established in 2001.…
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As the UK's largest Chamber of Commerce, our new Chamber Live podcast provides business updates, int…
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Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce has partnered with the British Chamber of Commerce for Italy…
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As the world has been dealing with coronavirus and the aftermath of its impact Brexit has taken a ba…
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Letters of Credit can be complex and exporters risk non-payment and additional costs if they do not…
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In the final section of our recovery plan – “The Way Forward” – we take a look at what must be done…
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The third theme of our recovery plan looks at the economy and how best business can stave off what m…
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We start our closer look at the big issues that will guide and influence the recovery with transport…
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As we end the 7th week of Lockdown, expectations are increasing over the possibility of changes to t…
The British Chamber of Commerce in Indonesia has recognised that many businesses who would normally…
To assist businesses in these difficult times, our partner in the UAE has informed us that authoriti…
HMRC has released guidance on how to request an extension to the payment period for import duty/impo…
Members of Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce and Greater Manchester Learning Provider Network h…
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Budget Overview
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11/03/2020
Following the Chancellor's Budget speech, Subrahmaniam Krishnan-Harihara, Head of Research at Greate…
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Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce has produced a free info-graphic that businesses can refer to…
Iraq has recently implemented several bans on poultry products originating from several European cou…
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Robin Phillips of Siemens has been appointed as the new President of Greater Manchester Chamber of C…
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This week, Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce and Greater Manchester Learning Provider Network (…
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Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce is now providing a Business Dispute Resolution Service.     …

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