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Caithness-Moray project powering over 10,000 years of employment and a £640m boost to the economy

A study of the economic contribution made by the Caithness-Moray transmission project has found that it is supporting the equivalent of over 10,000 years of employment in the UK, around half of which are in Scotland.

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Chamber extends hands across the Firth in successful Orkney visit.

Caithness Chamber of Commerce’s recent entrepreneurial visit to Orkney, held on Tuesday 16th August, was a roaring success, giving a wide range of local businesses the chance to meet and build connections with their counterparts in Orkney, as well as the opportunity to hear from Sheila Fleet, one of Scotland’s…

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Inflation rise must not deflect government from tackling business costs

Commenting on the increase in Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation from 0.5% to 0.6% in July 2016, Scottish Chambers of Commerce has said that there remains room for additional government support for businesses, despite the upward pressure on inflation that will result from rising import costs.

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Action on business rates ‘time bomb’ now urgent

Responding to the comments by the Cabinet Secretary for the Economy, Jobs and Fair Work that the Scottish Government had no plans to cut Business Rates in the light of the Brexit vote, Scottish Chambers of Commerce have urged that inaction on Business Rates is no longer an option, given…

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Infrastructure boost is a welcome start to supporting Scotland’s businesses

Scottish Chambers of Commerce has welcomed today’s announcement by the Scottish Government of an acceleration of its capital spending plans in the wake of the decision for the UK to leave the European Union. However, this must be backed up by action to tackle businesses’ cost base.

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