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Latest Business Survey Shows Sharp Downturn in the Economy

The economic outlook has dramatically weakened in the last few weeks according to the findings of the latest Quarterly Economic Survey (QES) conducted by Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce. The Gr...

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Chamber Comments on Mini Budget

In his first statement as Chancellor, Kwasi Kwarteng announced a package of new support, reversed measures announced by the previous government and set a new yardstick, economic growth over all other...

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Chamber Reacts to Government Statement on Energy Support for Business

Commenting on the release of further details about the Government's energy support plan for business, Chris Fletcher, Policy & Campaigns Director at Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce, said: “On t...

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Chamber to help businesses through development of groundbreaking new Local Skills Plan

Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce has been appointed by the Department for Education to lead the development of the Local Skills Improvement Plan (LSIP) for Greater Manchester. As the designated...

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New Chamber Network Will Boost Green Collaboration in Greater Manchester

Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce is helping businesses play their part in supporting the environment with the launch of the Business Green Scene network. The aim of the new network is to connect...

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Greater Manchester Chamber Calls for Action on Exports

Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce has highlighted the need for more support for exporters as a national survey revealed a quarter of them had seen a decrease in sales this year. The British Chamb...

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Latest Business Survey Shows Economic Headwinds Are Gaining Force

EMBARGOED UNTIL 00:01 29TH JUNE 2022 The economic outlook is weakening according to the findings of this quarter's Economic Survey (QES) conducted by Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce. The Greate...

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Chamber Launches New Partnership with National Federation of Builders

Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce has signed a new partnership with the National Federation of Builders. The partnership will connect the business community of the UK’s largest Chamber of Commerc...

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Chamber Reacts to GDP Figures

Commenting on the GDP figures released today, Subrahmaniam Krishnan-Harihara, Head of Research at Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce, said: “The latest GDP figures show that the UK economy is clea...