SCC comment on Scotland moving to Phase 3 of easing lockdown restrictions

Commenting on Scotland moving to Phase 3 of the easing of lockdown restrictions as announced today by the First Minister (9th July), Dr Liz Cameron, Chief Executive of the Scottish Chambers of [...]

SCC comment on Scottish Government measures to support the housing market

Commenting on the Scottish Government announcing today (9th July) that the Land and Buildings Transaction Tax threshold will be increased to £250,000, Dr Liz Cameron, Chief Executive of the [...]

ECONOMIC STIMULUS NEEDED TO REJUVENATE THE SCOTTISH ECONOMY

The latest Scottish Chambers of Commerce (SCC) Quarterly Economic Indicator (QEI) survey for Q2 of 2020 confirms the economic pain that has been felt by Scottish businesses across sectors in all [...]

ANOTHER NATIONAL AWARD ACCOLADE FOR WORKFLO SOLUTIONS

  Livingston-headquartered firm named Best ICT Services Provider – Scotland by annual national business awards programme Tuesday 30th June 2020 – Livingston-based Workflo Solutions, [...]

SCC respond to Prime Minister’s speech on a ‘New Deal for Britain’

Commenting on the Prime Minister’s speech today (30th June) in which he announced a ‘New Deal for Britain’, Dr Liz Cameron, Chief Executive of the Scottish Chambers of Commerce, said: “The [...]

Chambers Deputy Chief Executive recognised in the Independent’s UK Heroes in a Crisis List

Today The Independent publishes its annual Happy List, which this year honours 50 remarkable heroes in a crisis who have helped others during the Covid-19 pandemic. These are some of Britain’s [...]

HM The Queen praises Chambers’ contribution to business communities during Coronavirus as more companies reopen

Her Majesty The Queen has offered her support to businesses as they reopen, and praised the contribution Chambers of Commerce across Scotland, the UK and around the world are making to help [...]

SCC responds to Scotland moving to Phase 2 of easing lockdown restrictions

Responding to the First Minister’s statement in the Scottish Parliament today (18th June) on Scotland moving to Phase 2 of easing current lockdown measures as per the Scottish Government Roadmap, [...]

Chamber Network Submission- Advisory Group On Economic Recovery 

As a Chamber Network representing 12,000 businesses across Scotland, we believe that practical support must extend to every size of business, in every sector and geographical location in [...]

Return To Work Package Launched By Scottish Government

A £230 million Return to Work package has been unveiled to help stimulate Scotland’s economy following the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. The initiative covers construction, low carbon [...]