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thumbnailHelp Shape the Small Business Commissioner Service
July 25th, 2017
The government is establishing a Small Business Commissioner to help small businesses resolve payment-related issues with larger businesses. The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) is building a new digital service and...
thumbnailComposite Braiding Chooses a Hybrid Working Environment at the iHub
July 24th, 2017
Composite Braiding, an exciting new company specialising in thermoplastic composite braiding, is the latest in a series of hi-tech businesses to choose Derby’s iHub innovation centre on Infinity Park as its new base.
thumbnailDaily Telegraph questions non-electrification of MML
July 24th, 2017
Last week's controversial last-day-of-Parliament anouncement by Transport Secretary Chris Grayling not to electrify the Midland Main Line norrth of Kettering continued to make headlines this morning.
thumbnailMidland Main Line non-electrification bad for region
July 20th, 2017
Government is wrong not to electrify the Midland Main Line railway all the way through the East Midlands, the biggest business-representation organisation in the region has said.
thumbnailAccelerate Places opens doors for taster day
July 19th, 2017
Forward-thinking business leaders, start-ups and SMEs are being invited to attend a free, informative and inspiring day at Nottingham's newest co-working space, Accelerate Places.
thumbnailDriving union with automotive sector in Austria
July 19th, 2017
Closer links were forged last night between automotive and motorsport industry sectors in the East Midlands and their counterparts in Austria.
thumbnailSecond free conference for rural businesses hosted by D2N2
July 19th, 2017
Rural businesses and organisations heard from experts on how to access growth finance and other help at a conference, hosted by the D2N2 Local Enterprise Partnership and D2N2 Growth Hub.
thumbnailHS2 announcements welcomed by D2N2 LEP
July 19th, 2017
The announcement today (July 17) of the final high speed rail recommended route through Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire has been welcomed by the – of which the D2N2 LEP is a member.
thumbnailCharges for card payments to be banned
July 19th, 2017
The Government is unveiling new rules that will mean card-charging in Britain - where people can be charged 20% extra for purchases like a flight just for paying with a credit card - will come to an end in January.
thumbnailIt’s time to maximise opportunities of HS2
July 17th, 2017
Now that the route of HS2 through North East Derbyshire and South Yorkshire has been announced, the region’s biggest business-representation organisation is calling for action to maximise the potential benefit of the service.