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22 Nov

Our Future Derby

A new and exciting initiative which engages primary school children and introduces them to the changing world of work is being rolled-out across 37 primary schools in Derby. Find out how you can get involved.

21 Nov

New EAFRD to help create new jobs for Rural Businesses

The Rural Development Programme for England (RDPE) Growth Programme has opened a new call under the European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development (EAFRD) worth £35 million.

18 Nov

Enterprise and Innovation Centre at Nottingham Trent University

The new home for local businesses, start-ups, students, graduates and local entrepreneurs. Nottingham Trent University are opening a dynamic and innovative centre for both entrepreneurs and growing enterprises that want to work and co-locate with them.

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Nottingham (Core and Outer) Business Survey

February 13th, 2015

This will feed into the preparation of a joint Employment Land Forecasting Study (ELFS). The ELFS will provide a key part of the respective Councils’ evidence bases in the preparation of their emerging Local Plans. It will provide advice on the future req

Funding secured to help supply chain grow

January 26th, 2015

UKCES is investing over £875,000 in six pilot projects across the country, all aimed at developing innovative ways of boosting leadership and management skills in UK businesses.

Chamber Welcomes Latest Good News on Jobs

January 21st, 2015

In Derby and Derbyshire, there were 491 fewer Jobseekers’ Allowance (JSA) claimants in December than there were in November, representing an annual fall of 5,517, or 36%.

Business Rates Reform

December 3rd, 2014

George Cowcher, Chief Executive of the East Midlands Chamber, which represents businesses in Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire and Leicestershire, said: “With a General Election now firmly on the horizon, the Chancellor was never going to deliver an Autumn Stat