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What state is our region in?

Hilary-Benn state of the region debate

Local businesses will have the opportunity to discuss the state of the region in an economic breakfast event hosted by West & North Yorkshire Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with law firm Bond Dickinson LLP next week. On Friday 20th May in Leeds businesses will hear from a host of speakers providing personal insights and information on exporting, case studies

Written on 13th May 2016Kalpna Mistry. Published in Chamber News, Exporting, Legal, News

Breaking Barriers: Succeed Overseas


Yorkshire Bank’s Head of International Trade, John Brown is speaking at the above event on 19th April which is part of UKTI’s Exporting is Great Week. John will review the methods of payment used in International Trade together with the considerations of risk and finance. The event is free to attend and any businesses interested in attending can register here.

Written on 12th April 2016Kalpna Mistry. Published in Exporting, Finance, Members news

EU: In Or Out? Join the Debate


Campaigners in the EU Referendum are to be grilled by businesses at a Chamber of Commerce event. Members of West & North Yorkshire Chamber will meet on 28th April to hear both the business and political arguments, for and against the UK’s continued membership of the European Union.   Polls are finely poised on the issue, although a British Chambers of

Written on 17th March 2016Kalpna Mistry. Published in Exporting, Legal, News, News4, Policy & lobbying

Please take our survey to improve the economy


Fieldwork is now underway for the Chamber’s Quarterly Economic Survey. We ask that you spare a few minutes to tell us about your current business conditions and help the Chamber’s lobbying activity. Please click here to complete the survey. The Chamber is regularly asked for data by MPs, Civil Servants and the Bank of England and by completing the QES

Written on 22nd February 2016Kalpna Mistry. Published in Exporting, News, News2, Policy & lobbying

Tips on accessing export markets


Tips on how to access fast-growing export markets will be unveiled to businesses wanting to trade overseas at a major We Are International Export Network. More than 80 novice exporters are expected to attend the ninth event at Addleshaw Goddard, Leeds, on 10 December. This event is perfect for anyone who wants to start exporting or to be inspired to go global

Written on 16th November 2015Kalpna Mistry. Published in Exporting, News, News4, Skills

Not Difficult, Just Different: 5 Steps to Exporting

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UKTI are inviting entrepreneurs to a breakfast briefing on 23rd November looking to take their first step into export, businesses wanting to get top tips on expanding overseas operations or for anyone wanting to meet valuable contacts who can share their expertise and global networks. Three local companies will share their experiences in export and provide examples on how they

Written on 16th November 2015Kalpna Mistry. Published in Exporting, News