Tag "Chamber of Commerce"

The moment Sunday changed

FINALLY the great debate on Sunday opening has closed, following this week’s landmark States vote for total deregulation. Despite decades of controversy, seven-days-a-week unrestricted retail trading was carried 25-19.

Sustainable Sark needs negotiating

‘THE Sark Chamber of Commerce, and no doubt all residents, were delighted to hear in the press release issued by the Sustainable Electricity Policy Development Team, that this project remains very much active, is progressing and a priority objective’ said president of the Sark Chamber of Commerce, Alan Jackson.

Confidence in local economy has fallen

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SLOW decision-making within the States has resulted in an increased lack of confidence in the Guernsey economy, according to the director of the Chamber of Commerce.

Positive moves made in tourism

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TOURISM in Guernsey looks brighter than ever as the industry works more closely together, its representative on the Chamber of Commerce council has said.

Chamber and Aurigny to talk Gatwick fares

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AURIGNY will be meeting Chamber of Commerce representatives next month following concerns raised by the business community over capacity and pricing on its Gatwick route.

A better year for about half of firms

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FIRMS locally showed a marked rise in profitability in 2013 compared with the previous year, according to the Chamber of Commerce’s annual business trends survey.