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SCC Response to HMRC

The Scottish Chambers of Commerce has welcomed moves by HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) to make importing simpler and easier for companies in Scotland.

Awards Success For Golden Casket

Greenock-based confectionary firm Golden Casket is celebrating after its partnership with Vimto to create a new Jelly Babies product picked up a national award.

Inverclyde Business News Round-Up – 14 October 2019

A round-up of all of the latest Inverclyde business news for the week commencing 14 October 2019.

£1 million Investment To Be Made Into Inverclyde Roads

Businesses have been given a boost after roads chiefs announced a major £1 million investment into Inverclyde's cracked main carriageways.

Scotland’s Green Investment Portfolio: Call For Projects

The Scottish Government is leading a drive to develop a Green Investment Portfolio to select and promote market-ready, investor-grade green projects that are seeking private capital.

ICC Welcomes Dales Marine Services As Newest Member

Inverclyde Chamber of Commerce (ICC) has welcomed a new company to its membership to support its continued growth. Dales Marine Services is the latest business to join the Chamber, following its ongoing expansion of its Greenock yard.

Amazon To Fight To Keep Its Gourock Base

Global internet giant Amazon says it will fight a court order requiring it to vacate the premises it operates from in Gourock.

Robin Barr To Speak At ICC Event

W Robin G Barr, the former Chair of Irn-Bru parent company A.G. Barr, will share the secrets of his and his family’s success at a special evening to be held in Greenock’s, The Albany in what will see the launch of the new networking format for Inverclyde.

Inverclyde Business News Round-Up – 7 October 2019

A round-up of all of the latest Inverclyde business news

Job Opportunity – Richard Robb Architects

An exciting opportunity is available to work with Chamber members, Richard Robb Architects The well-established practice is based in a bright, modern waterfront studio in Gourock and provides projects located across Scotland.

Public Urged to back Gourock in High Street Award

With only 1 week left to vote, locals are being urged to get behind a Gourock Street’s bid to be crowned ‘The Rising Star of Great […]

BBC Debate Night Comes to Greenock

BBC Scotland’s political discussion programme, Debate Night, is travelling around Scotland over the next few weeks and will be coming to Greenock on Wednesday 2nd October. […]

Celebrate Christmas with Inverclyde Chamber of Commerce

ICC has joined forces with The Cafe Continental in Gourock to invite individuals and businesses to join them to enjoy Christmas together.

Inverclyde Business News Round-Up – 30 September 2019

A round-up of all of the latest Inverclyde business news

ICC Highlights Local Business Concerns of Roads Infrastructure

Inverclyde Chamber of Commerce (ICC) has met with senior officials at Transport Scotland and Transerv to raise a variety of issues raised by local businesses regarding the A78 and A8 roads into and throughout Inverclyde.

£30 Million For Low Carbon Projects

A major fund to create low-carbon heating infrastructure is now open for applications from Inverclyde Businesses. The Scottish Low Carbon Heat Funding Invitation has made £30 million available to businesses and organisations for innovative solutions to heat buildings.

Inver Racers Ask Local Businesses to Support Silverstone Bid

With less than 3 weeks to go until the Inver Racers team leave for the Greenpower Trust international final in Silverstone, they are still looking for support. The Inver Racers are a group of four Inverclyde Academy pupils who have been taking part in West College Scotland’s Greenpower programme in partnership with Developing the Young Workforce (West Region).

Tributes As Local Businessman Passes Away

Tributes have been paid to a much loved local businessman who has sadly passed away. Pat Bryceland died at Inverclyde Royal Hospital with his funeral held on 21st September 2019.

Work Placement Success for Avari Identity

Inverclyde Chamber (ICC) was honoured to be asked by Ross Garman (CEO of Avari Identity) to present work placement student Bobby Stone from Clydeview Academy with his completion certificate last week.

Job Opportunity – Tweetiepie Media

Tweetiepie Media is on the hunt for a Marketing Assistant to join its team in Greenock Town Centre.

Inverclyde Business News Round-Up – 16 September 2019

A round-up of all of the latest Inverclyde business news