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Inverclyde Chamber of Commerce News

News and press releases from Inverclyde Chamber, our members and our partner organisations at Scottish and British Chambers of Commerce.

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27/01/2020

Business Round-Up – 27 January 2020

Inverclyde Chamber of Commerce's weekly newsletter, with all of the latest Inverclyde business news for the week ending 26 January 2020.
24/01/2020

£19.2m Boost For Greenock Cruise Liner Passenger Facilities

Greenock’s thriving cruise ship market is set to receive a major boost as work nears completion on major new berthing facilities, capable of handling some of the world’s largest and most luxurious cruise liners.
23/01/2020

Scottish Businesses Call On Government To Bring Confidence To The Market

The latest Scottish Chambers of Commerce (SCC) Quarterly Economic Indicator (QEI) survey for Q4 of 2019 shows that businesses are in a period of stasis with global and domestic factors all contributing to subdued levels of confidence and investment.
23/01/2020

Waverley’s Funnels Lifted Off As Refit Continues At Dales Marine

The paddle steamer Waverley’s iconic funnels have been removed as work progresses on the much-loved vessel's boiler refit at Dales Marine Services in Greenock.
22/01/2020

Refreshed Plan For Economic Growth

A new website which makes it easier for Inverclyde businesses to get information and support is one of the measures in a refreshed Economic Action Plan for Scotland.
20/01/2020

Business Round-Up – 20 January 2020

Inverclyde Chamber of Commerce's weekly newsletter, with all of the latest Inverclyde business news for the week ending 19 January 2020.
16/01/2020

In Pictures: A Look Into… The Start Up Drinks Lab

The latest Inverclyde Chamber of Commerce tour behind the scenes of local businesses took place at Blairs Windows and Doors in Greenock on 12 December 2019.
13/01/2020

Job Opportunity – Arc Fleet Services

Due to continued growth, Arc Fleet Services currently has a vacancy for a fully skilled LCV vehicle technician to join its team at its Head Office workshop facility, based in Greenock.
13/01/2020

Business Round-Up – 13 January 2020

Inverclyde Chamber of Commerce's weekly newsletter, with all of the latest Inverclyde business news for the week ending 12 January 2020.
09/01/2020

Overseas Expansion Leads To Turnover Growth For PG Paper

Turnover at Greenock-based paper-broking business PG Paper shot up by 54 per cent in the year to March 2019 as the firm’s expansion into overseas markets started to take hold.
07/01/2020

ICC Announces Busy January Schedule Of Events

ICC has announced its exciting line-up of networking events for the new year, including a new networking format and completed with the relaunch of the 2020 Inverclyde Business Awards.
07/01/2020

Morton Club Together Starts Exploration of Community Ownership

Non-profit company Morton Club Together (MCT) joined Inverclyde Chamber of Commerce in November 2019 is embarking on the exploration of a community ownership project with "energy, urgency and positivity".
06/01/2020

Business Round-Up – 6 January 2020

The first round-up of 2020 covering the festive period, with all of the latest Inverclyde business news for the week ending 5 January 2020.
06/01/2020
Diodes - Dr Gerry McCarthy

Greenock Diodes plant given further £14m investment boost

Diodes electronics plant in Greenock which was was threatened with closure last year is to receive nearly £14m in additional funding. The funding from Scottish Enterprise […]
03/01/2020

The Hunt is on for Scotland’s Next Hero Hacker

The Scottish Business Resilience Centre are seeking new ethical hacking star to join its team. Scotland’s dedicated body for business resilience is on the hunt for […]
23/12/2019

Information Session to be held on free SQA Leadership Award

Inverclyde Council’s Community Learning & Development department (CLD) are to hold a free information event for Inverclyde residents on the SQA Leadership Award. The SQA Leadership […]
23/12/2019

Consultation on European Structural Funds Replacement Vehicle

Scottish Government is conducting a consultation seeking views on how a replacement funding vehicle for the European Structural Funds could best meet the needs of citizens, […]
23/12/2019
SBRC's Advice on ATM Fraud

Scottish Business Resilience Centre Warn Against ATM Scams

ATM SCAMS: THE LATEST CHRISTMAS CRIME Festive Shoppers in Inverclyde are being warned against the latest ATM scams hitting high streets across Scotland this Christmas and […]
23/12/2019

Traders Hope To Hold More Events In West Blackhall Street

The West Black Ho Ho Ho Street event organised by local traders has proved a success, drawing hundreds to Greenock’s West Blackhall Street. Four alpacas, a […]
20/12/2019

Business Round-Up – 20 December 2019

The final round-up of 2019 with all of the latest Inverclyde business news for the week ending 20 December 2019.
20/12/2019

ICC Welcomes Executive Recruitment Firm, MM Search As Newest Member

Inverclyde Chamber of Commerce (ICC) has welcomed a new national company, MM Search to its membership as the newest organisation to join Inverclyde’s largest business network.