Author: London Chamber of Commerce and Industry

Immigration, skills, transport, housing – Mayor addresses key business issues

Earlier this summer over 150 LCCI members attended an ‘in conversation’ event with Sadiq Khan, the Mayor of London. In a packed City Hall chamber – the same space where the monthly Question Time is held with the London Assembly– the Mayor outlined his priorities for the capital. In a two-hour session chaired by the

Entries now open for the Chamber Business Awards 2019

Could your business be the next Business of the Year? The 2019 Chamber Business Awards are now open for entry. Recognised as one of the UK’s most contested and prestigious business award programmes, organisations of all sizes and sectors compete for the coveted titles. Winning an award is a fantastic way of gaining both local

ULEZ – confusion amongst London’s businesses

Just three days before its introduction last month, many businesses in the capital were unclear about various aspects of the Ultra-Low Emission Zone (ULEZ), according to polling released by LCCI.  The polling of 571 London business decision makers, weighted to be representative of London businesses by size and broad industry sector, was carried out by

Right immigration system key to post-Brexit future

London’s businesses and public have said that allowing London to set its own immigration targets (for people with key skills) is the most important thing to keep the capital successful post-Brexit, whilst tackling knife crime should be the capital’s highest priority after Brexit. The polling, released last month by London Chamber of Commerce and Industry

London business backs more tax retention for local government

As councils across London met last month to set their council tax levels for the first financial year ahead, polling released by London Chamber of Commerce and Industry showed that three in five London business leaders think that allowing local government to have greater control over tax levels would have a positive impact on the

London businesses confidence plummets

London Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) latest economic survey has highlighted the loss of confidence in the London and UK economy amongst the capital’s businesses. The government, London’s Mayor, and the Mayoral election candidates have been urged by the Chamber to urgently act upon the findings. The Capital 500 Quarterly Economic Survey for the last quarter

LCCI PA Club Showcase Evening Review

LCCI PA Club runs a Showcase Evening event twice a year, in April and October, to connect London’s PA community with top hospitality and leisure suppliers all under one roof. Complimentary for our LCCI PA Club members the Showcase Evening takes place at an exclusive venue and includes a programme of talks and workshops designed

LCCI on Instagram

London Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) recently launched an Instagram account showcasing the people behind our expanding business network. Rishi Patel from The Currency Account is one of our latest additions, read his profile to see what gets him motivated in the workplace: “I started The Currency Account to help SMEs and charities save money on international transfers, including