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Announcing the Golden Bridge Awards Shortlist 2016 #GBAwards2016

Mon, 10/24/2016 - 08:30
The Belgian-Luxembourg Chamber of Commerce in Great Britain (BLCC) and the British Chamber of Commerce in Belgium are very excited to announce the finalists for the 2016 Golden Bridge Trade & Export Awards, which will be presented at a gala dinner and awards ceremony in London on 24 November! The Golden Bridge awards recognise the …

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A day in the life of MEP Marlene Mizzi

Mon, 10/17/2016 - 08:30
We caught up with Marlene Mizzi, a Maltese MEP, a couple of weeks ago for another insight into the day to day lives of MEPs at the European Parliament.   A Day in the Life of an MEP… In the daily life of an MEP there is no such thing as routine, certainty or habits. …

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Women leaders in the workplace – 5 things you should know

Sun, 10/02/2016 - 18:46
As Commissioner Kristalina Georgieva aims to break another glass ceiling in her bid to become the next United Nations’ secretary general, we look at why gender balance is a core issue for businesses. Commissioner Georgieva has already made this a core issue during her term. She has a successful track record in progressing equal pay …

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EU Committee Chair Elections 2016 – Are you ready?

Sun, 10/02/2016 - 18:37
  The British Chamber is calling for nominations for the role of EU Committee Chair. The position has a major role in influencing the programme and direction of the chamber over the next two years. The work of the EU will remain central to the business of our member companies, but this will also be …

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Introducing The Wednesday Club

Mon, 09/26/2016 - 08:30
The British Chamber is proud to be supporting 4 different charitable organisations in Belgium through our affiliation with the Brussels British Community Association. This week Chairman Ron Aston introduces The Wednesday Club. The Wednesday Club is the brainchild of  Dr Lydia Jones, a general practitioner working in La Hulpe who realised a few years ago …

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A day in the life of a British Chamber intern

Mon, 09/19/2016 - 08:30
A day in the life of a chamber intern by Andrew Moore Andrew, often going by Andy (although he claims not to care which one he is called), began a one year placement at the chamber as our new Communications Officer. This is a look into what a normal day looks like for Andrew. 8:45 …

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Ignition Golden Bridge Award winners nearly a year on

Mon, 09/12/2016 - 08:30
This week the focus is on The Golden Bridge Awards, which the British Chamber is co-organising with the Belgian-Luxembourg Chamber of Commerce in Great Britain for a fifth consecutive year. Last year’s winners Ignition are an independent, full service provider of events, training and e-learning working in partnership with many of the world’s biggest brands. …

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Getting to know your Expert Advisors: Gosselin Mobility

Wed, 09/07/2016 - 11:00
  The British Chamber of Commerce works with a broad range of Accredited Service Providers to bring you the best professional advice for international businesses who are in or entering the Belgian market. This series aims to give you a bit of an insight into these companies; showcasing how they can help you develop your …

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Welcome to the new team!

Mon, 09/05/2016 - 09:00
After a peaceful summer, the chamber welcomes a series of new faces to its team...

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Wishing you a great summer!

Sun, 07/10/2016 - 16:35
As we head towards a ‘Brussels summer’ and our team are putting together the autumn events agenda, we’re looking forward to seeing all of you after the break. I just want to take a brief moment to say thank you to the team who have helped us put together the programme so far and will …

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Getting to know your Expert Advisors: Starfish MRM

Wed, 07/06/2016 - 14:33
The British Chamber of Commerce works with a broad range of Accredited Service Providers to bring you the best professional advice for international businesses who are in or entering the Belgian market. This series aims to give you a bit of an insight into these companies; showcasing how they can help you develop your business. …

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Golden Bridge Winners: 6 months on…

Fri, 07/01/2016 - 15:59
The chamber along with BLCC are looking for applicants for this year’s Golden Bridge awards. 6 months ago, RWS received their award for the steps they’ve made in entering the Belgian market from the UK. We caught up with them this week to see what being a winner has meant for them. It’s been just …

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Getting to know your Expert Advisors: McGuireWoods

Fri, 07/01/2016 - 10:38
The British Chamber of Commerce works with a broad range of Accredited Service Providers to bring you the best professional advice for international businesses who are in or entering the Belgian market. This series aims to give you a bit of an insight into these companies; showcasing how they can help you develop your business. …

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UK Referendum: media dashboard

Wed, 06/29/2016 - 09:57
“Brits bedrijfsleven reageert erg verontrust” Kanaal Z – 24.06.16   L’invité des Décodeurs : Thomas Spiller RTBF Info – 26.06.16   “Les relations entre la Belgique et le Royaume-Uni restent aussi importantes” L’Echo – 24.06.16 “L’enjeu essentiel est l’accès au marché unique, selon la Chambre de commerce britannique” Belga – 24.06.16   Edition spéciale: Brexit …

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Brexit: What’s next for the UK, EU and the chamber?

Sun, 06/26/2016 - 19:27
Friday 24 June was a sad day for very many of us. British voters have made their choice and we accept the decision – though with much regret. Now we have to get on with our jobs. For the British Chamber that means helping our members with practical assistance and insights to do their job …

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A new settlement for the United Kingdom and the European Union

Fri, 06/24/2016 - 15:14
The British people have made their choice. We accept their decision – even though with much regret. It is now essential on both the UK and the EU-27 to swiftly come to an agreement that keeps as much of the benefits of the single market intact as possible. Beyond the economy, we need a peaceful, …

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A Day in the Life…

Fri, 06/17/2016 - 13:58
Eva Paunova is a Bulgarian MEP in the EPP and is a member of the IMCO committee. We caught up with her a couple of weeks ago for another insight into the day to day lives of MEPs at the European Parliament. No day is ever the same for a MEP: I cannot sleepwalk through …

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Getting to know your Expert Advisors: BNP Paribas Fortis

Wed, 06/15/2016 - 11:30
The British Chamber of Commerce works with a broad range of Accredited Service Providers to bring you the best professional advice for international businesses who are in or entering the Belgian market. This series aims to give you a bit of an insight into these companies; showcasing how they can help you develop your business. …

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Getting to know your Expert Advisors: Group S

Wed, 06/08/2016 - 08:45
The British Chamber of Commerce works with a broad range of Accredited Service Providers to bring you the best professional advice for international businesses who are in or entering the Belgian market. This series aims to give you a bit of an insight into these companies; showcasing how they can help you develop your business. …

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Getting to know your Expert Advisors: AWEX

Wed, 06/01/2016 - 08:00
The British Chamber of Commerce works with a broad range of Accredited Service Providers to bring you the best professional advice for international businesses who are in or entering the Belgian market. This series aims to give you a bit of an insight into these companies; showcasing how they can help you develop your business. …

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