Covid-19

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We will be keeping you informed of important developments in relation to COVID 19. This page is constantly updated with any new information that helps to support businesses during this time.

COVID-19: A Global FAQ

A Collection of Frequently Asked Questions from business about how COVID-19 is impacting global trade and the Chamber’s Global …

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Budget 2020, COVID-19 and the North East global outlook

The Chamber released an initial statement shortly after Rishi Sunak delivered his first budget as Chancellor, in which we broadly …

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Details on NE local Covid restrictions announced by Gov

Areas of the North East subject to local restrictions are Northumberland, Newcastle, Sunderland, South Tyneside, North Tyneside, Gateshead, County Durham, …

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Newcastle International Airport – COVID-19 Ten Point Plan

Since flights returned to Newcastle International Airport at the beginning of June, the team have kept the health of passengers …

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BELGIUM: Lessons on Covid-19 recovery from around the world

A CEO and former MEP who works in the commercial heart of Brussels shared his advice and updates on Brexit …

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GERMANY: Lessons on Covid-19 recovery from around the world

North East employers heard first-hand accounts of how international German businesses including BMW have tackled getting operations back on track …

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SPAIN: Lessons on Covid-19 recovery from around the world

Eva Prada, Spain Director, British Chamber of Commerce spoke about her own experiences in her role to encourage Spanish UK …

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SOUTH KOREA: Lessons on Covid-19 recovery from around the world

Chief executive of the Seoul-based Chamber, Sean Blakeley, who was born and educated in the North East. His talk to …

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BEIJING: Lessons on Covid-19 recovery from around the world

China’s road to recovery from Covid 19 included instilling confidence in people to feel safe to go back out into …

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HONG KONG: Lessons on Covid-19 recovery from around the world

The Chamber has close links with Hong Kong and its businesses. For our first episode of a series of six, …

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