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Colin Stanbridge, Chief Executive of London Chamber of Commerce and Industry, said:
“While it's welcome that additional funding has been found to keep Crossrail on track, let's have clarity on the actual delivery date - to help businesses plan and prepare.
Profound uncertainty has overshadowed British business activity since the 2016 Referendum. The draft Withdrawal Agreement offers some clarity and crucially a reasonable basis to move forward towards a new UK-EU trading relationship.
Collectively representing the interests of millions of business members who drive economic growth across our continent, the Alliance of European Metropolitan Chambers (AEMC) has become increasingly concerned as the process to facilitate the UK exiting the European Union has become characterised by vagueness and indecision.
London Business 1000 Year 2: Assessing the capital’s skills challenge
LCCI’s latest report finds that London businesses are already being impacted by the Brexit process in a number of areas.
The influence blog is a monthly update on LCCI’s work acting as the voice of London businesses.
The Mayor and the GLA face significant challenges as they seek to ensure our capital remains a great place to set-up, run and grow a business. Alongside these challenges are, however, significant opportunities to cement the capital’s place as a leading global city.
Next year, the Mayor of London will begin implementing an Ultra-Low Emission Zone (ULEZ) in the capital – as part of a package of measures to help tackle London's air pollution.