News, views and updates from LCCI
This Spending Review comes at a critical time for London’s economy. Over the past 9 months the pandemic has forced the shutters down on many businesses, be that temporarily or permanently.
LCCI is maintaining its export documentation service. The Chamber’s City HQ is open to public Monday to Friday (10.00am-4.00pm). Please note, that any customers visiting the export documentation counter will be expected to comply with LCCI’s distancing procedures. The Barking office is open Monday to Thursday (10.00am-12.30pm and 1.30pm-4.00pm) and the Hounslow office is open Tuesday to Friday (10.00am-12.30pm and 1.30pm-4.00pm).
The Government has announced that lockdown restrictions will apply to the whole of England from Thursday, 5 November. The new restrictions will last for four weeks, until Wednesday 2 December. The Government intends for the tiered system of restrictions to resume after this period.
To comply with the new lockdown restrictions, LCCI’s Members' Lounge on Queen Street will be temporarily closed from Thursday 5 November.
A positive response to working from home in a crisis is critical to your mental health and wellbeing. Read useful tips from Heart of the City, LCCI staff and beyond.
London Chamber of Commerce and Industry participate in the London Strategic Coordination Group (SCG): Business Subgroup on COVID-19 business-related impacts. View our weekly coronavirus updates that we issue to the multi-agency resilience group.
LCCI teamed up with the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) to deliver the first hustings of the 2020 London Mayoral campaign.
With the capital’s population expected to reach around 10 million by 2030, London’s transport system will continue to face increased overcrowding and congestion. It is critical that London’s transport network continues to grow, and the Bakerloo Line Extension (BLE) has a vital role to play.
LCCI has written to key candidates across London’s 73 constituencies setting out the priorities for the capital’s businesses.
London Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) and Fragomen LLP co-hosted a seminar on 29 October to set out the steps employers can take to mitigate the risks and the contingency measures that can be put in place, in preparation for a possible no deal Brexit.