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A MESSAGE FROM JILL MORRIS, HER MAJESTY’S AMBASSADOR

A MESSAGE FROM JILL MORRIS, HER MAJESTY’S AMBASSADOR

British Embassy Rome - Issue No. 16 To British Nationals in Italy, Coronavirus and local measures I know this is a worrying and difficult time for many of you. The Coronavirus pandemic is an unprecedented situation and Italy has been hit hard. As you know, the...

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Intertek Academy – online courses

Intertek Academy – online courses

Intertek Academy's training courses are now available on line with live teachers, real-time interaction and verification of factual knowledge acquired during the course. Go to courses calendar TOPICS: Health & safety in the workplace, automotive, risk management,...

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BCC responds to changes to insolvency laws

BCC responds to changes to insolvency laws

  Commenting on Business Secretary Alok Sharma’s announcement on the relaxation of the insolvency rules, BCC Head of Economics Suren Thiru said:   “Businesses will welcome the government’s sensible steps to amend insolvency laws to help protect companies...

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Webinar on Smart Working- presentations available to download

Webinar on Smart Working- presentations available to download

On Wednesday 25th March 2020 the BCCI in collaboration with Vodafone Business, Gi Group and AstraZeneca hosted a webinar on Smart Working. Feel free to download presentations of speakers below.  L'Osservatorio Smart Working di PoliMI e gli strumenti per lavorare Smart...

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Q&A with Adam Marshall, BCC Director General

Q&A with Adam Marshall, BCC Director General

Join Director General Dr. Adam Marshall as he explains what action the British Chambers of Commerce is taking in Westminster to support its members and hears directly from the business community about the issues they are facing. UK Chambers and member businesses...

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Hogan Lovells creates client hub in response to COVID-19

Hogan Lovells creates client hub in response to COVID-19

With the rapid spread of coronavirus and increasing impact on businesses, people and operations, Hogan Lovells has launched the COVID-19 hub which assesses the potential impacts ahead across all industries and sectors The cross-disciplinary hub include stools for...

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A message from BCCI Inclusive Finance

A message from BCCI Inclusive Finance

Let us share a message of hope for our dear friends all over the world...From Milan, one of the most affected zones, we want to tell you that you are not alone. That we are facing, and we will overcome, this crisis together. That we will come out stronger and more...

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BCC responds to new social distancing measures

BCC responds to new social distancing measures

Responding to the Prime Minister’s announcement of further restrictions to tackle the spread of Coronavirus this evening (Monday 23rd March), BCC Director General Adam Marshall said: “Businesses must play their part to help limit the spread of Coronavirus. As the UK...

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BCC responds to Coronavirus business support measures

BCC responds to Coronavirus business support measures

Commenting on the further measures announced by the Chancellor to help businesses hit by the impact of Coronavirus, BCC Director General Dr Adam Marshall said: “The Chancellor has given businesses desperately needed breathing room at this critical moment. The deferral...

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Coaching – Free for Members

Coaching – Free for Members

Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, many Chamber Members are currently experiencing limitations to the range of activities they can carry out.  Even though this situation imposes some unwelcomed constrains there are some upsides.  Besides being able to spend more time at...

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The heart of resilient leadership: Responding to COVID-19

The heart of resilient leadership: Responding to COVID-19

According to Deloitte's experts five fundamental qualities of resilient leadership distinguish successful CEOs as they guide their enterprises through the COVID-19 crisis. Design from the heart … and the head. In crisis, the hardest things can be the softest things....

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Coronavirus (COVID-19): guidance for UK businesses

Coronavirus (COVID-19): guidance for UK businesses

In the Budget, the Chancellor set out a £12 billion package of temporary, timely and targeted measures to support public services, individuals and businesses through the economic disruption caused by coronavirus. >Read guidance of the Department for International...

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BCC forecast: Coronavirus could further weaken UK economy

BCC forecast: Coronavirus could further weaken UK economy

UK economic growth is expected to slow sharply in 2020 amid disruption caused by the impact of Coronavirus, according to the latest economic forecast by the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC). The leading business group has downgraded its UK GDP growth expectations...

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Smart Learning with ILS International Language School

Smart Learning with ILS International Language School

Communication knows no limits and neither do the online language courses offered by ILS International Language School! Just like Italy, our courses do not stop thanks to online tools such as Skype and Google Meet. Our lessons carry on remotely. Contact ILS for...

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Covid–19 Legal Brief

Covid–19 Legal Brief

The new coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic, first identified in Wuhan, China, on December 2019, has spread to dozens of countries around the world, infecting many of people and causing several fatalities. In addition to the humanitarian and public health dimensions, the...

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Home workout in the time of corona virus?

Home workout in the time of corona virus?

Try out "Blaze", the new full body high-intensity workouts by David Lloyd Clubs and work on your combat skills, cardio fitness and strength. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2fxzRs6ZQNY&feature=youtu.be

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Pandemic – Lockdown 3.0 What Employers in Italy need to know

Pandemic – Lockdown 3.0 What Employers in Italy need to know

The situation is moving very quickly in Italy and it is a challenge for Employers to keep up with the changes which seemto be happening almost every 48 hours.What we do know is that the restrictions on movement in Italy have slowly been tightened more and more over...

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TutorYou ONLINE Spring IB & IGCSE Revision Courses

TutorYou ONLINE Spring IB & IGCSE Revision Courses

In lieu of the current health situation in Italy, and taking into consideration the recent quarantine, our Special Sustaining Member Tutor You has made the decision to switch its Spring IB & IGCSE Revision Courses from face-to-face to online: 15 hours of intensive...

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Pandemic Preparedness & Management Guidelines

Pandemic Preparedness & Management Guidelines

The Covid-19 outbreak in Italy is a very critical issue that companies are facing.  It is essential that all staff and employees have faith in corporate ability to manage a crisis. To this end it is fundamental that all stakeholders are informed, as to company...

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Collaboration between Vasapolli & Associati and Il Sole 24 Ore

Collaboration between Vasapolli & Associati and Il Sole 24 Ore

Andrea Vasapolli, BCCI Honorary Regional Secretary for Piedmont, and Vasapolli & Associati are pleased to inform you that from this year the book "Dal bilancio d'esercizio al reddito d'impresa" (“From Financial Statements to Business Income”) by Guido and Andrea...

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A MESSAGE FROM JILL MORRIS, HER MAJESTY’S AMBASSADOR

A MESSAGE FROM JILL MORRIS, HER MAJESTY’S AMBASSADOR

British Embassy Rome - Issue No. 15 To British Nationals in Italy, The UK has left the EU with a Deal – a formal Exit Treaty, referred to as the Withdrawal Agreement, and has just entered negotiations with the EU over the future relationship. I would like to update...

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Coronavirus (COVID-19): business helpline set up by DIT

Coronavirus (COVID-19): business helpline set up by DIT

The Department for International Trade (DIT) has set up a business helpline to help companies working with China to adapt in light of the difficult situation. It’s now been extended to support UK businesses working with Italy / Italy businesses working with the UK as...

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Coronavirus (COVID-19): latest information and advice

Coronavirus (COVID-19): latest information and advice

TRAVEL UPDATES ● Latest information and advice, including advice for travellers, from UK Government (Department of Health and Social Care and Public Health England) are available here. ● Latest information in Italian from the Italian Embassy in London are available...

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Important Notice 24-02-2020

Important Notice 24-02-2020

Dear Members and friends, We would like to inform you that in accordance with the Ordinance Ministry of Health and the Lombardy Region, the events scheduled for the week 24-28 February will be postponed.  New dates will be communicated as soon as they are available. ...

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THE CLIENT CHOICE:LABLAW MANAGING PARTNER FRANCESCO ROTONDI

THE CLIENT CHOICE:LABLAW MANAGING PARTNER FRANCESCO ROTONDI

On the evening of February 6th, during a gala dinner in London, LABLAW Founding and Managing Partner Francesco Rotondi was presented with the Client Choice Award for his work in the field of Italian Employment & Labour Law. Established in 2005, the Lexology Client...

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BCCI News – February 2020

BCCI News – February 2020

Dear Friends and Members, I was very pleased to accept the offer of our President Tom Noad to write this February BCCI Monthly News and present you the programme of the upcoming events. By way of introduction, my name is Francesco Fantini and I’ve been a BCCI...

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Skills Development Programme for young professionals

Skills Development Programme for young professionals

The BCCI is pleased to support the Skills Development Programme 2020 which has been developed by the German-Italian Chamber of Commerce (AHK) in collaboration with EY. Registrations  for the training courses in Business Development, Project Management, Lead...

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Technology Social Venture Report – BCCI Observatory 2020

Technology Social Venture Report – BCCI Observatory 2020

The Technology Social Venture Report, is an academic research carried out by two young BCCI members, Gianlorenzo Meggio and Gianlorenzo Spadoni.  The research focuses on "social ventures" enterprises with a significant technological component.  The report is a...

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