This year’s Golden Bridge Trade & Export Award Finalists revealed!

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 2015 Golden Bridge Trade & Export Awards, which will be presented at a gala dinner and awards ceremony in London on 26 November! The Golden Bridge awards recognise the achievements of companies making the successful leap from the UK … Continue reading This year’s Golden Bridge Trade & Export Award Finalists revealed!

UK Referendum – the Chamber’s View

The issue of Brexit is an ever-present in today’s media; particularly in recent weeks as Nigel Farage begins his attempt to unify the ‘out’ campaign. This week Tom Parker, Managing Director of Cambre Associates and British Chamber Vice President writes about the Chamber’s stance on the UK referendum debate. With the UK Referendum fast approaching, the debate about the UK and its EU future is … Continue reading UK Referendum – the Chamber’s View

Brexit: the sum of its parts

By Inge Boets, Managing Director Porter Novelli Brexit, the construed term to allude to the UK’s potential separation from the European Union, has been a trending topic for the past two years to the point that has become part of its brand identity. Disenchantment with the EU has been a common occurrence since the UK joined the EU in 1973. This has given the Member … Continue reading Brexit: the sum of its parts

New EU Committee Task Force Leadership for New EU Challenges!

Following a year of changes in the European Commisssion, European Parliament and European Council, the British Chamber’s EU Committee has undergone its own changes so that the Committee remains up to date, reflects both the priorities of our members and political realities, and able to continue delivering the highest value to our members. The leadership of the EU Committee decided in December that for the … Continue reading New EU Committee Task Force Leadership for New EU Challenges!

24 days to go! The Great Brussels Bake Off so far…

by Antony So, EU Policy Executive & BNG The British Chamber bustled with eager bakers last week, as we launched the second edition of our Great Brussels Charity Bake Off. Some were seasoned bakers and others were new faces, all ready to put their skills to the test. Representatives of over thirty of the participating teams came to the British Chamber to scope their competitors, … Continue reading 24 days to go! The Great Brussels Bake Off so far…

Finding the Patterns in EU Decision-Making – Doru Frantescu, 5th March 2013

On Tuesday the 5th March 2013, the Brussels New Generation (BNG), in cooperation with Votewatch, held an event focusing on Finding the Patterns of EU Decision-making at the British Chamber of Commerce. Hosted by Doru Frantescu, Policy Director and Cofounder of Votewatch, the presentation engaged in topics such as the powerplay within the European Parliament between political parties, the voting coherence between MEPs and national … Continue reading Finding the Patterns in EU Decision-Making – Doru Frantescu, 5th March 2013