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Oireachtas Joint Committee on Foreign Affairs and Trade and Defence Opening Statement – 1st February 2018

Eoin O’Neill, British Irish Chamber of Commerce President, delivered the following Oral Submission to the Oireachtas Joint Committee on Foreign Affairs and Trade and Defence on Thursday 1st February 2018 Firstly, I would like to thank the members of the Committee for inviting me, on behalf of the British Irish Chamber of Commerce to give evidence […]

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British Irish Chamber of Commerce Reaction to Prime Minister May’s Speech on Brexit

Director General John McGrane: “Today’s speech provided some clarity and more work is needed if we are to achieve the best outcome.” 22 September 2017 – The British Irish Chamber of Commerce has reacted to the UK Prime Minister’s speech on Brexit which she delivered in Florence this afternoon. Speaking after Theresa May made her […]

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UK Prime Minister delivers keynote speech in Florence

Friday 22 September 2017:   Prime Minister, Theresa May delivered a keynote speech in Florence today setting out her vision for the future relationship post-Brexit. Some key points are listed below and you can read the full text of the speech here. The UK would like a time limited (two years was the time frame […]

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Chamber hosts EEA briefing with expert Norwegian lawyer

The British Irish Chamber of Commerce in collaboration with the Norwegian Embassy and Dublin City Council hosted a private briefing for Chamber Council Members with eminent Norwegian Lawyer Liv Monica Stubholt on Wednesday 6 September in Dublin City Hall. Ms Stubholt is a partner at one of Norway’s leading law firms, Selmer. She is an […]

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British Irish Chamber of Commerce calls for Policy Measures to help Brexit-Proof SMEs

IMPACT OF A ‘HARD’ BREXIT ON SMES COULD DERAIL IRELAND’S ECONOMIC RECOVERY 3rd September 2017: In a new SME policy paper published today, the British Irish Chamber of Commerce has called for the introduction of policy measures that safeguard the competitiveness of Irish SMEs in light of Brexit. The Chamber’s SME Committee highlights the urgent […]

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