Latest News

Please find below a range of stories from across the membership and the network. If you would like to submit a member story please send it to Cheryl King for inclusion on this page and our fortnightly Enewsletter.

Bank of England official to answer questions in St Andrews

Friday, 2 November 2018

Business people can ask questions about the economy of a Bank of England official at a St Andrews Business Club event on November 21.

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Major Fife Meet the Buyer Event happening this month!

Thursday, 1 November 2018

A MEET the Buyer Event will take place on Thursday, 29th November at the Carnegie Conference Centre, Dunfermline between 10am and 12 noon which will aim to help businesses in Fife to find out what contract opportunities are available as part of Fife Council’s Nursery Build Programme.  

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Scottish Government launches new website as part of its “Prepare for Brexit” campaign

Thursday, 1 November 2018

The Scottish Government has started the next phase of its “Prepare for Brexit” campaign with the launch of a new website: www.PrepareforBrexit.scot.  The domain will host a specially designed Brexit self-assessment tool which will help businesses identify how Brexit might affect them, providing bespoke recommendations for action to help their planning activities. It will also be home to a Brexit 15-point checklist, news, articles, access to experts and event listings.   

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Scottish Government 15% cashback on business energy efficiency improvements

Wednesday, 31 October 2018

The Scottish Government, together with Zero Waste Scotland, announced a new ‘cashback’ scheme for SMEs across Scotland. Eligible SMEs can apply for an unsecured, interest-free loan of up to £100,000 and receive 15% cashback on the value (*up to £10,000) to make energy efficiency improvements.

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VELUX Excels in Customer Service Survey

Wednesday, 31 October 2018

Roof window manufacturer VELUX® Company Ltd has demonstrated resounding levels of customer satisfaction in a recent business survey. 

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Special Stagecoach Poppy Bus Unveilled For Armistice Centenery

Tuesday, 30 October 2018

Stagecoach East Scotland has teamed up with Poppyscotland and the Royal British Legion to create a commemorative Poppy bus for the centenary of Armistice Day.

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Update from Cheryl's Comms Corner

Tuesday, 30 October 2018

So I thought it was only right since I am now looking after communications I should give you an insight into what I have covered in my first 2 months in the job and what the plan is going forward.

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Fife Business Week 2018

Monday, 29 October 2018

FIfe Business Week is here!  From 5th to 9th November, the week is packed full of events aimed at inspiring and transforming Fife’s business community.

There’s a broad range of seminars and workshops, covering important issues for the local economy and is once again set to be a major highlight of the Kingdom’s business calendar.  It will also provide opportunities for Fife’s businesses to come together to network and exchange ideas.

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Stagecoach Support Drivewise Initiative In East Fife

Friday, 26 October 2018

  • Over 120 school pupils have received driver safety training
  • Stagecoach driver Alistair Smith assisted with driving tuition
  • Drivewise is committed to reducing the number of injuries and fatal collisions in Scotland

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Fife Social celebrates 2nd Birthday at Fife College

Thursday, 25 October 2018

It was fantastic to see so many members and non-members at Fife College on Wednesday 24th October to celebrate 2 years of an ever-growing Fife Chamber network.  Lots of birthday cake was consumed at Stenton Campus with thanks to Dot Smith from Fife Council -

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