BBC NEWS – Coronavirus: Has Covid-19 made more people want to be their own boss?

By Matthew MurrayBBC News “It’s the best thing I’ve ever done”, says hairdresser, Anne-Marie Harben who set up her own business last month. You might be forgiven for thinking that the creation of new start-ups might have radically slowed down during the Covid-19 pandemic, but that’s not necessarily the case. The number of new businesses […]

CWind Taiwan Team Up With Hytor On Temporary Power In Taiwan

Taipei, 10th August 2020. CWind Taiwan, a joint venture between European firm CWind and Taiwanese IOVTEC, has announced a strategic alliance with HYTOR to bring temporary power solutions to the Taiwanese offshore wind farm market. Working in collaboration with HYTOR Tools Solutions, a preferred supplier of offshore generators for the wind turbine industry over several decades, […]

Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets to accelerate sustainable investment commitment

Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets (MIRA) has confirmed its commitment to become the global leader in sustainable real asset management upon the release of its first Infrastructure Sustainability Report and 2020 UN-supported Principles for Responsible Investment performance ratings. In the report released today, the world’s largest infrastructure manager announced that it has launched a programme […]

HSBC – A Picture Of Challenge And Change

Resilience: Building back better Our Navigator research provides you with valuable insights and opinions from businesses around the world. As part of that research, we asked more than 2,600 decision makers to tell us how the current crisis has affected them and changed their plans for the future. Context The Navigator survey results paint a […]

UK broke renewable energy generation record in 2019, latest BEIS figures show

The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) has published its latest annual energy statistics, revealing that a record 37.1% of the electricity generated in the UK in 2019 was renewable. Published today (30 July), the Digest of UK Energy Statistics (DUKES) serves as the Government’s energy “bible”, documenting figures on energy production, consumption, […]

Announcement: BCCT forms news sharing partnership with CommonWealth Magazine

The BCCT is pleased to announce that the chamber has formed a news sharing partnership with CommonWealth Magazine. Under the new cooperative agreement, the BCCT will publish selected CommonWealth Magazine articles in the News section of our Website as well as social media. In return, CommonWealth Magazine will cite selected content from BCCT’s members or […]