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Inflation hits double figures as cost of doing business continues to rise

Labour market remains tight despite slight drop in number of vacancies

Exports fall due to gathering headwinds at home and abroad

BCC renews calls for Government action as UK economy shrinks again

Somerset businesses operating below capacity due to cost and recruitment pressures

Interest rate increases alone not enough to overcome inflation crisis, BCC warns

BCC welcomes extension of Recovery Loan Scheme

BCC calls for action as exports remain in limbo

Businesses facing huge pressures as inflation continues to soar

Rapid reform needed to tackle crippling staff shortages - BCC's Quarterly Recruitment Outlook

BCC says May's GDP growth masks growing imbalances and problems

ONS figures show export growth was maintained in May

BCC President warns the economy cannot wait

Key economic indicators flashing red in latest QES results

BCC Director General calls for urgent Government action to save the economy

Inflation continues to edge up, piling pressure on businesses

BCC welcomes four new easements on conformity assessment markings

Pressure grows on employers as job vacancies hit another record high

Surging inflation, supply chain disruption and staff shortages take toll on economy

BCC welcomes increase in exports but warns many areas remain flat

BCC calls on WTO for bold reform to boost world trade

BCC downgrades UK growth expectations as global events take their toll

BCC welcomes Chancellor's 'cost of living' support package but says businesses also need help

Somerset Chamber helps to secure more than £2 million in business funding

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