Tag: ICC UK

ICC United Kingdom discusses the implications of Brexit on the export freight industry in Export and Freight

The latest issue of Export and Freight features an interview with Chris Southworth, Secretary General of ICC United Kingdom – and Fred Osborn, National Chairman of the British International Freight Association (BIFA). The interview discusses the issues impacting the global freight industry, and how business and global government can collaborate to deliver growth. In particular, …

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Moorgate helps ICC UK create its first ‘G20: The Voice of UK Business’ magazine

Moorgate has helped the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) United Kingdom to produce its first annual G20 Magazine – released today. The first issue, ‘Challenging Times’ reflects much of the uncertainty in the UK as well as the global trade and business environment. Moorgate supported the initial planning of the overall magazine, while also drafting …

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ICC United Kingdom’s John Carroll on the importance of reclaiming the global trade narrative in Financier Worldwide

In a recent article for Financier Worldwide, John Carroll, Head of the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) United Kingdom’s Trade and Investment Policy Committee, makes the case for reclaiming the global trade narrative. Certainly, an anti-trade sentiment that has emerged in recent years, contributing to the rise of protectionist measures worldwide – evident in the …

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Report on ICC United Kingdom’s Summer Reception published in GTR

The latest issue of GTR reports on ICC United Kingdom’s Summer Reception, ‘trade, tax and geopolitics,’ held in May. In his keynote speech, Sir Martin Sorrell expressed his concerns about the Brexit debate, and explained why many businesses now see uncertainty as the new norm. The article also describes the panel discussions – highlighting the …

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ICC United Kingdom in The Telegraph’s live EU referendum feed

Following the UK’s vote to leave the EU, the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) United Kingdom has featured in The Telegraph’s live referendum feed. In the post, Chris Southworth, Secretary General of ICC United Kingdom, states: “The UK is part of a global economic system and the impact of today’s decision goes far and wide. …

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ICC United Kingdom’s Chris Southworth discusses why we need to listen to the global business community in TFR blog and TXF article

In a recent blog post for TFR, Chris Southworth – Secretary General of the International Chamber of Commerce United Kingdom – explains why the global community is concerned about the outcome of the EU referendum. He maintains that in challenging times, the UK will not solve its problems by cutting ties with its neighbours. In …

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Santander’s John Carroll joins ICC United Kingdom to lead new Trade and Investment Policy programme

John Carroll – Head of Product Management and International Business, Santander UK Corporate & Commercial – has joined the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) to relaunch and lead its new Trade and Investment Policy programme in the UK. The programme engages the ICC network to help promote international trade and investment as engines for economic growth and …

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ICC UK discusses how to empower cyber-security providers in SC Magazine

In a recent article for SC Magazine, Chris Southworth, Secretary General of the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) United Kingdom, and Allen Dixon, International Intellectual Property & Technology Consulting, explain how cyber-security providers can cooperate to help facilitate and encourage standardisation of certifications and practices – and even exercise their power at a global level …

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ICC United Kingdom explains the importance of empowering UK corporates in GTNews

In a recent article for GTNews, Chris Southworth – Director at International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) UK – discusses why it is important for UK companies to have a global voice in an uncertain global economic environment. In the face of a number of uncertainties, including pressures on the global banking industry, market volatility, and …

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ICC United Kingdom’s Brexit Survey reported in the press – including Sky News, The Economist, and Handelsblatt

As part of an integrated news campaign, Moorgate has worked with the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) in the UK to promote their Survey on international business views of Brexit. Notably, the results showed that 86% of respondents think that the UK should vote to stay in the European Union (EU), with 74% suggesting that …

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