WSX News Archive - February 2016

Join Us at Meet the Chamber and Business Exhibition – 7th March

If you’re a Rushmoor/North Hampshire based business, don’t miss this great opportunity to meet and network with like-minded businesses at the Princes Hall. For a small cost Hampshire Chamber of Commerce are able to offer existing members ‘on a first …

EDIC Open consultation: 2013-2017

The current generation of Europe Direct Information Centres (EDIC) is at mid-course in its activities and we are currently preparing the next generation, due to start operations in 2018. We want to hear what citizens, organisations and stakeholders (for example, …

Increase in the National Insurance contributions (NICs) employment allowance

Businesses, Charities and Community Amateur Sports Clubs are able to reduce their Employer Class 1 National Insurance contributions (NICs) bill by up to £2,000 every year by claiming the Employment Allowance. However, following the Summer Budget announcement this will increase …

EP Newshub: Follow European Parliament As It Happens

The EP Newshub is an instant news service from the European Parliament. Recently revamped, the site aggregates social media updates from 751 MEPs, eight political groups and the Parliament itself to create a single platform for Parliament news, which is …

Vehicle emissions: why do laboratory and road measurements differ?

The road transport sector is a major contributor to Europe’s emissions of greenhouse gases and air pollution. For certain pollutants, vehicles can emit substantially higher emissions on the road than official emissions tested in laboratories. A European Environment Agency (EEA) …

EU Mobile Applications

More people access the internet now on mobile devices than PCs and laptops. It looks like the world has fully embraced the idea of ‘working on the move’. The European Commission has embraced this sense of mobility and created a …

Improve Your Bottom Line & Reduce Your Environmental Impact

Our friends at Communities Living Sustainably in Dorset, have passed through the following offer. @Work@Home offers 20 West Dorset businesses a free day of environemental consultancy and one-to-one energy advice for their staff. @Work you will get FREE environmental consultancy …