Plenty to cheer, little to fear says Chamber survey

DESPITE a weakening of demand in the euro zone causing exports to drop, Greater Manchester's businesses are in good health, according to the Chamber of Commerce's latest survey.

The results of the Quarterly Economic Survey revealed that job creation had been strong in the third quarter, rising to its highest level since before the recession, contributing to the Chamber forecasting that UK GDP growth will hit 3.1% this year before dipping to 2.8% in 2015.

The QES states there appear to be few blots on the econo... For the full story register now for free or login below...