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SOME 300 Scottish beef farmers are in danger of missing out on their participation in the Beef Efficiency Scheme because their calving details have not yet been ...
Impact of Scottish grouse estates on rural communities revealed. Grouse estates in Scotland contributed more than 23 million to the country s ... businesses around Loch Ness and Inverness-shire benefited by £6.2 million from the ... from wine sellers to clothing companies, fencers, architects and garages.

The National Trust for Scotland (NTS) has been accused bullying a small Scottish business after threatening legal action over use of the name ...
The controversial businessman went bankrupt after being accused of a £6million property scam in Gibraltar but auditors are after his assets, ...
Scottish grouse estates have a "significant" economic impact on their local ... an average of around £500,000 with local businesses in the last year. ... The survey of 45 Scottish grouse estates was conducted by Scotland's seven ... from wine sellers to clothing companies, fencers, architects and garages.
The Scottish Secretary for Culture, Tourism and External Affairs Fiona Hyslop. ... "Scotland's cultural and creative companies should be able to ...

SCALE: Edinburgh is a 10 week programme which will identify and work with 12 established companies in Scotland which are ready to scale, to help them gain ...
Scotland is the 'place for space' ... satellite developer predicts boom for ... "The more companies like us bang the drum and move the needle ...
The Scottish Secretary said: "Scotch whisky is a world-class product, ... "Reducing the costs for companies to sell overseas will become one way of ... round Scotland trying to 'sell' Brexit to businesses and communities - he ...
Phone fraud scam Drains Millions From Scottish businesses ... The national police force in Scotland says that a wave of phone scams hit the ... into these incidents and are working with the companies' relevant banks.
A support ship entering the port of Aberdeen, Scotland. ... by oil companies, and even a complete reworking of their businesses, the first quarter ...
Scottish Power told Glasgow Live the fault occurred at the city centre sub station at Rottenrow and all power was restored within 25 minutes.
The number of Scottish companies in critical distress has soared during ... In Scotland there were 61 businesses identified as being in "critical ...
Scottish veg companies in £1m grant award ... have received grants as part of a £3.5 million boost to food and drink producers across Scotland. ... Two further vegetable processing companies, W&R Logan Partnership and ...
Scottish independence could provide "the business opportunity of a ... Gordon MacIntyre-Kemp, chief executive of Business for Scotland (BfS), said ... alienating Scottish businesses and entrepreneurs and discouraging them ...
The scheme is aimed at Scotland-based mid-sized companies who ... statement said that many scottish screen production businesses are too ...
Half of businesses fear being unable to fill skilled vacancies. Greig Cameron, Scottish Business Editor ... More than half of businesses in Scotland are worried about being ... The uncertainty over the future of European Union workers has been cited by many companies as an added difficulty in hiring staff.

A board member and former chairman of Homes for Scotland, Mr More has most recently, as Private Rented Sector Champion and through this industry body, advised the Scottish government on policies and regulatory matters designed to encourage ...
Tom Campbell, of the North Highland Initiative, was named director of the year in the small business category. Sign up to our Business newsletter.
Richard Bath, editor of Scottish Field, commented: "More than ever before, Scotland's rural communities are displaying a quite remarkable amount of energy, innovation and imagination as they diversify existing businesses and create new and exciting ...
What's not to love about Scotland? The country offers a serene backdrop with its beautiful mountain wilderness, green slopes and historic castles.
Andy Willox, Scottish policy convenor at the Federation of Small businesses, said: "We know that bank branches are closing faster in Scotland - and we're frustrated to see RBS show so little loyalty to our high streets. "Branch closures put pressure on ...
As part of the economy minister's trip, representatives of Bavarian startups and energy companies are touring Scotland to meet with Scottish government officials and representatives of businesses such as Edinburgh-based travel aggregator Skyscanner.
Angela and Ronnie Bradford of Brookford B&B receive their award from Marina Huggett of Highlands and Islands Tourism Awards and Hit Scotland. (Photo: Chris Watt Photography). Ronnie Bradford, who runs Brookford, at Dalry, with wife Angela, was proud ...
This is why Scottish Enterprise, The Data Lab and ScotlandIS are joining forces to create a programme of support for business to help them take advantage of the benefits of data-driven innovation.
While the timing of any new referendum remains uncertain, and it's possible it may never take place at all, senior defense sector figures here are already warning the impact of Scottish independence would likely be far more damaging than Britain's ...
"The Scottish Rural Awards are in their third year and are the benchmark of success in Scotland's enterprise and community spirit of those who live and work in rural Scotland. "We came runner-up which we think is amazing for a small family run dairy ...
Construction and infrastructure partnership hub South West is set to help companies in Lanarkshire, Ayrshire and Dumfries and Galloway to get clued-up on how to win profitable new business from some of Scotland's biggest building contractors. Now in ...
Following the EU referendum, Pinsent Masons teamed up with blue chip clients to developed BASe, a corporate crowdfunded Brexit advisory service.
In the case of Scottish sea farms Ltd v HM Advocate 2012 HCJAC 11, it was held that although the "[2010] guidelines have statutory effect only for England and Wales [they] may be noticed for the purposes of sentencing similar cases in Scotland", and ...
Ms Renwick and Ms Scobie are just two of the large number of business people in the North of Scotland who run their own companies. A recent report by the Federation of Small businesses (FSB) hailed Ullapool as the "most entrepreneurial town in Scotland ...
I recently attended the keynote seminar - hosted by Scotland Policy Conferences - entitled "Brexit and economic policy priorities for Scotland - investment, ...
Britain's two largest water companies formed Water Plus venture last year by combining their existing non-domestic supply arms the in a bid to corner the market before it opens for competition in April this year.
Freda Newton, who owns and manages Loch Ness by Jacobite, was rewarded for her role in tourism by being presented with the prestigious Caledonian ...
Stewart Nicol, chief executive of Inverness Chamber of Commerce, welcomed the First Minister's commitment to the Scottish government continuing to be involved with the political process around the UK's withdrawal from the EU. However, he also raised ...
It means a father in his 30s might see adverts for children's toys, while a keen gardener might be targeted by horticultural companies. But a recent ... for the company. The Scottish government told BBC Scotland it was taking steps to address the concerns.
oil companies will therefore seek reassurances that, should Scotland vote for independence, they will continue to have access to the decommissioning Tax Relief they currently receive.
A Scottish National investment bank is exactly what the Scottish economy needs in the post-Brexit landscape: tackle chronic under-investment, provide the patient capital small and medium sized Scottish businesses are not getting and create high-paying ...
However, on Monday, she was soundly beaten in the recklessness stakes by Nicola Sturgeon, Scotland's First Minister, who fired the starting pistol on a second Scottish independence referendum. It is a rash and opportunistic decision, ... Losing ...
Since 2002, See Me - an initiative managed by the Scottish Association for Mental Health - has been challenging mental health stigma and discrimination, with the aim of enabling people who experience mental health problems to live fulfilled lives.
Yet companies and organisations from throughout Scotland are already starting to use space data. From more accurate weather forecasts to tracking aircraft and ships, the information being gathered by satellites is helping Scottish businesses to grow ...
"It's entirely possible that the UK will have access to the single market without tariffs, which will mean little change for businesses whether they are in England or Scotland. If, however, there are tariffs imposed on ... Alex Ford, COO of Encompass ...
Yet, there is still cross-sector work to be done to encourage Scotland's small businesses to ship their products and services abroad.
Scottish Enterprise also highlighted the number of significant international investments that have been made in Scotland over the past two years through overseas companies acquiring Scottish businesses: Japanese camera giant Nikon bought medical ...
The glamorous ceremony - appropriately held during Scottish Tourism Week - was hosted by TV presenter and Deacon Blue drummer, Dougie Vipond, and presenter and former Miss Scotland, Jennifer Reoch and took place at the Edinburgh International ...
NEARLY 70 per cent of small and medium-sized businesses in Scotland plan to expand organically over the next few years, in spite of "deep uncertainty" over Brexit, a survey shows.
THE Scottish government has made a further concession on business rates following a Herald campaign to stop sky-high rises that would have cost jobs.
London - Brexit is causing companies in London and Scotland to hire people at a much slower rate than other major cities around the world, according to one of the world's largest employment consultancy firms.
Scottish pension funds are investing heavily in the companies contributing to climate change, according to a report published by Scottish think tank Common Weal, trade union UNISON Scotland, and environmental charity Friends of the Earth Scotland.
We work with Scottish companies of all sizes to support improvements in productivity, culture and behaviours from the shop floor to the boardroom - and we want to work with even more businesses, particularly SMEs and medium-sized companies. ... We're ...


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