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Claiming to show "how Scotland's two governments can work together to support families, communities and businesses across Scotland", and asserting that the SNP's drive for independence was "damaging to Scotland's economy", the manifesto entitled "Our ...
A year ago, Scottish YouTube comedian Markus Meechan AKA Count Dankula uploaded a video to YouTube of himself teaching his girlfriend's dog to be a Nazi.

Following the WannaCry ransomware attack, last week, Scottish Business Resilience Centre has advised businesses to keep their IT systems up-to-date.
The Scottish companies are keen to have business relations with their Pakistani counterparts, he added. FPCCI president Zubair Tufail said that Pakistan's annual exports to the UK stood above $1 billion and imports are around $850 million, favouring ...
The UK and Scottish governments must work together on Brexit to ensure a successful outcome for businesses north of the border, according to the Confederation of British Industry (CBI) Scotland. The call for collaboration between the two ...
Staff working at more than 50 businesses in Inverness and Loch Ness has been internationally recognised for their exceptional customer service.

Aberdeen businesses are being encouraged decorate their premises red and white to support the Dons in the upcoming Scottish Cup final.
In just one week, Alasdair Forsyth, 27 and his fiancee Suzi Wilson, 24, of Bams, won Best Musselburgh Business in Scotland's Business Awards 2017 and Neighbourhood Deli of the Year for all of Scotland at the Scottish Food Awards. They are now through ...
The trust's income fell over the year as many of the underlying companies used their earnings to reinvest in their businesses for future growth, rather than pay out cash to shareholders. The managers aim to generate good long-term capital returns and ...
Expert speakers, including Scotland's Minister for Business, Innovation and Energy, Paul Wheelhouse MSP, will be on hand at the Amazon Academy on 23rd May at the Edinburgh International Conference Centre, to offer hundreds of Scottish businesses and ...
Courier Country businesses were amongst the 25 winners at the prestigious Scotland Food & Drink Excellence Awards 2017 on Thursday night.
The figures were welcomed as "very positive" by Liz Cameron, chief executive of the Scottish Chambers of Commerce. She said: "Scotland's businesses are working hard against some pretty strong economic headwinds right now and are continuing to seek ...
Kim Mears, managing director at Openreach, said: "Long Reach VDSL can potentially improve speeds for thousands of homes and businesses across Scotland and the rest of the UK - particularly those connected by long lines. "Getting faster speeds to rural ...
Scottish Chambers of Commerce has opened an international trade office in China to capitalise on opportunities for Scottish businesses. The official opening in the city of Yantai took place during a visit by a delegation from chambers around Scotland ...
Fraser Sime, regional director at Bank of Scotland commercial banking , said: "The latest survey's results were driven by a strong manufacturing sector, which moved up a gear in April .
Small firms in Scotland are growing at the fastest pace in the UK, enjoying about 90% annual average revenue growth, according to a study published by London Stock Exchange Group (LSEG).
businesses must rethink recruitment to offset pre-Brexit jobseeker lull, say experts. Marianne Calnan; 9 May 2017; Comments 0 comments.
London: British lender Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) on Tuesday said it was planning to cut over 300 jobs and outsourcing others to India as part of its efforts to become a "simpler, smaller UK-focused bank".
Scott Ritchie, managing director at Connect Telecom, which has offices in Belfast and the Strathclyde Business Park, said: "We are delighted to expand our presence in the Scottish market through the acquisition of Coltel and the Nortech Communications ...
Meantime, his Tory colleague Ruth Davidson claimed Scotland was attracting fewer migrants than other parts of the UK due to higher taxes and falling school standards.
Asked whether the cap is workable for Scottish businesses, she told BBC Scotland: "I think the real question in Scotland is when we've got a third of the landmass and 8.4% of the UK's population, why do only 4% of people who choose to move and settle ...
Following a successful pilot last year, the new iteration of the scheme will see a new set of digital challenges presented for companies or individuals to solve. CivTech aims to match digital innovators - particularly start-ups and SMEs - with public ...
Asked whether the cap is workable for Scottish businesses, she told BBC Scotland: "I think the real question in Scotland is when we've got a third of the landmass and 8.4% of the UK's population, why do only 4% of people who choose to move and settle ...
Three years, three major elections, and three rounds of uncertainty for Scotland's businesses. Not to mention two referendums, ongoing negotiations over Brexit, the prospect of a second referendum on Scottish independence, and last week's council ...
While technology giants like Apple and Samsung scramble to find an edge, nimble and innovative startups such as these in Scotland are playing an ever more important role in realising the commercial potential of the internet of things by tackling both ...
Stronachs LLP has a depth of experience working with businesses operating across Scotland's various agricultural and rural industries including diversification projects which are key to the future of landowners, estates, energy companies, manufacturers ...
"Strategic deals that will help businesses access new markets, new geographies and new technologies look likely to remain high on the boardroom list of priorities.
Scottish government has been accused of creating a "shambles" in the farming sector over Less Favoured Area Support Scheme (LFASS) payments.
The facility would receive an annual payment from Scottish Borders Council for doing so. The Borders have operated comfort schemes for several years in Eyemouth, and many others operate across Scotland and in other local authority areas. A community ...
Machinery dealerships, feed companies, equestrian concerns, and other owners of diversified businesses have been pushed over the threshold of small business rates relief, causing financial turmoil for many of them up and down the country.
Sir Tom Hunter , chairman of the Hunter Foundation , said: "Scale-ups are the missing link in Scotland's entrepreneurial DNA - we need more of them as quite simply they move the economic needle for Scotland. Start-ups are good, scale-ups are great.
Red Tree Shawfield Building work by Robertson Group is set to get underway at Glasgow's new satellite business district after project costs for the development's first building were approved by the board of Clyde Gateway.
I'm proud to have been an SNP MP for the last two years and spokesperson for Small Business, Enterprise & Innovation. It has allowed me to campaign on ...
In the afternoon I try to get out into the community and meet up with local people, businesses and charities - we are currently allowing a local charity called Share Shop to use our banking hall to profile their fund raising, which supports homeless ...
A NEW REPORT by wave energy Scotland (WES) and the European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC) has confirmed that the Scottish-EU partnership is crucial to the development of viable European wave energy on the commercial markets. Their findings come after an ...
The Barclay Review set in train by the Scottish government is key to long-term reform of the system - we will be watching the outcome of the review closely and making sure that the interests of North-east businesses large and small are to the fore in ...
The UK's leading intellectual Property League table has ranked six Scottish based companies in the top 10 for the UK, including Encompass corporation which launched in Glasgow in 2015. The Intellectual Property League Table, which is sponsored by the ...
This investment and innovation culture has also helped underpin the growth of lots of small businesses across Scotland. More than 370,000 small businesses, entrepreneurs and authors use our online services including Amazon Marketplace, Kindle Direct ...
Highland businesses have the chance to gain valuable insights on dealing with common workplace challenges at two free employment law events this month.
But after several weeks of chaos and disorganisation, no one would be surprised if Scotland's business community was feeling pretty depressed about the prospects of positive change.
The Association for the Protection of Rural Scotland (APRS) has led the Have You Got The Bottle? campaign, which is urging ministers to bring in a scheme where shoppers would pay a deposit when buying products in cans and plastic or glass bottles, with ...
According to official figures, Scottish households and businesses together consume around 150 billion cubic feet of gas each year, with nearly four out of five homes relying on mains gas as their primary source of heating.
Scotland has real strength in its education system. The innovative research and development in FInTech, robotics and AI regularly lead to spin-out companies from our universities. We are world leaders in the Oil and Gas service sector, in Financial ...
Nine seafood companies located in North East Scotland -- and collectively employing 2,500 people -- have joined forces to help combat a proposed rise in business rates that they say threatens to weaken the local economy, and prompt a downturn in one of ...
The Scottish Chambers of Commerce (SCC) network has set out three key business priorities ahead of next month's general election.
Business rate payers in Scotland are being urged to lodge appeals against excessive assessments before they become locked in until 2022.
Scottish Oriental Smaller companies (SST) investment trust has announced a further change in its investment management arrangements with Wee-Li Hee (pictured below) planning to step down as lead manager when she returns from maternity leave in July ...
Scottish Labour is pro-business. We recognise the concerns of firms large and small, and their desire for stability and economic growth.


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