The ‘partisan’ CBI

Has the CBI in Scotland shot itself in the foot? For months, it has been posing dozens of awkward questions about the implications of...

Benromach Spirit of Speyside Whisky Festival Photography Competition

A striking image of Duffus Castle has been selected as the winner of the Benromach Spirit of Speyside Whisky Festival Photography competition. The stunning...

Voters aren’t getting a full picture of UK energy prospects if Scotland leaves the...

By Mark Winskel, University of Edinburgh Both the Scottish and UK governments have published new contributions on the energy and independence debate in recent days....

Ed Davey’s claim that Scottish energy bills would rise after independence is a fantasy

By Peter Strachan, Robert Gordon University The twin goals of UK energy policy should be to ensure security of supply for households and businesses, and...

NEED FOR BETTER MOBILE PHONE COVERAGE

A report from the Federation of Small Business (FSB) has claimed that Scotland has the worst mobile coverage in the UK. Citing the Scottish...

IT’S THE OIL, ISN’T IT?

There's been a lot of discussion over the future of North Sea Oil during the debate on independence. The 'Yes' and 'No' camps clearly...

Letter from Germany: “Energiewende”

The “Energiewende” (energy transformation) has been in the news again here. The basic problem is the rising cost of energy for consumers, both private...

Sisters raise a glass to women in whisky

The once stereotypical image of men in tweed conjured up by the words ‘whisky drinker’ is long gone in the drink’s spiritual home. There...

Institute of Financial Accountants

A budget review, business coaching, guidance on applying for research and development tax credits and a fair sprinkling of networking will all be on...

New Chair for insolvency group R3

HBJ Gateley's corporate restructuring partner, Tim Cooper, has been named as the new chair for Scotland of R3, the insolvency trade association. In accepting...