£100m NEW DISTILLERY CENTER FOR THE MACALLAN

The new distillery will help meet demand for The Macallan Edrington, one the few whisky companies still to be in Scottish hands, is to invest...

FOOD AND DRINK: SCOTLAND’S FIRST TRADE MISSION TO INDIA

India - a potentially massive new market for Scottish Food and Drink Scotland’s first ever food and drink delegation is in India this week to...

POSITIVE OUTLOOK FOR TOURISM

The Future for Tourism on Tayside is bright As Dundee gets over the shock of losing out to Hull in being the next 'City of...

COMMENT – CURRENCY UNION?

Could Scotland keep the Pound? There has been an elephant in the room for some time now – and now it has finally been acknowledged....

LETTER FROM SCOTLAND 15 NOVEMBER 2013

The devastation caused by Typhoon Haiyan (Pic: from Twitter) The devastating typhoon in the Philippines has sent a wave of sympathy around the world. It has...

SCOTS EMPLOYMENT AND UNEMPLOYMENT BOTH RISE

Employment has risen for ten consecutive months This morning saw yet more positive news about the Scottish economy, with a number of Scots in work...

Business owners “asleep at the wheel” on changing technology

Over a THIRD of CEOs don't have anyone 'IT Savvy' on their team New research from the business organisation, Vistage, reveals the worrying fact that...

LETTER FROM SCOTLAND: 8TH NOVEMBER 2013

The Shipyards at Govan and Scotstoun survive The deal the UK government seems to be offering Scotland is: you can have a shipbuilding industry on...

PLANS TO REVITALISE TOWN CENTRES?

The Scottish Government want town centres to be 'vibrant' Plans to revive Scotland's town centres seem to be formulated roughly once every 10 years. There...

Comment: The Challenge of Exporting

Scotland's SMEs are eager to board the export express... but it's a tough business getting a ticket By Dr Jo Oliver Chief Executive of AvantiCell Science Politicians...