RESEARCH FUNDING HELPS SCOTTISH VODKA COMPANY GIVE BACK TO BRITAIN’S HEROES

Finding the right kind of helpAn Edinburgh entrepreneur has launched a drinks business that pledges a fifth of all profits to Forces and Veterans...

INDEPENDENCE – 90%+ OF SMALL BUSINESS OWNERS HAVE DECIDED

More than 90% of small business owners in Scotland say they've already decided how they are going to vote in the September referendum on...

CONFIDENCE BOOST IN CONSTRUCTION

The latest Scottish Construction Monitor suggests that employers in the industry in Scotland are at their most confident since the beginning of the economic...

Scotland Decides ’14: all about the money as currency debate rages on

By Michael Keating, University of Aberdeen; Chris Whatley, University of Dundee; Jo Armstrong, Glasgow University, and Trevor Salmon, University of Aberdeen Scots would continue to...

LETTER FROM SCOTLAND 28th March 2014

Another battle has broken out in the energy war. Scottish and Southern Energy (SSE) has thrown down the gauntlet to its competitors, and the...

Letter from Germany – ‘The answer my friend…’

In some European countries community ownership of onshore windfarms has been a main driver for the development of renewable energy and the decentralised generation...

Letter from Scotland: 22nd March 2014

The history of Scotland could well be written up as a search for energy. We began by cutting down the Caledonian forest, then cutting...

SMALL BUSINESS – CONFIDENCE BOOST

Confidence highest since survey began The latest quarterly confidence report from the Federation of Small Businesses shows that small business confidence in Scotland has risen...

Speyside Whisky Festival Whisky Awards

The 2014 shortlist announced A mouthwatering competition has been set up in the Spirit of Speyside Whisky Festival Whisky Awards, with eight of the region’s...

SCOTLAND THE BRAND – THE NEED TO MAKE THE MOST OF IT!

Scotland - overburdened by iconography by Charlie Laidlaw Companies stand or fall on the authenticity of their brands, with brand value an integral element in corporate...