BUSINESS

Workers’ rights during extreme weather warnings

The impact of the recent severe weather on businesses and workers was discussed at the First Minister’s six monthly meeting

National Investment Bank is one step closer

A publicly-owned investment bank for Scotland

A Scottish National Investment Bank is one step closer, following the publication of the implementation

UBS Wealth plans to double employees in Scotland

Wealth manager UBS plans to increase the number of staff in Edinburgh to 30 people, over the next two years

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Scotland’s economy continues to grow

GDP grew by 0.2% in the third quarter of 2017.

Scotland’s economy has remained resilient going into the second half of

Scotland’s Place in Europe: People, Jobs and Investment

A Scottish Government study has warned that leaving the European Union with no deal could leave the country’s economy £12.7bn

Mucomir small hydroelectric power station back on the grid in Scotland

Voith modernises small hydroelectric power station for one of the UK’s largest renewable energy suppliers

Technology Group Voith has successfully completed

Don't put Scotland's competitiveness at risk

CBI Scotland calls for tax parity across the UK and a Budget focussed on boosting productivity.

Ahead of the forthcoming 2018-19

RenewableUK welcomes Welsh Government’s support for return of onshore wind

RenewableUK is highlighting a call by the Welsh Government and a number of Welsh energy and environmental organisations, including RenewableUK

Scotland and the New North

Working closer with Northern neighbours

The Forum brought together policy makers, academics, business leaders and others interested in the future of

Delivering innovation. FM @NicolaSturgeon opens the Oil and Gas Technology Centre Innovation Hub

First Minister, Nicola Sturgeon MSP was in Aberdeen today to unveil a new state-of-the-art facility to drive innovation in the

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SPE Offshore Europe 2017

SPE Offshore Europe 2017 Decommissioning debate to take centre stage at SPE Offshore Europe 2017

Decommissioning will be a special focus

Kraken's First Oil

The enclosed announcement has been reported by EnQuest PLC (70.5% Operator) with regards to the Kraken development in which Cairn

All-Energy and SUMS 2017 hit the proverbial spot

19 May 2017 All-Energy, the UK’s largest annual renewable and low carbon energy exhibition and conference held in Glasgow on 10

Brexit to double cost of doing North Sea oil business

Oil & Gas UK has said that if the UK reverts to World Trade Organisation rules with the EU and

Two hundred jobs are to be created at Kishorn’s dry dock

Two hundred jobs are to be created at Kishorn’s dry dock in Wester Ross during the construction of the world’s

London centre for Scottish businesses

Nicola Sturgeon has officially opened a new London centre for Scottish businesses looking to expand internationally.

Branded as Scotland House, the

Bank of Scotland branches in the Lothians to be closed

Bank of Scotland management have confirmed that branches in Goldenacre and North Morningside in Edinburgh, and in Gorebridge and Gullane,

Gibraltar's passporting rights

Fund managers and insurers have been drawn to Gibraltar because of corporation tax of 10 percent and easy-to-access regulators.

Financial services

First Salvo: LSE and Deutsche Börse merger blocked by EU

The EU commission has blocked a £21bn merger of the London Stock Exchange and Deutsche Börse, halting plans for a tie-up

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Oil find ‘could be biggest of the century’

Hurricane Energy is set to announce, at the end of March, that surveys of its Halifax well in an area