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Tuesday, January 23rd, 2018


Jobs boost for Livingston

Retail park set for £3.5m upgrade

Next store

Work is to begin next month on a £3.5 million facelift to Almondvale West Retail Park in Livingston.

CBI Scotland survey

Output growth aided by strong exports

Tracy Black

Scottish manufacturing firms reported the pace of output growth picked up ..

Murrayfield villa finds buyer

Murray takes hit on sale of Edinburgh home

Former Rangers owner Sir David Murray has sold his Edinburgh home for almost £1 million under the price he wanted four years ago.

Games tycoons return to Edinburgh

FanDuel founders reunite to launch Flick

Nigel Eccles and Rob Jones

Two of FanDuel’s co-founders, former chief executive Nigel Eccles, and product designer Rob Jones, have announced their latest business venture.

Australian Open

Edmund stuns Dimitrov to reach semi-final

Kyle Edmund

Britain’s Kyle Edmund produced the match of his life as he defeated world No. 3 Grigor Dimitrov to reach his first Grand Slam semi-final at the Australian Open.

Britain’s Kyle Edmund stunned third seed Grigor Dimitrov to reach his first Grand Slam semi-final at the Australian Open

Edmund, playing in the last eight of a major for the first time, secured a four set win 6-4 3-6 6-3 6-4. The world number 49 is only the sixth British man to reach the last four at a Grand Slam in the Open era. He will play top seed Rafael Nadal or sixth seed Marin Cilic on Thursday for a place in the final. Full report here  

Watchdog concern over bid

Sky deal would give Murdoch family ‘too much control’

James Murdoch vid

Competition authorities say 21st Century Fox’s proposed takeover of Sky is not in the public interest due to media plurality concerns.

Call for project bank accounts

FSB demands protection from big firm failures

Mike Cherry

Small firms have joined the call for ‘project bank accounts’ to be set up to help avoid more problems for sub-contractors caused by the collapse of main contractors.