Tuesday, February 20th, 2018
As I See It
We now have a more complex income tax system and it will not result in any significant improvement in public services…
Scottish Beer Awards 2018
The national awards programme for Scottish brewing has launched its third annual competition
Glasgow Film Festival
Wes Anderson’s latest quirky animation The Isle Of Dogs is expected to be the main attraction at the Glasgow Film Festival opening this week.
Private equity funding
A software company which helps businesses achieve health and safety compliance is creating 50 jobs after securing £3 million
World first for brewer
BrewDog has unveiled plans to build the world’s first craft beer hotel – with beer on tap in guest bedrooms.
Regeneration of site
The site of a former shoelace factory has secured its first tenants to help in a regeneration project.
Interim dividend declared
Springfield Properties, the Elgin-based housebuilder, expects an uplift in revenue and profit.
Sharp rise in profits
HSBC heralded a positive start to the bank reporting season with a sharp rise in annual pre-tax profits
Loss expected for year
Shop and office fitter Havelock Europa has secured additional funding to help deliver a revised strategy.
Ayrshire company closes
A historic textiles factory which has supplied the Royal Family has closed because of increased competition.