17 Nov 2017
“Being your own boss” may have a positive impact on mental health and wellbeing, according to a new study, after it found that the self-employed are the least stressed workers in the economy.
16 Nov 2017
It was reported this week that Scotland’s policy-makers were looking to a small country in the Baltic for inspiration on how to administer devolved taxes.
15 Nov 2017
Scotland’s ruling party this week faced allegations that it had exerted undue pressure on an independent Parliamentary body which had been due to publish a potentially damaging report relating to the administration’s tax policy
14 Nov 2017
The Scottish Government will work towards achieving a national “Living Wage” in a bid to reduce poverty and promote growth.
13 Nov 2017
The Bank of Scotland’s monthly regional purchasing managers’ index (PMI) has revealed that Scotland’s private sector welcomed considerable growth in October.
10 Nov 2017
The Scottish housing market is moving in the right direction as the rest of the UK posts falling or flat sales, according to new figures.
9 Nov 2017
Scotland has been buoyed by news that the number of businesses north of the border has reached a record level.
8 Nov 2017
New figures reveal that the number of people finding permanent jobs has risen in Scotland.
7 Nov 2017
Businesses who signed up to the voluntary “living wage” scheme will soon have to increase staff wages – as the organisation announces an uplift in rates.
6 Nov 2017
Scotland’s First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has unveiled a new £4 million scheme to support the nation’s entrepreneurs and budding start-up businesses.