CMS creates Head of Renewables role as business responds to demand for green technologies

Commercial Maintenance Services (CMS) UK Ltd has appointed Adam Bartle to the newly created position of Head of Renewables as it looks to grow...

SCHOOLS’ NEW RESOURCE GIVES INSIGHTS INTO FUTURE CAREERS IN CLIMATE FINANCE

When we think about jobs that save the planet, we rarely think about the financial sector as leading the way.   However, a new schools’ initiative...

DEPRESSION AND ANXIETY RIFE AMONG DOCTORS DURING FIRST AND SECOND WAVE OF COVID PANDEMIC

High levels of anxiety and depression among medical doctors have been recorded in a new cross-country study that finds Italian doctors most likely to...

Lack of cross-border investing by Business Angels harmful to innovation

The EU lags behind both the US and China in its number of high growth entrepreneurial firms (HGFs). These firms play a critical role...

Law firm becomes Scotland’s first “Menopause Friendly” workplace

Leading independent commercial law firm Burness Paull has become the first accredited “Menopause Friendly” employer in Scotland - as well as becoming the first...

Step up climate change adaptation efforts or face huge disruption: UN report

Estimated adaptation costs in developing countries are five to ten times greater than current public adaptation finance flows Fewer than one third of...

CMS creates Head of Renewables role as business responds to demand for green technologies

Commercial Maintenance Services (CMS) UK Ltd has appointed Adam Bartle to the newly created position of Head of Renewables as it looks to grow...

SCHOOLS’ NEW RESOURCE GIVES INSIGHTS INTO FUTURE CAREERS IN CLIMATE FINANCE

When we think about jobs that save the planet, we rarely think about the financial sector as leading the way.   However, a new schools’ initiative...

Step up climate change adaptation efforts or face huge disruption: UN report

Estimated adaptation costs in developing countries are five to ten times greater than current public adaptation finance flows Fewer than one third of...

Futureproofing transport at the COP Resilience Hub

Specialists in climate change resilience, Climate Sense have partnered with the University of Birmingham and the Infrastructure Operators' Adaptation Forum (IOAF) to deliver a...

Why 1.5 degrees matters

The world is at a critical juncture. Climate change and the energy crisis are creating a perfect storm that won’t blow over. Action –...

Trade mission showcases Scottish luxury on a global stage

As the world’s economy continues to power back up, Scottish businesses are being urged to grab the global opportunities on offer. The Scottish Chambers of...

Fasten your seatbelt because Scotland’s economy is finally taking off once again

Report after report shows that economic performance, alongside businesses and consumer confidence is rebounding far better than anyone could have anticipated as we power...

Scottish Chambers Network taking Scotland to the world

Scottish businesses are being urged to reconnect with the world and discover valuable new opportunities at the World Expo being held in Dubai. The Scottish...

Scotland is calling

Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, VisitScotland has worked hard to ensure Scotland remains front of mind with international visitors, so we are top of their...

GlobalScot – 20 years of promoting Scotland internationally

By Neil Francis, Interim Managing Director, Scottish Development International If there’s one message that Scottish Development International (SDI) has stressed over the past year it...

Virgin Media paints cabinets gold in Edinburgh to celebrate ParalympicsGB

Virgin Media has painted broadband cabinets gold in Edinburgh to celebrate the achievements of ParalympicsGB at the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games. Proud partners of ParalympicsGB,...

SFRS reveals firefighters respond to almost 30,000 workplace false alarms each year

Around 64,000 hours of firefighters’ time is needlessly spent each year checking out false alarms from workplaces, figures from the latest Scottish Fire and...

Scottish expansion for fee-sharing law firm Spencer West

Leading integrated fee-sharing law firm Spencer West LLP has launched a Scottish practice. The firm’s presence in Scotland will be spearheaded by former DLA Piper...

Edinburgh law firm dla piper named cop26 legal services provider

DLA Piper has been appointed by the UK government as the Provider of Legal Services for the COP26 summit in Glasgow in November. The firm...