Business owners in Ayrshire and Lanarkshire to benefit from fully funded SME growth programme...

After an incredibly successful launch at their Paisley campus, University of the West of Scotland (UWS) are expanding the reach of the Help to Grow: Management programme to their Ayrshire and Lanarkshire campuses in...

The business of divorce: divorcing your business partner

For some married couples, the prospect of owning and running a business together is a dream come true. Unfortunately, not every marriage is built to last, and all of a sudden this dream can...

The website demystifying sustainable travel for Scottish businesses

The Way to Work website makes it easier for Scottish employers to support sustainability across the commute and business travel The Way to Work website makes it easier for workplaces to find the support they...

Governments must support business as economy braces for recession

The latest findings from a leading Scottish business survey by the Scottish Chambers of Commerce (SCC), shows the Scottish economy struggling against a growing whirlwind of pressures including increased input costs, inflationary hikes, mis-judged...

Economic Coalition’ needed between Business and Political Leaders to rebuild Scotland’s Economy

SCC President Urges ‘Economic Coalition’ between Business & Political Leaders to Rebuild Scotland’s Economy In his first Scottish Business Address to the Scottish business community, Stephen Leckie, President of Scottish Chambers of Commerce, said that...

Government must give us sight of policy now to bolster failing business confidence

The political and economic turbulence have left the business community in dismay. The Prime Minister’s sudden resignation and another Conservative Party leadership contest has exacerbated those levels of uncertainty in the UK. As we look ahead,...

Tight labour market holding back growth of companies

Scotland’s labour market continues to paint a varied picture. While employment is high and unemployment is low, staff shortages, recruitment challenges and labour market supply continue to present stubborn barriers for businesses. The latest quarterly...

Group proceedings – what are the risks for Scottish businesses?

A recent report suggests that the number of class actions (or group proceedings as they are referred to in Scotland) raised against UK companies continues to increase. Over the last year there has been a...

Demand for green jobs in Scotland is growing

New report defining and estimating green jobs is published. Demand for green jobs is increasing in Scotland with existing jobs transforming to reflect Scotland’s just transition to net zero. That is one of the findings of...

ZeroAvia & AGS Airports team up to bring zero-emission flights to Scotland

Zero-emission aviation pioneer and AGS Airports to collaborate on hydrogen fuel infrastructure and launching zero-emission routes in first-of-a-kind partnership for the UK ZeroAvia, the leader in developing zero-emission solutions for commercial aviation, today announced an...