Bank of Scotland launches digital academy

A new digital academy launched by Bank of Scotland aims to help people, businesses and charities across Scotland boost their essential skills.

Published 18 June 2021

Scottish fintech Miconex asks families to nominate 'school superheroes' for rewards

Scottish fintech Miconex has launched a national campaign asking families in Scotland to nominate their "school superheroes" who have made a positive contribution to their school community.

Published 18 June 2021

James Donaldson & Sons acquires worktop specialist Stonecare

Timber firm James Donaldson & Sons Ltd (JDS) has further developed its programme of growth with the acquisition of Glasgow-based worktop specialist, Stonecare.

Published 18 June 2021

Lee Fitzpatrick: How the quick hit of short-termism damages profitability

Scottish entrepreneur Lee Fitzpatrick offers suggestions of how businesses can focus on the longer-term in their digital marketing strategies.

Published 18 June 2021

And finally... wheels of fortune

A woman who allegedly robbed a bank from her electric wheelchair has been arrested.

Published 18 June 2021

MHA Henderson Loggie supports competition for video game start-ups

Accountancy firm MHA Henderson Loggie is supporting a university competition credited with propelling up-and-coming video game designers along the path to success.

Published 17 June 2021

Iain Masterton: New EU VAT rules undermine joys of summer

Just as the summer is about to begin in earnest, new VAT rules affecting UK suppliers selling goods and services online to EU consumers could dampen the mood for some businesses, writes Iain Masterton.

Published 17 June 2021

Scottish economy contracts by 'concerning' 1.9% in Q1 2021

The Scottish economy contracted by 1.9% during the first quarter of the year, which business experts have called "concerning and disappointing".

Published 17 June 2021

Savings Bank Museum in Ruthwell spared closure

A museum at the site of the world's first savings bank has been spared closure by TSB following a community campaign.

Published 17 June 2021

And finally... Bit much?

An almost empty two-building office development in Houston has opened itself up to offers in Bitcoin in an attempt to generate interest from tenants.

Published 17 June 2021