More jobs are set to go from Scotland’s ailing construction industry next year, adding to the loss of more than 8,000 positions in the last 12 months.
Revenue earned by Scotland’s hotels outstripped the remainder of the UK during October although ‘healthy’ figures masked “widely differing performance levels” across the Scottish industry.
Shares in Dundee-based cash machine software solutions firm i-design fell back 10% yesterday despite the firm’s pre-tax profits more than doubling.
Scotland is on-track for its greenest ever year of electricity generation, figures from the UK Government have shown.
Glasgow-based engineering firm Weir Group has increased its exposure to shale oil and gas markets after snapping up US services firm Mathena in a deal which could be worth as much as $385 million.
Aerospace and defence contractor BAE Systems yesterday warned its 2012 profits could be hit if it could not reach agreement with Saudi Arabia over a multi-billion-pound aircraft order.
A credit-card sized computer designed to stimulate interest in programming among a new generation of coders has received the backing of a Dundee development studio.
Two former UBS traders have been charged by US prosecutors in connection with alleged efforts to manipulate Libor interest rates.
Euan Sutherland has been appointed to the top job at the Co-operative Group.
Online publishing and technology firm brightsolid yesterday said it expected further growth following a major investment in its state-of-the-art data storage centre.