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Contrast in fortunes for hotels

December 22 2012

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.

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Weir Group makes US shale oil move

December 21 2012

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.