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Monday 22nd April 2013
Government ready to give teachers a lesson in economics?
Monday 15th April 2013
I’m sure I‘m among the hordes of Scots welcoming the end of winter and looking forward to the longer, warmer days of spring.
Monday 8th April 2013
Some say entrepreneurs are born.
Monday 1st April 2013
Our fair city of Glasgow is once again the centre of attention. I was delighted to hear that ‘the Dear Green Place’ has been shortlisted as one of only four cities that will compete to become Europe’s Green Capital in 2015.
Monday 25th March 2013
Waiting on the reaction to a budget must be nerve racking for any Chancellor but most get to finish delivering their speech first.
Monday 11th March 2013
I was encouraged to see a few Scottish businesses reporting good news for a change. Edinburgh based aviation company, John Menzies, announced a 16 per-cent rise in profits while John Wood Group reported a 43 per-cent rise in pre-tax profits.
Monday 4th March 2013
George Osborne attempted to play down the impact of the UK's loss of its AAA credit rating and said he would redouble efforts to cut the deficit.
Monday 25th February 2013
Internationally renowned brand, Apple, faced a PR crisis last week when it was announced some of its employees’ computers had been hacked.
Monday 18th February 2013
For the last week there has been one news story dominating headlines and news bulletins across the UK and abroad.
Monday 11th February 2013
The recent announcement that more charging stations for electric cars are going to be placed around Scotland didn’t seem to spark much of a reaction.