Business

Business

UK oil and gas reserves may only last a decade

The Scottish oil industry could be entering its final decade of production - researchers have warned.

Business
John Wright, managing director of Deeside Timberframe, with new operations director Stewart Ferguson.

Deeside Timberframe appoints Stewart Ferguson as Operations Director

Stonehaven-based Deeside Timberframe, part of the Bancon Group, has appointed a new operations director to help drive its continued expansion and growth.

Business
Power station workers across Scotland are threatening strike action over pay.

Power workers threaten strike action over “derisory” offer

Workers at power stations across the country are threatening to go on strike after what has been described as a “derisory pay offer” by Scottish Power.

Business
Left to right - Lewis Gray, property manager, Gavin Slesser, estate worker, Tom Slesser, property foreman, Malcolm Nicol, managing partner, with the  IIP silver accreditation which Ballogie was awarded earlier this year

Deeside firm in running for award

A Deeside company has been shortlisted for the prestigious Investors in People Awards 2017.

Business
The new AECC site

Work progressing well on new AECC

Updated photographs show that work is continuing to progress well on the site of the new £333million AECC.

Business
BrewDog was one of the first companies in Scotland to achieve Living Wage accreditation.

Positive support for Living Wage from Scottish public and employers

The Living Wage has won overwhelming support from Scots who regard it as both a boost to a company’s status and helping to make products and services more attractive.

Business
Rebecca Carr

Kintore salon announces expansion

An award-winning North-East hairdresser has announced it is to expand as its stylists prepare to head to London Fashion Week.

Business
Test projects will take place in Aberdeenshire

Broadband boost for Aberdeenshire

Aberdeenshire has been chosen as one of six areas to pilot the UK's fastest broadband as part of a £200 million project.

Business
Low's chip shop in Westhill

On the ‘Oscar’ shortlist

A Westhill chip shop has been shortlisted for a leading award.

Business
Twin River brand ambassador Ricky Chan, distiller Andrew Tulloch and brand ambassador Ryan Rhodes filling the first cask of Twin River Whisky

New Deeside whisky distillery launched

A new distillery has been launched on Deeside, thought to be the first in nearly 200 years.

Business
There's a new wonder on the horizon. Picture: Greg Macvean

Queensferry Crossing opens to traffic

Move over Burj-Al-Arab, the Golden Gate Bridge and CN Tower – there’s a new man-made head-turner on the scene.

News
Dave Shand, left, and Mark Bishop shake hands on the deal

Deal reached in ‘Glencoe’ trademark dispute

A row between a small Deeside business and the National Trust for Scotland over a trademark is over.

Business
Ricky Nicol , chief executive of the telecoms company Commsworld. Pic: Phil Wilkinson.

Call for action to improve Scotland’s poor digital infrastructure

Urgent and significant action is needed to address Scotland’s critically poor digital infrastructure which has already been “left in the dust” of European neighbours.

Business
Offers of more than �1.2million are being invited for the Braemar Lodge

On offer for £1.2 million

A top Deeside hotel has gone on the market for more than £1.2million.

Business
All factory staff will soon benefit from the Living Wage.

Poppy factory becomes Living Wage employer

Lady Haig’s Poppy Factory in Edinburgh has been named an accredited Living Wage employer.

Business
The Scotsman showed strong growth in digital revenue.

Johnston Press hails ‘milestone’ first half as revenues rise

Newspaper publisher Johnston Press today hailed a strong half-year performance including a double-digit hike in digital advertising revenues and audience numbers.

News
The pre-determination hearing will be in September

Council hearing on Dons stadium

A pre-determination hearing into Aberdeen FC’s new stadium plans will be held in September.

Business
Keith Muir from Portsoy Boat Shed (left) and Michael Bruce (Glen Tanar) who donated the timber.

Glen Tanar donation will save ‘Sea Spray’

Collaboration and support for the community are important aspects of the way Glen Tanar’s Michael and Claire Bruce do business.

Business
Call for more action to tackle air pollution, despite Government ban on the sale of diesel and petrol cars.

More action needed on air pollution

Environmental groups and The Scottish Greens have called on the UK Government to do more to tackle air pollution.

Transport
Load more