Crown Estate Scotland in board appointments

The Scottish Government’s Cabinet Secretary for Rural Affairs, Land Reform and Islands, Mairi Gougeon MSP, announced the appointment of Global Wind Energy Council senior fellow Adam Bruce, Scottish…























Scottish salmon exports rise to £645m

Scottish salmon exports have risen to £645 million, reaching their highest level in five years, as international demand continues to grow. New UK HMRC data…










RJ McLeod bought by OCU Group of Stockport

Stockport-based OCU Group, an energy transition and utilities services company, announced the acquisition of Glasgow and Dingwall-based RJ McLeod (Contractors) Limited. “RJ McLeod has over…










Scots unemployment rises to 4.7%

Estimates sourced from the UK’s Office for National Statistics (ONS) Labour Force Survey show the unemployment rate in Scotland was 4.7%, up 0.4 percentage points, over…

























Chivas Brothers in sustainable barley venture

Chivas Brothers, the Scotch whisky business of Pernod Ricard,has announced a new agriculture programme supporting sustainable farming practices among Scottish barley growers represented by Bairds…