Reforms aimed at increasing the share of public sector contracts going to Scotland’s small businesses have had “little impact”, a new report has claimed.
Start-up businesses in Scotland have borrowed more than £26 million from the British Business Bank since its launch six years ago.
Sir Philip Green is preparing to launch a dramatic restructuring plan for his retail empire, which could come at the cost of hundreds of jobs.
Business leaders welcomed MPs’ vote to reject a no-deal Brexit under any circumstances but urged the Government to turn it into action.
More Scottish businesses can apply for a share of £2 million to prepare for Brexit, Nicola Sturgeon has announced.
The Scottish Government should have a seat at the negotiating table in Brexit trade negotiations to protect the distinct priorities of Scottish trade, according to a House of Commons committee.
Nicola Sturgeon has announced a new strategy to tackle the gender pay gap in Scotland in a speech on International Women’s Day.
A fibre training school featuring a replica street has been unveiled by Openreach to train the next generation of digital engineers.
Scotland has maintained its place as the top performing part of the UK when it comes to gender diversity in the workplace, a new report has found.
Labour has called for a train maintenance depot in Glasgow that is facing closure to be brought into public ownership.
Businesses are being urged to prepare for a potential no-deal Brexit by taking steps to ensure they can continue to trade with the EU.
The Scottish Government want the number of people earning the Living Wage to increase by 25,000 in the next three years.
Nicola Sturgeon has announced £100,000 of new funding to help boost a mentoring scheme for women in business across Scotland.
The Business Secretary is meeting workers at the Scottish Braille Press to celebrate the success of the social enterprise and its diverse workforce.
A majority of small businesses in Scotland make a contribution to their communities or give to charity, according to a new report.
One in three breastfeeding mothers have been forced to use a toilet when they express milk after they return to work, according to a survey.
A scheme designed to help businesses develop and grow has been criticised by MSPs over its “lack of accountability and transparency”.
Big businesses who pay their suppliers unacceptably late should be banned from getting public contracts, the Scottish Government has been told.
Drinks giant Diageo has submitted plans for a new seven-storey whisky visitor centre in the heart of Edinburgh.
An international agreement to grow and sustain social enterprises in Scotland and Canada has been announced by Nicola Sturgeon on a visit to Toronto.
Economic links between Scotland and Canada will be strengthened by a new Scottish Government office in Ottawa, Nicola Sturgeon has said.
The number of restaurants going bust in 2018 across Scotland was the worst on record, analysts have found.
Outsourcer Serco has inked a £560 million contract to provide health services to the Australia Defence Force in conjunction with Bupa.
Scottish Water is carrying out investigations into the waste water management system, and the information gathered will be used to plan improvements which could alleviate flooding issues.
A “modest” rise in Scottish firms’ confidence levels has been reported in a new study.
A woman’s account of an “abusive” interview at a UK tech company has sparked outrage online as the latest example of workplace bullying.
Stephen Martin has stepped down as director general of the Institute of Directors after less than two years, and just weeks ahead of Brexit.
Business insolvencies in Scotland have risen by 14% in a year, new figures indicate.
A no-deal Brexit could cost Scotland £14 billion a year, new analysis by business organisation the CBI has indicated.
Shares in Revolution Bars collapsed on Monday after the firm warned that full-year profit will take a knock from “economic and political uncertainties”, taking a shine off rising sales over the festive period.