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  • Businesses are urged to grab all the opportunities that will be afforded by Scotland's year in the sporting and political spotlight by ­speakers at The Herald/Scottish Enterprise seminar. By Antony Akilade

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  • IN this week's SME Focus we hear from two coffee trade entrepreneurs who expect the forthcoming Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games and Ryder Cup golf tournament to provide a boost for demand for the brew from visitors to Scotland.

  • SIR Tom Hunter is stepping up his business activity by supporting a plan to list a portfolio of property assets that includes Madame Tussauds and Alton Towers on the stock market.

  • THE CHIEF executive of Cairn Energy, Simon ¬≠Thomson, suffered a 5.5% fall in his total remuneration last year when the oil and gas firm had a relatively disappointing year with the drill bit.

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