Markets & Economy

  • 23 September 2014

    THE value of Scotch whisky exports in the first half of this year was down sharply on the same period of 2013, as sales to the key US market and the Asian hub of Singapore dropped, industry figures have shown.

  • 23 September 2014

    Marine energy companies have invested more than £30 million in Scotland in the past 12 months and injected more than £200m into the Scottish economy.

  • 23 September 2014

    TESCO shares crashed to an 11-year low after the supermarket warned it may have overstated profits by £250 million.

  • 23 September 2014

    THE SOCIAL Bite pioneering sandwich shop chain which offers employment to homeless people and donates 100% of its profits to charity is to be backed by Sir Tom Hunter.

  • 22 September 2014

    INDEPENDENT hospitality operators in Dundee have called for steps to be taken to ensure the bars and restaurants planned for the city's £1 billion Waterfront development are not dominated by corporate brands.

  • 21 September 2014

    Scotland's major banks were to the fore when virtually all of our share tips pushed higher on Friday morning in a knee-jerk reaction to the referendum result.

  • 20 September 2014

    THE Edinburgh hotel sector overtook Aberdeen in terms of revenue per available room in June, as the tourist season got into full swing, a survey has shown.