Business Opinion

  • 9 April 2015

    WHILE Royal Dutch Shell said its commitment to the North Sea would not change with the planned £47billion acquisition of BG, news of the deal will only increase uncertainty about the future of the area.

  • 7 April 2015

    Having just returned from two weeks under the Kalahari sun in Botswana - where I lived and worked 35 years ago - I would much prefer to report on developments there rather than events back in icy and general election- besotted Scotland.

  • 7 April 2015

    The importance of shipping and trade to the economy in the UK, an island nation, is business critical and we must continue to encourage and support the development of our port infrastructure to ensure our competitiveness in a global market place.