Business Opinion

  • 28 August 2014

    IOMART has been a Scottish success story in recent years and appears to be getting closer to a £320 million takeover which would ensure significant windfalls for its shareholders.

  • 26 August 2014

    OVERALL business in Edinburgh and Scotland continues to benefit from a rich pool of talent.

  • 24 August 2014

    As reported in these pages, the Scottish Fishermen's Federation has felt the wrath of the First Minister for daring to question certain dark hints (since denied as being such) about how an ex-EU Scotland could make life difficult for foreign fishermen accessing Norwegian waters.

  • 17 August 2014

    While Glasgow City Council has made known its feelings about the humanitarian crisis in Gaza by flying the Palestinian flag, it has been less forthcoming about its award in June of a major security surveillance contract to NICE, an Israeli multinational company.

  • 15 August 2014

    THE scale of the changes at the top of two of Scotland's best-known quoted companies, and the attendant challenges, have been underlined this week by news of two executive moves, one entirely out of the blue and the other long anticipated.

  • 11 August 2014

    David Capaldi, managing director of Opinurate, a mobile-optimised customer experience management software firm, warns that businesses need to be careful with how they use daily deal sites in order to avoid damaging their customers' experience of them, their brand and, ultimately, their bottom line.