Business Opinion

  • 18 August 2014

    From 5 April 2015 rights to generous time off work following the birth of a child will no longer be the preserve of women. Now, thanks to new government regulations, men will be able to take on a larger role - if they want to - in bringing up baby.

  • 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.