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Business

Whisky industry plea for assurances as exports rise

Companies
RBS, 72% owned by the taxpayer, has made its first profit since the third quarter of 2015. Picture: John Devlin

Royal Bank of Scotland posts first profit since 2015

Financial
The taxpayer now owns just 0.89% of Lloyds Banking Group. Picture: Contributed

Taxpayer stake in Lloyds Banking Group cut below 1%

Financial

Farm incomes slashed by almost 50% in one year

Farming

Bob Ruddiman: Offshore conference vital to trade ideas

News

Law firm Thorntons targets further growth in Edinburgh

Law

Skyscanner chief honoured at digital technology awards

Tech
Peter Vardy's CarStore is on the site of Dundee's former Valentines card factory. Picture: Keith Hunter

Peter Vardy gears up to launch Dundee car superstore

Transport

Colin Hamilton: Robust laws needed to keep lights on

Scotch whisky exports rose by 4% last year. Picture: TSPL

Whisky industry plea for assurances as exports rise

Companies
Nicola Sturgeon visits Clyde Space, Scotlands first micro satellite company. Glasgow is the hub of the country's growing space sector. Picture: John Devlin/TSPL

Scotland’s space sector lifts off thanks to funding boost

Tech
OTC will be set against a backdrop of a 'lower for longer' oil price, writes Bob Ruddiman. Picture: Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images

Bob Ruddiman: Offshore conference vital to trade ideas

News
Skyscanner chief Gareth Williams won the ScotlandIS award for 'outstanding personal achievement'. Picture: Esme Allen

Skyscanner chief honoured at digital technology awards

Tech

Colin Hamilton: Robust laws needed to keep lights on

News 4

Peter Vardy gears up to launch Dundee car superstore

Transport

Sensors firm Pyreos wins first large-scale chip order

Tech

Taxpayer stake in Lloyds Banking Group cut below 1%

Financial
Germanys scheme to train youngsters shows different mindset

Daryl Teague: We must act to avoid construction skills drain

Opinion 1

DE Johnston: Are we being served? Not by my ‘local’ bank

Opinion

Derek Halden: Development must link to transport

Opinion
Mark Bevan is a former director at Keep Scotland Beautiful. Picture: John Devlin

SCDI names Mark Bevan as its new chief executive

Management
FSB national chairman Mike Cherry said genuine support for small firms can 'bring something game-changing to the economy'. Picture: Contributed

£5m prize fund launched to help de-stress ‘stifled’ SMEs

Management
Along with cyber-attacks, firms need to plan for other threats such as fires or natural disasters. Picture: Andrew Parsons/PA

Emma Stewart: Disaster recovery needs planning and testing

Management 1

Small firms raise fresh Brexit fears over EU workers

Management 8

Laura Hamilton: LinkedIn an integral part of corporate life

Management

On the move: Latest appointments and promotions

Management

The Big Interview: Tim Allan, the president of Scottish Chambers of Commerce

Management 1