Business

Business

Clydesdale reveals list of 40 Scottish branches set to close

Financial
Airdrie Savings Bank. Picture: Alan Watson

Airdrie Savings Bank to close its doors with 70 jobs lost

News
The Entrepreneurial Spark awards recognised the achievements of Edinburgh's brightest start-ups. Picture: John Devlin

Edinburgh entrepreneurs share £24,000 to spark growth

Companies
Dairy farm numbers have fallen to their lowest level since records began more than a century ago. Picture: John Devlin

Fewer dairy herds than ever before, but they are larger

Farming

FreeAgent inks accounting software tie-up with RBS

Tech

Welfare fund deal gives lift to RSBi workforce

Companies

Katy Wedderburn: The year ahead for employment law

Law

Royal Mail hit by slump in Christmas letter volumes

Companies
Esther Binnie joined Edinburgh-based Innis & Gunn seven years ago. Picture: Contributed

Brewer Innis & Gunn promotes Esther Binnie to finance chief

Retail
Left to right are Sandy Kennedy, chief executive of Entrepreneurial Scotland; Paul Reynolds, Saltire Fellow and creator of Cup Tea Rooms and Gin 71; and Mark Baird. Picture: Robert Perry

Entrepreneurial Scotland opens to new intake

Companies
RSBi is the manufacturing division of City Building. Picture: Contributed

Welfare fund deal gives lift to RSBi workforce

Companies
Mother India Cafe, Infirmary St, Edinburgh.

10 of the best Indian restaurants in Edinburgh

News 2
A drop in letter volumes offset a stronger performance from Royal Mail's parcels business. Picture: Julie Bull

Royal Mail hit by slump in Christmas letter volumes

Companies

Robroyston station opening will be Glasgow’s 60th

Transport 2

Katy Wedderburn: The year ahead for employment law

Law

FreeAgent inks accounting software tie-up with RBS

Tech
The nations jobless total has jumped by a massive 11,000 . Picture: Ian Georgeson

Scots economy “lags behind UK” in latest economic data

Politics 137

Chinese president Xi Jinping warns against trade protectionism

World 1
Left to right are Sandy Kennedy, chief executive of Entrepreneurial Scotland; Paul Reynolds, Saltire Fellow and creator of Cup Tea Rooms and Gin 71; and Mark Baird. Picture: Robert Perry

Entrepreneurial Scotland opens to new intake

Companies
Fashion textiles from Johnstons of Elgin are exported all over the world.

Innovation woven into fabric of Scottish firm’s workforce

Management
Luke Thurman says hotdesks and shared spaces, where client and staff lines cross, are the 'new normal'. Picture: David P Scott

Luke Thurman: Collaboration is key in workplace design

Management

On the move: Latest appointments and promotions

Management

Allan Macpherson: Five steps to ward off winter damage

Management

Five things I wish I knew when I started my business

Management

Interview: Ros Taylor, CEO of Ros Taylor Company

Management