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MEDIA & LEISURE
New multi-million pound hotel and ‘urban resort’ for Edinburgh
THE owners of the Cameron House resort on the banks of Loch Lomond have unveiled plans for a multi-million pound new development in Edinburgh, The Scotsman can reveal.
‘Wrong UK economic policies’ hitting growth
THE economy is in a “desperate position” because the UK Government is pursuing the wrong policies and there is not much scope for the Scottish Government to do anything dramatically different to buck the trend, a leading expert says.
£4m Arla deal win for ACT Construction
A SPECIALIST construction firm has won its largest ever contract, guaranteeing employment for its Scottish workforce for the next 12 months. ACT Construction, which focuses on building cold storage facilities, has secured a tender for work at the Arla Food dairy in Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire.
Collagen deal is Angel Biotech’s second US tie this year
SHARES in Angel Biotechnology jumped by as much as 20 per cent yesterday after the Edinburgh-based life sciences firm won a contract for its collagen production plant in Glasgow, which it bought from sausage skin maker Devro in May.
MacBrayne chief quits as privatisation drum beats
FERRY company David MacBrayne has confirmed the departure of its chief executive amid ongoing controversy over the future operation of CalMac’s lifeline services to Scotland’s island communities.
Easyjet’s Edinburgh Airport expansion promises jobs boost
ONE HUNDRED jobs could be brought to Edinburgh after Easyjet announced plans to base two more aircraft at the capital’s airport. The airline already has five planes based in Edinburgh, flying to 24 destinations, and carrying 2.5 million passengers in the past 12 months.
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