The Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) has called for more government support as research found a decline in business confidence in the months before the EU referendum vote.
The north-east dealmaking community is optimistic about continued merger and acquisition activity over the next 12 months, according to a new survey by professional services firm KPMG.
A £900,000 project being launched at Scotland's largest offshore windpower conference in Aberdeen today is aimed at supporting growth in the industry's supply chain.
SCOTTISH businesses and an environmental organisation have called for more firms north of the border to sign up to a consumer label which highlights products made thanks to wind energy.
THE Business Growth Fund (BGF), established to help Britain's fast growing smaller and medium sized businesses, said Simon Munro was joining as regional director for Scotland.
Energy companies have strengthened links with Brazil thanks to a trade mission involving energy and engineering umbrella organisation North Scotland Industries Group (NSIG).
EXHIBITORS at this week's Australasian Oil and Gas Exhibition and Conference in Perth, Western Australia, include some familiar names in the north and north-east.
Scottish Enterprise energy team director Brian Nixon said yesterday it was more important than ever for Scottish companies to look to new markets.