North-east businessman Andy Willox has urged the Scottish Government to use the public sector’s “enormous spending power” to boost the economy.
A leading Aberdeen entrepreneur has called on the governments in Edinburgh and London to work harder to restore business confidence in 2018.
Three-fifths of business owners don’t want the Scottish Government to change income tax rates, while two-thirds believe an increase would be detrimental to the economy, according to a poll by the Federation of Small Businesses (FSB).
News of plans to close so many RBS branches is bitterly disappointing — particularly for those bank workers whose jobs are under threat.
A leading business group has warned that badly managed parking is hampering efforts to turn around Scotland’s high streets.
A leading business group has urged the UK Government to pursue unfettered access to mainland European markets after Brexit.
Business start-ups around the UK have slumped by nearly 20% in five years, a study has found.
The Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) has called on the Scottish Government to help deliver a fair deal for the nation’s growing army of self-employed.
A leading business group has called for funds heading to Scotland from the UK Government’s apprenticeship levy to be spent on vocational skills academies.
Scottish business chiefs moved quickly to calm nerves yesterday after UK voters chose to quit the European Union.
The Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) has urged Scottish firms to embrace change to help them thrive in 2016.
A survey of 6,263 UK members of the Federation of Small Businesses (FSB), including 571 in Scotland, has revealed a majority of owners north of the border want Britain to stay in the European Union.
In his new year's message Federation of Small Businesses' (FSB) Scottish policy convenor Andy Willox has said that 2015 must be a year of delivery for the country's small firms.
A competition watchdog probe into small and medium-sized enterprise (SME) banking is a chance to end a duopoly in the market in Scotland, a business chief said yesterday.
Scottish small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) were owed £1.7million each on average in their last full trading year, with Aberdeen firms worse off, new figures show.
The referendum result is conclusive and people need to focus on giving Scotland a brighter future, according to the Federation of Small Businesses (FSB).
Scottish small business confidence has fallen below the UK average after a difficult quarter, according to the Federation of Small Businesses (FSB).
One of Scotland's biggest business organisations has set out to cut through the "waffle" surrounding the independence debate.