John McDonnell has claimed the financial crises has left Britain’s economy dangerously unprepared for the fourth industrial revolution.
Sports Direct board members have discussed a possible merger between Debenhams and House of Fraser, a company director has revealed.
Sports Direct chairman Keith Hellawell has said he will step down from the company, ending a controversial nine-year tenure in the role.
Galliford Try’s annual profits surged 145% as the company recovered from hefty charges linked to major infrastructure projects a year earlier.
Energy giant SSE has warned half-year profits will tumble 50% after suffering the effects of higher gas prices and dry, still and warm weather.
Pub company JD Wetherspoon is to increase its range of drinks from UK and non-EU producers from later this month, it has announced.
House of Fraser has apologised to customers after cancelling all orders placed online.
Asda has notched up another rise in quarterly sales, but the speed of growth was pegged back by the timing of Easter.
The management at BHS made unreasonable and optimistic assumptions about the retailer’s future ahead of its doomed sale to a serial bankrupt, the accountancy watchdog has said.
Shares in Cobham have plunged after the defence and aerospace group revealed a £40 million hit and said Boeing is withholding payments amid a spat over the aircraft giant’s US tanker programme.
GlaxoSmithKline has announced a major restructuring programme that will see the company slash £400 million in annual costs in an effort to bolster research spending.
Bankers, lawyers and PR firms are poised for a bumper £339 million pay day if Comcast triumphs in its takeover bid for broadcaster Sky.
The FTSE 100 put in a lacklustre performance at the end of the week as Donald Trump turned up the heat on the US trade war with China.
A Scottish law firm is urging businesses to support the cultural sector to reinforce the vital role it plays in attracting visitors and investment to the city.
A new tool has been launched to help save Aberdonians from thousands of pounds of fraud.
Aberdeen City Libraries are hosting a unique murder mystery event to mark the end of the Central Library’s 125th anniversary celebrations.
Parking misery looks set to continue at Raigmore Hospital with the news that plans for two overspill car parks have been put on hold.
Highland Council has pledged to rectify new webcast equipment that crashed within minutes on its first day of operation at Thursday's Inverness City Committee.
Highland Council chiefs have been accused of lacking "accountability and transparency" over spending from the £315million Inverness City Region Deal.
Three north and north-east councils are in talks to combine their buying power in a radical experiment that could save them millions of pounds each a year.
Highland Council was under fire last night for spending £500,000 to dress an iconic Inverness building in a "hideous" gold coat.
A bitter row has erupted over a claim that deposed north MP Danny Alexander jeopardised a multimillion-pound investment package for Inverness by not finalising a deal while in a position of power.
Not too long ago, Aberdeen was voted the best city to live in Scotland – and the second best in the UK.