Latest News

Please find below a range of stories from across the membership and the network. If you would like to submit a member story please send it to Cheryl King for inclusion on this page and our fortnightly Enewsletter.

HRFCA & Knockhill Racing Circuit host Armed Forces Appreciation Day

Thursday, 11 April 2019

The HRFCA Engagement team attend Knockhill Racing Circuit’s Armed Forces Appreciation day with a number of supportive employers.

The event was organised by Knockhill Racing Circuit, and co-hosted with HRFCA.

Read more

New Deputy Chief Executive announced for Scottish Chambers of Commerce

Thursday, 11 April 2019

The Scottish Chambers of Commerce has promoted Charandeep Singh to the new role of Deputy Chief Executive as the business group focuses on growing the reach of the Scottish Chamber Network nationally and internationally.

Read more

Career Ready & Fife - working together in partnership

Wednesday, 10 April 2019

Career Ready has successful partnered with Fife Council since 2014, the fourth local authority area in Scotland to be supported by Diageo as the lead employer partner. Their partnership has enabled over 200 young people from across Fife to develop the skills, confidence and experience needed to kickstart rewarding futures. 

Read more

What a Night for Fife!

Tuesday, 9 April 2019

Guests were welcomed to a drinks and canapés reception with entertainment by Saxophonist Konrad Wisniewski this was followed by an opening address from Fife Chamber President Peter Southcott. Our sponsor for the night was Blackadders with Donna Reynolds delivering a personal take on what the Awards mean to her as a very proud Fifer.

Read more

EQ Accountant launch new Taxperts website

Monday, 8 April 2019

Ross Oliphant, partner of EQ Accountants LLP in their Glenrothes office, discusses how this has been achieved and what EQ have done to ensure this continues. Ross begins by saying, “We have accomplished this by not only dealing with the compliance side but excelling in complementary services which really add value. EQ’s reputation has always been for delivering insightful high-level tax advice that clients can count on, regardless of the subject matter.

Read more

An update from Binn Group on Project Beacon

Friday, 5 April 2019

Project Beacon is lighting the way to a circular world of complete plastics recycling thanks to new technologies and an innovative integrative approach.

Read more

Amazon has ranked first in the LinkedIn Top Companies in the UK list

Thursday, 4 April 2019

The list draws on billions of actions taken by LinkedIn members to identify the top companies “where UK professionals want to work now”, taking into account four main pillars: interest in the company, engagement with the company’s employees, job demand and employee retention.

Read more

Campion Homes shortlisted for Homes for Scotland Award 2019

Thursday, 4 April 2019

Campion Homes, together with Caledonia Housing Association, have been shortlisted in the Homes for Scotland Awards 2019 for the redevelopment of the former Caledonian Road School in Perth.

Read more

Launch of Free Bereavement Counselling Service for Fife Families

Wednesday, 3 April 2019

Families in Fife, who are struggling to come to terms with the loss of a loved one, are to be offered free bereavement support as part of a new scheme by funeral directors and qualified counsellors.

Read more

Maven backs management buyout at CMS Window Systems

Wednesday, 3 April 2019

Cumbernauld-based CMS Window Systems has since opened an 8,500 sq ft composite door plant in Kirkcaldy, increased its production capacity in Cumbernauld and now employs almost 300 people.

Read more