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 Paul Sykes for inclusion on this page and our fortnightly Enewsletter.

Renovite Technologies outlines Fintech Skills Academy plans

Monday, 8 October 2018

Plans for a Fintech Skills Academy in Fife have been outlined to a Scottish Government minister by bosses at upcoming fintech firm Renovite Technologies.

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VELUX announces £7million expansion in Fife

Friday, 5 October 2018

Roof window manufacturer VELUX® Company Ltd has today announced a £7million expansion to its iconic UK and Ireland head office building at Woodside Way in Glenrothes, Fife. 

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Thomson Cooper will analyse the Budget with free seminars

Friday, 5 October 2018

So the Chancellor Philip Hammond is breaking with tradition with this last budget before the UK leaves the EU, he is now presenting it on Monday 29th October.  

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Pamela Stevenson shortlisted for Business Women Scotland Award

Thursday, 4 October 2018

The Business Women Scotland and Women Enterprise Scotland awards are hosted jointly by Scotland’s two leading female business organisations, each dedicated to helping women find support and networking opportunities to allow them to strengthen their business.

With the awards, BWS and WES collaborate to celebrate the continuing achievements and vital economic contribution made by Scottish women in business.

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Haines Watts Scotland has acquired Atkinson & Co of Tillicoultry

Wednesday, 3 October 2018

The launch of the new Haines Watt office in Stirlingshire marks the next step in their strategic expansion within Scotland, increasing their ability to provide comprehensive financial and business advisory services to business owners across Scotland. As a top 15 accountancy firm, Haines Watts looks forward to continuing the high quality and personal service that Neil, Jacqui and Atkinson & Co have provided over the years.

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Emirates touches down in Edinburgh

Wednesday, 3 October 2018

One of the world’s most renowned airlines has touched down in Edinburgh with the inaugural flight of the new Emirates service between the capital and Dubai.

The Emirates Boeing 777-300ER touched down in Edinburgh just before 3pm local time, making Edinburgh the airline’s second destination in Scotland and the eighth in the United Kingdom.

Emirates flight EK023, with a group of VIP guests and media on board, was welcomed by with a water cannon salute and a Scottish bagpiper.

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Bill Main receives the Alan Russell Award at Annual Dinner

Tuesday, 2 October 2018

The Alan Russell Award is given by Fife Chamber in recognition of former Chief executive Alan Russell.  It is presented to an individual who the board believes has had a significant long-term contribution to the Fife Economy or to the broader civic community or to Fife Chamber.  This year's recipient Bill Main fulfilled all three of these criteria.

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JDB Decorating & Property Services invite you to their Charity Night!

Monday, 1 October 2018

JDB Decorating & Property Services are doing their bit for the community.  This November they are looking to invite you and your businesses to raise as much money for 3 very well deserving charities

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Introducing ECO stars fleet recognition scheme

Friday, 28 September 2018

The Eco Stars Fleet Recognition Scheme is a free, voluntary scheme that provides recognition, guidance and advice on operational best practice to operators of goods vehicles, buses and coaches.

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Shell are asking - Can you help turn the UK into a low-carbon success?

Thursday, 27 September 2018

Shifting the UK to a low-carbon economy presents an enormous challenge. Perhaps the biggest challenge of our generation.

Shell are playing their part by setting an ambition to cut the net carbon footprint of our energy products by around half by 2050 and by providing more and cleaner energy solutions, like charging points for electric vehicles and lower-carbon biofuels.

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