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.

Annual Investment Allowance limit extended until 1 January 2022

Monday, 16 November 2020

The Annual Investment Allowance (AIA) was temporarily increased to £1m for a two-year period and was due to end on 31 December 2020. However, the Treasury has announced that this will be extended by a further year, until 1 January 2022.

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Campion Homes recognised in London Stock Exchange publication

Thursday, 12 November 2020

Campion Homes are absolutely delighted to be identified as one of London Stock Exchange Group’s “1000 Companies to Inspire Britain 2020”.

An annual publication, recognising some of the UK’s most dynamic small and medium sized businesses, this report acknowledges companies who have demonstrated a positive revenue growth and who continually rise to any challenge with resilience and entrepreneurial spirit.

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Scots invited to get the buzz on insect farming in introductory events from Zero Waste Scotland

Wednesday, 11 November 2020

Whether you’re considering a change of career or have an interest in innovative ways to solve the global climate crisis, you could be among the swarms of Scots getting smart on insect farming thanks to events from Zero Waste Scotland this month.

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University of St Andrews shortlisted by The Meetings Industry Association for the miaList2020 Team Award

Wednesday, 11 November 2020

The Accommodation, Conferences & Events team University of St Andrews has been shortlisted for the Meetings Industry Association (mia)

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Businesses hit again as Fife moves into Tier 3

Tuesday, 10 November 2020

The Scottish Government has announced that Fife will move from Tier 2 to Tier 3 restrictions following its latest review.  The change will take effect from Friday and the new restrictions will remain in force for at least 2 to 4 weeks.

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Developing a modern workforce in Fife: Employer Survey

Tuesday, 10 November 2020

Fife Chamber Premier Partner Fife College plays a critical role in the local economy by giving employers a workforce with the right skills.  The College is keen to ensure its future skills and training provision is what local businesses need and that its communications are effective so its partnership with and local companies is strengthened further.   They are asking for your help in achieving this by participating in a short survey.

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Developing a modern workforce in Fife: Employer Survey

Tuesday, 10 November 2020

Fife Chamber Premier Partner Fife College plays a critical role in the local economy by giving employers a workforce with the right skills.  The College is keen to ensure its future skills and training provision is what local businesses need and that its communications are effective so its partnership with and local companies is strengthened further.   They are asking for your help in achieving this by participating in a short survey.

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Exterity’s CEO presented with Queen’s Award for Enterprise

Monday, 9 November 2020

Scotland-headquartered Exterity was presented with their Queen’s Award for Enterprise: International Trade 2020 this week. Mr Robert Balfour, Her Majesty’s Lord-Lieutenant of Fife, visited Exterity’s Head Office in Dalgety Bay in Fife to present the award to the company’s Chief Executive Officer, Colin Farquhar.

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VeriCall wins two GOLD Awards in Contact Center World’s 2020 Ceremony

Friday, 6 November 2020

VeriCall Ltd announces that it has won two GOLD awards in the prestigious 15th annual Top-Ranking Performers in the Contact Center World ceremony which took place earlier online this month. VeriCall won the ‘Best Contact Center (Outsourced)' and 'Best in Customer Service' categories for the EMEA region.

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MacRoberts celebrates double win at Scottish Legal Awards

Thursday, 5 November 2020

One of Scotland’s leading commercial law firms, MacRoberts, has been recognised at the 17th annual Scottish Legal Awards. The firm was named Corporate & Commercial Team of the Year and Family Law Team of the Year during the ceremony, which took place on 4th November.

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