Business Scotland

Business Scotland

Douglas Fraser brings you the stories and issues making the news in business - from Scotland, the UK, and around the world. Regular interviews with the country's leading chief executives and in-depth reports on the stories of the week.

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  • Business Scotland - CWG TX 26/28 July 2014

    Sun, 27 Jul 14

    Duration:
    28 mins

    Available:
    28 days remaining

    This week in Business Scotland, Gillian Marles talks to Sir Tim Clark, the President of Emirates Airlines. She hears of the company's role as an official partner of the Commonwealth Games and what trends are emerging in the aviation industry. David Henderson reports from the Commonwealth Games Business Conference which aimed to forge links and to showcase the UK and Scotland as "a great place to invest and do business".

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  • Business Scotland - Employment TX 19/20/21 July

    Sun, 20 Jul 14

    Duration:
    28 mins

    Available:
    21 days remaining

    This week on Business Scotland, Gillian Marles puts her nose to the grindstone and examines the jobs market. With employment continuing to rise, she finds out that many people still feel underemployed. She examines why wages aren't increasing and hears that this is contributing to lower productivity and in turn threatening to hamper the economic recovery.

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  • Business Scotland - Ryder Cup TX 12/13/14 July 2014

    Sun, 13 Jul 14

    Duration:
    28 mins

    Available:
    14 days remaining

    The Ryder Cup comes to Scotland, the Home of Golf, for only the second time in its history, this September. It's a golf tournament like no other for rivalry and excitement. This week on Business Scotland Laura Maciver heads to Gleneagles in Perthshire and meets a selection of the business which will make it happen and looks at the wider economic benefits of the tournament.

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  • Business Scotland - Space TX 5/6/7 July 2014

    Sun, 6 Jul 14

    Duration:
    28 mins

    Available:
    7 days remaining

    This week on Business Scotland, Gillian Marles reports on the Scottish space industry. Ahead of the launch of Scotland's first satellite into space, she speaks to the company behind this exciting development. She hears about Scotland's bid to build a spaceport in the north of the country. And she finds out how astronauts are persuading young people to study physics and engineering.

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