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 - Craft TX 13/14/15 Dec 2014

    Sun, 14 Dec 14

    Duration:
    28 mins

    Available:
    26 days remaining

    In this week's Business Scotland, Ian Hamilton reports on Scotland's craft industry. Regarded by some as twee, he finds it's anything but. It contributes more than three billions pounds to the UK economy and employs more than forty thousand people, many in micro businesses. Ian find outs why the UK is enjoying a resurgence in traditional crafts and hears how many make a living from what was once a hobby.

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  • Business Scotland - Entertainment - TX 6/7/8 Dec 2014

    Sun, 7 Dec 14

    Duration:
    28 mins

    Available:
    19 days remaining

    On Business Scotland this week Gillian Sharpe entertains. It's the busiest time of the year for parties and Gillian meets some of those who make their living in the industry. From crooners to clowns and magicians to managers, she finds out how they go about running their business.

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  • Business Scotland - Food TX 29 Nov and 1st Dec

    Sun, 30 Nov 14

    Duration:
    28 mins

    Available:
    12 days remaining

    This week Business Scotland is inviting you to dinner. We take a tour around the country sourcing gin for an aperitif, a roast lamb main course from the Highlands and some soft fruit from Fife. That's followed by some Glasgow-roasted coffee or if you'd prefer - a cup of tea - grown on the Perthshire hills.

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  • Business Scotland - You're Hired TX 22/23/24 Nov 2014

    Sun, 23 Nov 14

    Duration:
    28 mins

    Available:
    5 days remaining

    This week on Business Scotland, Gillian Marles goes in search of a job. She talks to people right across the recruitment spectrum. And she finds out just what some of her colleagues really wanted to be before they grew up.

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