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Visitor Tax passes in Scottish Parliament

MSPs have passed a plan to introduce a tourist tax in Scotland. The Visitor Levy (Scotland) Bill will allow local authorities to add a charge to overnight accommodation such as […]

UK General Election – What we know so far

The UK General Election campaign is underway, with major political parties making their case to businesses as well as the wider electorate.    A series of policies have already been […]

Swinney vows to eradicate child poverty in Scotland

First Minister John Swinney has declared the eradication of child poverty as his “single most important objective”. The SNP leader also pledged to grow the economy, tackle the climate emergency […]

UK General Election announced for July 4th

Rishi Sunak has called a general election for this summer. The prime minister has been saying for months he would call a vote for the “second half of the year”, […]

Support for start-up businesses

Extra investment to grow and nurture high-growth businesses and entrepreneurs has been announced by the Scottish Government.   The £5 million package aims to help deliver end-to-end support for Scotland’s […]