Business

Business

Employers urged to hire apprentices

More employers hiring apprentices is vital to the Dundee and Angus economy according to the business-led group set up to develop the young workforce in the region.

Business
Pictured are, from left, Peter MacLeod, Gerry Smith and Darren Ball, all of Dawnfresh; Cabinet Secretary Fergus Ewing; Andy Plumb, and Steven Hamilton, both of Dawnfresh.

New action plan launched by food and drink industry

An action plan aimed at helping Scotland’s food and drink employers attract a new generation of skilled professionals has been launched by the industry.

Business
Fisheries Secretary Fergus Ewing.

Crab and lobster conservation measures

Scottish shellfish are to be given additional protection through new conservation measures announced by Fisheries Secretary Fergus Ewing today.

Business
Acquiring the skills to get back into the Angus workforce

Acquiring the skills to get back into the Angus workforce

A hospitality skills course in Arbroath is enjoying great success in getting unemployed people back into the workforce in the sector.

Business
Pupils’ good plans rewarded

Pupils’ good plans rewarded

Parcel delivery firm Hermes has praised pupils from Monifieth after hosting a competition to encourage innovation.

Business
Ethical hacking students Niall Watson (left) and Peter Cowman deliver their presentation to the conference which was hosted by Abertay University and Dundee & Angus Chamber of Commerce.

University hosts cyber security event

Abertay University students recently demonstrated the threat of hacking during a cyber security event aimed at Scottish business leaders.

Business
Generic Farming

Farming conference comes to Carnoustie

The opportunities, and challenges faced by Scotland’s farmers as they look towards farming on the world stage, will come under scrutiny when the 14th Farming Scotland Conference rolls into Carnoustie.

Business
Arbroath Abbey

Tourism employment increases in Angus

New figures have revealed that the number of people working in tourism in Angus has increased by 10 percent in one year.

Business
NMA: Section 40 Would Cost Press Industry £100 Million a Year

NMA: Section 40 Would Cost Press Industry £100 Million a Year

The introduction of a law designed to force local and national newspapers into a system of statutory press regulation could cost the industry £100 million a year just for telling the truth, the News Media Association has said today.

Business
Angus South MSP urges motorists to take care

Angus South MSP urges motorists to take care

Angus South MSP, Graeme Dey, is advising motorist in the area to keep weather conditions in mind, as snow warnings come in to force.

Transport
Employers’ bizarre excuses for underpaying staff

Employers’ bizarre excuses for underpaying staff

Ten of the most bizarre excuses used by unscrupulous bosses found to have underpaid workers the National Minimum Wage have today been revealed by the Government.

Business
Business Gateway’s free events for entrepreneurs in Angus

Business Gateway’s free events for entrepreneurs in Angus

With the new year comes the opportunity for a fresh start and with Business Gateway’s support you can achieve more in 2017, whether it’s turning an idea into a venture or growing an existing one.

Business
Aldi will increase its its minimum wage to �8.53 an hour from next month.

UK’s ‘highest-paying supermarket’ to create 4000 jobs

Aldi is to recruit 4000 new permanent workers in stores and warehouses across the country, as part of the supermarket giant’s plan to open around 70 new shops this year.

Business
Club on right track for racing circuit

Club on right track for racing circuit

A Monifieth club was this week hoping councillors would wave the chequered flag of acceptance on a racing circuit development.

Business
Community Trust has big plans for town’s future

Community Trust has big plans for town’s future

The group founded to enhance Carnoustie’s amenities already has a number of irons in the fire, according to its chairman.

Business 1
More passengers choo-choose Monifieth...

More passengers choo-choose Monifieth...

The possibility of further enhanced rail services at Monifieth next year has been welcomed by the MSP for Angus South.

Business
13/3/2003
JON SAVAGE
Pharmacy carrier bag containing prescription drugs from Chemists shop.

Pharmacy festive opening hours

A number of pharmacies across Angus will be open for a limited time over the festive period - including Christmas Day.

Business 1
Carnoustie High Street

Look out for the chance to do your bit

Christmas is the season of giving, so when you get a leaflet through your door asking you to help make Carnoustie a better place, take heed.

Business
Jim Clarkson, VisitScotland regional director

Looking back on a memorable year

As the year draws to a close, VisitScotland regional director Jim Clarkson has been reflecting on a memorable twelve months for tourism in Angus and Dundee.

Business
Monifieth homes left powerless

Monifieth homes left powerless

Around 900 homes in Monifieth were left with out power this morning (Thursday).

Business
Load more