A new ‘masterplan’ for Hunterston is inevitably bullish, talking up the promise of 1,700 jobs and a £140 million injection of economic value into the economy. Will it happen?
As I See It
In news that was music to every Scottish biotech company’s ears, earlier this month the Scottish Government set a legally binding target to end our country’s contribution to global warming by 2045, by achieving net-zero greenhouse gas emissions.
It may look like another piece of cynical political expediency, but Nicola Sturgeon and her cabinet will be engaging in some group hand-wringing over the decision to scrap a pledge made to the airline industry.
Another barnstorming speech from Nicola Sturgeon, only lacking the phrase “I have seen the promised land”, prompted a rapturous standing ovation from the party faithful.
If the response to our item on asset manager Baillie Gifford’s new parental leave policy is any sort of guide, it looks employers are keen to raise the stakes in recruiting and retaining talented staff.