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Wood Group to create 150 North Sea jobs

The almost £500 million investment will boost Scotland’s oil and gas sector.


Mobile app firm Waracle opening Aberdeen office

The company will be hiring staff to work on mobile technology to enhance safety and health in the oil and gas sector.


Edinburgh is Scotland's technology hotspot

Scotland’s capital takes the top spot for technology companies, according to KMPG's 'Tech Monitor' report.


Fantasy sports company strikes deal with NBA

FanDuel will work with the NBA to launch a series of new games.


Mobile developer Kotikan to take on more staff

The Edinburgh-based company plans to take on 15 extra staff within the next six months.


Cygnus gas project will create or secure almost 1,500 skilled jobs

The project will generate £323 million for the Scottish economy.


Edinburgh BioQuarter awarded funding to create companies

The life sciences campus has been awarded approximately £500,000 to support business creation activity.


Satellite firm Clyde Space set for expansion

The company plans to increase staff after securing two orders worth a total of more than £2 million.


Tesco Bank wins Scottish Financial Services Awards 2014

The company employs 4,000 people, most of these in Scotland.


Minecraft developer to double in size

4J Studios is looking to grow its staff at premises in Dundee and East Linton.


New business support centre creates over 385 new jobs in Glasgow

Geniac, a business services centre that offers accounting, legal, HR and insurance services to SMEs, is to take on over 385 skilled workers over the next three years.


Prestigious award for life sciences entrepreneur

Dr O’Neil founder and CEO of NovaBiotics, the Aberdeen-based, clinical-stage biotechnology company has been named EY UK Health Products & Services Entrepreneur of the Year 2014.


Report outlines the scale of the decommissioning market for North Sea oil & gas projects

The report suggests that new talent will be needed to capitalise on this opportunity.


Skyscanner hailed as Scotland's first $1 billion web company

The travel search engine company has been called "one of the best technology companies ever to come out of Europe".


Scottish biopharmaceutical company secures funding to fight antimicrobial resistance

MGB Biopharma secures £4.0 million to develop a new antibacterial drug.


Hydrus Group creates 100 jobs at new Brechin facility

The engineering firm's new technology centre will be completed by spring 2015.


Hyspec Engineering Holdings Ltd to create over 80 new jobs

The Scottish oil and gas firm is embarking on a new £10 million expansion project.


Concentrix to create 500 jobs in Inverclyde

The jobs will be at their new global delivery centre, which will focus on customer experience and technology innovation.


Capita to create 200 new jobs in Glasgow

The company is expanding its Scottish IT and customer management divisions.


Asset Management Global Wealth Management expansion

Across 2013/2014 J.P. Morgan's Global Wealth Management (GWM) line of business embarked on an ambitious plan to expand their technology footprint in the Glasgow location.


12 stem cell therapy jobs created

Precious Cells Group in London has acquired BioCity-based Pharmacells.


Oil States recruiting for 100 roles in Central Scotland

The Aberdeen-based gas company is recruiting staff for its new facility in Heartlands Business Park in West Lothian.


Kobojo opens a games development studio in Dundee

The French developer plans to work on a secret title in Scotland.


Fife software company to create 20 jobs

Cooper Software is expanding thanks to a £700,000 cash injection.


Zomato to create up to 30 Scottish jobs

The global restaurant guide plans to extend its web and app presence to Edinburgh and Glasgow.


Major investment in Glasgow’s growing life sciences industry

New state-of-the-art Imaging Centre for Excellence (ICE) in Glasgow will be home to 260 staff from academia and industry.


Does mobile make you ‘appy? Us too!

Talented software developers at J.P.Morgan's Centre of Excellence in Glasgow push the boundaries.


Doosan Babcock to create 266 engineering jobs in Renfrewshire

Jobs at their new process engineering plant will be phased in by 2018.


BT plans 160 Scots engineer jobs

BT is recruiting across the country from Wick to Dumfries, as well as in Aberdeen, Glasgow and Inverness.


First Scottish satellite has 'successful' launch

Scotland's first satellite, designed and manufactured by Clyde Space in Glasgow, was launched on Tuesday 8th July.


Spark Energy to hire 50 new employees

The Selkirk-based energy supplier is expanding thanks to a £200,000 investment.


Tesco Bank to create 600 new jobs by 2016

The jobs will support the roll-out of its current account.


Simon Thompson, Chief Executive, Chartered Banker Institute

Simon Thompson, Chief Executive of the Chartered Banker Institute, shares his thoughts on why Scotland plays an important role in the global financial sector.


Cell gel firm makes a winning pitch

Biogelx, a spin-out from the University of Strathclyde, had the winning pitch at a conference for start-up companies in Edinburgh.


Edinburgh firm granted £34 million to develop anti-cancer drugs

NuCana BioMed has secured funding to further develop its portfolio of anti-cancer treatments.


SynthSys wins £1.8 million for Genome Foundry

The Edinburgh Genome Foundry will build and study DNA to inform the development of products with applications in health, agriculture and biofuels.


Funding boost for life sciences firm NuCana BioMed

An Edinburgh-based biopharmaceutical company has secured financing of $57m (£34m) to fund development of its portfolio of anti-cancer medicines.