Saturday, March 23, 2019
Celebrate Construction Sector

New Awards to Celebrate Construction Sector’s Best Training Providers

The best-of-class in south-west Scotland’s construction sector are set to be honoured in the area’s first-ever awards focused on those actively excelling at upskilling...
Making Tax Digital VAT

One Month To Go Before Introduction Of Making Tax Digital For Vat

Businesses are being urged to get ready as over 2,000 businesses are signing up for Making Tax Digital for VAT each day.   Almost 1.2 million...
Fishermen Brexit ready

Fishermen urged to be Brexit ready by registering with the IMO

Advice on preparing for the introduction of International Maritime Organization (IMO) numbers as part of contingency planning Under European Commission (EC) contingency proposals to enable...
vibrant future forestry

Pivotal year will provide vibrant future for forestry

Rural Economy Secretary, Fergus Ewing, has said that conditions for growth and success in the forestry and timber sector have “never been better”. The message...

Digital Scotland Superfast Broadband celebrates latest fibre broadband availability across Dumfries and Galloway

More premises across Dumfries and Galloway can now upgrade to faster fibre broadband through the £428 million Digital Scotland Superfast Broadband rollout. Thanks to the...
Creative Businesses Galloway Glens Landscape Partnership Scheme

Creative Businesses – New ideas for getting your work to market.

The Galloway Glens Landscape Partnership Scheme is pleased to announce their second Event in their 2019 ‘Business Academy’ programme. This programme is supported by...
SELECT’s campaign

SELECT’s campaign to Regulate Electricians is boosted by Scottish Government Call for Evidence

The announcement by  the Scottish Government of a “Call for Evidence” to gather evidence on the extent of substandard electrical installations in Scotland and...
PARKING’ AND ‘TOURIST’ TAX

Council Leader Rules Out Use Of ‘Parking’ & ‘Tourist’ Tax

In an open letter to residents and businesses in Dumfries and Galloway, Council Leader Elaine Murray has ruled out the use of the Workplace...
Investing South Scotland

Investing in the future of the south of Scotland

Almost £300,000 will be invested in the south of Scotland economy as part of a drive to support economic growth across the region. On a...
TOURISM FIGURES

HARPER WELCOMES BOOST IN TOURISM FIGURES

South Scotland MSP Emma Harper has welcomed figures which show that the number of overseas visitors to Scotland from Europe has increased by 22%...