News & Features

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Looking for a Valentine? You’ll find him in Glasgow
Scotland is a passionate country; passionate about sport, music, politics, and love and romance –…

Looking for a Valentine? You’ll find him in Glasgow

How Scotland’s data ambitions add up for financial services
Scotland’s ambitions for Edinburgh to be the data capital of Europe is great news for financial…

How Scotland’s data ambitions add up for financial services

Scotland and Canada
Canada and Scotland have enjoyed a special friendship for many centuries. Find out about some of the…

Scotland and Canada

Scotland stands up for gender equality
Find out how Scotland is playing its part to build a fairer, more equitable world for all.

Scotland stands up for gender equality

LGBT History Month: Dedicated To Celebrating Scotland’s LGBT Culture
February is LGBT History Month in Scotland, a month-long festival of events designed to celebrate LGBT…

LGBT History Month: Dedicated To Celebrating Scotland’s LGBT Culture

Scottish research could protect men against prostate cancer
Pioneering work by scientists at Glasgow University aims to ‘supercharge’ patients'…

Scottish research could protect men against prostate cancer

Scotland launches new scholarship programme with study abroad company, Go Overseas
US students are now eligible to apply for the brand new Study Abroad Scholarship in Scotland, which…

Scotland launches new scholarship programme with study abroad company, Go Overseas

Scotland holds its own in 2018 Nation Brands Index
As Burns’ once famously wrote:

Scotland holds its own in 2018 Nation Brands Index

Glasgow belongs to me(at)-free – city claims UK crown in the vegan stakes
From TV and newspaper headlines, and Twitter arguments over the launch of a vegan sausage roll, something…

Glasgow belongs to me(at)-free – city claims UK crown in the vegan stakes

Scottish Nurse’s amazing invention lifts a huge weight off hospital shoulders
Former emergency department nurse, Gillian Taylor’s amazing Patient Transfer Scale grew from understanding…

Scottish Nurse’s amazing invention lifts a huge weight off hospital shoulders

10 reasons why Scotland is wonderful in winter
It may be cold outside, but there is something undeniably magical about Scotland in winter. Here are…

10 reasons why Scotland is wonderful in winter

Glasgow on a plate: new cook book shows city chefs have a recipe for success
Glasgow, for so long the butt of food critics’ jokes, is biting back.

Glasgow on a plate: new cook book shows city chefs have a recipe for success

Spirit of enterprise - Rum’s return adds spice to Scotland’s drinks market
Distilling duo have the bottle to suceed in business.

Spirit of enterprise - Rum’s return adds spice to Scotland’s drinks market

Looking back on Scotland’s Year of Young People
Scotland’s Year of Young People (YoYP) might be coming to an end, but it has certainly brought…

Looking back on Scotland’s Year of Young People

Why Scotland made such a big bang in 2018
If 2018 provided the canvas, Scotland painted a colourful picture, making it one of the most inspiring…

Why Scotland made such a big bang in 2018

Why 2018 has been a dazzling year for investments in Scotland
2018 has gifted some tidings of comfort and joy, with Scotland enjoying a sleighful of…

Why 2018 has been a dazzling year for investments in Scotland

Scotland offering advice service for EU nationals ahead of Brexit
There may still be a lot of confusion surrounding Brexit, but Scotland wants to make sure EU nationals…

Scotland offering advice service for EU nationals ahead of Brexit

Woman of note: how Cate Cranston led the way for female entrepreneurs
When it comes to celebrating ground-breaking women, and the incredible contributions they have made,…

Woman of note: how Cate Cranston led the way for female entrepreneurs

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