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SCDI responds to First Minister’s Economic Statement

Following the First Minister's announcement on economic innovation, Mark Bevan, Chief Executive of SCDI, commented: “The First Minister's continuing commitment to support Scotland’s immense economic potential is hugely positive and has the full backing of SCDI. We wholeheartedly support all efforts to accelerate the pace of

Alan Thornburrow joins BITC as Scotland Director

Business in the Community (BITC) Scotland, the Prince’s Responsible Business Network, has appointed Alan Thornburrow as its new Director. Alan joins BITC Scotland from Scottish Investment Operations (SIO), a membership body for the investment industry in Scotland. Alan led SIO’s focus on responsible leadership in the

National awards ceremony comes to Fife

Dunfermline to deliver celebration of national community environmental improvements The annual Beautiful Scotland Awards, organised by environmental charity Keep Scotland Beautiful, will take place at the Glen Pavilion, Pittencrieff Park, Dunfermline, on Thursday 7th September. The ceremony, hosted by Fife Council, will celebrate the hard work of


Prohibition, not presumption, is the only way to actually end short-term sentences Reform Scotland, the independent, non-party think tank, will next week publish a new report - Reforming Prison. The report, which aims to contribute to the debate on how to better rehabilitate those subject to short-term