News & Blog

Read the latest business news, blogs and thought leadership articles from our members, as well as updates on the Edinburgh Chamber of Commerce's work in the city.

News & Blog
  • Family business expert reveals economic impact of Scotland’s ‘Top 100’

    Family business expert reveals economic impact of Scotland’s ‘Top 100’

    3rd October 2017

    A university professor has revealed the economic impact of Scotland’s ‘Top 100’ to mark Scottish Family Business Week, 2-6 October 2017.

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  • Undergraduate open day at Queen Margaret University

    Undergraduate open day at Queen Margaret University

    29th September 2017

    Campus tours, financial advice, help with university applications, course talks and free samples of Orkney ice-cream are just some of the things on offer at Queen Margaret University’s up and coming open day this Saturday.

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  • New senior academic appointments at Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh

    New senior academic appointments at Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh

    28th September 2017

    A number of new senior academic management appointments have been made at Queen Margaret University (QMU), Edinburgh in time for the start of the 2017/18 academic year.

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  • New Bank of Scotland Appointments to Support Manufacturers and the North East

    New Bank of Scotland Appointments to Support Manufacturers and the North East

    13th September 2017

    Bank of Scotland has appointed a new area director of its manufacturing division as it continues to invest in this sector, as well as a new area director covering Aberdeen and the north east.

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  • Queen Margaret University are looking for new members to join their Court

    Queen Margaret University are looking for new members to join their Court

    8th August 2017

    Committed Court members are critical to the University’s success.

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  • University’s ground-breaking employability initiative expands to The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo

    University’s ground-breaking employability initiative expands to The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo

    1st August 2017

    A ground-breaking initiative which offers paid employment opportunities for students is expanding to provide tourism ambassadors for the Edinburgh Military Tattoo.

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  • Marta recognised at graduation as top Psychology student

    Marta recognised at graduation as top Psychology student

    31st July 2017

    A new graduate from Edinburgh has been recognised by Queen Margaret University (QMU), Edinburgh for her excellent performance during her psychology degree.

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  • First class QMU student lands leading role with Edinburgh Chamber of Commerce

    First class QMU student lands leading role with Edinburgh Chamber of Commerce

    25th July 2017

    A Queen Margaret University (QMU) student who became one of the first international tourism ambassadors at Edinburgh International Airport in 2015, has now landed a leading graduate position with Edinburgh Chamber of Commerce.

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  • LGBT scholarship helps Events Management student graduate with flying colours

    LGBT scholarship helps Events Management student graduate with flying colours

    20th July 2017

    An Events Management student from Queen Margaret University (QMU), Edinburgh, has graduated with flying colours after winning a new university scholarship to address lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) issues in the events and tourism sector.

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  • Bake-Off judge installed as university chancellor and Hollywood film producer awarded honorary degree

    Bake-Off judge installed as university chancellor and Hollywood film producer awarded honorary degree

    17th July 2017

    On the 11th July, the TV presenter and food entrepreneur, Prue Leith CBE, was officially installed as the Chancellor of Queen Margaret University (QMU), Edinburgh at the University’s graduation ceremony.

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