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View from the Street: Rethinking the Middl...

Charlotte Street Partners' newest Associate Partner, Iain Gibson, suggests how western business might be rethinking its approach to the Middle East as he makes his return to Scotland.

View from the Street: Rethinking the Middl...

View from the Street: Someone worth bankin...

In what has been a notable week for the challenger banks, Andrew Wilson urges more finance folk to flock to Edinburgh and muses on the latest moves in the sector.

View from the Street: Someone worth bankin...

View from the Street: Boosting ethnic dive...

With the inaugural Scottish Taylor Bennett Foundation programme starting this summer, Professor Heather McGregor explains why she established the foundation, which was set up to train, mentor and encourage BAME graduates to pursue a career in communications.

View from the Street: Boosting ethnic dive...

View from the Street: Bend it like Odell -...

In this week's View from the Street, Stuart Taylor explains how a NFL franchise could be soon to touch down in the UK.

View from the Street: Bend it like Odell -...

View from the Street: Made in America - Tr...

In this week's View from the Street, Lyle Hill considers the escalation of a trade war between China and America, and what it might mean for global geopolitics.

View from the Street: Made in America - Tr...

View from the Street: Never underestimate ...

In this week's View from the Street, David Gaffney ponders if we all could benefit from raising the volume on our unsung local heroes.

View from the Street: Never underestimate ...

View from the Street: The case against Sco...

As Trump ramps up his stake in the US-China trade war, Adam Smith - via founding partner Andrew Wilson - has a few home truths on the lessons of free trade and globalisation.

View from the Street: The case against Sco...

View from the Street: Global financial mar...

Nick Stamenkovic, macro strategist at NFS Macro Consulting, writes that global financial markets are entering a new interest rate regime

View from the Street: Global financial mar...

View from the Street: Ireland first...

Ireland is "Europe’s hard green line", says Andrew Wilson in the latest View from the Street.

View from the Street: Ireland first...

View from the Street: Risk and reward on S...

David Gaffney explains his enduring love for the mountains of Scotland, a hobby he knows comes with considerable risk.

View from the Street: Risk and reward on S...

View from the Street: "We don’t see things...

In this week's View from the Street, Harriet Moll asks whether we're past TV in the digital age.

View from the Street: "We don’t see things...

View from the Street: It's time to press t...

Malcolm Robertson makes the case for better connectivity infrastructure for island communities.

View from the Street: It's time to press t...

View from the Street: Six Nations and half...

Ahead of the Six Nations, Adam Shaw looks at the need for more international teams to be admitted to tier one tournaments.

View from the Street: Six Nations and half...

View from the Street: People, profit, plan...

Hattie Moll explains why sustainability can no longer be written off as a “nice to have” but instead arguably the biggest key to unlocking future business growth.

View from the Street: People, profit, plan...

View from the Street: D for Donald...

Saturday will mark the first anniversary of Donald Trump’s inauguration as the 45th President of the United States. We drafted what his report card might look like for what has been an eventful and turbulent 12 months in the Oval Office.

View from the Street: D for Donald...

View from the Street: 'Who lives, who dies...

'Think one part Jay Z, one part Les Mis, and one part Vernon Bogdanor...' Scott Reid talks Hamilton, the musical about America's Founding Fathers taking the UK by storm.

View from the Street: 'Who lives, who dies...

View from the Street: The Lost Words...

After the Oxford English Dictionary declares its 2017 word of the year, David Gaffney looks at the evolution of words and how they are kept alive only through regular use. He recommends The Lost Words, a new book that devotes attention to the language of nature and the nature of language.

View from the Street: The Lost Words...

View from the Street: Four nations, one pe...

After a last-minute deal secures the Brexit divorce bill, Laura Leslie looks at how deep the Conservative party's unionist roots really go.

View from the Street: Four nations, one pe...

View from the Street: When Harry met Megha...

After this week's announcement of an engagement between Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, Scott Reid goes behind the buzz and asks what the real story might be.

View from the Street: When Harry met Megha...

View from the Street: Gender equality woul...

Andrew Wilson looks at the gender pay gap and argues that creating a step change with regards to this issue will add to growth and productivity in the short, medium and long term.

View from the Street: Gender equality woul...