McMillan makes plea to non-essential businesses to close

Stuart McMillan MSP for Greenock and Inverclyde has called on businesses producing non-essential items or providing non-essential services to close – especially if they cannot enable their staff to work from home or abide by social distancing guidelines. The local MSP has received a high volume of correspondence from constituents who feel like their role […]

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Employment in Scotland rises to record high

CONTINUED GROWTH IN SCOTLAND DESPITE WESTMINSTER SHAMBLES SNP MSP Stuart McMillan has praised new figures showing that Scotland’s employment rate has risen to 75.9% – the highest on record. Figures released by the Office for National Statistics show that Scotland’s employment rate rose to 75.9% for February to April 2019 and the unemployment rate fell […]

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SNP MSP Welcomes Falling Unemployment in Inverclyde

Greenock and Inverclyde MSP Stuart McMillan has welcomed the new figures showing a 0.4% fall in unemployment over the year in Inverclyde. Inverclyde has matched the national trend, with figures showing a 0.4% decrease in unemployment across Scotland. Scotland continues to outperform the UK on female and youth employment rates. There are currently 28,000 more […]

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