Brown 'heartened' by data
Scotland’s economy remained resilient going into the second half of 2017 despite a challenging environment and continued Brexit uncertainty, the Economy Secretary has said.
As new tech lab opens...
A new new testing lab for technology firms was opened in Edinburgh by Economy Secretary Keith Brown who said more talks were taking place over improved financing for start-up firms.
Brown hails initiative
Micro businesses are turning to specialist funders after being turned away from traditional lenders.
'Significant' funding for manufacturer
A Russian businessman is making one of the largest investments in Scottish engineering and manufacturing in recent years
As I See It
Scotland’s economy appears to be booming with output at a three year high, though you’ll struggle to find any politicians ready to celebrate…
Concern over substandard imports
Economy Secretary Keith Brown has called for protection of the Scotch whisky industry ..
Comment on the latest economic data to defy expectations + the lessons on New Waverley
No response to letters
A £1 billion City Deal for Edinburgh and south east Scotland has been delayed, with concerns rising that ..
Enterprise and Skills Review
An enterprise agency will be created to meet the economic needs of communities in the South of Scotland…
Ministers urged to ease burdens
A Scottish retail leader has warned of an acceleration in the rate of shop closures and “gap toothed” high streets..