Richard Leonard has called for a “radical” change in the approach to the Scottish economy.
There is no timescale for when Prestwick Airport will pay back the money it has been loaned by the Scottish Government, the Transport Secretary has said.
Business leaders’ confidence in the British economy has plummeted as uncertainty about Brexit continues ahead of the March 29 withdrawal date.
Scotland’s housing market is in a good position to face any challenges that lie ahead, experts said as the average cost of a home hit a new high.
Business confidence in Scotland has plummeted by 20 points in one month amid global changes and “domestic uncertainty”, according to a new report.
The rate of Scottish economic growth has slowed, new figures indicate.
The UK risks falling from fifth to seventh in the rankings of the world’s largest economies next year, analysts have claimed.
The Scottish economy is on track to grow at its fastest rate since 2014 but Brexit could cause “substantial economic shock”, forecasters have warned.
Labour has pledged to deliver the “biggest transfer in wealth and power” from London to Scotland for more than seven decades if it wins power in the next general election.
The Bank of England has warned Britain would be tipped into a recession worse than the financial crisis in the event of a no-deal disorderly Brexit.
The Bank of England has warned the pound would crash, inflation soar, interest rates would have to rise and Britain’s growth would plummet in the event of a no deal disorderly Brexit.
Tentative signs of a recovery in the Aberdeen property market have been detected in a new report as the city begins to emerge from the downturn in the oil and gas sector.
Celtic matches and spending by supporters contributes £165 million to the Scottish economy, according to a study.
Nicola Sturgeon will reiterate her call for the UK to remain part of the single market and customs union when she addresses an economic forum later.
New figures have confirmed Scottish GDP was ahead the UK in the second quarter of 2018.
The pharmaceutical industry is worth around £1.7 billion to Scotland’s economy and employs over 5,000 people across the country, according to new research.
Alan Titchmarsh has called for urgent action to stop the “demise” of the UK’s gardens, as a report suggests that the horticulture sector is worth billions to the economy.
The Scottish Government has launched an economic action plan, including an £18 million fund for advanced manufacturing and the piloting of two new “productivity clubs” for businesses.
Stockpiling ahead of Brexit could boost Scotland’s economic growth in 2018-19 but the measure will have a negative effect in the medium term, the Scottish Government’s top economist has said.
A rise in drone usage in the oil and gas industry and in Scotland’s farming industry could help to deliver a £42 billion boost to the UK economy by 2013, a new report has forecast.
Europe’s beleaguered capital of oil and gas has powered its way into the top five in a league table of the UK’s fastest-growing city economies.
A local authority is set to be £3 million over budget by April – and says a lack of council tax payments is partly to blame.
A North-east MP has said serious concerns remain about the roll-out of Universal Credit.
Almost £9 billion of public and private investment is due to be delivered to benefit the North-east before 2030, it was revealed today.
Fears that the North-east economy will suffer a huge blow due to a major rail development have been disputed by a UK Government minister.
Higher taxes will revitalise the Aberdeen economy, Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has told the Evening Express.
A former oil worker made redundant in the downturn is bouncing back with a booming ice cream parlour.
A city businessman says he is "devastated" after his company was placed into administration.
TWO scenarios for the future of the North-east's economy have been spelled out by a leading businessman.
BUSINESS activity in the private sector dropped due to the downturn in the oil and gas industry, according to a new report. The Scottish economy contracted in November according to the Bank of Scotland’s monthly purchasing managers index (PMI). It comes after there was modest growth in October. For more on this story visit Energy Voice.