Boris Johnson has been urged to help millions of people across the UK who have been "excluded" from vital support throughout the coronavirus pandemic.
Nearly 50 jobs are at risk after Aberdeen airport's passenger and ramp service rejected an extension in the furlough scheme.
North-east business leaders have spoken of their "relief" after the furlough scheme was extended.
A union boss has said the extension of the UK furlough scheme comes “too late” for thousands of lost jobs in the North Sea oil industry.
Rishi Sunak has announced a five-month winter extension to the furlough scheme, ending days of confusion over whether support would be offered to Scottish workers in the event of a future lockdown.
North-east business leaders have joined growing calls for the UK Government to make the full furlough scheme available whenever it is needed.
Boris Johnson has failed to clarify whether Scottish workers will have access to full furlough support in the event Nicola Sturgeon puts the nation into a lockdown that runs beyond December 2.
Nicola Sturgeon rules out early lockdown this week as she vows not be thrown of course by furlough row
Nicola Sturgeon has ruled out sending Scotland into an early lockdown this week as she insisted the country would not be thrown off course by the "chopping and changing position" of the UK Government on furlough.
When politics is driven by the search for slight and offence, a key skill is to turn relatively good news into the source of outrage and offence.
Treasury ministers have thrown doubt over a pledge to give Scottish workers furlough cash if Nicola Sturgeon decides on a future lockdown.
When Douglas Ross made a speech to the Policy Exchange, he did not mince his words.
Boris Johnson has confirmed Scottish workers will be able to access furlough cash in future if Nicola Sturgeon decides on further lockdowns.
Swathes of north east Scotland could be forced into near-lockdown measures regardless of the number of cases it records, the First Minister has admitted.
Scotland could be forced to follow England into lockdown this month or risk going it alone without the UK's full job retention scheme if national restrictions are required further down the line.
Boris Johnson has been told to "stop bargaining with people’s lives" and agree an extension to furlough and a second national lockdown.
How will the £40m fund to support Scotland’s embattled hospitality businesses be allocated, who gets what and will it be enough?
After the Scottish Government outlined details of a fund to help businesses affected by the latest Covid-19 restrictions in Scotland, we break down who is entitled to what - and whether it will be enough to save those on the brink.
Employees who are left unable to work due to fresh coronavirus restrictions will have their wages paid by the Treasury under a renewed furlough scheme, Chancellor Rishi Sunak has announced.
Rishi Sunak has unveiled his emergency job protection plan amid new Covid-19 restrictions, including the creation of a new job support scheme.
An Aberdeen charity has given its top tips on furlough resilience to help people in the north-east due to the scheme coming to an end next month.
Nicola Sturgeon has said there is "reason for optimism" that the UK Government could be persuaded to extend its job retention scheme - a move that could save 61,000 Scottish jobs in the first half of next year.
Student leaders from Orkney have told MSPs about their generation's struggle to find work or government support during the pandemic this summer.
The UK Government’s support packages are proving just the business for a third of Scotland’s workforce and are key to supporting, protecting and creating jobs across the country.
More than 35,000 people have been furloughed in Aberdeen, new statistics show.
Rishi Sunak is making a “grave mistake” by phasing out the furlough scheme from August, Ian Blackford has said.
Coronavirus: UK Government supports wages of more than 80,000 jobs across north-east during lockdown
The UK Government has paid the wages of more than 80,000 north-east workers under schemes set up to provide financial support during lockown.
Furloughed and redundant oil and gas workers are being offered free access to a skills portal.
The UK Government has announced an unprecedented package of support to protect jobs and support business across the whole UK during the coronavirus outbreak.
The UK Government’s furlough scheme is unlikely to “stem the tide” of oil industry job losses as employers are told to start contributing to wages in the coming months, lawyers and politicians said.
Chancellor Rishi Sunak has announced new changes to the terms of the UK Government's support for workers and businesses during the coronavirus pandemic.
Scotland’s leading food sector bodies have welcomed this week’s announcement of the Government furlough scheme extension, which will give struggling businesses “a lifeline”.