Chancellor George Osborne has announced a £1.3 billion package of support for the oil and gas industry in his final Budget before the general election while saying an independent Scotland “would never have been able to afford” the measures.
A Fife MP of has been accused of “living in the pretend world” after a budget row appeared to cause a party political split.
Dundee-based MSP Jenny Marra has raised Muirfield Contracts’ collapse at First Minister’s Questions.
Energy giant SSE has admitted it no longer sees bringing any of the 700 renewables jobs touted for Dundee as a priority.
Computer games companies could enjoy a £188 million tax break over the next five years after the European Commission ruled the UK policy does not break competition laws.
The Scottish Government must be “open and realistic” about any risks and costs of independence, the CBI Scotland has said.
Finance Secretary John Swinney has congratulated Cupar for “blazing a trail” in the Scottish independence debate.
New jobs are being brought to Fife thanks to Scottish Government funding for a technology company in the region.