A second Scottish independence referendum will have a “material” impact on business, industry leaders have said.
Vodafone has been slapped with a £4.6 million fine by Britain's telecom watchdog for breaching consumer protection rules.
Ryanair is the latest airline to warn over the impact of the plunging pound as it said full-year profits would take a hit.
Sterling plunged by as much as 6% against the dollar overnight in a "flash crash" during the Asian trading session.
The vote for Brexit could spark a "sharp slowdown" in Scotland's economy, with experts also predicting the jobless rate will rise in the wake of the referendum result.
An emergency budget to deal with the fallout from the referendum vote to leave the EU looks unlikely to take place until the autumn, as Chancellor George Osborne said it was better to delay action to shore up the public finances until a new prime minister is in place.
BT has unveiled a £6 billion programme to upgrade its network in a move to extend ultrafast broadband to at least 10 million homes and businesses and lay fibre optic lines to around two million premises across the UK.
The New Day newspaper is to close on Friday, nine weeks after launching, its owner Trinity Mirror has confirmed.
Pub and hotel operator Punch Taverns announced plans to invest more than£3 million in its Scottish estate over the next 12 months.
The Hilton Dunkeld House Hotel, one of Perthshire’s premier establishments, has been sold for an undisclosed sum.