The Tay Cities Deal will be signed off in a fortnight, The Courier understands.
The 16-strong membership of the task force to save Michelin jobs in Dundee is revealed today.
Scotland will be the first country in the world to ensure its education system recognises the issues faced by the LGBTI community, ministers have announced.
Nicola Sturgeon has said her government “will do everything we can” to save jobs in Dundee following this week’s “devastating” announcement from Michelin.
Millions of pounds for supporting Scottish firms were lying dormant in bank accounts while Michelin Dundee spiralled into decline.
Tax breaks and government grants are ready to be deployed in the battle to save Dundee’s Michelin plant, says the finance secretary.
Derek Mackay told MSPs last night he would leave no stone unturned to save Dundee’s Michelin plant from closure.
The Tay Cities Deal (TCD) must not be used to support Michelin workers at the expense of other projects, governments have been warned.
The new proposal to slash NHS Tayside’s workforce comes when there are 600 fewer posts at the struggling board than in 2014, The Courier can reveal.
Michelin Dundee: Devastating news comes days after NHS Tayside revealed plans to shed hundreds of jobs
News that Michelin plans to close its Dundee plant comes just days after it was revealed that hundreds of jobs will be lost in the local health service over the next few years.