Nicola Sturgeon is to make a long-awaited speech on her independence plans to MSPs on Wednesday.
BiFab bosses say manufacturing jobs would return to Fife if new rules were brought in to ban companies that flout state aid rules.
Nicola Sturgeon is expected to give a statement to the Scottish Parliament about plans for Scottish independence on Wednesday.
SNP members in Fife have called for the leadership to accelerate an independent Scotland’s move to a new currency.
Workers to get ‘right to own’ their firms under Labour plan amid warning the model is ‘not a magic bullet’
Workers should be handed a legal right to buy their companies when they face closure or are up for sale, a Dundee conference will be told.
Councils could run into problems staging a European Parliament vote next month because of the shortened timetable, the Electoral Commission has warned.
The lack of wind turbine contracts coming to manufacturing yards in Fife will be raised in talks between governments, trade unions and developers.
Thousands of extra pupils will need to be taught in Scotland’s secondary schools by 2021, exposing critical shortages in classroom capacity, new analysis warns.
Councils would have an extra £124 million to spend if they improved counter-fraud measures and clamped down on blunders, says a watchdog.
Nearly £500,000 was paid out by Perth and Kinross Council for the early retirement of two senior officers, it has emerged.