The Tay Cities Deal will be signed off next week following confirmation in the Budget it is being bankrolled with £350 million of public funding.
Farmers in Tayside and Fife have led the backlash against a “ridiculous” plan to issue only 2,500 visas a year to overseas pickers.
Rail travel could be too expensive for thousands more Scots when new price rises kick in next year, Labour have said.
Farmers are going on recruiting trips to Eastern Europe and offering loans to potential workers amid “desperate” labour shortages.
RBS has been accused of misleading parliament by denying it used staff targets to move customers online.
The Royal Marines base in Angus is safe from the fresh round of Ministry of Defence cuts, the Scottish Secretary says.
Dundee has the worst record in Scotland for Highers pupils achieving their potential, according to new analysis.
A Conservative MP is demanding Theresa May fixes an immigration crisis that could leave a £100m-plus industry “withering on the vine”.
Tayside and Fife councils are having £23m cut from their day-to-day budgets under the funding deal tabled by ministers.
Stark new figures show the risk of young Scots becoming obese or overweight is at its highest since records began. The Courier investigates…