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.
The former chief executive of NHS Tayside was given a £90,000 pay-off, The Courier understands.
NHS Tayside has rubbished reports that their former chief executive was given a large pay-off.