A prominent Scottish economist has criticised the City Deals scheme and especially the version aiming to deliver major economic benefits to the Tay area.
Business management and marketing students put their heads together in Dundee at a special event to work out how the Tay Cities Deal can be delivered to maximum effect.
Forfar-based oilfield services firm RMEC plunged into the red in a dramatic £1.8 million turnaround in its fortunes last year.
Dundee flexible food packaging film producer Rockwell Solutions is making financial progress after funding its £8 million “leap into the future” Rockstar machine.
Dundee-based publishing group DC Thomson & Co Ltd delivered an increase in revenue at £275.4 million last year.
Fife-based pallet producer Scott Group Investments stacked up a 37% rise in pre-tax profit to almost £5 million after a major takeover deal.
Major pub businesses of Dundee businessman Jimmy Marr have gone into administration.
Breedon Group, the major UK construction materials group with Scottish headquarters at Monifieth, has reported another record year.
Edinburgh IT consultancy Exception Holdings' purchase of Dundee mobile app company Waracle was a factor in the parent firm's pre-tax profit falling 10.5%.
The Insights Group, the Dundee-based people development organisation, saw its overall pre-tax profit rise by 19% to £5.9 million last year.