Ofcom is pressing ahead with plans to force Openreach to become a legally separate company within the BT Group with the aim of providing faster and more reliable broadband across the UK.
Technology giant Apple has been named the world's most valuable brand despite seeing iPhone sales fall this year.
The North Sea oil and gas industry must transform within the next two years to avoid "rapid and premature decline", according to a new report.
Mothballed Scottish plate mills will begin recruiting again after a firm bought a plant to make wind towers and large-scale tubular steel fabrication.
The UK construction industry has fallen back into recession for the first time in four years, fuelling fears that the British economy is on course for a sharp slowdown in the wake of the Brexit vote.
ScottishPower has been fined £18 million by regulator Ofgem for customer service failings.
BenRiach Distillery Company, which produces three popular Scotch whiskies, has been sold to the US owner of Jack Daniel's in a £285 million deal.
Microsoft is hiking prices for British businesses by as much as 22% as a direct result of the collapse in sterling following the EU referendum.
The first shipment of US shale gas will arrive in Scotland on Tuesday amid fierce debate about the future of fracking in the UK.
High street retailer BHS has collapsed into administration, putting 11,000 jobs at risk and threatening the closure of up to 164 stores.