Bus tycoon Brian Souter will be one of the keynote speakers during Perth and Kinross Business and Enterprise Month.
Scotland would not benefit from continuing to form a monetary union with the rest of the UK in the long-term, according to a study which concluded the UK economy is “dysfunctional”.
The managing director of Gleneagles Hotel is to step down after 20 years.
Firms across Scotland have been told they still have time to bid for tens of millions of pounds of work required for the staging of next summer’s Commonwealth Games.
Travel disruption caused by snow and poor visibility has been blamed for a dip in passenger numbers at Glasgow Airport last month.
Shop-price inflation fell to its lowest level for more than three years last month, as people chose to make do with old clothes rather than splash out on new outfits.
Dundee Contemporary Arts reported a £62,000 rise in income last year, despite its cinema being out of action for two weeks.
The Scottish Government has served up a £1.6 million fund to help promote exports of Scottish food and drink.
Scotland’s private sector enjoyed a rousing start to the year, with an accelerated rise in new business, according to a report.
Aberdeen Asset Management has confirmed it is in talks about a possible takeover of Edinburgh-based global fund management Scottish Widows Investment Partnership (SWIP).