A scandal-hit Dundee City Council department at the centre of an ongoing corporate fraud investigation could be given access to bid for contracts with other local authorities.
Council bosses in Dundee have been accused of operating "behind a curtain" over a major corporate fraud investigation which has now embroiled a number of authority employees.
A Dundee City Council employee named as part of a major corporate fraud probe has been suspended, The Courier can reveal.
Businesses in Dundee repeatedly raised concerns about the awarding of an £8.3 million council contract which is now at the heart of a major corporate fraud investigation.
A senior Dundee City Council official has quit in the midst of an investigation into claims he was treated to a golfing trip on the Spanish coast by bosses of a firm awarded an £8 million local authority contract.
Council chiefs in Dundee have put up a wall of silence around a lucrative public contract awarded to a city electrical firm without opening it to other companies.