Council leader John Alexander has said he is "personally committed" to delivering a first-of-its-kind global culture festival in Dundee after receiving endorsements from around the world.
Dundee City Council has been urged to step in after an influential cultural position was allowed to lapse.
A pair of Tayside's finest wartime artists will be recognised in a national plaque scheme, it has been revealed.
Fresh details have been revealed of an ambitious plan to put Dundee at the centre of a first-of-its-kind global culture festival.
Dundee is set to capitalise on its new found links with Tokyo following the opening of the V&A – designed by Japan's most famous architect.
Dundee has been chosen as a "top European destination for 2018" by the world's largest travel guide publisher.
A new Dundee tourism venture has been backed by Scottish Government ministers at a leading industry conference held in the city.
A pair of Courier Country distilleries have enjoyed a jump in visitor numbers in the last year.
On June 16 1567 a small boat set out from the shore of Loch Leven to make the short trip out to the island in its midst.