One of Scotland’s largest steel stockholders, Brown & Tawse, increased its sales on the back of the rising price of the commodity last year.
Union bosses are calling for jobs and newspaper titles to be protected as publisher Johnston Press enters administration.
Roasted crickets are now on the menu at Sainsbury’s as it becomes the first UK supermarket to stock edible insects.
A new charter has been drawn up in a bid to ensure bosses treat their staff fairly if severe weather hits Scotland this winter.
Politicians, business leaders and trade unions will join forces in a bid to save the closure-threatened Michelin tyre factory in Dundee.
First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has said her thoughts are with workers at the closure-threatened Michelin tyre factory in Dundee as she pledged to leave “no stone unturned” in attempts to secure its future.
Michelin has agreed to consider Scottish Government proposals that could save its closure-threatened Dundee tyre plant, MSPs have been told.
The Scottish Government will do all it can to secure the future of Michelin workers affected by the planned closure of the Dundee plant, Economy Secretary Derek Mackay has said.
The trade union representing workers at the Michelin tyre plant in Dundee said hope remains some jobs can be saved after the company announced plans to halt production within two years.