A project to make Scottish cities more attractive to investors is to focus on improving digital and hydrogen technology across the country.
Scottish Cities Alliance
More high tech innovations such a 'smart bins' and 'intelligent street lighting' will be installed in Perth and Dundee after a European funding boost.
The leaders of all six city council authorities in Scotland have given their support for Dundee's bid to become European Capital of Culture 2023.
Five years on from the restoration of Perth’s city status, the benefits continue to gain momentum.
Scotland's seven cities have joined together to call for a new working relationship with the UK and Scottish governments to allow them to reach their full economic potential.