Angus bin collectors have voted overwhelmingly for three months of industrial action in protest over changes to working patterns.
Unite the Union
Union leaders have called for former Muirfield Contracts chairman John Stodart to face criminal proceedings after he used cash from the ailing group to buy luxury property in Dubai.
Dundonian actor Brian Cox has urged V&A Dundee anti-austerity protesters to "see the bigger picture".
Trade unions have expressed renewed optimism over the future of the troubled BiFab yards, despite the loss of hundreds of jobs.
RBS customers vowed to take their cash elsewhere as they made their final visit to the Perth city centre branch which closed its doors on Wednesday.
Union leaders at the closure-threatened BiFab facilities have called for a new push to save the yards in Fife and Arnish.
A trade union has called on the boss of Perth's crisis-hit Lovat Hotel to come out of "hiding".
Drinks giant Diageo has been accused of planning to move out of Scotland just to threaten workers.
The prospect of crippling strikes has returned to Scotland's largest industrial complex after petrochemicals giant Ineos and Unite squared off for a third time.
Unite has warned an “incredible amount of power” over Scotland’s economic future will lie in the hands of petrochemicals billionaire Jim Ratcliffe if INEOS secures a deal to acquire the Forties oil pipeline from BP.