New figures have confirmed Scottish GDP was ahead the UK in the second quarter of 2018.
The pharmaceutical industry is worth around £1.7 billion to Scotland’s economy and employs over 5,000 people across the country, according to new research.
Alan Titchmarsh has called for urgent action to stop the “demise” of the UK’s gardens, as a report suggests that the horticulture sector is worth billions to the economy.
The Scottish Government has launched an economic action plan, including an £18 million fund for advanced manufacturing and the piloting of two new “productivity clubs” for businesses.
Stockpiling ahead of Brexit could boost Scotland’s economic growth in 2018-19 but the measure will have a negative effect in the medium term, the Scottish Government’s top economist has said.
The number of breweries in Scotland has increased by almost 230% since 2010, thanks in part to drinkers’ growing taste for craft beers.
The UK economy grew at a healthy rate over the summer months, helped in part by the bout of warm weather.
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has included Brexit among key risks to the stability of the global economy in a new report.
The potential failure of Brexit negotiations and “unsettled” politics pose a risk to world economic growth, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has warned.
Britain’s manufacturing sector saw a “mild improvement” in September, though companies say Brexit uncertainty has put industry forecasts in doubt.
Boris Johnson has refused to rule out a leadership challenge to Theresa May as he took another swipe at her Chequers plan on the eve of the Conservative Party Conference.
Boris Johnson has issued a blistering attack on Theresa May’s Brexit strategy just days before the Conservative Party conference.
Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt has called for calm over the current Brexit impasse — claiming there was always going to come a point in negotiations “where everyone was looking into the abyss”.
This time last year, the Dundee Partnership unveiled its plan for making the city a better place to live and work across the next decade.
Jeremy Corbyn is set to meet with the EU’s chief negotiator Michel Barnier in a bid to break the current Brexit impasse.
European Union officials are to step up no-deal Brexit preparations due to increased “uncertainty” over whether a deal can pass through the House of Commons, a leaked document has revealed.
Extending the timetable for the UK’s European Union departure talks may be “unpalatable but essential”, experts have claimed in a new report which warns about the impact of “sleepwalking” into a no-deal Brexit.
Scottish economic growth has overtaken the UK with 0.5% growth, new official figures show.
Theresa May has been urged by one of her senior ministers to prepare to fight the next general election on a radical pro-business platform of tax cuts and de-regulation.
Scotland’s independent economic forecaster has faced a “significant challenge” obtaining essential data from the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP), it has emerged.