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.
Unemployment in Scotland decreased in the latest quarter, new figures show.
The value of Scottish exports increased by 7% in the year to June, according to new figures.
Economic productivity in Scotland has been “broadly stagnant” for the last 15 years, with the country underperforming against many other European nations, a new report has concluded.
A consultation has been launched on plans for a national investment bank for Scotland.
Business and professional services firms are the most gloomy for nearly two years as rising costs and uncertainty over Brexit take their toll, according to a survey.
Nicola Sturgeon has said an improvement in Scotland’s public finances shows the economy is on the “right trajectory”.
Scotland’s public finances improved last year, with an increase in revenue and a reduction in the deficit, according to the latest official figures.
Greece has successfully completed a eurozone bailout programme after receiving tens of billions of euros to help it fix its economy.
UK economic growth rebounded in the second quarter as retail sales and construction benefited from a warm weather boost.
UK economic growth is expected to have rebounded in the second quarter, with analysts forecasting sunnier news when are official figures are released later.
Scotland is “leading the fightback” for a share of the import-dominated UK steel market, Liberty has said.
UK construction activity rose sharply in July, helped by the fastest rate of expansion in housebuilding in two-and-a-half years.
Europe’s economic upswing has slowed in the second quarter amid jitters over a possible global trade war, official statistics show.
The number of Dundonians signing on for out-of-work benefits in the last 12 months has risen by almost 1,000.
The Murraygate has been dealt a fresh blow after Carphone Warehouse closed its doors after a 20-year stay.
The UK economy benefited from a retail rebound in May as the sector received a “double boost” from warm weather and the royal wedding.
Question marks hang over the future of another store in Dundee city centre after estate agents put the unit up for rent.
Dundee’s food and drink industry grew by £43 million in the space of just one year, as the revitalised city satisfied the appetites of hungry investors.