Northern Ireland is the most pessimistic part of the UK when it comes to the economy, a new report has found.
Scottish Financial Enterprise (SFE) has appointed Philip Grant of Lloyds Bank as its new chairman.
Businesses run by people who were born outwith Scotland contribute more than £13 billion to the economy of the country, according to analysis.
The rate of growth in the Scottish economy has overtaken that of the UK, according to official statistics.
The prospect of a no-deal Brexit has taken its toll on the confidence of Scottish businesses, a report has warned.
Economists have predicted the impact of a no-deal Brexit could cause a “significant contraction” in the Scottish economy.
Working people in Scotland are being failed by the economy after a near decade of austerity under the UK Government, Scottish Labour has claimed.
Scotland's farmers lost up to £161 million last year due to the extreme weather, according to a report.
The British economy grew marginally ahead of expectations over the three months to February, helped by businesses stockpiling ahead of Brexit.
Shops on Scotland's high streets are closing at a rate of more than five a week, according to new analysis.
Brexit could spark a “new era of economic and industrial decline” in Scotland that the country would take a generation to recover from, a union has warned.