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Cooperation with Yokohama City

Agreement signed with Yokohama.

Scotland has signed a joint declaration of cooperation with Yokohama City, the second largest city in Japan.

Yokohama, Read More

Support for businesses and households affected by Glasgow School of Art fire

Hardship relief and emergency funding for residents and businesses.

Emergency and hardship funding will be made available to households and businesses Read More

Land ownership - public register proposals

New register will improve transparency.

The first steps are being taken to create a public register of people who ultimately make Read More

LIFESTYLE

Andy Murray supports Daily Mile initiative

Tennis ace will use public profile to champion active lifestyle across the UK.

Tennis legend Andy Murray has announced a partnership Read More

Electric bike revolution

£1.3m for electric bike revolution in Scotland.

Two new funds have been announced to encourage more people to start using Read More

Commitment to net-zero greenhouse gas emissions

New legislation set to be ‘toughest in the world’.

Scotland will become one of the first countries to achieve a 100% Read More

BUSINESS

Orbex will launch orbital vehicles from the newly-announced spaceport in Sutherland

Rockets to launch small satellites into orbit using renewable fuel.

Orbex has announced that it has secured £30 million in public Read More

Cefetra to create base at Port of Rosyth

Cefetra plans Scottish expansion with Forth Ports.

Following an extensive review and consultation with its customers, leading agricultural specialist Cefetra Ltd Read More

Pilots for inshore fisheries management

New fisheries management arrangements to help ensure that coastal communities make the most of their waters are to be trialed Read More

POLITICS

Shirley-Anne Somerville - Building a better social security system

Shirley-Anne Somerville visits Peebles CAB office.

In her first visit as Cabinet Secretary for Social Security and Older People, Shirley-Anne Somerville Read More

Protecting the Scottish Parliament

TECHNOLOGY

Kawasaki Heavy Industries will carry out a verification test in Fort William

Japanese multinational signs Scottish deal.

Tokyo, July 5, 2018 — Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Ltd. announced today that a basic agreement was Read More

DRAGON RESUPPLY MISSION (CRS-15)

INTERNATIONAL

Tackling climate change in Malawi

New fund to help communities in Malawi respond to effects of global warming.

Communities in southern Malawi will have opportunities to Read More

Burrell heads East to Japan

Japan tour dates unveiled.

73 masterworks from the Burrell Collection are to embark on a five-stop tour of Japan later this Read More

Port Glasgow based Ferguson Marine to build world’s first renewables powered Hydrogen ferry

Ferguson Marine Engineering Limited has successfully led a European consortium in a bid for EU funding support to pave the Read More

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