Scotland is Now - Global campaign takes Scotland to the world

A major new campaign will put Scotland in the international spotlight and showcase the country’s world-leading assets to a global

FM highlights surge in Chinese visitors to Scotland

Chinese tourism spend increases

Total spend by Chinese visitors to Scotland has increased by 414% - from £7 million to £36

Project to boost cultural tourism in rural Kenya.

The Scottish Government’s small grant funding will enable artisans in rural Kenya to promote their cultural heritage, boosting tourism and

Certainty urged on EU research relationships

Minister visits Brussels to promote Scottish science and innovation.

Certainty is urgently required on the UK’s future participation in EU research

First Minister visit to China

April trip to promote trade and cultural links.

First Minister Nicola Sturgeon will visit China next month to promote the

Celebrating the French contribution to Edinburgh International Festival

Culture and External Affairs Secretary Fiona Hyslop will visit Paris to celebrate Scotland’s cultural ties with France and highlight the

EU nationals are leaving the UK

In the year ending September 2017 net migration was at a similar level to early 2014 with 244,000 more people

Refugee integration strategy

New Scots strategy sets out support for refugees.

New Scots: refugee integration strategy summary 2018-22 - includes a link to


The strategic relationship of the Windsors and Sauds

Robert J Somynne examines the relationship between the UK royal family and Saudi Arabia royal family.

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WHO gravely concerned by deteriorating situation in eastern Ghouta

22 November 2017, Damascus, Syrian Arab Republic – Seven people have been killed and 42 people injured in Damascus city

850,000 children displaced by violence in Democratic Republic of the Congo’s volatile Kasaï region

KINSHASA/DAKAR/GENEVA/NEW YORK, 28 July 2017 – More than 1 million people have been forced from their homes by waves of

Commission negotiating documents

European Commission

We just received mandate to begin Article50 negotiations with UK. We are ready. Formal negotiations to begin as soon

replacement of Jean-François Jalkh

This Friday, April 28, Louis Aliot announced the replacement of Jean-François Jalkh, the man appointed to replace Marine Le Pen

George Soros to blame

Alex Jones tells jury his marijuana has gotten too strong — and says George Soros is to blame

Right-wing conspiracy theorist

Mosul: Civilians killed by airstrikes

Civilian casualties from US-led coalition airstrikes have raised serious questions about the lawfulness of these attacks, on 17 March 2017,

Barack Obama is to make his first visit to Scotland

Barack Obama is to make his first visit to Scotland, where he will attend a charity dinner event, by The

Eleven Presidential candidates in marathon TV debate

All eleven candidates in France’s presidential election have discussed employment and welfare issues in a televised debate Tuesday night, ahead of

Theresa May visits Saudi Arabia to inspire oppressed women

The Prime Minister is travelling to Saudi Arabia to discuss trade and security, saying that she could be an example

The 60th anniversary of the EU

Meeting on Saturday in the Hall of the Horatii and Curiatii palace where six founding countries signed the Treaty of

Presidential approval for Keystone XL oil pipeline

President Trump has given a permit to the controversial Keystone XL pipeline project, which is a major boost for Canada-based