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BayWa r.e. has acquired Forsa Energy’s UK renewable energy business

BayWa r.e. will acquire access to a 350MW pipeline of Scottish onshore wind farms.

The move is part of BayWa r.e.’s Read More

Call to investigate claims of EU voters being denied their right to vote

Concern about the lack of time being afforded to EU citizens to complete the required UC1 forms.

Constitutional Relations Secretary Michael Read More

Fred. Olsen Windcarrier receives turbine contract from MHI Vestas

Moray East Offshore Wind Project.

Fred. Olsen Windcarrier has been awarded a contract by MHI Vestas Offshore Wind for the transport Read More

LIFESTYLE

First Minister: We should focus on wellbeing, not just GDP

Nicola Sturgeon explains the far-reaching implications of a "well-being economy".

In a speech to the TED Summit in Edinburgh, the First Read More

Call for radical action from UK Government

Tackling poverty and inequality.

The Scottish Government is calling on the UK Government to make radical changes to tackle poverty and Read More

UK & Scottish Government’s must end their ‘drill every drop’ approach to North Sea Oil & Gas

Managed and comprehensive transition towards a lower carbon future.

The UK’s oil and gas drilling plans, and Scottish Government’s support for Read More

BUSINESS

Economic benefits of £745m Aberdeen by-pass highlighted

Road cuts journey times by half.

Around 50% of traffic has shifted from Aberdeen city onto the new Aberdeen Western Peripheral Route Read More

Offshore wind - Proposals to ensure contracts stay in Scotland

Collective action is needed.

At a summit held by Finance Secretary Derek Mackay and Energy Minister Paul Wheelhouse, the industry representatives Read More

Plan to increase the value of exports by 2029

Scotland: A Trading Nation.

An ambitious growth plan will aim to increase the value of exports from 20% to 25% of Read More

POLITICS

First Minister Nicola Sturgeons speech, Reform Scotland event, Edinburgh

FM: 20 years of devolution.

Thank you, Chris.

And thanks to Reform Scotland for organising this event.

The contributions you have been encouraging Read More

The Referendums (Scotland) Bill

TECHNOLOGY

Scotland set for life in the fast lane

First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has unveiled a new plan that will put Scotland at the forefront of the 5G technological Read More

SpaceX AMOS-17 MISSION

INTERNATIONAL

Support for relief efforts following Cyclone Idai

Funding for communities affected by Cyclone Idai.

International Development Minister Ben Macpherson has announced £150,000 to support relief efforts in Mozambique, Read More

Support for Venezuelan Migrants in Colombia

Humanitarian Emergency Fund activated.

Funding to support refugees displaced from Venezuela has been announced by International Development Minister Ben Macpherson.

It has Read More

First Minister speech on Scotland, Brexit and the Future

Georgetown University speech.

It is an absolute honour to be delivering this address and to be taking part in this discussion Read More

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