UK GDP growth will be underpinned by manufacturing, such as at Rolls-Royce Motors, the BCC survey says. Photograph: Bloomberg/Getty Images.
Bank of England Governor Mark Carney will face his toughest public testimony to date as he seeks to defend the integrity of an institution that's become embroiled in the currency-manipulation scandal.
THREE cities in Scotland have shown the greatest increase in property prices in the UK in the last decade, according to a new report that reveals an increasing divide between the northern and southern parts of the country.
PRIVATE-sector companies in Scotland have expanded employment at the fastest rate since 1998 and confidence among small Scottish firms has also soared, according to reports published today.
Labour is promising a "jobs guarantee" for all young people who have been out of work for more than a year. Under the scheme, which would run from 2015 to 2020 if the party took power, those aged 18 to 24 would be told to take up a work offer or lose ...