The UK government has called on Scottish businesses and workers to help shape a modern industrial strategy to drive growth across the country.
Confidence among Britain's financial services firms dropped again in the last three months of 2016, making it the 'gloomiest' year for the sector since the 2008 financial crisis.
The UK economy will see three years of "relatively slow growth" as it comes to rely more on trade and less on consumer spending, a think tank says.
Sainsbury's has reprimanded its �496,000-a-year chairman after he used an employee to carry out work on his �1.5million country home.
The bank says some customers may have had trouble logging in to online accounts during the unsuccessful cyber attack on 11-13 January 2017.