Scottish Government launches initiative to unlock £200m of low carbon investment

A new investment programme to help deliver Scotland’s just transition to a net-zero emissions economy has been launched by the Scottish Government.

Published 10 June 2021

Scottish Government agrees extra funding and financial flexibility for councils

A package of financial flexibilities and extra funding for councils which could be worth up to £750 million has been agreed by the Scottish Government in partnership with COSLA.

Published 9 October 2020

Scottish Government announces £30m of funding to regenerate communities

All of Scotland’s 32 local authorities and more than 25 individual community regeneration projects will receive a share of £30 million of new investment for regeneration and town centres.

Published 10 September 2020

Scottish business organisations commit to fair work practices as Scotland faces COVID-19 recovery

Business groups, trades unions and leaders from local government and the third sector have committed to putting fair work at the heart of Scotland’s economic recovery.

Published 20 July 2020

18,000 businesses benefit from coronavirus support grants

More than £215 million has been awarded to over 18,000 Scottish business ratepayers in just two weeks to help firms combat the effects of the coronavirus outbreak, new figures have revealed.

Published 20 April 2020

Coastal communities to benefit from £7.5m generated from Scottish Crown Estate devolution

Coastal communities are to benefit from £7.5 million of revenue generated from the Scottish Crown Estate’s marine assets in the first year of devolved management.

Published 30 September 2019

Scottish draft budget to be delayed

The Scottish Government's draft budget for 2016-17 will not be published until after the UK government's spending review in late November, it emerged today.

Published 31 August 2015