News archive - pre-July 2013

As of 01/07/2013 Scottish Government News will be published on the following page www.scotland.gov.uk/news

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Monday 01/07/2013

Restoration is key [Economy]

Talks continue at today’s coal taskforce.

Thursday 27/06/2013

Further evidence that GB needs Scottish energy to "keep lights on" [Economy]

Energy Minister comments on Ofgem Capacity Assessment Report.

Scottish Government welcome islands' strike price [Economy]

Energy Minister welcomes significant breakthrough.

Tuesday 25/06/2013

Fairer taxation in first Scottish tax bill for 300 years [Economy]

Historic first for Scottish Parliament.

Tuesday 18/06/2013

Impact of ‘bedroom tax’ must be assessed [Economy]

Soar in emergency funding applications.

Scottish pensioners offered greater certainty [Economy]

Scottish state pensions to be triple locked.

Swinney welcomes ‘vital investment’ in food sector [Economy]

Decision clears way for 2 Sisters purchase of VION.

Sunday 16/06/2013

Joint study shows Scotland is outperforming UK [Economy]

Employment statistics gives insight into employment trends.

Thursday 13/06/2013

Tax Forum Considers Management Options [Economy]

Finance Secretary chaired the second Tax Consultation Forum today.

Wednesday 12/06/2013

£88 million to create 10,000 new youth jobs [Economy]

Salmond details fund to support youth employment and small business growth.

Coal freight charges welcomed [Economy]

Energy Minister welcomes ORR freight charges welcomed.

Wednesday 05/06/2013

Ernst & Young Attractiveness Survey [Economy]

New report praises Scotland's 'sparkling' investment performance.

Thursday 30/05/2013

Work to start on Inverness College [Economy]

Sturgeon hails ‘landmark’ building for the Highlands.

Wednesday 22/05/2013

Digital boost for SMEs [Economy]

Millions to develop business performance

FM unveils Glasgow 2014 Legacy training scheme [Economy]

One thousand training and volunteering places announced for jobless young Scots.

Pressure grows on UK Government to change course [Economy]

Swinney outlines economic opportunities of independence

Sunday 19/05/2013

Scotland's economic strengths [Economy]

First Minister and Deputy First Minister to set out the economic case for Scotland as an independent nation.

Monday 13/05/2013

Deputy First Minister opens Scotland community-shareholder wind farm [Economy]

£15.6 million, four-turbine Neilston Community Wind Farm today opened today.

Friday 10/05/2013

Energy Skills Scotland announced with double funding [Economy]

£6.5 million training boost for oil and gas, renewables and other energy industries

Support for strong banking sector in Scotland [Economy]

Swinney publishes Banking Strategy.

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