The new Scottish National Investment Bank is on track to open this time next year – despite the UK Government “stymieing” work to set up the new institution.
A shock rate rise by the Treasury has led to fears that major projects in the north and north-east may have to be "scaled back or delayed".
Treasury officials have been accused of ignoring the “banking emergency” blighting the north of Scotland.
Extinction Rebellion protesters plan to shut down roads around Westminster and stage a sit-in at City Airport in London as part of environmental protests in the next two weeks.
Four people have been arrested on suspicion of criminal damage after climate change activists sprayed the Treasury in central London with fake blood.
Boosting Britain’s standing as a major international player post-Brexit will be a key objective of new Government spending plans, Chancellor Sajid Javid has signalled.
Derek Mackay has been accused of spending millions intended to protect Scotland from a no-deal Brexit on other things.
A no-deal Brexit could have a £90 billion "hit" on the Treasury's coffers, Philip Hammond has warned.
‘We may as well go back to bartering salmon for a bag of peats’ says MP as senior minister issues ‘call to arms’ over bank branch closures
A senior UK minister has called on banks to consider rural communities when closing branches after cross-party pressure from Scottish MPs.
A north-east MP has accused the Treasury of acting "in bad faith" over the loan charge, a new tax due in April that will affect up to 100,000 contractors who used controversial tax avoidance schemes.
The ambition of the wave and tidal industry is not being matched by the UK Government, a former Scottish secretary has warned.
New research has shown that whisky production levels reduce when taxes are hiked up by the government.
Labour has called for the UK Government to “stop dancing” around the planned closures of dozens of RBS branches.
Treasury and Brexit ministers will visit Aberdeen on Thursday to meet oil and gas bosses.
The UK Treasury is facing a £40million tax hit amid forecasts that Scotland’s minimum alcohol pricing scheme will cut drinking north of the border.
The resurgent North Sea oil and gas industry is poised to pay more than £1billion in tax this year – and the SNP has called for the cash to be reinvested in the sector.
The Scottish Conservatives have held talks with the Treasury minister to discuss concerns about RBS bank closures.
Scottish Finance Secretary Derek Mackay has seized on a leaked cabinet committee paper that claims Treasury coffers would take an annual hit of up to £66billion if the UK goes for a so-called hard Brexit.
Oil and Gas UK Chief Executive Deirdre Michie last night called on the UK Government to build on the support it has already given the industry.
The formal handover of powers allowing the collection of the first Scottish taxes in more than 300 years will happen on Wednesday.
The Liberal Democrats and SNP clashed yesterday over claims Scotland would face a £40billion funding “black hole” if the nation had full fiscal autonomy.
Treasury chiefs wanted to "let Scotland stew in its own juice" during a long-running teachers pay row which caused chaos in the classrooms in the 1980s.
Danny Alexander has pledged to deliver "positive" tax news to offshore firms next month as part of a package of measures to secure the future of the sector.
Devolution of North Sea revenues would be "pretty disastrous" for the oil and gas industry, Danny Alexander has claimed.
Motorists across the north will find out in the next few weeks if they will be able to buy cut-price petrol and diesel.
Leading microbiologist Hugh Pennington has accused the SNP of engaging in its own "project fear" over the NHS.
Work will begin on a controversial £74million green energy scheme in Speyside within the next few weeks after the UK Government gave the project its financial backing.