Scotland might become the ‘Saudi Arabia of renewables’, as Salmond has promised, but that will mean little unless we stop being the Scotland of oil.
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Would Scotland really qualify for Standard & Poor’s “highest economic assessment”?
Alex Salmond last night delivered a speech in London in which he declared that an independent Scotland would be good for the economy of the remainder of the UK.
Scottish voters want the debate over independence to move beyond a somewhat cold and individual assessment of ‘what is in it for me?’, according to new research published today.
The gap between those who support Scottish independence and those who oppose it has narrowed, according to a new poll.
When voters go to the poll in September’s referendum they deserve to know how Scotland’s ministers will respond if they can’t get their way.
September 18 is decision day for Scotland: build a prosperous future on foundation of the pound, or take a leap into the unknown
It is now clear the only way to retain sterling as the anchor of our future prosperity is to keep Scotland within the United Kingdom.
Whilst I’m no fan of the chancellor, what he will say tomorrow will be a perfectly rationale defence of the interests of the rest of the UK if Scotland voted for independence.
Reducing immigration is of less concern across Scotland than it is elsewhere across the UK, according to new research.