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Douglas Ross calls for ‘massive’ investment in transport links

Image copyright PA Media Image caption Douglas Ross is proposing a new “fully integrated” transport system with smart travel cards The Scottish Conservative leader has called for “massive” investment in transport infrastructure to rebuild Scotland’s economy “from the brink”. Douglas Ross said the country had been economically divided for too long and that big projects would bring people “closer together”.… Read more →

Investment boost for national manufacturing centre

Image caption It is hoped that the centre will make Scotland a world leader in advanced manufacturing The Scottish government has announced an additional £20m of funding for Scotland’s first national manufacturing centre of excellence. The National Manufacturing Institute Scotland (NMIS) aims to make Scotland a world leader in advanced manufacturing. It will include a skills academy and industry-led research… Read more →