The UK government makes a loss from North Sea oil and gas production for the first time since records began nearly 50 years ago.
Oil continues its recovery, with prices rising above $50 a barrel for the first time in 2016 as a result of supply disruptions and increased global demand.
An Ayrshire-based family-run butcher is to create new jobs after securing a £600,000 supply deal with the Co-op.
A play premieres in the church of the minister who started the world's first savings bank
Japanese oil giant JX Nippon pulls back on its UK presence
Can smaller firms take on the big lenders?
Glasgow Airport celebrates 50 years ago since it opened
A Highland town's links to stockings fabric
A round-up of topical business stories
This month's unemployment figure was up for Scotland, though not by much. It's the sharp fall in the number of jobs that should be causing more concern, combined with a fall in hours worked.