Chancellor George Osborne is accused of "arrogance" after announcing more than £500m of contracts for the Royal Navy's submarine base at Faslane.
The Ferguson Marine shipyard in Port Glasgow is named as the preferred bidder for a £97m contract to build two ferries to operate in Scotland.
Production on the largest new oil and gas field to have been discovered in the North Sea for a decade is approved.
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Business/economy editor, Scotland