Alex Salmond in California
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Independence will see Scotland thrive, says Salmond

Alex Salmond tells BBC Radio Scotland that the country will thrive as an independent nation.

Speaking from a business trip in California, he said that the latest economic figures puts to rest any anxiety associated with and independent Scotland. Mr Salmond said Scotland was one of the most successful country's for inward investment.

He added: "The profile that Scotland is gaining from the debate is proving a substantial attraction for new jobs for Scotland."

  • 21 Jun 2012