Alex Salmond

Monday 14 July 2014

AN INDEPENDENT Scotland could fail to cash in on the full economic potential of the North Sea, Danny Alexander has warned, as the UK Government today launches a review of its oil tax regime.

Sunday 13 July 2014

MORE than 40 Scottish quango bosses are paid salaries in excess of the First Minister's £141,000 annual salary, and almost 700 are on a bigger salary than an MSP, according to new research by a leading think tank.

Sunday 13 July 2014

The North Sea oil industry has been "neglected and undermined" by successive UK governments, the First Minister has said as a row over the sector continues.

Saturday 12 July 2014

Whenever the First Minister has made his case that an independent Scotland could remain within the EU without having to reapply for membership, there is one key witness he often cites: