Johnston Press confirms it is in advanced talks to buy the cut-price national daily newspaper - the i - for about £24m.
Delays in EU payments have left many Scottish farmers facing a cash flow crisis, according to the head of a farming union.
Plans are unveiled for a £40m hotel, office space and flats complex on Dundee's waterfront.
How further gas development could be in the pipeline for the UK
The BBC's Douglas Fraser on the taxes Scotland has now and what's to come
The woman who built a car for women
Are Scottish workplaces racist?
Distilleries and bars feature in new Scotland Gin Trail
A round-up of topical business stories
The latest data on Scotland's economy shed more light on its recent difficulties, and in particular on its falling sales to the rest of the UK.
Why do some animals stay faithful?
What 7 vital things did Dad's Army teach us?