The government sells more shares in Lloyds, raising about £586m and taking its stake in the bank to below 21%.
The cost of renting a home in Britain rose by 2.1% in the year to the end of March, official figures show.
A Glasgow-based renewable energy firm plans to develop wind turbine schemes across the UK after signing a £30m funding deal.
How have big changes in the jobs market since the last general election affected Scots?
The first anniversary of the Kelpies sculptures in Falkirk approaches
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