Scottish Government also cuts number of countries from which returning travellers are required to quarantine in a hotel.
Ivan McKee announced plans to set up independent freeports that may offer 'tax breaks and incentives'.
It is one of a number of ports that are being established across the UK.
The Institute for Government has published new papers on borrowing and currency options for Scotland if it voted to leave the UK.
Panel of MPs say connection charges are hampering the transmission of Scottish renewables across the UK.
Nicola Sturgeon apologised to those who had endured long waiting times for treatment.
Jaguar Land Rover will provide the fleet for the climate talks in November.
The deputy first minister said measures to check vaccine passports at large events would be ‘proportionate’.
If it goes ahead passengers could fall asleep on departure from Glasgow or Edinburgh and wake up in Frankfurt.
The former Scottish Conservative health spokesperson has been replaced by Dr Sandesh Gulhane.
Ferguson Marine: The Port Glasgow yard was taken into public ownership to save it from collapse in 2019.
First Minister Nicola Sturgeon apologised 'unreservedly' to anyone who has suffered from long waits.
Bosses at the base, which houses the UK's nuclear weapons, have cut eight specialist posts.
As cabinet reshuffles go, this was pretty pedestrian, despite the efforts of some in the political...
Johnson said the alliance would work 'hand-in-glove to preserve security and stability in the Indo-Pacific'.
Former prime minister speaks out after study identifies key commonalities between the priorities of Scotland, England and Wales.
Robert Buckland, Robert Jenrick and Gavin Williamson have all left the Government and returned to the back benches.
The Scottish Government published data on the doses that were not administered under freedom of information laws.
A shake-up of the Prime Minister’s top team has been long expected in Westminster.
The SNP Westminster leader criticised Boris Johnson for not knowing how much cuts imposed by the UK Government will impact people.