Much more needs to be done by Scotland’s enterprise agencies to support sustainable economic recovery and tackle the chronic lack of access to finance which is hindering business growth, warns a report published today.
The Public Audit Committee agrees with the recommendation of the Auditor General for Scotland that an overarching investment strategy that sets out clearly the long-term investment needs and constraints is needed.
The Scottish Government should have kept the Parliament better informed about its decisions on the Scottish Variable Rate (SVR), according to a report published today by the Finance Committee.
The report into the circumstances which led to the liquidation of the Gathering 2009 Ltd with debts of £726,000, was published today by the Public Audit Committee.
More data on the factors affecting the outcomes of looked after children and young people is needed if their long term adult experiences are to be improved, according to a report published today by the Public Audit Committee.
Students from schools and Universities across Scotland will gather at the Parliament on Monday 7 February to compete for the St Andrew’s Day debating prize.
Legislation to ensure there could be no repeat of the significant failures in records management in residential schools and children’s homes, has come one step closer with the publication today of a report.