Scots Government unveils Freeport plans

The Scottish government has published its own version of the UK Government’s freeports scheme, saying that it will press for high employment standards and green credentials. At a virtual meeting of the Scottish Parliament on 21 January, Minister for International Trade Ivan McKee MSP said that the reputation of free ports across the world is mixed, with concerns over deregulation and the risks of criminality, tax evasion and reductions in workers’ ... [+]

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