10billion tax raid

Oil & Gas

Osborne tax breaks to fuel new oil boom

THE UK Government is working to win back the trust of the North Sea offshore industry and, in the process, pave the way for tens of billions of pounds of new investment.

Oil & Gas

P&J helps avert North Sea flight levy

Scottish Secretary Michael Moore has credited the Press and Journal with helping ensure North Sea oil and gas firms were not hit with a new levy for every worker flown offshore by helicopter.

Oil & Gas

Speech hints at tax breaks for companies

Ed Miliband has unveiled radical plans to reward companies which invest - paving the way for a future Labour government to offer tax breaks to some North Sea oil and gas firms.