Nicola Sturgeon urged people to follow all of the current rules and advice “rigorously” over this weekend, while speaking at her daily briefing.
A portable Covid-19 test which aims to diagnose the disease in 90 minutes could make a “huge difference” in hospitals ahead of the winter battle against the disease, according to the scientists.
Scotland's coronavirus contact tracing app has been downloaded more than one million times since its launch last week.
Nicola Sturgeon confirmed at her daily briefing the total of number of people who tested positive for Covid-19 in the past 24 hours is 267.
A union leader is urging the Prime Minister to take action to prevent “redundancy floodgates” opening as the furlough scheme ends.
From the DC Thomson Media Centre