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15th July 2012, 19:40
North Sea gets second wind - Telegraph (http://www.telegraph.co.uk/finance/newsbysector/energy/oilandgas/9401798/North-Sea-gets-second-wind.html)

wasnt the uk government trying to pretend scotland was broke

looks like scotland is actually a very wealthy country

15th July 2012, 19:55
Scotland will need to tax it pretty heavily to actually get anything - possibly far more than Treasury currently does and current tax policies certainly reduced investment.

Long term it's probably cheaper to invest into a few carrier groups to keep peace in the Middle East.