Greens launch business manifesto

For immediate release: Monday 2nd May 2011

As the final week's campaign push began, the Scottish Green Party will today launch a mini-manifesto for business with policies including support for community and publicly-owned renewables, boosting construction with a housebuilding programme and plans to reinvigorate Scotland's town centres. The programme will be launched by Alis Ballance, top Green candidate for the South of Scotland, at a visit to thriving local businesses in Moffat.

The Scottish Greens will:

* Boost the construction sector with a