Education and universities 21.02.2017

Caithness and Lochaber confirmed for Norwegian style learning centres

Young people in Caithness and Lochaber will be among the first in Scotland to benefit from new Norwegian style learning centres. The centres are aimed at helping young people pursue careers in science, technology, engineering, maths and digital (STEMD). They are being developed by the Science Skil...

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Digital and broadband 17.02.2017

Businesses on trend at Highlands and Islands digital conference

More than 250 businesses and community groups are getting together with local ...

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16.02.2017

Region’s companies shortlisted for Scottish Export Awards

Five companies from the Highlands and Islands have been shortlisted for the HS...

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Energy 13.02.2017

Wave Energy Scotland Seeks New Advisors

Leading wave energy development body, Wave Energy Scotland (WES), is seeking t...

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Tourism 10.02.2017

New raft of funding for marine tourism

Three public agencies have joined forces to establish Scotland as a top global...

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Food and drink 04.01.2017

Moray joint venture inspired by Can Do Scale

Two Moray businessmen launched a new joint venture after HIE recommended they ...

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Energy 31.01.2017

Shetland engineering company's £1.1m expansion

HIE contributes £420,000 to support the company’s innovative development for e...

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Creative industries 30.01.2017

World class speakers lined up for XpoNorth

Scotland's premier creative industries conference and showcase, XpoNorth, is s...

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Business support 19.12.2016

Jobs secured in Lochaber

A total of 170 jobs are expected to be protected after a £330 million deal to ...

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Creative industries 20.01.2017

Glasgow School of Art campus opens

The Glasgow School of Art’s new campus in Moray has been formally opened. T...

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Community and cultural development 01.01.0001

Community energy case studies

Video's featuring community energy projects from around Scotland.

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Business support 06.02.2017

World first for Moray boat builder

A Moray based boat builder is to become the first in the world to build and su...

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Business support 24.01.2017

Businesses in Boston

Entrepreneurs from Inverness, Forres, Alness and Fort William were among the 1...

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Business support 23.01.2017

Get fresh talent in your business with placement

HIE has placement programmes to bring fresh talent, skills and knowledge into orga...

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Energy 10.01.2017

£3m investment in wave energy projects

Ten wave energy development projects have been awarded a total of £3 million by Wa...

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Energy 22.11.2016

Turbine named after Calum Davidson, Director of Energy and Low Carbon

The 2nd turbine to be deployed on the MeyGen project name ‘The Calum Davidson’....

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Business support 27.01.2017

Gearing up for Shetland Business Week

First Shetland Business Week to take place 25 February - 4 March.

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Tourism 04.01.2017

Discovering History, Heritage and Archaeology

The Year of History, Heritage and Archaeology runs throughout 2017. Work will bu...

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Life sciences 30.01.2017

£3m funding for Science Skills Academy

£3 million approved for full business case of Science Skills Academy as part of th...

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Energy 09.01.2017

£6.5m agreed for Orkney research and innovation campus

Plans for a multi-million pound research and innovation campus in Stromness in Ork...

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Life sciences 06.02.2017

Success for region’s companies at prestigious awards

Two of the seven categories in this year’s Scottish Enterprise Life Science Awards...

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Business support 20.10.2016

500 bookings for first Argyll Enterprise Week

More than 500 places have been booked for free workshops, seminars and other events taking place...

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Digital and broadband 06.10.2016

State Aid public consultation issued for CBS projects

Community Broadband Scotland (CBS) is carrying out a series of State Aid public consultations to...

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Business support 29.09.2016

CNPA board considers strategy for Cairngorm & Glenmore

Enhancing the conservation value and the visitor experience at Cairngorm and Glenmore is at the ...

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Business support 27.09.2016

Finishing touches made to Fort William shoreline project

New onshore facilities at Fort William’s waterfront are being used by cruise ship passengers for...

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Tourism 26.09.2016

Marine focus for Lochaber leisure business

Work has started on a £261,000 tourism development on the shores of Loch Linnhe.

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Energy 21.12.2016

Oil and gas decommissioning action plan launched

A new decommissioning action plan launched today (Wednesday 21 December) by Highlands and Island...

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