General HIE news 25.07.2017

Business survey shows support for European single market and free movement of people

Over two-thirds of businesses across the Highlands and Islands believe membership of the European single market and free movement of people are important to the Scottish economy, according to new research.

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Gaelic 27.07.2017

Rannsachadh ga dhèanamh air margaidh-obrach na Gàidhlig

Tha Iomairt na Gàidhealtachd is nan Eilean, Leasachadh Sgilean na h-Alba, agus...

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Digital and broadband 27.07.2017

Review of community broadband delivery under way

The role played by a government-funded initiative to deliver broadband to Scot...

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Community and cultural development 26.07.2017

Step closer for innovative energy system on Fair Isle

Plans to have power 24 hours a day on Fair Isle are one step closer with the c...

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Tourism 12.07.2017

Cabinet secretary stresses public sector role in supporting NC500

The successful North Coast 500 tourist route will need strong co-ordinated sup...

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Energy 20.07.2017

Wave energy information to be shared online

People interested in tracking progress in developing Scotland’s wave energy te...

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Business support 11.07.2017

Shetland family business targets new global markets

A Shetland wool company which started five generations ago is set to increase ...

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Inward investment 11.07.2017

Elgin Business Park set to go ahead

A long term aspiration for a major business park development on the outskirts ...

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Inward investment 11.07.2017

Elgin Business Park set to go ahead

A long term aspiration for a major business park development on the outskirts of E...

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Life sciences 10.07.2017

Study into seaweed potential

HIE has commissioned a study into the potential of seaweed harvesting as a diversi...

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General HIE news 03.07.2017

HIE Chair reappointed

Professor Lorne Crerar has been reappointed Chair of the Board of HIE until Februa...

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General HIE news 03.07.2017

Highland firms selected for national innovation showcase

Two companies from the Highlands have been selected for the Innovation Showcase at...

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Community assets 30.06.2017

Community marina expands as market grows

A community run marina on the Morvern peninsula is welcoming more visitors this ye...

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General HIE news 30.06.2017

Changes at the top

HIE has confirmed a number of new senior appointments this month.

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Life sciences 30.06.2017

Investment will boost export ambitions for BASF on Lewis

A Hebridean life sciences business looks set increase productivity, expand its int...

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Food and drink 28.06.2017

Highland hotlist announced for food & drink awards

Thirty-four businesses from across the Highlands and Islands are celebrating after...

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Food and drink 27.06.2017

Scottish aquaculture is thriving

Fish and shellfish farming contributes £620 million to the national economy every year, accordin...

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24.06.2017

Growing our appetite for food & drink innovation

Collaboration in food & drink innovation rewarded with £650k fund

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General HIE news 20.06.2017

New bridge to link Inverness Campus and retail park

A new bridge is to be installed linking the north end of Inverness Campus with Inverness Busines...

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Tourism 19.06.2017

Impact of North Coast 500 route

The North Coast 500 (NC500) tourist route, launched in 2015, has had a positive impact on both v...

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