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 visitor numbers and business trade.

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Food and drink 24.06.2017

Growing our appetite for food & drink innovation

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

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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 ev...

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21.06.2017

Showcasing Scotland deadline fast approaching

Food and drink companies in the Highlands and Islands have until 30 June to re...

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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...

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13.06.2017

Charlotte appointed chief executive of HIE

Highlands and Islands Enterprise (HIE) has appointed a new chief executive. ...

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Food and drink 09.06.2017

International boost for mussel hatchery project

An innovative project to get Scottish mussels to spawn in a hatchery environme...

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Creative industries 07.06.2017

Independent label receives funding for digital release of first artist

Belladrum Festival record label’s first signed artist will go on digital release a...

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Gaelic 07.06.2017

Oifigear Gàidhlig ùr aig Ceòlas

Tha Ceòlas air oifigear ùr fhastadh airson fàs a thoirt air a’ Ghàidhlig ann an Ui...

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Community and cultural development 06.06.2017

New ReStore building opens in South Uist

A new carbon neutral sustainable facility has been opened by South Uist learning c...

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International Trade 06.06.2017

Doing Business in India seminar in Inverness

A free seminar will take place in Inverness on Thursday 15 June for businesses int...

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General HIE news 06.06.2017

HIE's new finance director

Highlands and Islands Enterprise (HIE) has appointed a new director of finance and...

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Energy 02.06.2017

Oil production vessel to be decommissioned in Shetland

Dales Voe in Shetland is to be used for the decommissioning of the Buchan Alpha, a...

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Energy 01.06.2017

HIE's new energy director

Economic and community development agency, Highlands and Islands Enterprise (HIE) ...

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Energy 01.06.2017

HIE's new energy director

Economic and community development agency, Highlands and Islands Enterprise (HIE) has appointed ...

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Business support 29.05.2017

Major investment planned at Knockando Woolmill

Knockando Woolmill in rural Moray, Europe’s oldest district woolmill, is set to increase its pro...

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General HIE news 30.05.2017

HIE reports on 2016-17 results

Businesses and communities supported by HIE achieved a strong performance in 2016/17 despite unc...

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Food and drink 26.05.2017

New distillery to launch Kintyre Gin

The first ever batch of Kintyre Gin is expected to hit the market this summer, creating up to si...

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General HIE news 31.05.2017

HIE welcomes continuation of agency boards

HIE is continuing to play an active role in phase two of the Scottish Government’s Enterprise an...

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Social enterprise 23.05.2017

Shetland social enterprise to expand

A Lerwick based social enterprise is being supported by a grant of £122,350 from Highlands and I...

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