Business support 15.05.2017

£1million expansion for resurrected sand mine

A £1million expansion at a sand mine that re-opened in 2012 has created nine new jobs in rural Lochaber. Highlands and Islands Enterprise (HIE) has invested £100,000 in the development by Lochaline Quartz Sand Ltd on the Morvern peninsula.

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Social enterprise 23.05.2017

HIE supports Shetland social enterprise to expand

A Lerwick based social enterprise is being supported by a grant of £122,350 fr...

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Business support 22.05.2017

Aquaculture supply chain £1m innovation fund opens

Small to medium enterprises (SMEs) working in the aquaculture supply chain in ...

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Digital and broadband 17.05.2017

Public asked to vote for SME support programme in Digital awards

Members of the public are being asked to vote for DigitalBoost in the Digital ...

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Food and drink 15.05.2017

Dornoch brothers raise a glass to new micro distillery

Two brothers are celebrating as the first spirit at their new micro distillery...

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Life sciences 15.05.2017

Danish life science company locates to Inverness Campus

The expansion of the life science sector at Inverness Campus is taking another...

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Creative industries 15.05.2017

Alessi meets Harris Tweed at XpoNorth

A leading figure from Italian design house, Alessi, will be in Inverness during Xp...

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Energy 10.05.2017

Highlands and Islands supply chain shines at All-Energy event

Forty-six of the region’s businesses took centre stage at the UK’s biggest renewab...

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Community and cultural development 13.05.2017

Region’s community groups gather in Inverness to share experience

Over 40 employees and board members from 26 community development organisations ac...

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Energy 28.04.2017

Argyll firm to boost trade and create jobs

An Argyll renewables company is embarking on a project that will boost its interna...

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Food and drink 26.04.2017

Region’s businesses exhibit at world’s largest seafood show

Eight companies from the Highlands and Islands are giving Europe and beyond a flav...

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Community and cultural development 24.04.2017

Turbine pays off for Coigach community

A £1.8 million ambitious and complex project to install a community wind turbine i...

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Energy 21.04.2017

200 new jobs at Wester Ross dry dock

Kishorn Dry Dock in Strathcarron, Wester Ross, will come out of a 23 year long hibernation after...

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Tourism 12.04.2017

Masterplan agreed for CairnGorm Mountain

A new masterplan has been agreed that will see major improvements to visitor facilities on Cairn...

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Energy 28.04.2017

Argyll firm to boost trade and create jobs

An Argyll renewables company is embarking on a project that will boost its international trade, ...

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Community and cultural development 30.03.2017

Local Shetland treasure receives further backing from HIE

A community-owned Georgian property providing accommodation in Shetland has received a funding b...

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Social enterprise 31.03.2017

Pilot programme to strengthen social enterprises

A new initiative is being piloted in the Highlands and Islands to strengthen the capacity, capab...

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Business support 17.05.2017

Venturefest 2017 - SME innovation summit

SMEs across the Highlands and Islands are being encouraged to attend Venturefest Scotland 2017, ...

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