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Digital and broadband

Digital Scotland Superfast Broadband reaches more Highlands and Islands homes

More fibre broadband has gone live across the Highlands and Islands thanks to the £428M Digital Scotland Superfast Broadband roll-out....

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Digital and broadband

MORAY BUSINESS WEEK

Moray businesses are being offered free workshops during Moray Business Week, 8-15 November, including two digital events hosted by HIE a...

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Food and drink

Food and drink goes global

More than 30 food and drink companies from the Highlands and Islands took part at Showcase Scotland in Gleneagles earlier this month....

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Education and universities

Report will highlight national importance of Highlands and Islands’ marine resource

The potential for the Highlands and Islands to become a leading player in developing the UK’s marine economy will be the focus of a new, ...

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Food and drink

Aquaculture firms encouraged to take part in skills study

Companies in aquaculture and related services are being invited to take part in a study to determine the future skills needs of the secto...

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Tourism

Cairngorm Snowfactory trial

The proposed trial of Snowfactory technology on Cairngorm Mountain will receive £25,800 from HIE if it goes ahead.

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Community and cultural development

Report highlights importance of housing to regional development

HIE has published a new report into housing provision in the region.

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Business support

Latest business survey

Businesses in the Highlands and Islands are being more cautious about investment in the desire to remain debt free, while many have repor...

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Meanish pier developments take a step forward

A pier in the Glendale area of the Isle of Skye has taken a significant step forward after recently hosting the successful community led ...

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International Trade

Scottish Export Awards open for nominations

Nominations for the 2017 Scottish Export Awards, sponsored by HSBC in association with HIE and Scottish Enterprise, are now open.

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Business support

Winners of Highland Business Awards 2017 announced

Recognition was given to the achievements of businesses across the Highlands and Islands on Friday 28th September.

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Food and drink

The region’s food and drink goes global at Showcasing Scotland

Food and drink companies from the Highlands and Islands are in Gleneagles this week showcasing their products to UK and international buy...

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Digital and broadband

Digital Dock lands at Sandbank Business Park in Dunoon

Around 30 businesses and local groups came to the launch of a new digital initiative at the Fairmile Building in Dunoon yesterday (Monday...

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Social enterprise

Scotland to host 2018 social enterprise world forum

The 2018 Social Enterprise World Forum will be held in Edinburgh, where it first started ten years ago.

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General HIE news

Hotel opportunity at Inverness Campus

Developers are being invited to register their interest in developing a hotel at Inverness Campus.

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Community and cultural development

New employee to help drive culture in Moray

A co-ordinator has been appointed to help strengthen creative development in Moray’s communities.

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Business support

New director apppointed

HIE has appointed a new director of business and sector development.

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Energy

WES shapes future innovation calls

HIE subsidiary, Wave Energy Scotland, is seeking to invest up to £320,000 in four short projects that will help shape its future research...

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