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General HIE news 2018-10-08

Taste of Shetland event features celebrity chefs

Food and drink producers in Shetland got a taste of France at last weekend’s T...

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Business support 2018-08-28

Shetland entrepreneurs offered support

Shetland entrepreneurs are being encouraged to sign up to a new programme to h...

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Shetland 2018-07-02

Shetland young people encouraged to complete survey

Young people across Shetland are being encouraged to take part in a major new ...

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Community and cultural development 2018-06-19

New venture to safeguard Unst Partnership’s future

Britain's most northerly community is to become the first to benefit from acqu...

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Social enterprise 2018-04-25

Product demand sparks expansion plans for Shetland social enterprise

A unique product developed by a community organisations in Shetland is proving...

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Education and universities 2018-02-13

Investment pays off for new School of Health, Social Care and Life Sciences

A £4m investment by HIE in a new School of Health, Social Care and Life Scienc...

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Business support 2018-02-06

Shetland knitwear business to expand into new international markets

A Shetland based business specialising in contemporary knitwear, homeware and ...

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Energy 2018-02-05

Floating decommissioning market study published

Energy ports and supply chain companies across Scotland are expected to benefi...

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Business support 2018-01-31

How student and graduate placements can boost business

Alexis Evans, HIE’s Graduate and Student Placements Co-ordinator, highlights t...

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Energy 2018-01-23

HIE invests in ambitious Shetland engineering firm

A Shetland boat building and engineering company has increased its workforce a...

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Business support 2017-12-20

Funding boost for replacement fish market at Lerwick

Plans for a new fish market in Lerwick have taken another step forward with Hi...

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General HIE news 2017-12-12

New ‘factory of the future’ will benefit Highlands and Islands

Businesses across the Highlands and Islands stand to benefit from the new £65m...

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Social enterprise 2017-11-10

Shetland social enterprise expands

COPE Ltd in Lerwick provides employment and skills for adults with disabilitie...

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Food and drink 2017-10-27

First spat from Scottish pilot mussel hatchery goes to sea

The first mussel spat reared at the Scottish Shellfish Hatchery Stepping Stone...

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Food and drink 2017-10-13

Aquaculture firms encouraged to take part in skills study

Companies in aquaculture and related services are being invited to take part i...

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Community and cultural development 2017-10-11

Report highlights importance of housing to regional development

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

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Energy 2017-08-29

Expanded Dales Voe Base and a vision for future

Representatives from the offshore oil and gas industry, government agencies, p...

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