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Moray firm growth to create jobs

A Moray based firm is to embark on a major growth plan that will increase its UK and international sales, boost turnover and create jobs ...

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Forres bagpipes go global

Trade missions to Ireland and America have been paying off for Forres firm, Burgess Bagpipes Limited (BBL).

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Firms encouraged to apply to innovation fund

Businesses in the Highlands and Islands are being encouraged to apply to a new fund that supports the development of new ideas for produc...

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Why it’s important to take part in HIE’s Business Panel

At times of economic uncertainty, it’s more important than ever that policy makers and business leaders stay connected and face challenge...

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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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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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New director apppointed

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

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New managers in Moray

HIE has appointed a new area manager and new head of business growth to its Moray team.

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€16.6m programme launched to support SME innovation

Small to medium enterprises (SMEs) in some of the most fragile areas of western Scotland are among those set to benefit from a new €16.6 ...

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Skills boost for Argyll construction industry

People in Argyll looking to develop skills in traditional construction methods and materials could benefit from a new initiative being fu...

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Employee ownership masterclass

Business owners will hear how employee ownership can boost profitability, motivation and company results at a special masterclass in Inve...

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Businesses invited to innovation workshop

Businesses in the Western Isles are being invited to a free workshop on the benefits of innovation.

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Shetland family business targets new global markets

A Shetland wool company which started five generations ago is set to increase international sales and create new jobs.

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EU delegation in Inverness

More than 20 academics, policy-makers and stakeholders from across Europe are in Inverness this week to share ideas on policies to help s...

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Major investment planned at Knockando Woolmill

Knockando Woolmill in rural Moray, Europe’s oldest district woolmill, is set to increase its productivity, competitiveness and turnover, ...

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Aquaculture supply chain £1m innovation fund opens

Small to medium enterprises (SMEs) working in the aquaculture supply chain in the Highlands and Islands can now apply to a £1 million inn...

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Support for innovation

Businesses looking to develop a new product, process or service can access support and funding of up to £15,000 through HIE’s Innovate Yo...

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Venturefest 2017 - SME innovation summit

Venturefest Scotland 2017, the annual summit on innovation for SMEs, takes place at the Glasgow Science Centre on 20 September.

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