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General HIE news

Welcome to the year of young people

The Year of Young People is a great opportunity for the region, explains HIE chief executive, Charlotte Wright.

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HIE graduate is ‘Scotland Young Thinker of the Year’

Rebecca MacDonald (24), who is on graduate placement with HIE in Inverness, won recognition as Scotland’s ‘Young Thinker of the Year’ for...

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

Businesses across the Highlands and Islands stand to benefit from the new £65m National Manufacturing Institute for Scotland (NMIS), anno...

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SRUC expands on Inverness Campus with Centre of Excellence

Scotland’s Rural College (SRUC) announced plans this week for a £2m investment which is set to create around six new jobs at Inverness Ca...

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Island music studio aims to attract global stars

A new residential music studio in the Outer Hebrides is set to capitalise on its scenic location and high-end technology to attract both ...

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Hotel opportunity at Inverness Campus

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

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Aerospace and defence sector opportunities in the region highlighted at event

Businesses in the Highlands and Islands are being invited to a free workshop to find out how the region can benefit from opportunities in...

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HIE investment for Kildonan Museum’s expansion

More young people will get involved in various activities at a South Uist museum following a major extension and internal improvements....

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Business survey shows support for European single market and free movement of people

Over two-thirds of businesses across the Highlands and Islands believe membership of the European single market and free movement of peop...

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HIE Chair reappointed

Professor Lorne Crerar has been reappointed Chair of the Board of HIE until February 2020.

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Highland firms selected for national innovation showcase

Two companies from the Highlands have been selected for the Innovation Showcase at this year’s Venturefest Scotland.

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Changes at the top

HIE has confirmed a number of new senior appointments this month.

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New bridge to link Inverness Campus and retail park

A new bridge is to be installed linking the north end of Inverness Campus with Inverness Business and Retail Park.

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HIE's new finance director

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

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HIE welcomes continuation of agency boards

HIE is continuing to play an active role in phase two of the Scottish Government’s Enterprise and Skills Review, which is nearing conclus...

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HIE reports on 2016-17 results

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

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Award winning region

The Highlands and Islands region has featured in several awards in recent weeks.

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Inverness Campus ‘highly commended’ in national awards

Inverness Campus was highly commended in the 2017 Scottish Civic Trust (SCT) My Place Awards.

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