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XpoNorth unveils new national and international speakers

Scotland's leading creative industries festival, XpoNorth, has unveiled the next wave of speakers for the one-of-a-kind event this summer...

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Rural banking survey extended

Individuals, businesses and community groups in and around 14 communities in the Highlands and Islands have an extra two weeks to take pa...

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Board members wanted for Highlands and Islands Enterprise

People with a wide range of skills and experience in business and community development are being invited to apply to join the Board of H...

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Fort William hosts Marine Tourism Conference

A sell-out conference in Fort William gave a warm welcome to a Swedish delegation while it played host to marine tourism experts on 13 Ma...

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Public urged to engage in Fort William transport study

Residents, businesses, students and key stakeholders in the Fort William area are being urged to take part in a transport study being car...

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Animal health companies attend HIE reception in London

Seventy-two people from innovative animal health companies attended a reception in February aimed at promoting the Highlands and Islands ...

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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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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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