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General HIE news 2018-09-05

£1.96m contract for campus bridge

A £1.96m contract has been awarded to design and construct a new public transp...

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Business support 2018-09-04

Importance of young recruits highlighted

Nearly four out of five businesses in the Highlands and Islands have highlight...

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General HIE news 2018-08-31

Food and drink firms showcased in London

Nine food and drink businesses from the Highlands and Islands displayed their ...

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Life sciences 2018-08-31

Entrepreneurs pitch new ideas

A prototype to provide mobile satellite broadband for unconnected locations, w...

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Digital and broadband 2018-08-31

Internet of Things to benefit Highlands and Islands businesses

Improved business efficiency and reduced carbon footprints are among the benef...

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General HIE news 2018-08-29

HIE changes in north as spaceport plans get underway

HIE has made leadership changes in Caithness and Sutherland, following the rec...

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Outer Hebrides 2018-08-29

Multi-national brings job search to Outer Hebrides and Moray

Global business SYKES, which is creating up to 100 new homeworking jobs in the...

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General HIE news 2018-08-28

Western Isles entrepreneurs hone pitching skills

This month, entrepreneurs from the Western Isles have the chance to attend a w...

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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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Business support 2018-08-28

Digital strategy for entrepreneurs

Entrepreneurs across the Highlands and Islands are being given the opportunity...

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Community assets 2018-08-24

Advising on asset transfers

Sandra Holmes, HIE’s head of community assets, outlines HIE’s role in relation...

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General HIE news 2018-08-22

Top employer award for HIE

HIE was named best public sector employer, along with the Royal Air Force, in ...

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Life sciences 2018-08-22

Caithness businesses offered accelerator for new ideas

Businesses in Caithness are being offered the chance to take part in a 12-week...

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Digital and broadband 2018-08-21

Partnership broadband bringing ultrafast to Achnasheen

Remote Highland communities scattered across 26 miles of rugged terrain are se...

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Digital and broadband 2018-08-13

Ancient Calanais goes digital

Minister for Connectivity and the Islands, Paul Wheelhouse, was at Calanais in...

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Inward investment 2018-08-09

Inverness Campus development plans revised

Plans for a major new development on Inverness Campus have been revised follow...

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Social enterprise 2018-08-08

Double celebration for social enterprise support scheme

A support programme for Scotland’s social enterprises has passed the £1m inves...

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