Deadline approaching for applications for the first Interface Excellence Awards
The Interface Excellence Awards have been established this year to acknowledge the significant contribution that knowledge exchange is making to Scotland’s economy.
Highland dairy sets sights on new international markets
A family of Highland cheesemakers handcrafting multi award winning cheeses from home produced organic milk is investing in an upgrade of its facilities
Highland duo design unique bottle for oldest Islay malt
Two renowned Scottish glass artists, based in the royal burgh of Tain, Ross-shire, have completed a unique order for one of the world's finest whisky distillers.
New partnership to drive forward woodland crofts
Three community-based organisations are joining forces in a new push to promote and develop woodland crofts. The Scottish Crofting Federation, the Community Woodlands Association and the Highlands Small Communities Housing Trust plan a number of measures over the coming months.
New brand set to boost islands’ economy
Island communities in the Outer Hebrides are set for an economic boost as a new brand encourages visitors from across the world to come and experience a unique and diverse island journey.
£10 million innovation fund for Oil and Gas
Energy Minister Fergus Ewing invites applications for funding from a £10 million fund to support innovation in the Oil and Gas sector.
Scotland is walking the talk in digital healthcare - The Times
The Times Business Insight bring us up to speed on developments in digital Health in the Highlands and Islands
Times correspondent Rob Stokes writes, " Scotland is walking the talk on digital health and care as the world wakes up to what is happening here."
Awards dinner promises taste of Highland hospitality
An awards ceremony celebrating food and drink producers, products and suppliers from the Highland and Islands promises to give guests an exciting taste of Highland hospitality next month.
£100,000 North Highland Fund to Stimulate Tourism and Food & Drink Sectors
A £100,000 challenge fund which will stimulate new ways of working within the North Highlands’ tourism and food & drink sectors is being launched today (Friday).
Project update: Next Generation Broadband for the Highlands and Islands
The rollout of NGB services will be delivered in phases and is expected to begin in 2013. HIE provided an indicative list of 50 settlements and the following milestones to suppliers as a potential rollout plan for the region.