• 19 April 2017

    Business innovation and investment hub opens in London

    Scotland’s latest Innovation and Investment Hub, Scotland House, has officially opened in London with more than 450 businesses registering their interest in becoming members in the first few weeks.
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  • 31 March 2017

    Pilot programme to strengthen social enterprises

    A new initiative is being piloted in the Highlands and Islands to strengthen the capacity, capability and governance of social enterprises. Highlands and Islands Enterprise (HIE) has teamed up with the Bank of Scotland to provide highly qualified and experienced individuals to serve as non-executive directors on social enterprise boards.
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  • 27 March 2017

    Venturefest 2017 - SME innovation summit

    SMEs across the Highlands and Islands are being encouraged to attend Venturefest Scotland 2017, the annual summit on innovation taking place at the Glasgow Science Centre on 20 September. Venturefest Scotland is a national business innovation summit designed to help high-growth Scottish SMEs and ambitious early-stage companies to grow through innovation.
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  • 21 March 2017

    International volunteering charity strengthens base on Coll

    The ability of a remote island’s biggest employer to continue operating from the location has been further secured. Project Trust (PT) is a social enterprise based on the Isle of Coll in Argyll. Each year it co-ordinates long term overseas volunteering opportunities for up to 300 young people from across the UK and Europe.
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  • 20 March 2017

    Argyll hotel plans major upgrade

    An Argyll hotel is to embark on a major upgrade that will boost its star rating and create new jobs. Loch Melfort Hotel, situated between Oban and Kilmartin, has secured £101,000 investment towards the £290,000 project from Highlands and Islands Enterprise (HIE).
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  • 19 June 2014

    HIE Investing in communities: Argyll and the Islands

    Find out more about our work in the Argyll and the Islands area

  • 27 November 2013

    European Marine Science Park 2013

    Situated on Scotland's stunning West Coast, the European Marine Science Park provides high quality laboratory and office accommodation in an established location for Marine Science. The emerging marine business cluster and world-renowned expertise provide

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