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High growth businesses awarded record £1.5 million at Scottish EDGE finals

A record breaking £1.5 million was invested in a total of 42 businesses with innovative entrepreneurial potential as the latest winners of the Scottish EDGE Awards are revealed

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Ten innovative responsible tourism projects launched as part of £25million Scottish Tourism Recovery Programme

Scottish Enterprise and partners are delivering funding to support the recovery of tourism and hospitality in Scotland by driving forward innovation in the tourism sector. The projects, which collectively received over £500k in funding, have been revealed by Scottish Enterprise, South of Scotland Enterprise (SOSE) and Highlands and Islands Enterprise (HIE).

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Sugar beet re-introduction could create hundreds of jobs and support Scotland’s net zero goals, new report

  • New vision for a bioeconomy in Scotland set out in IBioIC report by Scottish Enterprise;
  • At least 815 jobs could be created and thousands more supported through the supply chain;
  • Domestic bioethanol supply could reduce carbon emissions by more than 280,000 tonnes annually;
  • Dundee or Grangemouth highlighted as potential sites for a bioethanol plant.