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£1million boost for chemical sciences firm

12 December 2017

£1million boost for chemical sciences firm: SE landscape logo cmyk

More than 70 jobs have been secured, and further roles created, at a Dumfries manufacturing plant, with a grant to support innovation. DuPont Teijin Films (DTF) will increase their manufacturing capabilities with the £967,955 Scottish Enterprise funding.

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Screen Unit proposal published

11 December 2017

Following approval from Fiona Hyslop, Cabinet Secretary for Culture, Tourism and External Affairs, the proposal for a Screen Unit within Creative Scotland, presenting a more collaborative inter-agency approach and clear leadership on public sector interventions and support for Scotland’s screen sector is published today by Creative Scotland.

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National Manufacturing Institute for Scotland

11 December 2017

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Location announced for centre of excellence

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Stirling benefits from £37m investment in Scottish manufacturing facility

07 December 2017

Stirling benefits from £37m investment in Scottish manufacturing facility: Superglass 022 a SA

A Stirling-based company is to benefit from one of the largest investments in Scottish engineering and manufacturing in recent years, doubling its capacity and creating new jobs on the site.

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Subsea UK and Scottish Enterprise launch £15 million R&D funding call for underwater innovation

04 December 2017

Subsea UK and Scottish Enterprise launch £15 million R&D funding call for underwater innovation: David Rennie

Industry body Subsea UK in partnership with Scottish Enterprise has today announced that it has opened an R&D funding call for innovation projects to drive forward research and development projects between Scotland and Japan that will help solve the industry’s most complex technological challenges.

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eCommerce analytics company E Fundamentals invests £2.5m in Scotland creating 26 new jobs

01 December 2017

UK eCommerce analytics company, E Fundamentals, is to invest in a new development hub in Edinburgh, which will be the London-based technology company’s second office. The move is creating 26 new jobs and being supported by Regional Selective Assistance support from Scottish Enterprise of £320,000 as part of the total investment of £2.5m.

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Scots business owners launch a ‘Scottish success story’ on St Andrews Day.

30 November 2017

Scots business owners launch a ‘Scottish success story’ on St Andrews Day.: GGS yard compressed

Scottish business owners, Duncan and Vicki McConchie from Gatehouse of Fleet in Dumfries & Galloway today (Thursday 30 November) officially opened their £1.9 million investment project, GG’s Yard, a ‘Rural Venue of Excellence’.

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Independent Evaluation Hails Value of Trade & Investment Support for Scotland

28 November 2017

Independent Evaluation Hails Value of Trade & Investment Support for Scotland: Neil Francis

A major new evaluation examining the impact of international trade and investment support delivered by Scottish Development International (SDI) between 2012/13 and 2015/16 has found a significant economic return for both trade and inward investment activity and that many companies would not have entered export markets or invested in Scotland without that support.

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Harvey Maps finds route to success

27 November 2017

Map publisher plots transition to employee ownership

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New Scottish energy ports capability directory launched

22 November 2017

New Scottish energy ports capability directory launched: Image PoCF

A new dynamic Scottish ports directory aimed at the energy industry has been launched today (21 November).

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