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Scottish O&G firms head to East Africa to unlock training potential

11 October 2017

Scottish O&G firms head to East Africa to unlock training potential: EastAfrica 2016 mission

A delegation of 12 Scottish oil & gas supply chain companies and technical skills providers will head to East Africa this weekend on a trade mission which aims to open the doors to a multi-million pound training market in Uganda and Tanzania.

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2016/17 a record year for SIB investment into Scottish growth companies

09 October 2017

2016/17 a record year for SIB investment into Scottish growth companies: Kerry Sharp, Head of the Scottish Investment Bank

Scottish Enterprise has today revealed that its investment arm, the Scottish Investment Bank (SIB), invested a record £63.5m into 146 Scottish companies during 2016/17.

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Subsea Technology & Rentals announces strategic partnership with US pigging expert CDI

04 October 2017

Subsea Technology & Rentals announces strategic partnership with US pigging expert CDI: Scott Johnstone 2

SDI welcomes new partnership for Scottish company STR forged on Scottish pavilion at OTC in May 2017

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Food and drink goes global with Showcasing Scotland

02 October 2017

Food and drink goes global with Showcasing Scotland: F&Dexports

150 global buyers from nineteen countries are set to descend on Gleneagles on 3rd and 4th October for Showcasing Scotland; the most important date in the food and drink calendar.

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FinTech company Encompass secures £600k funding from Scottish Investment Bank

01 October 2017

FinTech company Encompass secures £600k funding from Scottish Investment Bank: JANE MARTIN & MS CONSTANCE OZ&NZ SEPT 2017

Angela Constance, Cabinet Secretary for Communities, Social Security & Equalities has announced that the Scottish Investment Bank, the investment arm of Scottish Enterprise, is to invest £600k in FinTech company Encompass.

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Scottish Enterprise welcomes BEIS Science and Innovation Audits

21 September 2017

Scottish Enterprise welcomes BEIS Science and Innovation Audits: Linda Hanna

The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) published its second wave of Science and Innovation Audits on 21 September 2017. 

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Scottish Enterprise enhances its support for fast growing companies

20 September 2017

Scottish Enterprise enhances its support for fast growing companies: Scaling image

An enhanced service to support more companies in Scotland with the potential to reach turnover upwards of £100 million has been launched today by Scottish Enterprise. 

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Skyscanner owner to create up to 200 new jobs in Scotland

13 September 2017

Skyscanner owner to create up to 200 new jobs in Scotland: Paul Lewis

Ctrip, owner of Scottish headquartered travel search site Skyscanner, has announced it will open a customer service call centre in Edinburgh. It aims to create up to 200 jobs in the next few years.

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Scottish Enterprise launches North Sea Solutions for Innovation in Corrosion for Energy (NESSIE) project

06 September 2017

Scottish Enterprise launches North Sea Solutions for Innovation in Corrosion for Energy (NESSIE) project: NeSSIE logo acronym SIZED

Scottish Enterprise and its partners are promoting the new flagship NeSSIE project at two major Scottish energy events this month.

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