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22 November 2018

Scottish Enterprise welcomes Heads of Terms signing for Tay Cities Deal

Scottish Enterprise welcomes Heads of Terms signing for Tay Cities Deal: Linda Hanna

Scottish Enterprise was among Tay Cities Deal partners to attend the official signing of the Heads of Terms in Perth today.

Scottish Enterprise was among Tay Cities Deal partners to attend the official signing of the Heads of Terms in Perth today.

The £350 million deal was signed by the Scottish and UK governments at an event attended by the four local councils plus representatives from business and academia. It marks a commitment from all parties to work collaboratively and deliver a deal that will create a smarter and fairer Angus, Dundee, North East Fife and Perth & Kinross.

Linda Hanna, managing director for Scottish economic development at Scottish Enterprise, said: “This signing is an important milestone in delivering the Tay Cities Deal, which we are proud to have worked on alongside our partners since its inception. The programme of investment confirmed by both the Scottish and UK Governments will enable us all to deliver real and lasting economic benefits for the region, making it an even more attractive and inclusive place to live, work and do business.

“We now look forward to working with the regional partnership and the private sector to develop the individual business cases and an overall action plan for the communities of Angus, Dundee, North East Fife and Perth & Kinross – bringing the Regional Economic Strategy to life.”

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Jennifer Stevenson
jennifer.stevenson@scotent.co.uk

Scottish Enterprise is Scotland's main economic development agency and aims to deliver a significant, lasting effect on the Scottish economy. Our role is to help identify and exploit the best opportunities for economic growth. We support ambitious Scottish companies to compete within the global marketplace and help build Scotland's globally competitive sectors. We also work with a range of partners in the public and private sectors to attract new investment to Scotland and to help create a world-class business environment.

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