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Have your say on the economic priorities for all of Scotland in 2030


Businesses, organisations and individuals active in all sectors and geographies of the Scottish economy are being asked to define a new strategy for its success, Scotland’s independent economic development network announced today.

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Rural Scotland has a greater role to play in our economic success


With 42 recommendations contained in ‘An Economy for All of Scotland – Harnessing Our Potential for Everyone, Everywhere’ the Commission has looked at what it believes are some of the measures that can allow the right decisions to be made to support investment and strengthen the contribution of people everywhere.

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SCDI Calls for continued commitment to A96 upgrade


Writing to the Cabinet Secretary for Transport, Infrastructure and Connectivity, Michael Matheson, the letter jointly signed by the Chairs of SCDI’s Highlands and Islands, and North East Committees, along with the Chair of their Rural Commission has urged the Scottish Government to hold to its commitment to upgrade to the A96.

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Brora kids kick off science and technology project


Budding engineers at Brora Primary School have kicked off a new project designed to enthuse young people about science and technology. Brora’s P6 helped launch the Scottish Council for Development and Industry’s (SCDI) new Little Lighthouse programme which is being sponsored by Falck Renewables, owners of the Kilbraur Wind Farm.

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Scotland’s future Young Scientists and Engineers contend for STEM awards


More than 300 young people representing over 50 schools from all over Scotland and as far afield as Peebles and the Western Isles gathered at Glasgow Science Centre on Friday 31 May to take part in the Celebration of Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM).

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