This week: 05/4/19
Fair Start Scotland
Fair Start Scotland celebrated its first anniversary this week. As Scotland’s first, fully devolved employment support service, Fair Work Minister Jamie Hepburn explains the aims of the service & the role it plays in delivering a fairer, more prosperous economy
Public Finance and Digital Economy Minister Kate Forbes was in Fort William to open the Newton Rooms, a new learning centre supported by the Inverness and Highlands City Region Deal, which aims to encourage young people to develop science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) skills.
Kype Muir Wind Farm
London Stock Exchange
Finance and Economy Secretary Derek Mackay
was at the London Stock Exchange to strengthen links between it and the Scottish Government, helping to raise Scotland’s international profile and promote Scottish business to international markets.
Innovation Minister Ivan McKee welcomed the news that EIT Digital has set up a satellite office in Edinburgh.
“Our vision is for a Scotland where innovation is an intrinsic part of our culture, our society and our economy”, said Mr McKee.