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WATCH: 'I doubt I'll see A9 dualled in my lifetime' say attendees at Inverness Courier crisis summit

19 July 2023
WATCH: 'I doubt I'll see A9 dualled in my lifetime' say attendees at Inverness Courier crisis summit

WATCH: 'I doubt I'll see A9 dualled in my lifetime' say attendees at Inverness Courier crisis summit

19 July 2023

People from across the region attended The Inverness Courier A9 Crisis Summit, yesterday.


Transport secretary vows to make contracts more favourable to those bidding on A9 dualling work

18 July 2023
Transport secretary vows to make contracts more favourable to those bidding on A9 dualling work

Transport secretary vows to make contracts more favourable to those bidding on A9 dualling work

18 July 2023

The cabinet secretary has vowed to 'to work on contract terms' to make it more favourable for future procurements on the dualling of the A9.


HOUSING CRISIS: Group set up to tackle the housing shortage in the Highlands

13 July 2023
HOUSING CRISIS: Group set up to tackle the housing shortage in the Highlands

HOUSING CRISIS: Group set up to tackle the housing shortage in the Highlands

13 July 2023

The group was set up in recognition of the critical influence the housing crisis is having on businesses and communities across the region.


Met Office issues yellow weather warning for weekend

07 July 2023
Met Office issues yellow weather warning for weekend

Met Office issues yellow weather warning for weekend

07 July 2023

Heavy showers and thunderstorms are expected over the Highlands tomorrow (Saturday 7).


Inverness Rag 'n' Bone Man gig cancelled due to 'unforeseen travel issues'

02 July 2023
Inverness Rag 'n' Bone Man gig cancelled due to 'unforeseen travel issues'

Inverness Rag 'n' Bone Man gig cancelled due to 'unforeseen travel issues'

02 July 2023

The Rag 'n' Bone Man gig that was due to take place at Northern Meeting Park tonight has been cancelled.


HPMA plans stopped after thousands of responses on consultation

29 June 2023
HPMA plans stopped after thousands of responses on consultation

HPMA plans stopped after thousands of responses on consultation

29 June 2023

Plans to deliver the much contested Highly Protected Marine Areas (HPMA) will not be progressed.


Deadline weekend for entries into Highland Business Women Awards

29 June 2023
Deadline weekend for entries into Highland Business Women Awards

Deadline weekend for entries into Highland Business Women Awards

29 June 2023

The biggest Highland event for business-minded females is on the horizon – and it is time to get your entries in.


Scottish Parliament seeks public opinion on 'tourist tax'

26 June 2023
Scottish Parliament seeks public opinion on 'tourist tax'

Scottish Parliament seeks public opinion on 'tourist tax'

26 June 2023

Businesses, tourism organisations and individuals can now have a say on the Visitor Levy Bill as it will be the focus of a new public consultation.


Awards celebrate business success across the Highlands

23 June 2023
Awards celebrate business success across the Highlands

Awards celebrate business success across the Highlands

23 June 2023

Entries are now open for The Scottish Council for Development and Industry (SCDI) Highlands and Islands Business Excellence Awards.


Interest rate rise could see mortgage repayments rise by £300 a month

22 June 2023
Interest rate rise could see mortgage repayments rise by £300 a month

Interest rate rise could see mortgage repayments rise by £300 a month

22 June 2023

The Bank of England has raised interest rates to 5 per cent, adding to the strain on households struggling with soaring mortgage costs.


Staff of family-run business celebrate 60 years of serving the Highlands

21 June 2023
Staff of family-run business celebrate 60 years of serving the Highlands

Staff of family-run business celebrate 60 years of serving the Highlands

21 June 2023

Sharon Leon was founded in 1963 and 60 years on it is still the go-to retailer for carpets and flooring in the Highlands.


Highland businesses named for failing to pay staff minimum wage

21 June 2023
Highland businesses named for failing to pay staff minimum wage

Highland businesses named for failing to pay staff minimum wage

21 June 2023

Several Highland businesses have been named by the UK Government for failing to pay the National Minimum Wage (NMW) to the lowest paid workers.


Do you know an inspirational woman in business?

10 June 2023
Do you know an inspirational woman in business?

Do you know an inspirational woman in business?

10 June 2023

The Highland Business Women Awards 2023 is a great way to recognise the females making a difference.


'Flawed' Deposit Return Scheme delayed until 2025 'at the earliest'

07 June 2023
'Flawed' Deposit Return Scheme delayed until 2025 'at the earliest'

'Flawed' Deposit Return Scheme delayed until 2025 'at the earliest'

07 June 2023

It has been announced today that the controversial Deposit Return Scheme will be delayed until at least October 2025.


Net zero airline plan impresses Highland business competition judges

30 May 2023
Net zero airline plan impresses Highland business competition judges

Net zero airline plan impresses Highland business competition judges

30 May 2023

An ambitious plan for Scotland’s first net zero airline to provide affordable flights across the Highlands has won a leading competition.


Former top boss at Loganair to become interim managing director at HIAL

30 May 2023
Former top boss at Loganair to become interim managing director at HIAL

Former top boss at Loganair to become interim managing director at HIAL

30 May 2023

Highlands and Islands Airports Limited has announced that the former chief executive of Loganair has been appointed as its interim managing director.


Have you set up a female-led business in the Highlands over the past year?

19 May 2023
Have you set up a female-led business in the Highlands over the past year?

Have you set up a female-led business in the Highlands over the past year?

19 May 2023

The Highland Business Women Awards is returning again this year and it is looking for nominations for a variety of categories.


Passenger numbers at HIAL increase during last 12 months

24 April 2023
Passenger numbers at HIAL increase during last 12 months

Passenger numbers at HIAL increase during last 12 months

24 April 2023

Almost 1.5 million people used the 11 regional airports in past year


Highland MSP submits motion for protest song on HPMA to be debated in Scottish Parliament

19 April 2023
Highland MSP submits motion for protest song on HPMA to be debated in Scottish Parliament

Highland MSP submits motion for protest song on HPMA to be debated in Scottish Parliament

19 April 2023

MSP Rhoda Grant has said that "the song encapsulates the fury that is felt by rural communities."


DRS delay: boost for business or 'blow' for environment?

18 April 2023
DRS delay: boost for business or 'blow' for environment?

DRS delay: boost for business or 'blow' for environment?

18 April 2023

The Federation of Small Businesses has welcomed today's news from the Scottish Government, but environmental campaign groups say it comes as a 'blow'.


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