You are here

Latest News

Top economist has breakfast with Fife businesses!

Fife Council gave local businesses the opportunity to find out about access to finance and talk about issues affecting manufacturing with a head of industry on Tuesday 27 May 2014.

Tom Vosa, Director and Head of Market Economics, Europe at National Australia Bank and Chief Economist for Clydesdale and Yorkshire Banks was guest speaker at the well-attended event at the Carnegie Conference Centre in Dunfermline.

Other key speakers included John Penman from the Fife Economy Partnership and Bob Waterson from Greenfold Systems Ltd.

Thursday, 29 May 2014

Read more

New jobs for enterprising young Fifers

FIFE business stars of the future are making their mark as Scotland’s first Enterprise Apprentices.

Wednesday, 28 May 2014

Read more

Best practice visit to Tullis Russell

Tullis Russell and the Scottish Manufacturing Advisory Service are pleased to invite you to attend an exciting best practice event at Tullis Russell’s Tree Centre in Markinch on Thursday 15th May. 
Click HERE for more details, full agenda and details on how to book.

Wednesday, 23 April 2014

Read more

Win up to £30,000 through the Digital Sprint Competition

DIGITAL SPRINT COMPETITION

Tuesday, 22 April 2014

Read more

Manufacturing Best Practice: Use of Recycled Content in Production Process and Finished Products

The Scottish Manufacturing Advisory Service and Zero Waste Scotland are holding a best practice visit at Progress Rail in South Queensferry (EH30 9SH) on Thursday 1st May at 9.00am.  Click HERE  to download the leaflet and find out more

Wednesday, 16 April 2014

Read more

Business Breakfast Event – Support for Manufacturing Businesses

Support for Manufacturing – Clydesdale Bank
Economic Recovery & Accessing Finance to Exploit Opportunities                                   
Carnegie Conference Centre – 27th May 2014

PROGRAMME

 

Friday, 04 April 2014

Read more

Business Gateway Fife Logo

Meet the Buyer Fife Council and BAM Construction Ltd

Drop-in sessions to hear about supply chain opportunities relating to Levenmouth/Viewforth Schools Estate Project

This event will showcase a number of supply chain opportunities related to the new schools construction build in Levenmouth and Viewforth areas of Fife.  It will be hosted by Fife Council Economic Development in partnership with BAM Construction Ltd.

Businesses can meet members of the BAM Construction delivery team and identify opportunities to become involved in one or more of the projects by being added to the sub-contract or supplier tender lists.

Tuesday, 01 April 2014

Read more

The Carnegie UK TestTown is back!

The Carnegie UK Trust launched the TestTown 2014 programme in Manchester on 6 March. TestTown offers innovative young people the chance to test out great business ideas for real in a town centre environment. TestTown aims to give young people invaluable insight into running a business and the chance to win £10,000 start-up funding.

Sunday, 23 March 2014

Read more

Westport Business Centre officially open!

A CUPAR business centre is open for business and is already attracting success.   Westport Business Centre in Cupar was officially opened this week by Fife Council Depute Leader and Planning and Business spokesperson Councillor Lesley Laird.

The Centre has been created through the transformation of a listed building in Cupar and is made up of five offices for businesses as well as affordable housing and additional facilities for the community.

Thursday, 13 March 2014

Read more

New - Profit on a Plate Event – 1 April 2014

Local food producers, chefs and tourism businesses are being offered a unique chance to take part in a specially designed training day with the choice of two practical, two hour sessions and one-to-one menu advice sessions.

Do you want to know how to sell more of your products at markets and events?


Do you want to know how to increase your business by improving your menu content and layout?


Would you like to learn more about local produce available in Fife?

Wednesday, 12 March 2014

Read more