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Meet our Experts with One-to-One Surgeries

At Business Gateway Fife we can you offer the opportunity to access free expert advice through our range of introductory surgeries.  This service enables you to access personalised advice that is tailored to suit your individual needs.  See below for more details:

Bright Ideas Scotland Surgeries – Inventions and Innovation

Thursday, 17 July 2014

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Hot-Desking and Virtual Office packages at Fife Renewables Innovation Centre

The highly acclaimed Fife Renewables Innovation Centre (FRIC) is now extending its offering  to include conference and event venue hire, hot-desking and virtual offices.

Thursday, 17 July 2014

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The Bruce Festival – 12 & 13 July 2014

The 2014 Bruce Festival takes place on 12th and 13th July in Dunfermline as part of Scotland's Homecoming 2014 celebrations. The Bruce Festival has a fun, friendly and relaxed atmosphere creating a cultural and historic taste trail around Medieval Scotland.  It is an event that has something for everyone.


A range of Business Gateway Fife clients will also be trading at this popular event including those listed below.  So why don’t you pop along and pay them a visit!


Miss Pauley’s


Wild Rover Foods


Puddledub Pork


The Buffalo Farm

Friday, 04 July 2014

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Start-Up Loan for Individuals Starting a New Business

Business Gateway Fife is working in partnership with Start Up Finance Scotland to offer support to individuals looking to start a new business and provide funding in the form of a start-up loan.   Loan recipients will work our advisers to ensure that they can make their business a success. 

Friday, 04 July 2014

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OPPORTUNITIES FOR MARKET DEVELOPMENT

NORTHERN MANUFACTURING & ELECTRONICS, MANCHERSTER  1-2 OCTOBER 2014
SOUTHERN MANUFACTURING & ELECTRONICS, FARNBOROUGH 12-13 February 2015
 
Exhibitions can be a very effective way to market your goods and services, raise your companies profile and meet existing customers whilst continuing to develop new markets.
 

Monday, 30 June 2014

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Business Space Competition in Glenrothes – reopened for round 2!

Business Space Competition in Glenrothes

Are you a new business or looking to start-up a new business in the retail sector?  

WIN an opportunity to test-trade for 12-months within Glenrothes Kingdom Shopping Centre!


 Fife Council and the Kingdom Shopping Centre, Glenrothes are offering a unique opportunity to a new retail business to locate within the Kingdom Shopping Centre for a 12-month test trade period.

Wednesday, 11 June 2014

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Fife Council launches Guide to Business Rates

Do you run a local business, want to know more about rates but don’t know where to find the information you need?

Fife Council has produced an online guide, bringing all the information together into one place and answering commonly asked questions.

Depute Council Leader Lesley Laird, spokesperson for Economy and Planning, joined Eric Byiers from Fife Chamber of Commerce to launch the guide this week. It includes information on how business rates are calculated, what to do if your business premises are empty, what reliefs are available and how to claim them.

Monday, 09 June 2014

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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

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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

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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

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