Category: News & Features

Keep up to date with current investment opportunities, news from Perth’s business community and browse interviews with your fellow industry peers based here in Perth and the wider region. You can also flick through previous editions of the Invest In Perth magazine, or order hard copies from the team.

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International Barley Hub Advances

Building work has begun on the £62m International Barley Hub and Advanced Plant Growth Centre at the James Hutton Institute.

Building Skills for the Talent Pool

The Young Person’s Guarantee, an employer recruitment incentive, is now well underway in Perth, placing young people into real jobs.

The Glenturret, Distilling Tradition and Luxury

Glenturret Distillery in Perthshire has gone from strength to strength with a recent investment of £31 million in the modernisation of the business.

Provender Brown’s Funding Success Story

Diane Brown, owner of Perth city centre based Provender Brown. talks about adapting her business to the pandemic by introducing a variety of new services.

Keira Proctor: The A. Proctor Group

Kiera Proctor, Managing Director of the A. Proctor Group sat down with Invest in Perth to discuss the history of the Blairgowrie based family business.

Capital budget backs £90M investment in new leisure centre for Perth

Perth and Kinross Council has
approved a £90M investment in a new leisure venue as part of the wider regeneration strategy for Perth and Kinross.

The Future of Tourism in Perthshire

Perthshire’s tourism industry has joined forces with VisitScotland, Perth and Kinross Council to produce a new tourism action plan which runs until 2025.

Leading The Charge on Smart Investing

Perth’s smart agenda is focused on delivering economic resilience and long-term growth through innovation and sustainability

Vicki Unite: Why Perth Works For Me

Chief Executive of Perthshire Chamber of Commerce, Vicki Unite, talks about recovery, resilience and why she chose Perth as home.

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