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Living Wage Scotland Awards 2019

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The Living Wage Scotland Awards 2019 are still open for applications! You have until Friday 20th September to apply, don’t miss out on your chance to be considered for an award.

The event is a fantastic opportunity to celebrate the network of Living Wage employer’s and their continued commitment to the Living Wage movement in Scotland.

Fife Hosts Major Scotland Fintech Festival Event

FinTech Scotland

To mark the region's thriving fintech community and economy, Fife is hosting what is becoming one of the most popular events in Fintech Scotland’s ‘Fintech Festival 2019’, on 17 September, 12 noon - 4pm, at Double Tree Hilton, North Queensferry.

Building on last year’s full-house event, when Scotland’s first Fintech Skills Academy was launched, this year capacity has been more than doubled.

CommScope Ministerial Visit

CommScope has played a role in virtually all the world's best communication networks, creating the infrastructure that connects people and technologies.

CommScope’s Microwave Backhaul Antenna business unit is headquartered in Kirkcaldy with antenna test ranges in Lochgelly. This team designs and brings to market point to point antennas for existing and next generation 5G telecom networks.

Jobs boost as Kirkcaldy call centre wins 118 118 contract

VeriCall 118 118 contract

A new contact centre in Fife has announced a landmark deal with directory enquiries provider 118 118.

VeriCall’s new facility in Kirkcaldy, which opened earlier this year, has already created 46 jobs after securing the contract.8.

The jobs, which have been relocated to Fife from the Philippines, are the first tranche in a recruitment programme with the company aiming to create 209 full-time, permanent positions over the next two years.

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Fife Set to Boost Off Shore Wind Sector

ORE Catapult

Councillors formally endorsed Fife Council’s involvement in a new industry cluster, Forth & Tay Offshore Wind, developed to capture the significant opportunities offered by the offshore wind sector at the Economy, Tourism. Strategic Planning & Transportation Committee, on 15 August.

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