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In Scotland, the gender-gap in start-ups is now on par with leading entrepreneurial nations like the US and Canada. pic.twitter.com/8aguioZg5s
.@scotent has committed £1 million into the @ScottishEDGE Fund, which has allowed a greater number than ever of our nation's high potential early businesses to be supported through the EDGE Fund - a private partner who exemplify the @CanDoScotland approach
The numbers of individuals actively trying to start a business in Scotland has doubled between 2009 and 2017 📈 pic.twitter.com/88W6l1MZYP
"Organisations like the @ScotChambers and @fsb_policy have made contribution to our shared outcomes. @YE_Scotland and the @PrincesTrustSco have driven action. @WEScotland and @Investing_Women are tackling the gender-gap." - @KateForbesMSP
"Since the introduction of @CanDoScotland in 2013, the effectiveness of Scotland's business support environment has risen from 13th in the world to 5th - ahead of all other parts of the UK", says @KateForbesMSP at today's @ScotParl debate pic.twitter.com/6QuISxedLy
Opening today's @ScotParl 'Supporting all of Scotland's entrepreneurs and unlocking ambition' debatre, Public Finance and Digital Economy Minister @KateForbesMSP says "we must be the inventors and producers of future innovations, not just their consumers".
.@scottishbktrust's #Bookbug app combines songs and rhymes with #digital #technology to help families develop early #literacy and #language skills. Digital Economy Minister @KateForbesMSP attended the launch today to see this innovative and inclusive technology in action pic.twitter.com/aynvnPaEIy