First Minister Nicola Sturgeon and Cabinet Secretary for Justice Humza Yousaf visited Scottish Women’s Aid a week ahead of the new Domestic Abuse Act coming into force.
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First Minister Nicola Sturgeon attended the 13th meeting of the Standing Council on Europe.
First Minister Nicola Sturgeon spoke at the Scottish Book Trade Conference in Edinburgh. She announced £30,000 for Scottish Book Trust to deliver the Scots publication grant – created to support Scots publishers and to encourage Scots writers. 2019 is the International Year of Indigenous Languages. Scotland is taking part by celebrating and promoting… Read more »
First Minister Nicola Sturgeon opened Scotland’s International Marine Conference in Glasgow with UN Patron of the Oceans Lewis Pugh. The @ScotGovFM welcomes attendees to International Marine Conference #seasthefuture @GreenerScotland @OCSAM_Scot @strathearnrose @MairiGougeon pic.twitter.com/FUKcSeSYXj — Marine Scotland (@marinescotland) February 20, 2019 FM @NicolaSturgeon opened the International Marine Conference in Glasgow and set out how Scotland… Read more »
First Minister Nicola Sturgeon was in Toronto for the final day of her visit to North America. She started the day meeting the CEO and senior management team of the Toronto Region Board of Trade and World Trade Center, Toronto to discuss and promote trade opportunities, particularly in the digital, data and fintech sectors. Toronto… Read more »
First Minister Nicola Sturgeon travelled to Canada on the fourth day of her visit to North America. Heavy snow in in Ottawa meant some flights into the city were cancelled, slightly curtailing the First Minister’s programme in the city. On arrival in the city, she hosted a Scotland is Now reception to officially launch… Read more »
First Minister Nicola Sturgeon spent the third day of her visit to North America in New York. She undertook a number of business engagements in the city as the visit to North America will strengthen trade links between Scotland and the USA and Canada. There are 550 US owned enterprises in Scotland, employing more than… Read more »
First Minister Nicola Sturgeon spent the second day in North America in Washington DC and New Jersey. She met CEO of Marriott International Arne Sorenson in Washington DC to acknowledge Marriott’s continued investment in Scotland and to hear from Mr Sorenson about trends in global tourism. She then met the Governor of New Jersey Phil Murphy… Read more »