Scottish Book Trade Conference

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Scottish Book Trade Conference

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 »

Protecting the marine environment

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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 »

Day two in North America

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FM meets Governor of New Jersey

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 »