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STA responds to figures which reveal a record year for international visitors
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The announcement of the ONS Travel Trends 2017 statistics today is an enormous boost for Scotland's tourism industry. These figures reflect the significant commitment, investment and focus by VisitScotland in bringing these international markets…
Scottish Government response to the Expert Advisory Panel on the Collaborative Economy
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Scottish Government response to the Expert Advisory Panel on the Collaborative Economy
Scottish Tourism Alliance Q2 Confidence Snap Shot Survey
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The past few months seem to have disappeared and we're now at the point of gathering our Q2 Confidence Snap Shot research
V&A Dundee Opening Strengthens Japan and Scotland Links
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The eagerly anticipated opening of V&A Dundee was among the experiences highlighted to travel trade and airline contacts during a visit to Japan by Cabinet Secretary for Culture, Europe and External Affairs, Fiona Hyslop.
Scotland's tourism industry calls for independent research into impact of 'Tourism Tax
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​The Member Council of the Scottish Tourism Alliance (STA) welcomes the reaffirmed Scottish Government position that it will not legislate to grant powers to local authorities to introduce a Transient Visitor Tax without the full involvement of the…
Strength in Places Fund
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Led by UK Research and Innovation, Strength in Places Fund (SIPF) is a new competitive funding scheme that takes a place-based approach to research and innovation funding, to support significant regional growth.
Digital Development Loan launched
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A £2 million Digital Development Loan has been launched to provide companies who wish to improve their digital capabilities and processes...
Scottish Tourism Alliance response to Scottish Government Cabinet Reshuffle
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The Scottish Tourism Alliance (STA) is delighted that Fiona Hyslop MSP will remain in post as Cabinet Secretary for Culture, Tourism and External Affairs.
STA Council responds to COSLA Call For More Financial Power for Councils
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​The member Council of the Scottish Tourism Alliance (STA) welcomes the reaffirmed Scottish Government position that it will not legislate to grant powers to local authorities to introduce a Transient Visitor Tax without the full involvement of the…
Scottish Resources Conference: Top circular economy event to tackle totemic sustainability challenge
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Scottish Resources Conference: Top circular economy event to tackle totemic sustainability challenges.