Scotland’s top oil and gas research and development organisations (the Royal Society of Edinburgh, OGIC and The Data Lab – Innovation Centre) are to travel to China this month as part of a knowledge share designed to fortify ties and increase business.

RSE Enterprise Fellowships are now available to apply for. These fellowships enable promising science and technology researchers to develop into successful entrepreneurs. Awardees get to focus solely on refining their business ideas, whilst receiving one year’s salary, expert training in entrepreneurship and access to mentorship from business Fellows of the RSE and other successful entrepreneurs in the business community.

Fundación Repsol has launched the 7th call for proposals for its Entrepreneurs Fund, the business accelerator that supports innovative startups in the fields of energy industry and advanced mobility.

For businesses aiming to develop their supply and distribution chains in  new or key international markets, employing an experienced MBA student who has language skills and cultural awareness together with business connections in that area, could certainly benefit the company.