19

January

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New Glasgow Housing Strategy to deliver 15,000 new homes over five years

15,000 new homes are to be built in Glasgow over the next five years as Glasgow City Council’s Executive Committee today (19 January) approved the city’s Housing Strategy between 2017 and 2022. Glasgow’s Housing Strategy outlines the long-term vision for the city’s housing and is founded on two main...


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17

January

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Glasgow to position itself as the ‘Gateway to Scotland’

Nearly 150 members from across Scotland’s tourism community are set to gather in Glasgow tomorrow (Tuesday, January 17) for a major industry event following the launch of the city’s new Tourism and Visitor Plan to 2023. Taking place at Drygate Brewery in the city’s east end, Glasgow’s Big Tourism...


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12

January

Henry Winning & Co to create 15 jobs in Glasgow

A leading European twine and string factory in the East End of Glasgow, with roots as far back 1880, is currently undergoing modernisation of its factory in a bid to bring it into the 21st Century and increase productivity. Henry Winning produces one million metres of string and twine...


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05

January

Half a million pound boost for loyalty app provider creating 45 new jobs in Glasgow

Champion for the small and independent business owner, Glasgow based Swipii, has secured a half a million pound Regional Selective Assistance grant from Scottish Enterprise, allowing it to expand its operations while putting it in the best possible position to win even more new business. Swipii launched in 2014...


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04

January

UK’s first Fintech course launches at Strathclyde

A new Masters in Financial Technology (Fintech) is to launch at the University of Strathclyde to support the digital transformation of Scotland’s financial sector. The MSc in Financial Technology will give students the financial, programming and analytical skills needed to help companies accelerate transactions and enhance security – and...


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29

November

Glasgow launches new Tourism and Visitor Plan to 2023

City outlines ambition to attract one million more visitors in next seven years Attracting one million more visitors and positioning Glasgow as the ‘gateway to Scotland’ is at the heart of ambitious plans to grow the city’s tourism economy. Glasgow’s new Tourism and Visitor Plan to 2023, announced as...


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28

November

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Scotland’s first 7T scanner arrives at the QEUH

The University of Glasgow, in partnership with NHS Greater Glasgow & Clyde, has taken delivery of Scotland’s first ultra-powerful 17.5 tonne 7 Tesla (7T) MRI scanner at the new Imaging Centre of Excellence (ICE) on the site of the Queen Elizabeth University Hospital (QEUH). The new ultra-high resolution scanner...


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25

November

University of Strathclyde wins UK Business School of Year award

Strathclyde Business School has been named the UK’s Business School of the Year by the Times Higher Education (THE) for its outstanding overall performance and its innovative and entrepreneurial outlook. The prestigious award was presented at the higher education awards in London which recognise universities that have demonstrated exceptional...


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24

November

Emmy award-winning Glasgow-based media tech firm expands to meet strong global demand

ThinkAnalytics, the global leader in content recommendations and search for the world’s largest TV and entertainment providers, is to expand its Glasgow base with the creation of 23 new technical jobs ThinkAnalytics, the global leader in content recommendations and search for the world’s largest TV and entertainment providers, is...


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22

November

Strathclyde launches world’s first maritime safety research centre

A world-class centre of excellence in maritime research safety has been launched by the University of Strathclyde. The Maritime Safety Research Centre (MSRC) is an industry-University partnership, involving Strathclyde’s Department of Naval Architecture, Ocean & Marine Engineering, Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd, and DNV GL, the world’s leading classification society....


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