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November

Plans for Glasgow Connectivity Commission to transform city centre

Measures to transform Glasgow’s city centre and cement its role as one of the leading destinations in Europe will be considered by a new, high-powered commission. Leader of Glasgow City Council Susan Aitken will today (November 24th) announce the establishment of the Connectivity Commission, an independent body with a...


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November

Irish energy firm ESB opens new Glasgow office

ESB has officially opened an office at George Street Glasgow today (14 November 2017), from where it will continue to develop high quality renewable energy generation projects in Scotland. The energy company has earmarked 800MW of clean electricity generation in Scotland, primarily onshore wind. Working in partnership with windfarm...


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November

Glasgow recognised as one of the world’s leading cities for sustainable business tourism

Glasgow Convention Bureau wins “Best Improved Destination” award and climbs to 4th place on Global Destination Sustainability Index Now ranking number 4 in the world, Glasgow has been recognised as one of the world’s leading cities for sustainable business tourism by the Global Destination Sustainability Index after climbing 3...


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October

New jobs for Blazing Griffin film & TV company

Digital company, Blazing Griffin, which works on the hit Outlander TV series is set to expand its workforce thanks to a £200,000 grant. Blazing Griffin have used the Regional Selective Assistance (RSA) funds, awarded by Scottish Enterprise, to establish a post-production facility at their new Glasgow premises. The facility...


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October

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US life sciences firm BioClavis sets up base in Glasgow

BioClavis has announced the planned creation of 43 new jobs with a £10.5 million investment supported by Scottish Enterprise. Bioclavis is a new spin-out from Californian molecular profiling company Biospyder, to be based at the Clinical Innovation Zone at Glasgow’s Queen Elizabeth University Hospital, creating 43 new jobs. BioSpyder’s...


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October

Architectural excellence continues for City of Glasgow College

City of Glasgow College’s new City campus on Glasgow’s Cathedral Street has scooped yet another architectural award for the super college. The building, which is the larger of the twin site college and has already scooped five architectural titles, won Major Building Project of the Year at this year’s...


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October

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Best-ever September passenger numbers for Glasgow Airport

Glasgow Airport has recorded its busiest September on record after more than 972,900 people travelled through its doors, representing a 4.1% increase on last year’s passenger numbers. EU scheduled services increased by 15% on the same period last year thanks to additional capacity and strong demand on a number...


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September

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Glasgow named Scottish university of the year

The University of Glasgow has been named Scottish University of the Year by The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2018. The university jumped nine places in the national league table to feature inside the UK’s top 20. Glasgow scored gains in six of the nine performance...


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September

Glasgow offices to be transformed into Ibis Styles hotel

A disused office block on Glasgow’s Waterloo Street is set to be transformed into a new hotel. The hotel, which will include 137 bedrooms, is due to open its doors next summer under the Ibis Styles brand following a franchise deal with Maven Capital Partners and operator Redefine BDL...


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September

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Glasgow becomes first convention bureau to receive Green Tourism Award

Glasgow Convention Bureau has become the first ever convention bureau to win a Green Tourism Award, the world’s largest certification programme of its kind. The go to standard for sustainable tourism, Green Tourism assesses businesses on their green credentials with Glasgow Convention Bureau awarded a ‘Silver’ grading for demonstrating...


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