18

May

The Tontine will make the Glasgow city region a leader in innovation

A new centre of innovation – The Tontine – which will inject £53.6million into the economy of the Glasgow city region, was opened today (18 May).  This is the first Glasgow City Region City Deal project to be completed in the city. The building was opened by Councillor Frank...


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18

May

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New report positions Glasgow among world’s conferencing elite

Official figures released today (Wednesday, May 18) have reaffirmed Glasgow’s status as one of the world’s leading business tourism destinations. A new report issued by meetings industry body the International Congress and Convention Association (ICCA) shows that Glasgow attracted more international delegates in 2015 than major competitors including New...


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21

April

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Top five global sporting city

Glasgow has continued its meteoric rise up the global rankings of the world’s top sporting cities after it climbed three places to finish fifth in the world at the prestigious 2016 SportBusiness Ultimate Sport City Awards. The city finished ahead of the likes of Los Angeles, Toyko, Sydney and...


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22

March

The Royal Conservatoire of Scotland ranked sixth best in the world for performing arts

The Royal Conservatoire of Scotland has been named the sixth best performing arts institute in the world in a new review. The conservatoire joined institutions including the Sibelius Academy in Finland in rankings published by QS. QS said it based its rankings on academic reputation, employer reputation and research...


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29

February

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Glasgow Wins Industry Award Ten Times in a Row!

Glasgow City Marketing Bureau has been named the UK’s Best Convention Bureau for a remarkable tenth consecutive year. In a UK poll for influential industry magazine Meetings & Incentive Travel (M&IT), Glasgow was voted number one ahead of strong competition from Convention Bureau of London & Partners, Liverpool Convention...


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