23

Aug

Tech firm locates to Finnieston

Squarestone Growth has signed tech company Gold Standard Simulations (GSS) at 133 Finnieston Street in Glasgow. GSS, which was acquired by Californian software giant Synopsys in May, is taking 3,000 sq ft on the second floor, on a 10 year lease at a rental of £16 per sq ft....


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22

Jun

Glasgow Airport crowned best airport in Europe

Glasgow Airport, which is celebrating its 50th anniversary, has been awarded Airport Council International Europe’s (ACI Europe) prestigious Best Airport Award at a ceremony hosted by Athens International Airport on Tuesday 21 June 2016. The “Best Airport, 5-10 million passengers” accolade acknowledged Glasgow’s focus on enhancing its facilities, improving...


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10

Jun

Big data jobs boost for Glasgow as Cloudwick confirms new European HQ

California-based Cloudwick Technologies has selected Glasgow as the location for its European headquarters and is expected to create 58 new jobs in Glasgow. Cloudwick is one of the leading big data solutions and services companies in North America and operates in the niche Big Data sector, helping companies define...


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09

Jun

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Night Time and Retail economies bring cash and jobs bonanza

A major new research study has identified the overwhelming value of the Night Time Economy (NTE) and Retail Economy sectors to Glasgow. The study, carried out by Glasgow Caledonian University’s Moffat Centre for Travel and Tourism Business Development, reveals that these two sectors contribute a total of £5.46 billion...


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31

May

Parseq to create 35 new jobs in Glasgow

Customer contact and marketing specialist Parseq is to create another 35 jobs at its Glasgow base on the back of a new contract extension with BT. Parseq, which recently moved to the second floor of Media Scotland’s Glasgow base, will provide BT with sales centre support for its specialist...


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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

Apr

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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

Mar

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

Feb

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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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