Archive for the ‘Food and drink’ Category

06

Aug

Funding approved for refurbishment of High Street Station

City Deal Backed Transformation of High Street Station Remains on Track Councillors have today (6 August 2020) approved an award of up to £10m City Deal funding to Transport Scotland, for the planned refurbishment of High Street train station. The funding, part of £27m committed to the Collegelands, Calton...


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06

Aug

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Glasgow is open

After the challenges of the last few months, life is returning to the city centre as the bars, restaurants, and shops are re-opening. As the economy recovers at a phased sector level, businesses continue to be the engine room of our jobs and growth prospects. Successful and thriving businesses,...


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10

Feb

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Glasgow named European city of the future

Glasgow – in competition with over 300 cities across the continent – has been ranked as the top large city in Europe for foreign direct investment strategy, according to a report published today by fDi Intelligence (part of the Financial Times portfolio). The European Cities and Regions of the...


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14

Oct

Glasgow office rent growth set for 13-year high

Glasgow’s office market is heading for its strongest year of rent growth since before the recession, with average rents expected to rise 6% by the end of 2019. This rate of growth marks a quick turnaround from 2018 when gains appeared to be ebbing – in spite of improving...


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18

Sep

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Place Commission to design a better Glasgow

A Place Commission for Glasgow – an independent look at how Glasgow can design its places to put people first, make the city a better place for all to live in, and prepare for future changes as best it can – was launched in September. The Place Commission, to...


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09

Aug

Glasgow hailed for its good practice as a co-operative city

The city has been held up as an example to others for its work developing credit unions and implementing more co-operative ways of working The city of Glasgow has been recognised by European development body URBACT for its support of co-operatives, including credit unions. URBACT is the European programme for tackling the challenges...


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06

Jun

CENSIS launches new IoT accelerator programme

CENSIS is offering up to eight Scottish-based companies or individuals a package of co-ordinated growth support over several months to help them accelerate an IoT product or service into the market. Applications open on Thursday 1 June, 2017 and close on Thursday 29 June, 2017. Please visit the CENSIS website...


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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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