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Mar

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Covid-19 Support for the Self-Employed

What is this about? A new government self-employed scheme to be taken under advisement alongside the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) and short-term changes to the benefits system. Who does it support? a) those who earn the majority of their income (i.e. more than half their income) from self-employment...


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25

Mar

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Coronavirus Business Support Fund

The Scottish Government Coronavirus Business Support Fund is being administered by Glasgow city Council.


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09

Dec

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Strathclyde named THE University of the Year

Taking on a vital social mission – and excelling in delivering on that goal – ensured that the University of Strathclyde was the big winner at the Times Higher Education (THE) Awards 2019. Judges who handed the Glasgow institution the coveted University of the Year title said that it had returned to its...


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01

Nov

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Glasgow one of the world’s top 5 cities for sustainable business tourism

The Global Destination Sustainability Index (GDS-Index) published its 2019 rankings today (Thursday, October 31), with Scotland’s largest city climbing three places from joint-seventh to fourth. The announcement comes at the close of the 58th annual International Congress and Convention Association (ICCA) World Congress, which has been taking place in...


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02

Sep

Osborne+Co’s Grade A office development on Argyle St approved

Osborne+Co’s Argyle St scheme gains Glasgow city planning approval, paving the way for the Grade A 270,000 sq ft office building. Glasgow City Council has granted full planning approval to Osborne+Co for its scheme for a Grade A office building that could accommodate thousands of employees in the city’s...


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14

Aug

easyJet expands its base and network at Glasgow Airport

easyJet, Europe’s leading airline, has revealed expansion plans at Glasgow Airport today, welcoming a fifth Airbus A320 family aircraft to the Scottish base and announcing a new route between Glasgow and Birmingham. The A320 family aircraft will remain based in Glasgow throughout the year, providing 340,000 more seats for...


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17

Jun

Consent for 290,000 sq ft office scheme

Soller Group has gained consent for Carrick Square, a 290,000 sq ft office development in Glasgow’s International Financial Services District. The Mosaic Architecture + Design plans are for a site located between Carrick Street and Brown Street close to Atlantic Quay. Sitting off the Broomielaw on land used as a...


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15

Mar

Drum Property Group and Stamford Property Investments announce joint venture to develop prime site in Merchant City

Drum Property Group and Stamford Property Investments have announced a joint venture to develop a significant mixed-use development site at the heart of Glasgow city centre’s Merchant City following their successful acquisition of the site. Candleriggs Quarter, bound by Hutcheson Street, Trongate, Candleriggs and Wilson Street is recognised as...


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05

Feb

Glasgow launches Scotland’s 1st Innovation District

Glasgow City Innovation District set to bring new investment, companies and competitive advantage to the heart of the city. Scotland’s first Innovation District was officially launched at the University of Strathclyde in Glasgow today (Friday 1 February). Glasgow City Innovation District is transforming the way academia, business and industry...


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Jan

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2018 Sees Record Take up of Glasgow Office Space

Research from CBRE Scotland shows Glasgow city centre office space take-up in 2018 totalled 970,845 sq ft, up 52% on the on the 2017 figure of 635,015 sq ft and the highest level since 2006. City centre take-up for Q4 2018 was recorded at 236,002 sq ft, down 29%...


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