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On the first anniversary of the inauguration of New Victoria’s award-winning £ 130million development in central Manchester, £ 50million has already gone directly into the Greater Manchester economy, through local employment, taxes and procurement materials. An additional £ 65million was spent on small businesses supplying materials for the project as part of the larger supply …

OPINION Get up. Speak. It is your turn. The $ 43 million US Rescue Plan (ARP) funding allocated to the city of Manchester represents a unique and rare opportunity for the city to accelerate its near-term recovery from the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic while positioning potentially the city in the long run. ultimately prosperity. …

Greater Manchester’s economy continued to “rebound strongly” in the second quarter of 2021, despite the continuing challenges of Brexit and Covid. The latest economic survey from the Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce in the past three months shows that the success of the vaccination program and the easing of Covid-19 restrictions have contributed to a …

Manchester’s economy will not return to the level it was before the Covid-19 pandemic until at least 2025, the chamber of commerce has said. This is despite the organization’s quarterly economic survey which found the Greater Manchester business community to be optimistic about the recovery. The Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce said the success of …

Aer Lingus strengthens its network of George Best Belfast City Airport, with the airline launching routes to Birmingham and Manchester. Launch of the Aer Lingus regional route between Manchester and Birmingham – Image, Belfast City Airport The roads started on September 14. The flights will be operated by Stobart Air on behalf of these Aer …

Greater Manchester’s economy could benefit from £ 28million a year by reducing premature deaths, sickness absence and declining workplace productivity if the UK adheres to World Health Organization guidelines (WHO) on air pollution, which are stricter than the current UK legal limits. Reducing air pollution to WHO levels could prevent 17,000 premature deaths of working-age …

The August holiday season and additional restrictions imposed in Greater Manchester have contributed to a slowdown in demand, according to the fourth GM COVID-19 Recovery Tracker investigation conducted by the Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce. The two Recovery Tracker surveys conducted in July showed improvement in customer demand, cash positions and business confidence from low …

Fears have been expressed that the Conservative Party’s conference in Manchester next week will be postponed or canceled following the Supreme Court ruling that prorogation of Parliament was ‘illegal’ yesterday. While Tory Party Chairman James Cleverly has insisted he will continue, Jeremy Corbyn has said he will try to defeat him – and government sources …

THE FIGURES published as part of the UK Music Review of Music in Greater Manchester show how important the city-region’s thriving music scene is to our economy and our international reputation. Greater Manchester is known the world over for its incredible musical output. Music created here over the past two centuries, by the Hallé Orchestra, …

Alistair Blaxill, CEO of Moorepay Moorepay, the leader in payroll and human resources solutions for SMEs, has announced that it is investing more than £ 100million in the local economy with the opening of a new hub at Lowry Mill, Salford, Greater Manchester. The move shows Moorepay’s commitment to the region and local talent, following …