Glasgow tourism nets £100m

Glasgow is to receive a £100m boost from the city council to develop its tourism infrastructure over the next five years. The Glasgow Tourism Action Plan will be spearheaded in part by the Greater Glasgow & Clyde Valley Tourist Board. Projects on the business tourism side include the development of the Scottish Exhibition & Conference Centre and a number of hotels on its site. Glasgow Harbour will be redeveloped and converted into a 50-hectare space, some of which will be made available for events. The harbour will also house a visitor attraction, called the Art Nouveau Tea Rooms, which will be available for corporate hospitality.

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