LCR weekly business news round-up: 17.11.2017
Here’s a quick round-up of some of the most important business stories for the Liverpool City region this week…
Liverpool City Council has submitted a planning application for a new £50m Cruise Terminal Facility on the River Mersey. The council is looking to create an “international standard”, permanent facility which would enable the city to welcome the world’s biggest cruise ships.
New research conducted by freelance marketplace, PeoplePerHour (PPH), shows that Liverpool is leading the way in making entrepreneurs welcome.
Steve Rotheram’s plans include a multi-billion-pound Mersey barrage and linking a transatlantic internet cable to the Hartree supercomputer to offer superfast digital connectivity.
Latest study from independent job site CV-Library places Liverpool in seventh place in a league table of UK worker unhappiness with marketing and legal workers the most miserable.