Inward investment agency creates record number of jobs

Tim Newns
Figures released by Greater Manchester’s inward investment agency, MIDAS, show that the agency supported the creation of 4,380 jobs across the city region in the last financial year, the highest number of jobs created in MIDAS’ 22-year history, generating £311m GVA. MIDAS, which works on behalf of the 10 local authorities of Greater Manchester and is part of the Growth Company, is responsible for attracting investment to the city region that ultimately creates jobs. The agency’s record performance comes amid a challenging... You can carry on reading for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...