Business Supplements

Dynamites 14 supplement

Business Supplement: Dynamites 14

The stars of the North East's booming IT and technology sector too centre stage at the BT Dynamites 14 awards on 15th October

Business Supplement: Change Is Happening

Business is booming in South Tyneside and there has never been a better time to be involved in the regeneration of the area

Business Supplement: The Legal 500

The Legal 500
The legal profession’s annual survey, “The Legal 500”, celebrates its 27th edition this month

Business Supplement: Fastest 50, 2014

The Fastest 50, 2014
The Fastest 50 listing is now well established as the region’s definitive guide to rapid business growth

2020 Vision, October 2014: North East schools improvement programme welcomed

2020 Vision - October 2014
In this edition of 2020 Vision we have a diverse range of features focusing on the North East economy and, more specifically, education, training and skills
Energy, Marine and Offshore Industry

Business Supplement: Energy, Marine and Offshore Industry

The Journal is pleased to present the second of its twice annual publications covering the North of England's Energy, Marine and Offshore industry

Washington Oil and gas recruitment firm strike £50m sales

Helen Smith, with Andrew Hopper (left) and Andrew Gaunt (right)
Washington-based Oil Consultants, which provides top talent to the global oil and gas industry, forecasts revenues of up to £50m for the current financial year, up from £27m in the year to July 2013, growth the firm attributes to its rapid geographical expansion

Business Supplement: North of England Energy and Offshore report

Energy and offshore report
The Journal is proud to present the first of its twice annual reports covering the North of England's Energy, Marine and Offshore industry
Dianne Sharp, the new regional director for the CBI

Dianne Sharp column: A balanced UK economy needs stronger supply chains

With the right strategy we can build our supply chain capacity, says regional head of CBI Dianne Sharp

Embryonyx doubles in size as sales of Happylegs invention take off

Angus Long of Embryonyx with the Happylegs walking machine
A healthcare firm is looking to expand into overseas markets with its revolutionary Happylegs product

Business executive of the year warns on growing skills gap

Mike Matthews of Nifco
Nifco boss Mike Matthews says firms must do more to address the growing skills gap in the North East

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Founder & chief executive of Playlists.net, Kieron Donoghue

Boldon company Playlists.net acquired by Warner-owned company

Newcastle start-up was among the first to capitalise on the opportunities presented by Spotify and streaming music

First half sales expected to fall to £22m at Boldon-based IDS

Immunodiagnostic Systems Holdings (IDS)
Medical testing kit company IDS said trading remains challenging, but that good progress is being made in China and Brazil

Sage's rapid ascent in the global cloud services market is being engineered right here in the North East

Working at Sage One, at Great Park, Sean Myers, left and Mike Goodwin
Three years in to trading, Tom Keighley finds out more about the success of Sage One
A look inside the newly-refurbished Livello bar in Newcastle

£100,000 invested in Newcastle Quayside bar Livello

Quayside bar Livello - the North East Bar of the Year - has given us a peek at its new look

Camerons Brewery expands after £150,000 funds injection

From left, Antony Steinberg, economic regeneration manager at Hartlepool Borough Council; Cllr Christopher Akers-Belcher, leader of Hartlepool Borough Council ; Stephen Catchpole, managing director of TVU; Chris Soley, director and general manager at Camerons; and Cllr Kevin Cranney, vice chairman of Hartlepool Council's regeneration services committee
Hartlepool business is one of 10 so far to benefit from the £2.4m Tees Valley Business Compass Scheme, designed to deliver sustainable growth

Some North East Phones 4u jobs saved in Dixons Carphone plc deal

A Phones 4u store
39 staff at Phones 4u concessions within North East Currys and PC World stores have been offered jobs there

Videos & Photos

Ally Hunter Blair of Channel 4's First Time Farmers is among those involved in the NFU's latest video

Video highlights farmers' work to protect the environment

Last night's Dynamite Awards celebrated innovation in the North East's growing technology sector

Dynamo awards recognise best IT and technology firms in the North East

Newcastle's Dance City

19 pictures of the best new buildings on Tyneside

Journalists

David Whetstone
Culture Editor
Graeme Whitfield
Business Editor
Mark Douglas
Newcastle United Editor
Stuart Rayner
Sports Writer