Hargreaves Services Plc, has seen turnover and profit plummet in the midst of 'unprecedented' market challenges
The Durham-based group hope to turn the Blindwells site in East Lothian into a 1,600 home development with a school, supermarket and work space
Businessman Barry Moat left Lugano; the Regent Centre was sold in a £296m deal and pharmaceuticals firm Aesica was acquired for £230m
Streamlining of operations follows prolonged turmoil in coke market, but other areas of business remain strong
The mining group also intends to raise its dividend payout level as capital is created by streamling strategy
County Durham mining group Hargreaves overcomes difficult market conditions to maintain strong trade
Stockton-headquartered Imperial Tankers Limited will become part of North West-based Suttons Transport Group
UK Coal has withdrawn its bid to mine over two million tonnes of coal over a seven year period on the outskirts of a rural Northumberland village
County Durham coal mining and transport company Hargreaves Services plc has described the closure of UK Coal as a “sombre day” for the industry
Hargreaves Services Plc has announced it has plans for further growth and investment after posting strong interim results for the six months ended November 30, 2013
Coal mining and transport company Hargreaves Services plc are 'optimistic' about performance
The collapse of Britain’s biggest coal producer has left local authorities and many North East companies out of pocket to the tune of £5m
County Durham-based Hargreaves Services says it has experienced a "challenging and rewarding year", reporting a loss but growing its surface mining business "to become the key coal producer and distributor in the UK market"
Coal production has begun at new Scottish sites acquired by Hargreaves Services, the County Durham firm has revealed in its trading update
The North East Businessman of the Year Award, now known as the North East Business Executive of the Year, has been presented since the 1980's
Coal group Hargreaves Services is to restart operations at five opencast mines closed after the collapse of Scottish Coal
The man who has reinvented the fortunes of what is now one of the North East's most successful engineering companies has spoken of his delight at being named this year's North East Business Executive of the Year
Brewin Dolphin is the only UK investment management firm to have its investment banking division headquarters outside London.
We look back at the highs and lows of 2007 for businesses in the North-East.
THE UK stock market was in the doldrums yesterday after a lacklustre session from Wall Street on Monday amid concerns about the continuing sub-prime problems.