Andrew Hebden

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North East shows UK way forward on growth

IF export markets offer the best opportunity for growth in a challenging market, the North East is showing the rest of the UK the way forward.

Deals down but market is stable

It was another relatively quiet quarter for the region’s dealmakers as transactions in the North East remained well below the levels witnessed in 2011.

Rewarding North East business leaders for innovation

THE search has begun to find the directors in the North East who have done more than most to change the economic landscape of the region for the better.

Competition’s high for manufacturing sector

MANUFACTURING is back in vogue – and what better way to celebrate than with one of the most sought-after prizes at the North East Business Awards?

Lindsey Grieves of NEL with Alan Morton of Amitex

Amitex LED Lighting Co gets the green light for growth

A NORTHUMBERLAND lighting company has flicked the switch on a fresh cash injection after seeing sales rise 40% year on year.

Wear Inns acquires two premises from Orchid Pub Group

PUB group Wear Inns has completed a deal to acquire two premises from the Orchid Pub Group.

Winners of the North East Business Executive of the Year Awards 2011

North East Business Executive title contenders are revealed

TODAY, we reveal the contenders who will be battling it out to be named the North East's business executive of the year for 2012.

North East is still suffering but there's hope on horizon

THE latest GDP figures are tomorrow expected to show that the UK economy has moved out of recession.

Bradley Hall reports increased demand for properties

A NORTH East surveyor has reported an increased demand for properties despite challenges in the market.

Sir Richard Branson with Newcastle United players

Virgin Money to look at RBS bid as deal collapses

VIRGIN Money could bid for a network of Royal Bank of Scotland branches after the collapse of a deal which would have seen them sold to Spanish-owned rival Santander.

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