Business

NE Business Awards, Marriott Gosforth.

North East Companies honoured at Business Awards

Northumberland and Tyneside heat recognised achievements of companies across a number of sectors

Teesside car parts manufacturer Nifco UK has announced that it has won its largest contract

Mike Matthews MBE, managing director of Nifco UK and European operations officer
Nifco was awarded the multi-year deal after going head-to-head against companies from the UK and around the world. \n\n

North East Business Awards Tyneside and Northumberland Heat Live: Updates from The Marriott Hotel, Gosforth

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Live updates from the Tyneside and Northumberland heat of the North East Business Awards.

First look inside Glass House - Newcastle's luxury whiskey, wine and champagne bar

The new kid on the Newcastle nightlife block has finally opened its doors after months of planning and preparation

Dalton Park leisure scheme in County Durham set to start within weeks

A CGI of the completed Dalton Park
Operators including Cineworld, Frankie and Benny’s restaurant, Pizza Express, Prezzo, and Morrisons are confirmed operators

Creative North event in Gateshead draws together best of region's digital talent

Our Digital Playground at the Arch, Brandling Street Gateshead, Clarissa Wison and Angela Tuplin of NEdisplay
Our Digital Playground aimed at helping pioneering firms get to grips with each other's work while making valuable connections in Gateshead

FSB in the North East welcomes Government reforms on payment practices

FSB North East regional chairman Ted Salmon
New rules will ensure 30 day payment terms filter down supply chain and that public bodies are held to account for late payment

Barratt Developments grows half-year pre-tax profits by 75% in midst of rapidly improving housing market

Mark Clare, CEO of Barratt Developments
Shareholders to benefit from group's sustained success as £962m to be paid out through Capital Return Plan by 2017

NBA Beef Expo 2015 to host Future Beef Farmer Challenge

Steve Dunkley, senior regional manager at EBLEX
Organisers invite teams and individuals from across the North East to take part in beef industry showcase event

UAE-based Carillion joint venture selected as preferred bidder for two major contracts in Dubai worth a total of £380m

Carillion
Support services group will be involved in a mixed-use development on the Dubai Creek waterfront and a retail and public facility project at Jumeirah
NE Business Awards, Marriott Gosforth.

The Tyneside and Northumberland Business Awards 2015: the night in full

The great and the good of the region's business community gathered to see 12 firms, including AAF. win trophies.

Teesside car parts manufacturer Nifco UK has announced that it has won its largest contract

Mike Matthews MBE, managing director of Nifco UK and European operations officer
Nifco was awarded the multi-year deal after going head-to-head against companies from the UK and around the world. \n\n

North East Business Awards Tyneside and Northumberland Heat RECAP: Updates from The Marriott Hotel, Gosforth

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Live updates from the Tyneside and Northumberland heat of the North East Business Awards.
An aerial view over Cobalt Business Park

Office space take-up falls 26% in Newcastle city centre

Grade A space continues to be in short supply but Cobalt Business Park secured the biggest leasing since 2009, to Utilitywise.

Investment in facilities has triggered a surge in lettings at Wilton Centre

Wilton Centre, Redcar
"The buzz is back at the Wilton Centre," says site manager Steve Duffield

The Glass House: New champagne bar to kickstart redevelopment of Milburn House in Newcastle

L-R Kevin McGorie of Sanderson Weatherall, Glass House owner Mark Nigrelli and Mark Convery, Sanderson Weatherall
Owners of Newcastle office block looking to invest in historic building after sealing deal for new champagne bar
Burradon Insomniac, who sold for 16,000gns at the Stirling Bull Sales

North East Charolais breeders return triumphant from Stirling Bull Sales

Northumberland farmers Chris Curry, Alan Lawson and the Campbell family enjoy success at world famous event

NBA Beef Expo 2015 to host Future Beef Farmer Challenge

Steve Dunkley, senior regional manager at EBLEX
Organisers invite teams and individuals from across the North East to take part in beef industry showcase event

Ballylinney Beef Shorthorns to be sold at auction for the first time

Derek and Cindy Steen with their Ballylinney cattle
Carlisle sale presents rare opportunity to purchase popular native breed owned by Lockerbie farmers, Derek and Cindy Steen
The Northumbrian Tweed Company products

Northumberland woman launches cottage tweed business

The Northumbrian Tweed Company grew out of Susanne Hume's hobby and sees her fit work around childcare

Recite Me chief executive encourages funding route after major sales boost

Ross Linnett, of Recite Me Ltd, was among those to join David Cameron on a trade visit to China in December 2013
Ross Linnett has seen his business profile rise through trade visits to China and an invite to Buckingham Palace

Government prompt payment practice called into question

Amyas Morse
National Audit Office says SMEs may not be receiving significant benefits from a commitment to pay suppliers within five days
A CGI of the completed Dalton Park

Dalton Park leisure scheme in County Durham set to start within weeks

Operators including Cineworld, Frankie and Benny’s restaurant, Pizza Express, Prezzo, and Morrisons are confirmed operators

Kier Group plc announces strong interim results

Digital designs for Motel One on Newcastle's High Bridge
The order book is also looking strong for the FTSE 250 property, residential, construction and services group

Barratt Developments grows half-year pre-tax profits by 75% in midst of rapidly improving housing market

Mark Clare, CEO of Barratt Developments
Shareholders to benefit from group's sustained success as £962m to be paid out through Capital Return Plan by 2017
Chancellor George Osborne

George Osborne: We want to create 50,000 more jobs in the North East

The Chancellor George Osborne outlines his long term economic plan for the North East in an exclusive piece

Teesside car parts manufacturer Nifco UK has announced that it has won its largest contract

Mike Matthews MBE, managing director of Nifco UK and European operations officer
Nifco was awarded the multi-year deal after going head-to-head against companies from the UK and around the world. \n\n

Business Supplement: Manufacturers' League

Manufacturers' League
The North East manufacturing industry is outperforming its counterparts in every other area of the country and is the powerhouse of our economy

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NE Business Awards, Marriott Gosforth.

The Tyneside and Northumberland Business Awards 2015: the night in full

First look inside Glass House - Newcastle's luxury whiskey, wine and champagne bar

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