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Richard Banks, chief executive of UK Asset Resolution

UKAR loan repayments hit £12bn mark after strong six months

The business appointed to look after Northern Rock's bad bank assets continues to perform well as economic conditions improve

Northumbria University alumni feature in international Disruptive Innovation Festival

The Northumbria University Campus at Manors, Newcastle
The University will feature in the four-week "virtual" festival that focuses on how design has impacted business

Your Move and Reeds Rains parent announces incoming director Adrian Gill

Adrian Gill
The former non executive director will take over from David Newnes who is set to retire after 35 years

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Richard Banks, chief executive of UK Asset Resolution

UKAR loan repayments hit £12bn mark after strong six months

The business appointed to look after Northern Rock's bad bank assets continues to perform well as economic conditions improve

The Northumbria University Campus at Manors, Newcastle

Northumbria University alumni feature in international Disruptive Innovation Festival

The University will feature in the four-week "virtual" festival that focuses on how design has impacted business

Adrian Gill

Your Move and Reeds Rains parent announces incoming director Adrian Gill

The former non executive director will take over from David Newnes who is set to retire after 35 years

Engineers with a Tekmar cable protection system

Tekmar Energy secure contract to supply Dutch windfarm project

The Newton Aycliffe subsea cables specialist will supply its TekTube innovation to the Westermeermind project in the Netherlands

George Clarke at the Treehouse in Kielder, Northumberland

George Clarke to lead next month's Entrepreneurs' Forum lineup at Wynyard Hall

The TV architect will be joined by a host of local entrepreneurs at the 'Fortune Favours the Brave' event

Prof John Burn, professor of clinical genetics at Newcastle University, he works in the Institute of Human Genetics at the Centre for Life

Newcastle biotech partners with Bill Gates' charity on TB diagnosis advancement

QuantuMDx has received backing from FIND, a renowned organisation launched by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

SABIC UK on Teesside

Sabic UK return to profit following major restructure

More than 100 jobs were lost in Sabic's restructure last year - but upgrade plans announced this year will future-proof the firm

Greggs in Trinity Square, Gateshead

Greggs appointed to Prompt Payment Code Advisory Board

Bakery chain joins other big names in industry and the public sector to help tackle bad practice and showcase shining examples

One World Trade Center rises above the lower Manhattan skyline in New York

Newcastle to New York: What it took to bring the North East's direct USA flight to the region

Airport chief Dave Laws reveals how Lord Adonis helped push the deal over the line.

Google's Joe Faith talks at Venturefest 14

14 businesses find funding through recent Venturefest North East event

The well attended Venturefest event on Tyneside put entrepreneurs in front of funders

H&H Land and Propertys Head of Renewables, Victoria Lancaster

Solar subsidy decision 'shortsighted', says rural adviser

Victoria Lancaster, of H&H Land and Property, says more harm than good will come from plans to remove payments for land with solar panels

Maersk Training's Stuart Cameron

North Shields-based Maersk Training take jobseeker hunt to Manchester

The offshore wind training providers are eager to speak to jobseekers when they attend RenewableUK 2014, next month

From left, All-in-One Company director Kate Dawson, cutter and pattern maker Steve Tulett and head of sales and marketing Rachel Lister

Ashington onesie firm creates 'suitsie' for relaxed but business-like worker

The All-in-One Company, in Ashington, has produced a new clothing range offering cosy all-one-one suits and tuxedos

A Next store

Next issues profit warning blaming milder weather for sales growth below expectations

The high street retailer Next has previously showed consistent growth under chief executive Lord Wolfson

Newcastle dealmakers advise on UK clothing industry acquisition

Ryecroft Glenton helped Lowe Clothing in their acquisition of clothing retailer Ellis Rugby

Equipment at DeepOcean

Subsea firm DeepOcean is looking forward to a bright future

One of the region's premier subsea companies is looking towards a bright future based on a balanced portfolio of work in renewables and oil and gas. Peter McCusker speaks to DeepOcean

CEO Dean Allen (Front, centre) and staff at mi-case H.Q at Colbalt Park, North Tyneside.

North East software beats international competition to $27m Arizona prisons contract

North Tyneside-based Mi-Case have developed software used to manager the offenders in the US prison system

Geoff Thompson, chief executive of Utilitywise updated

Utilitywise continues to drive profits as acquisitions prompt organisational split

Energy management firm Utilitywise reported a 76% increase in pre-tax profits in the year to the end of July 2014

James Ramsbotham

North East Chamber of Commerce outlines Autumn Statement priorities

Devolved powers, better infrastructure, and an upskilled workforce listed among measures that could boost the economy

Mark Dunville with Matthew Hunt at last year's North East Business Awards

North East Business Awards on the lookout for top green companies

The North East Business Awards recognises and rewards firms for their work in helping to cut energy consumption, improve their carbon footprint and lower energy bills

Videos & Photos

Left to right, Airport Chief Executive David Laws, Leader of South Tyneside Council Iain Malcolm, and Bob Schumacher from United Airlines, during the press conference at Newcastle Airport updated

Newcastle International Airport announce direct flights to New York with United Airlines

The new Tune Hotel on Newcastle's Quayside

Popular Tune Hotel sounds call for second hotel in Newcastle

Journal and Gazette Top 200 Business Breakfast Awards Stadium of Light updated

Region celebrates business high fliers at Top 200 breakfast

 

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