Business Opinion

Graeme Whitfield

Graeme Whitfield: I haven't met anyone in business who wants to leave the EU

The business editor of The Journal on how the vote on staying in the EU might be won

Ted Salmon: North East can lead the way on open data

FSB North East regional chairman Ted Salmon
Regional chairman of the FSB says that better data use could stimulate innovation and increase new business creation

Joanna Berry: Let's shout about the North East

Joanna Berry, entrepreneur and director of engagement at Newcastle University Business School
Newcastle University Business School's director of external relations on the need to show off the region's best features

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Graeme Whitfield

Graeme Whitfield: I haven't met anyone in business who wants to leave the EU

The business editor of The Journal on how the vote on staying in the EU might be won

FSB North East regional chairman Ted Salmon

Ted Salmon: North East can lead the way on open data

Regional chairman of the FSB says that better data use could stimulate innovation and increase new business creation

Joanna Berry, entrepreneur and director of engagement at Newcastle University Business School

Joanna Berry: Let's shout about the North East

Newcastle University Business School's director of external relations on the need to show off the region's best features

Graeme Whitfield

Graeme Whitfield: There are few things worse than a smug Tory

The Journal's business editor on why the post-election stability might not last too long

Paul Woolston

Paul Woolston column: There is tangible positivity in North East business community

Chairman of the North East LEP says his organisation had made key appointments to help drive the region's economy

Rev Glyn Evans

Glyn Evans: Where do companies get their values?

Co-chair of the North East Institute of Business Ethics asks how companies can define their values

Sarah Glendinning, assistant director, CBI North East

Sarah Glendinning: Productivity growth remains the tough nut to crack

The assistant regional director of the CBI says that weak productivity growth is one of the key challenges facing the UK economy

Paul Mankin of PwC

North East deal values rise almost 20% in Q1 of 2015 - Paul Mankin's M&A analysis

The first quarter is traditionally the quietest but 2015 launched with a series of high profile North East deals, as PwC's Paul Mankin reveals

Beth Farhat, regional secretary at the Northern TUC

Beth Farhat: The rising number of black and Asian workers in low-paid jobs

"For all the talk of a recovery, our economy still isn't creating enough well-paid, permanent jobs to meet demand," said Beth Farhat

Beth Farhat, regional secretary at the Northern TUC

General Election 2015: TUC's Regional Secretary Beth Farhat explains what business wants

General Election 2015: Beth Farhat of the North East TUC explains what the region's workers and businesses want from next month's election

Beth Farhat, regional secretary at the Northern TUC

Beth Farhat column: Trade unions in the North East have faced tough times

Regional secretary of the TUC says that it has been a challenging two years since the last TUC regional conference

Beth Farhat, regional secretary at the Northern TUC

Beth Farhat: Countdown to the General Election 2015

Regional secretary of the TUC says declining living standards will be an important issue in the General Election

Dianne Sharp

Dianne Sharp: UK businesses cannot afford a power vacuum after the election

Regional director of the CBI calls on new Government to commit to the EU but see ambitious reform of it

Beth Farhat, regional secretary at the Northern TUC

Beth Farhat column: concern is growing on rail franchises

Regional head of the TUC calls for a publicly owned rail net worth that puts people before profit

Beth Farhat, regional secretary at the Northern TUC

Beth Farhat: Budget said nothing about where the cuts will be made

Regional head of the TUC says most workers are not getting their fair share from the recovery

Dianne Sharp

Dianne Sharp: transatlantic trade deal is crucial to help growth

Regional head of the CBI says a successful trade deal between the EU and the US will benefit everyone in the UK

Beth Farhat, regional secretary at the Northern TUC

Beth Farhat column: we need a Budget to improve people's quality of life

Regional head of the TUC, Beth Farhat says the UK needs an urgent change of course

Dianne Sharp

Dianne Sharp: why economic growth is central to the devolution debate

Regional director of the CBI says that devolution to the regions must not get in the way of business growth

Beth Farhat, regional secretary at the Northern TUC

Beth Farhat column: women must use the rights won for them by the sufragettes

After International Women's Day, the regional leader of the TUC reflects on how the election will affect women workers

Dianne Sharp

Dianne Sharp column: profit is not a dirty word

Companies should be open and transparent about their dealings to counter the feeling that profits are bad

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Andrew Rimmer with the Northumberland County Show 2015 Dairy Champion, Haresfoot Napier Bella

Exceptional sheep and cattle entries at the Northumberland County Show 2015

Northumberland County Show 2015: Thousands flock to Bywell Hall for annual event

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Newcastle Central Station regeneration triggers further investment into city centre

 

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