Get plugged into energy supply chain, NOF urges
Thursday 14 March 2013 5:00NOF Energy has challenged the UK supply chain to take advantage of the predicted £330bn investment in Britain’s energy infrastructure.
New backing for Teesside software group
Thursday 14 March 2013 5:00A Middlesbrough-based e-learning provider has secured £100,000 of funding for its new website offering easy-to-access health and safety training for a range of industry sectors.
Profits tumble at G4S
Thursday 14 March 2013 5:00Profits at security contractor G4S have fallen by a third after it was hit with a £88m fine over its London 2012 Olympics failings.
Coatsink set for expansion
Wednesday 13 March 2013 22:00Gaming company Coatsink Software hopes to double turnover this year to £800,000 having taken on three new recruits to help it develop its next projects.
China prize on offer
Wednesday 13 March 2013 22:00North East companies seeking to sell goods or services to China as part of an export strategy have the opportunity to win a prize to make that goal easier.
Low carbon vehicle fund opens up
Wednesday 13 March 2013 22:00A new £1m round of funding has been made available to North East SMEs to encourage them to develop low carbon vehicle (LCV) projects.
RBS sells Direct Line stake
Wednesday 13 March 2013 7:00RBS is reportedly to give up control of insurer Direct Line after selling part of its stake in the firm.
Investment boost for Tyneside software firm
Wednesday 13 March 2013 6:00Software business 4th aspect has completed a round of investment worth £335,000 as it looks to grow its digital marketing tool in the US and the UK.
Collins Seafood firm expands HQ
Wednesday 13 March 2013 6:00A frozen seafood business has doubled the size of its North East headquarters as it looks to grow its presence outside the region.
BHP 'co-operating' with corruption probe
Wednesday 13 March 2013 6:00Mining giant BHP Billiton has reportedly said it is co-operating with an investigation into alleged violations of anti-corruption laws during the 2008 Beijing Olympics.
Asda linked with HMV stores
Wednesday 13 March 2013 6:00Supermarket group Asda is reportedly lining up a potential bid for failed music chain HMV.
Collingwood wins Acas deal
Tuesday 12 March 2013 22:00Employment law firm Collingwood Legal has won a contract to deliver a series of mock tribunal sessions in conjunction with Acas, the Advisory, Conciliation and Arbitration Service.