Todays date: 25/04/2014
  • Southdale piles up work for 2014

    Thursday 17 April 2014 7:00

    Construction and development specialist Southdale has secured more than £28m of work throughout the North East and hopes to create up to 30 apprenticeships.
  • Port investments pay off

    Thursday 17 April 2014 7:00

    Port of Sunderland has seen an increase in tonnage over the year, recording an average of a ship per day sailing through its piers.
  • Expanding retirement village wins awards

    Thursday 17 April 2014 7:00

    A retirement village is creating jobs as part of a £9m expansion scheme and has won two awards.
  • Chamber responds to jobs disappointment

    Thursday 17 April 2014 7:00

    Sheffield Chamber of Commerce says lessons need to be learned from past mistakes to turn around disappointing employment figures.
  • Facelift planned for Grade A site

    Thursday 17 April 2014 7:00

    A grade A office building in the heart of Leeds is to undergo a comprehensive multi-million pound refurbishment.
  • Administrators called in to kitchen firm

    Thursday 17 April 2014 7:00

    Administrators from The P&A Partnership have been called in to a kitchen and granite retailer in South Yorkshire after the business succumbed to growing pressure from a number of creditors.
  • Finance Yorkshire roadshows attract record figures

    Thursday 17 April 2014 7:00

    Finance Yorkshire’s annual roadshows have seen record numbers of people attending to learn more about the success of its investments in the region’s SMEs.
  • Taylor&Emmet signs up to apprenticeship programme

    Thursday 17 April 2014 7:00

    Sheffield’s Taylor&Emmet LLP is joining a network of solicitors helping to shape the future of apprenticeships in the UK.
  • Rail plans get £2.7bn boost

    Thursday 17 April 2014 7:00

    Plans drawn up five years ago to launch bigger, faster trains on Yorkshire’s key rail route to London have finally received the £2.7bn cash boost needed to get them rolling.
  • Weir Group snubbed by Finnish engineering target

    Thursday 17 April 2014 7:00

    Glasgow-based engineering business, the Weir Group, will be considering its options over Easter after Metso, the Finnish mining, construction and energy business, rejected proposals to start discussions regarding a merger.
  • Job figures increase to hit 2.575 million in work

    Thursday 17 April 2014 7:00

    New figures show that the number of people in work in Scotland increased by 16,000 between December 2014 and February 2014 and the Scottish economy grew by 0.2% in the final quarter of 2013.
  • Towns group get the vital Sparks as chairman

    Thursday 17 April 2014 7:00

    Retail expert Professor Leigh Sparks takes over the chair of Scotland's Towns Partnership - the collective partnership and support body for Scotland's towns.

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