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Northumbria wins share of £2 million Government fund

Government funding worth more than £44,000 has been awarded to Northumbria University’s Newcastle Business School to develop a digitally-enabled service offering free student-led consultancy...

Filtermist International adds DCS Group to its portfolio with £6.6m acquisition

A leading Industrial air filtration and extraction specialist has successfully completed its largest ever acquisition with the £6.6million purchase of Yorkshire-based DCS Group.

North West’s Strongest Year for Investment Volumes

North West investment volumes in the final quarter of 2018 hit £1 billion, consolidating 2018’s performance and making it the strongest year for more than a decade at £3.17 billion[1] - according to Lambert Smith Hampton’s latest UK Investment Transa

Recruitment one of the biggest challenges for businesses in the North East

Challenges related to recruitment and the national economy will be the biggest obstacles facing companies in the North East in 2019, according to a...