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Looking for love? Entrepreneur launches Clikd dating app to help North East seek soulmates Michael Blakeley from Birtley set up Clikd picture app hailed as the Instagram of the dating world
Robotics firm Tharsus provides horsepower for Ocado’s new warehouse The Blyth manufacturer has been working with the online grocery retailer for four years, making swarms of robots
Newcastle United owner Mike Ashley sells entire sharehold in Rangers Earlier this year it was believed the Sports Direct billionaire was planning a £30m takeover of the club
Business Supplement: Constructing Excellence Awards 2017 The North East construction industry came together last Friday to celebrate examples of brilliance through the Constructing Excellence North East (CENE) Awards 2017
Two new tenants welcomed at growing Boldon Business Park Wolseley Group and Northern Switchgear have moed into new bases at the South Tyneside business park
NFU demands action as seasonal worker numbers plummet by 17% during key harvest month The union has called for Michael Gove to provide reassurances to growers over access to workforce, both today and post-Brexit
Gender imbalance is a problem we must all tackle, says Northumbrian Water CEO Heidi Mottram Mrs Mottram made the call on International Women in Engineering Day, when it emerged women make up just 9% of the sector
Business Breakfast RECAP: Watchdog clamps down on online gambling sites The Journal Business team's live blog bringing you the morning's most important business and financial news
Balfour Beatty claims top prize at the CIPD North East HR&D AwardsOther winners on the night include Sunderland University, Home Group and Coveris Rigid
Three North East new buildings named among the best in the UK The Words, Live Works and Shawm house are the triumphant winners in the RIBA National Awards 2017
Clyde & Co poaches five-lawyer team from Eversheds including former Newcastle senior partner Stephen Mackin and Jessica Maitra have left Eversheds Sutherland to join Clydes, and have taken three lawyers with them
Sage teams up with Apprentice winner to create bright starts for young North East entrepreneurs 30 young people will get the chance to launch their business idea with expert mentoring from software giant Sage and other business leaders
Newcastle's first cosplay and video game café could be coming to Grainger Street Customers will be able to play competitive video games and learn how to design and make costumes
Transport group Go-Ahead in 'strong' position but warns of troubles on Southern Rail Newcastle transport group warned of strike disruption on the same day it announced it is shortlisted to retain the Southeastern franchise
Business Supplement: Best Places To Work In The North East There are many good reasons why it’s great to live and work in the North East – in fact, we truly believe it’s the best place in the UK for a whole range of reasons
Business Breakfast RECAP: Shortlisted HS2 high speed rail operator bids revealed The Journal Business team's live blog bringing you the morning's most important business and financial news
Cautious optimism for North East offshore sector suggests worst of oil crisis has passed Firms at the Subsea North East conference were looking to the future rather than worrying about the price of oil
Private members' club in Newcastle elects first ever female chairman Lucy Winskell takes over at Northern Counties Club having also been its first female member
Mordue Brewery brothers team up with top chef to open Newcastle city centre barGarry and Matt Fawson, who launched Mordue Brewery 22 years ago, have spent 10 years waiting for the right place and time to open a bar
John McCabe elected new president of North East England Chamber of Commerce The MD of public relations firm Fusion PR called upon chamber members to work more closely together in his first speech
Sterling slump delivers boost for Boldon pharma firm Immunodiagnostic Systems The medical testing kit makers also saw revenues rise 4% to £40m, following a 'year of stabilisation'
Openreach admits it needs to do more to bring superfast broadband to North East Clive Selley said it will bring fast broadband to every home in the UK by 2020 and will then push on with 'ultra-fast' services
Business Breakfast RECAP: Uber chief executive Travis Kalanick resigns under pressure from investors The Journal Business team's live blog bringing you the morning's most important business and financial news
Atom Bank gets £30m funding to continue its growth and increase business lendingCapital from the British Business Bank will allow Atom to increase lending to SMEs
Innovative herd management to be recognised at Northumberland agricultural show Glendale Agricultural Society has instituted prize for herd management