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Global Underwater Hub Makes Waves in Region With Northern Office Opening

Global Underwater Hub (GUH), the trade and industry development body representing the UK’s growing £8 billion underwater industry, has opened a new north England regional office in Newcastle upon Tyne. The new premises mark the next phase in the organisation’s plans to support the future growth of this diverse, world-leading industry and the wider blue […]

Newcastle Hospitals’ Commercial Enterprise Team Celebrates 3 Years of Life Sciences Support

The commercial enterprise team at Newcastle Hospitals has celebrated its three-year milestone. The team came together in 2020 at the height of the pandemic and has worked to grow a diverse portfolio covering projects in diagnostics, innovation, research, education, training and pharmacy. With a variety of expertise, skills and knowledge gained from NHS and commercial […]

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ART Health Solutions expands Operations with Promising Move to AirView Park

With reports confirming that the North of Tyne’s digital tech sector is growing four times faster than the region’s wider economy, employee wellbeing and performance software company, ART Health Solutions, has become the latest organisation to move to AirView Park to bolster ambitious scale-up plans.   The firm is riding a wave of success helping […]

Newcastle hosts Estonian Ambassador to foster economic ties and investment opportunities

Newcastle upon Tyne, UK – The Estonian Ambassador to the UK, His Excellency Mr Viljar Lubi, has met with a group of North East business leaders and policy makers for a discussion on mutual economic development and investment.   Organised by Invest Newcastle, part of NewcastleGateshead Initiative, and global sustainable development consultancy, Arup, the visit […]

DWF invests in Newcastle with office upgrade

DWF, the global provider of integrated legal and business services, has signed a new 10-year lease at Central Square South in Newcastle city centre.   The global legal business, which has a 53-strong team in Newcastle, was already an occupier within the central Newcastle building which boasts an ‘Excellent’ BREEAM rating and is close to […]

African ministers visit Newcastle to learn about industrial decarbonisation

A high-profile delegation of ministers and senior officials from Ethiopia, Ghana, Mauritius, Mozambique, Nigeria, and Zimbabwe has visited Newcastle to learn more about the North East’s journey to net zero.   Part of the African Ministerial Roadshow, the visit was organised by the Department for Business and Trade with support from Invest Newcastle to provide […]

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Invest Newcastle celebrates another record year for inward investment

Investment promotion agency Invest Newcastle is proud to present its Annual Review for the financial year 2022-23.   Part of NewcastleGateshead Initiative (NGI), Invest Newcastle attracted more businesses in 2022-23 into Newcastle, Gateshead and the wider North of Tyne area than in any other year since it was established in 2013, with 33 new investments […]

OMG UK announces plans to create up to 170 jobs with new office in Newcastle

Newcastle upon Tyne, UK – Omnicom Media Group UK, part of one of the world’s largest communications groups, has announced plans to open a new office in Newcastle, creating up to 170 jobs over the next three years.   Headquartered in London, OMG UK’s investment in Newcastle follows the successful launch of another Omnicom Group […]