Invest North East England news

NEAA Celebrates its 200th Cluster Participant Highlighting the North East’s Growing Automotive Sector
NEAA Celebrates its 200th Cluster Participant Highlighting the North East’s Growing Automotive Sector

A little over one week since the North East automotive sector gained a significant boost following Nissan’s announcement that the new Qashqai and the new X-Trail SUV will be built at the Nissan Sunderland plant; and the sector hits the headlines again as the North East Automotive Alliance (NEAA) celebrates a major landmark by signing […]

North Eastern entrepreneurs to tell their inspiring stories of success at a free to attend event Tech Talks
North Eastern entrepreneurs to tell their inspiring stories of success at a free to attend event Tech Talks

South Shields-born Neil Stephenson, who sold his technology business for a reported £65 million this year, is one of two high achieving digital entrepreneurs sharing the secrets of their success in free-to-attend Tech Talks. Neil will tell an audience from the technology-based community that opportunities to identify game-changing digital business propositions will continue to gather […]

The North East is the best place for investment outside London
The North East is the best place for investment outside London

UK Prosperity Index ranks region second of 12 regions. Invest North East England (INEE) has welcomed a new report that ranks the region as the best place to do business outside London. The 2016 UK Prosperity Index said the region’s “potential for transformation is significant” after its analysis found its business environment was performing well […]

Nissan Plant in Sunderland
Nissan to produce new Qashqai and next X-Trail at Sunderland
Nissan to produce new Qashqai and next X-Trail at Sunderland

Nissan has announced, that it will produce the next Qashqai and will add production of the next X-Trail model at its Sunderland Plant …

Nick Atkinson of HTA Real Estate with Deborah Challis & Matt Precious of Rubber Road at the firm's new warehouse facility in Jarrow
Gaming merchandise business relocates warehousing facility to North East
Gaming merchandise business relocates warehousing facility to North East

A company which designs and sells merchandise for the video gaming industry has purchased a 16,000sqft facility in Jarrow, South Tyneside. Industrial property specialists, HTA Real Estate acquired the Rolling Mill Road property for over £500,000 on behalf of Rubber Road, which works with some of the world’s leading gaming brands as well as its […]

Forrest Park, County Durham - Development opportunity
Seeds being sown for jobs and growth at Forrest Park
Seeds being sown for jobs and growth at Forrest Park

Work by Durham County Council to pave the way for an expected 3,200 jobs and an economic boost of nearly half a billion pounds is now underway at its Forrest Park development site. With £13 million funding from the Local Enterprise Partnership, Durham County Council is carrying out work to prepare the 52 hectare Forrest […]

Guy Currey, Director, Invest North East England
North East England designed for success
North East England designed for success

Invest North East England’s Director Guy Currey on why the North East of England is a fantastic location for business investment …

MIPIM UK 2016 - Invest North East England leads a delegation
Invest North East England Showcases Region to the UK’s Property Sector
Invest North East England Showcases Region to the UK’s Property Sector

Representatives from NECA’s seven local authorities, Invest North East England, and the region’s property and business sectors will be at MIPIM next week…