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When globalisation turns nasty

As policy leaders and decision-makers scramble to adjust to international upheaval in the form of Britain’s departure from the EU and the election of Donald Trump, John Bradley offers some advice on...

Construction output sees further decline

Northern Ireland’s construction industry has noted a further decline in output in the first quarter of 2018, according to recent findings contained in the Northern Ireland Construction Bulletin. As a key performance...

Broad Economy Sales and Export Statistics

As the Northern Ireland Statistics and Research Agency releases the Northern Ireland’s Broad Economy Sales and Exports Statistics for Goods and Services in 2016, agendaNi reviews those results in the context of...

Contrasting forecasts but similar risks

The European Commission (EC) has published its Summer 2018 Interim Economic Forecast, predicting growth set to remain strong in 2018 and 2019, despite increased uncertainty. The data, which includes gross domestic product...

Invest NI: East-west divide 
in investment

Invest NI, the public body founded with the aim of supporting business development and entrepreneurship in Northern Ireland has provided over £500 million in funding over recent years – with much of...

Talent management in the NICS

David Whelan talks to Jill Minne, Strategic HR Director for the Northern Ireland Civil Service (NICS), about the proposed outcomes of the organisation’s recently published People Strategy. In April of last year,...

Global mobility and global talent management

Queen’s University Belfast’s Michael Isichei analyses the significance of global mobility for global talent management and how better integration between these functions, which often operate separately, can help multinational enterprises to better...

We build on ambition. YOURS

The Housing Executive is the strategic housing authority for Northern Ireland and the largest social housing landlord in the UK. Through our leading-edge research and housing analysis, we inform and support housing...