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RHI scandal escalates

  Arlene Foster has come under renewed scrutiny in relation to the Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI), launched during her record seven-year patronage of the former Enterprise portfolio. agendaNi analyses. Acknowledging serious flaws...

City centre development: making it happen

  Belfast City Council hosted a round table discussion on the future of Belfast and how the city centre should be developed in terms of physical regeneration, transport links, city centre living,...

Bordering on Brexit

A House of Lords EU select committee has warned that Northern Ireland is at risk of becoming “collateral damage of the Brexit decision” as it proposed a special status. The first of...

Bertie on Brexit

  Addressing the 21st annual Northern Ireland Economic Conference, hosted in Derry, Bertie Ahern outlines his vision for the post-Brexit economy on the island of Ireland. Ciarán Galway speaks with the former...

Supporting cross-border trade

The UK’s decision to leave the EU caught a large majority of businesses offside. Whilst uncertainty abounds, there are ways for businesses to navigate the current landscape by focussing on the things...

Brexit and the economy

Chris Giles, Economics Editor at the Financial Times speaks to Owen McQuade about the post-Brexit economic projection. In the wake of the Brexit vote, the economic data has been better than anticipated,...

The future of the regional economy

  A diverse panel of experts from across the North West gathered at the Northern Ireland Economic Conference 2016 in Derry to discuss the current and future challenges for the region. Addressing...

North by north west

Despite encompassing Derry, Northern Ireland’s second city, as well as sites of substantial historical and aesthetic significance, the North West region continues to exist in economic isolation. agendaNi provides an overview. For...

McGuinness on the economy

  Speaking at Derry’s inaugural hosting of the Northern Ireland Economic Conference, deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness outlines the challenges and ambitions of the Executive as it seeks to build on a...