Category Archives: Business and Finance

Getting it right first time

Stuart Cairns emphasises the need for good, early planning in procurement exercises. Interest in public procurement has never been greater. Once a minority interest, it has now become front page news. In...

Reforming procurement

While attending agendaNi’s procurement seminar in Belfast, Vincent Campbell, Director of the Irish National Procurement Service, talked to Owen McQuade about the review of government procurement and the significant changes that are...

For reasons unknown

The utilities sector needs to restore the confidence and credibility of the regulatory regime in Northern Ireland following the recent Competition Commission report on Northern Irish gas pricing. Richard Murphy of Pinsent...