Category Archives: Business and Finance

EU procurement reform

The European Commission’s Marta Laszuk discusses the scope of the EU’s procurement reform package. Introducing new public procurement processes across Europe has been a work in progress since February 2014 when the...

Fostering innovative partnerships

The Central Procurement Directorate’s Des Armstrong wants to foster innovation partnerships in procurement between the public sector and its suppliers. Public procurement expenditure is a key feature of the Northern Ireland economy....

Gavaghan to lead CBI

Titanic Quarter Chief Executive David Gavaghan has been “very honoured” to be appointed as Vice-Chair of CBI Northern Ireland. He will succeed Crescent Capital’s Colin Walsh as Chair on 1 January 2016...

New jobs for Derry

Seven Derry-based businesses have announced plans to create a total of 42 new jobs in the city, representing a £2.8 million investment in the local economy. The companies have already recently created...