Category Archives: Economy

Out of office

As he approaches his retirement this year after 26 years with CBI, Northern Ireland Director Nigel Smyth discusses how 2016 has been his busiest yet as the organisation seeks to inform, reassure...

A bright future

Chief Executive of Armagh City, Banbridge and Craigavon Borough Council Roger Wilson talks to agendaNi about developing the local economy by building on the area’s strengths. From its inception, the number one...

Uncertainty fuels downturn

Following a positive trend in the Northern Ireland property market, recent uncertainty within markets following the vote to Leave has led to a downturn for both residential and commercial subsectors. The overall...

Post Capitalism

Former economics editor of Channel 4 News Paul Mason spoke to Owen McQuade during his recent visit to the Belfast Book Festival to promote his book Post Capitalism. Award-winning journalist Paul Mason...

Lisburn Castlereagh City- The_Right_Combination

  Lisburn Castlereagh is an ambitious and entrepreneurial city, with a proven track record of attracting, encouraging and developing successful enterprises, from fledgling start-ups to global inward investment companies. Lisburn & Castlereagh...

Labour Market Report

Northern Ireland is enjoying its highest employment rate and a record high of economic activity as latest annual figures show but the unemployment rate and level of economic inactivity remain noticeably higher...

Banking performance

All of Northern Ireland’s four main banks are back in profit according to the latest banking statistics for the past six months. All-island Bank of Ireland became the last of the four...