Category Archives: Issues

Talking the talk

agendaNi takes a look at the latest talks process aimed at resolving the major issues that have brought the Northern Ireland Assembly to a standstill.  On 21 September Northern Ireland’s political leaders...

Health service in crisis

Adam Morton takes a look at some of the problems currently affecting Northern Ireland’s health service. With the news that 2,600 surgeries were postponed last year and 20 per cent of patients...

A shock end to wind subsidies

agendaNi takes a look at the Department of Enterprise, Trade and Investment’s major U-turn on wind energy subsidies. The current wind energy subsidy for land-based wind turbines is to end in April...

The NAMA controversy

agendaNi takes a look at the latest claims surrounding the controversial sale of NAMA’s Northern Ireland assets. The sale of NAMA’s £4.5 billion Northern Ireland loan portfolio has attracted a lot of...

Cyber-security: getting the basics right

PwC’s cyber team highlight the importance of cyber security and offer their top 5 tips for survival. A medium-sized Northern Ireland company recently discovered that their online banking system had transferred over...

Political perspectives

In the first of our series of interviews with Northern Ireland’s newly elected MPs, Adam Morton speaks to South Antrim’s Danny Kinahan MP, whose election in 2015 was part of the Ulster...

Natural gas: 20 years in the making

Phoenix Natural Gas Chief Executive Michael McKinstry talks to Owen McQuade about the development of the natural gas industry in Northern Ireland over the last 20 years and what the future holds...

A single planning policy

Following the release of the long awaited Strategic Planning Policy Statement agendaNi takes a look at what changes this single policy document will make to planning in Northern Ireland. The Department of...

Europe’s deep division

agendaNi looks at how nations across the European Union are reacting to the vast number of people attempting to cross their borders.  The movement of Middle-Eastern migrants across the different member states...