The head of Belfast International Airport is anticipating a record year with strong passenger growth and new routes being introduced.Read the full story ›
The Hastings Hotel group, which operates six hotels here is to spend £53m creating Northern Ireland's biggest hotel.Read the full story ›
The UK has now been paid £358m in interest by Ireland following a crisis loan it gave to the country in 2010, according to the Treasury.Read the full story ›
The NI housing market sustained its strong start to 2017 last month, with prices, sales and expectations rising, according to new data.Read the full story ›
More than £6m in EU funding is to be used to look at risks posed by climate change to the sustainability of fish stocks in the Irish Sea.Read the full story ›
Homeowners in Northern Ireland are being urged to shop around amid a huge rise in the price of heating oil.Read the full story ›
There are 1,000 fewer people claiming unemployment-related benefits in Northern Ireland, according to the latest figures.
The latest Labour Market Statistics show that the number of claimants now stands at 31,600 (3.5% of the workforce), a decrease of 1,000 from the previous month.
The unemployment rate of 5.3% had decreased marginally in January and remains above the UK average of 4.8%, below the European Union (8.3%) rate and Republic of Ireland (7.2%).
The Department for Economy says the latest figures show there has been little change in unemployment rates since the EU referendum.
Annual figures continue to reflect a gradual decline in the unemployment rate over recent years from 7.5% in 2013, 6.4% in 2014, 6.1% in 2015 and 5.8% in 2016.
There was a marginal increase in the employment rate, but 210 redundancies made in January.
Over the last year to 31 January 2017, there has been an 86% increase in the number of confirmed redundancies: 3,599 compared to 1,932 in the previous year.
The RICS and Ulster Bank survey suggests while buyer interest remains strong, the supply of new properties continues to fall.Read the full story ›
Theresa May is expected to say the UK is prepared to leave the single market, the customs union and the European Court of Justice this week.Read the full story ›
Thousands of NI households could be on average £80 a month worse off if the Stormont Assembly collapses, a housing charity has warned.Read the full story ›