NI claimant count down by 700
The number of people claiming unemployment benefits in Northern Ireland has dropped by 700 over the past month, according to the latest figures.
Industrial action for NI Water workers
Published: Tuesday, 16 December 2014
Hundreds of workers employed at Northern Ireland Water are to take industrial action next week over their pension scheme.
Payout secured for Mivan workers
Published: Monday, 15 December 2014
Workers made redundant from construction company Mivan have won a payout worth £2,500 each, their union said.
Cereal café owners hit back at critics
Published: Saturday, 13 December 2014
The Belfast twins behind a new London café offering only breakfast cereal have defended their business after it was highlighted in a recent TV report.
Kenny praises UTV Ireland job creation
Published: Thursday, 11 December 2014
Taoiseach Enda Kenny has praised UTV's sister station, UTV Ireland, for the creation of more than 100 new jobs as he officially opened the channel's headquarters in Dublin's docklands.
Belfast among UK's cheapest for rooms
Published: Wednesday, 10 December 2014
Belfast has been found to be among the cheapest cities in the UK for an overnight stay, according to a survey.
CONSUMER COUNCIL
Know your rights when it comes to Christmas shopping with our Myth Buster guide.

Latest Videos and Galleries

Supermarkets lower petrol prices
Published: Wednesday, 10 December 2014
Leading supermarkets have cut the cost of their petrol again.
Top award for Cultra blacksmith
Published: Wednesday, 10 December 2014
A traditional blacksmith based at the Ulster Folk and Transport Museum at Cultra has received a top industry award for his skilled craftsmanship.
Review call over public finance contracts
Published: Wednesday, 10 December 2014
Stormont's Public Accounts Committee (PAC) has called for a review of government private finance contracts.
Cuts could mean end for NI film bodies
Published: Tuesday, 09 December 2014
Despite the thriving film industry in Northern Ireland, a number of festivals and bodies are said to be at serious risk due to proposed funding cuts.
US web security firm creates 80 jobs
Published: Tuesday, 09 December 2014
A US web security firm is creating 80 new jobs as part of a new operation to be based in Belfast.
Waste industry death 'a matter of time'
Published: Tuesday, 09 December 2014
The Health and Safety Executive has warned that it is only a matter of time before there is another death on a private waste and recycling site due to continuing poor health and safety practices.
New owner considers Bushmills golf plan
Published: Tuesday, 09 December 2014
The new owner of land earmarked for a championship golf course on the Causeway Coast is considering pushing ahead with the £100m plan.
20,000 properties affected in power cut
Published: Tuesday, 09 December 2014
Power has been restored to the 20,000 homes and businesses left without electricity around the Ballymena, Co Antrim area.
Families forced to turn to food banks
Published: Monday, 08 December 2014
A father of three who was forced to turn to a food bank after sinking into poverty has said he doesn't know where he would be without the vital lifeline.
Bank 'may have committed criminal fraud'
Published: Monday, 08 December 2014
The Bank of Scotland may have committed criminal fraud in how it dealt with some customers in Northern Ireland, according to Attorney General John Larkin QC.
Further loss of momentum in economy
Published: Monday, 08 December 2014
There are further signs of a loss of growth momentum in the Northern Ireland private sector, according to the latest Ulster bank survey.
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10