NI Business News

NI Business News

An essential digest of daily business news from around Nothern Ireland.

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Recent episodes (10)

  • 26 Mar 15 Private sector driving NI economic recovery

    Thu, 26 Mar 15

    Duration:
    11 mins

    Available:
    28 days remaining

    On today's podcast we hear from the Courthouse in Newtownards on their £250k investment; The Mount Charles Group on how they diversified their business; Kraft and Heinz to merge; the NI economic recovery is rebalancing our private sector; Easyjet raises profit guidance and BT back in the mobile phone network.

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  • 25 Mar 15 Prices no longer rising but are wages?

    Wed, 25 Mar 15

    Duration:
    9 mins

    Available:
    27 days remaining

    On today's podcast we hear from Telford opticians on their new branch; two Lisburn brothers launch a transport safety product; we hear from economist Paul MacFlynn on what inflation figure means for wage growth and more women in the boardrooms than ever.

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  • 24 Mar 15 Inflation: how low can it go?

    Tue, 24 Mar 15

    Duration:
    10 mins

    Available:
    26 days remaining

    On today's podcast we hear from Heathrow airport on increasing connectivity with Belfast; an entrepreneur involved in the ARISE programme in west Belfast; Linen Green sold to Neptune group; ahead of inflation figures we discuss how low can it go? NI firm fails to pay minimum wage and Tesco could face legal action.

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  • 23 Mar 15 From Bulgaria to Mexico

    Mon, 23 Mar 15

    Duration:
    10 mins

    Available:
    25 days remaining

    On today's podcast we hear from an Antrim firm who has secured Google as a partner; Ewing's seafood computerise their 113 year old business; more flights from Belfast to Bulgaria; we hear more about the government cracking down on tax evaders and Randox on exporting to Mexico.

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  • 19 Mar 15 Budget: the morning after

    Thu, 19 Mar 15

    Duration:
    10 mins

    Available:
    21 days remaining

    On today's podcast we hear from Select Management on expanding in Belfast and London; Knocking Brewing launches first micro-brewery; proposals for a care home that could create 70 jobs and I'm live at a business breakfast talking about the budget with economist Neil Gibson and EY tax partner Rob Heron.

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  • 16 Mar 15 As euro falls, chocolate coins on the rise

    Mon, 16 Mar 15

    Duration:
    13 mins

    Available:
    18 days remaining

    On today's podcast we hear from the sandwich company that's secured a deal with Boots Ireland; a sugar free goods firm exporting to UAE; we find out more about a new initiative to combine our technology sector and our creative industries here and chocolate euro coins now worth more than the real thing.

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  • 12 Mar 15 House prices continue to rise

    Thu, 12 Mar 15

    Duration:
    9 mins

    Available:
    14 days remaining

    On today's podcast we hear from Broadlake on their investment in Conveyortek which is allowing them to expand their workforce; house prices here on the up for 21st month in a row we hear from RICS NI and more new jobs for BioKinetic Europe in Belfast.

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  • 11 Mar 15 Could oil prices make households richer?

    Wed, 11 Mar 15

    Duration:
    11 mins

    Available:
    13 days remaining

    On today's podcast we hear from Novosco on their £2.1m deal in Essex; LEDCOM creating 25 new jobs in Larne; 5 NI firms among Best Managed Companies says Deloitte; PwC says oil prices could save households £370 each year and a Ballymoney firm opens first shop in Belfast.

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  • 10 Mar 15 Pound record strength against euro

    Tue, 10 Mar 15

    Duration:
    10 mins

    Available:
    12 days remaining

    On today's podcast we hear from Lambert Hampton Smith on rates revaluation in Belfast; a Portadown engineering firm creates 6 jobs in investment worth £600k; we take a closer look at the record strong pound against the euro; a Belfast sportswear firm creates 5 jobs as it targets Europe and Apple unveil their smartwatch collection.

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  • 09 Mar 15 Women in the workplace

    Mon, 9 Mar 15

    Duration:
    11 mins

    Available:
    11 days remaining

    On today's podcast NI private sector output falls but employment back to pre-crisis levels; Specsavers invest in Connswater; Dillon Bass says Irish whiskey consumption on the up; Brookvent hit New Zealand; we hear from Women in Business on International Women's Day and Titanic Belfast pips Eiffel Tower to the post in tourism award.

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