Members of the Create: 2014 team. Photograph: Create: 2014

Teenage DNA normally dictates that summer months are spent lazing about. But six teenagers, who appear to share an entrepreneurial gene, are barely(...)

Minister for Finance Simon Hamilton last week unveiled wide cuts to the budget totalling £78 million.

It is difficult to assess if it ever really existed but Simon Hamilton’s honeymoon as Northern Ireland’s Minister for Finance is officially over – jus(...)

SmithDehn is a major international entertainment, media and legal firm and its founder, Russell Smith, fell in love with Malin Head, Co Donegal, some years ago.

Holiday romances rarely last but a love affair that began on a sojourn to Derry almost 20 years ago is proof that some can have a happy ending; and ev(...)

The latest tourism figures show a worrying drop in the numbers on the island choosing the North as a destination stay.  Photograph: PA

If you live in the Republic and are thinking about taking a little break it’s unlikely you are planning on heading North. The same is true if you live(...)

Minister for Enterprise Arlene Foster: said the North’s new competence centres, which were being funded by Invest NI, were designed to rapidly transform research into commercial success.  Photograph: Eric Luke

A new £7 million hi-tech centre dedicated to pioneering engineering firsts is to be established in Belfast. The advanced engineering competence centr(...)

Belfast Docks - the North’s economy is recovering more slowly than expected.  Photograph: Bryan O’Brien / The Irish Times

Northern Ireland is recovering at a much slower pace from the recession than previously hoped and currently has the highest number of people out of(...)

Virgin Atlantic is to fly from Northern Ireland to the United States next summer, for the first time.The airline, founded by Richard Branson 30 years(...)

An Ulster Bank residential market survey for June recorded price rises for the 13th month in a row. Photograph: Alan Betson

Summer and sequels go hand in hand, and currently playing in the North is a very familiar tale of earnest victims, bust businesses, greedy corporate v(...)

The new investment programme at Kilkeel Seafood division is designed to expand the processing operations specifically for wholetail scampi

Northern Ireland’s fishing industry is to get a £1 million boost from a major new investment programme by one of the UK’s best known family-owned seaf(...)

A Wrightbus double deck on Volvo B9TL chassis in operation with SBST in Singapore.

Wrightbus, the Ballymena based family-owned company, has won a £30 million (€37.7 million) order to deliver double deck bus kits to Singapore. The con(...)