Hospitality Ulster was launched by First Minister  of Northern Peter Robinson.

The hospitality sector could create up to 5,000 additional jobs in Northern Ireland over the next 10 years if it expands its skills base and adopts a (...)

First Minister and DUP leader Peter Robinson has carried out a significant reshuffle of DUP ministerial posts in the North’s Executive. Photograph: Charles McQuillan/Getty Images

Northern Ireland’s First Minister, DUP leader Peter Robinson, has carried out a significant reshuffle of DUP ministerial posts in the North’s Executiv(...)

Conference should attract more than 1,200 delegates to Belfast

Francess McDonnellBelfast has attracted a major international aviation conference that is likely to attract 1,200 delegates to the city and deliver po(...)

The Cast and Crew restaurant across from the Titanic Belfast centre marks the first restaurant development of its kind in the Titanic Quarter

Northern Ireland’s reigning “tourism hero” Niall McKenna is to open two new restaurants in Belfast and create 55 jobs in a move which he says reflect(...)

The  North’s Minister for Enterprise Arlene Foster: “Axiom is investing in a major expansion creating 97 new jobs, which will bring valuable skills to the important legal services sector here.”  Photograph: Charles McQuillan/Getty Images

Legal group Axiom UK plans to create an additional 97 jobs in Belfast over the next five years, the North’s Minister for Enterprise announced yeste(...)

 Minister of Enterprise, Trade and Investment Arlene Foster said lack of office development may be due to constraints on bank lending. Picture Conor McCabe.

Francess McDonnellNorthern Ireland’s regional business development agency, Invest NI, may offer money to property developers in the shape of mezzanine(...)

Barry Cryan, Conal O’Neill, Pat Walsh and Anthony Killeen from winning Mayo company PanelDuct. Photograph: Conor McCabe Photography

A cost-saving innovation for the construction industry, developed by a west of Ireland engineering firm, has won the overall prize at this year’s Iri(...)

North’s enterprise minister Arlene Foster   said   the latest figures still portray “a more positive picture than a year ago”. Photograph: Eric Luke /Irish Times

One thousand people stopped claiming jobless benefits in the North last month, according to latest government labour market figures which show the tot(...)

The North’s enterprise, trade and investment minister Arlene Foster and Minister for Employment and Learning, Dr Stephen Farry are pictured with Colm Tracey (R), Eishtec operational director

Eishtec, the Waterford-based customer contact centre operator, is to create 320 jobs in the North. The company, which is Irish-owned, plans to (...)

No redundancies have been announced following the deal which could see Lagan’s workforce swell to more than 900 people – making it one of the largest privately owned construction and civil firms North and South.

The Belfast-headquartered Lagan Construction Group has confirmed it has acquired rival Northern Ireland firm H&J Martin but did not disclose detai(...)