George Hamilton also served as assistant chief constable in the crime division in Strathclyde in Scotland from 2009 to 2011. Photograph: PA

The next PSNI chief constable will be George Hamilton who currently is an assistant chief constable with the force, the North’s Policing Board has ann(...)

North’s Minister for Finance  Simon Hamilton: said there were a number of specific measures in budget 2014 that could also deliver a “positive impact”.

The Northern Ireland Executive will get a £21.2 million spending boost from the UK’s 2014 budget, according to th(...)

Peter Robinson: has called  for assets held by Nama in the North to be “liberated”, by being sold off sooner rather than later. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Northern Ireland’s First Minister Peter Robinson has said he is “aware” of private equity interesting in acquiring the entire (...)

Former CRC chairman Hamilton Goulding stands in front of a portrait of the CRC’s founder Lady Valerie Goulding at his home in Bray, Co. Wicklow. Photograph: Joe Dunne

The former chairman of the Central Remedial Clinic board has said the controversy surrounding the €742,000 severance package for former chief executiv(...)

The High Court has approved the sale of some of the assets of the country’s second largest Ford dealership in a deal that it is hoped will save the jobs of more than half of the 70 employees.

The High Court has approved the sale of some of the assets of the country’s second largest Ford dealership in a deal that it is hoped will save the jo(...)

The Central Remedial Clinic

The most recent accounts for the Central Remedial Clinic (CRC) describe a €3 million loan received from a related charity to help close a hole in a pe(...)

Minister of Finance Simon Hamilton: “encouraging signs”.

The pre-crash world of easy money, cheap imports and excessive confidence in policymakers has disappeared to be replaced by a “new normal”, one of the(...)

Northern Ireland Finance Minister Simon Hamilton  suggested there was a strong “symmetry” in the issues that the North and the Republic faced as a result of the property crashes they had suffered.

The North’s Finance Minister Simon Hamilton said he is confident that Minister for Finance Michael Noonan recognises the “vitally important” role that(...)

Simon Hamilton of the DUP

The new DUP finance minister at Stormont has condemned violence surrounding a visit by Belfast’s Sinn Féin mayor to the Shankill area this week, but d(...)

Northern Ireland Minister of Finance Simon Hamilton said “tough times lie ahead” and the best way forward for Northern Ireland was to reform its large public sector. Photograph: Kelvin Boyes/ Press Eye/PA Wire

Northern Ireland’s new Minister of Finance has warned that the North no longer has the luxury of being able to “throw money at its problems”.Simon Ham(...)