Simon Hamilton, Minister for Finance, Northern Executive

The North’s finance Minister Simon Hamilton hopes a positive decision on devolving corporation tax powers to the Northern Executive will be made withi(...)

Caterpillar shed more than 750 jobs in Northern Ireland last year, but announced today that it has plans to build new products which will create 100 positions. Photograph: Jessica Rinaldi/Reuters

Manufacturing giant Caterpillar has announced a major £7 million (€8.2 million) investment at its factories in Northern Ireland. The firm, which last (...)

Northern Ireland’s Minister of Enterprise Arlene Foster said a research project led by Glen Dimplex could deliver an additional £500,000 a year in salaries into the local economy.

A Northern Ireland-based research project led by Glen Dimplex, the electrical heating company, has created 37 “advanced manufacturing jobs”, th(...)