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Harland & Wolff workers have maintained a 24-hour protest at the yard since it entered administration. Photograph: PA Wire

Potential bidders for the stricken Harland & Wolff shipyard must provide details of any proposals that could keep it afloat by midday on Friday, a(...)

Harland & Wolff has been in existence in Belfast for 158 years. Photograph: iStock

Trade union leaders in the North are appealing to the new UK prime minister Boris Johnson to nationalise Belfast’s historic Harland & Wolff shipya(...)

Asda has 17 stores in the North. Photograph: PA Wire

Asda’s US owner has said it is “seriously considering” a stock market flotation for the UK supermarket after the chain’s deal to merge with rival Sain(...)

Industry analysts are not ruling out the possibility of global aviation giants Airbus or Boeing making a bid for Bombardier Belfast. Photograph: Getty

Aerospace group Bombardier is to “suspend” compulsory redundancies at its Northern Ireland plants, according to trade union leaders, and will also rei(...)

The survey was conducted on behalf of five trade unions – Unite, Mandate and the Communications Workers Union in the Republic, and Unison and the GMB (General, Municipal Boilermakers) in the North. Photograph: Getty Images

One fifth of workers have had “direct experience of abortion”, according to a survey conducted by researchers at Ulster University. The study, in whi(...)

Jeremy Corbyn  supporters in Gateshead, England: “These results further suggest that Labour members strongly support Jeremy Corbyn in his bid to remain Labour leader,” says the Corbyn campaign. Photograph: Ian Forsyth/Getty Images

Jeremy Corbyn has won local party nominations by a landslide in the British Labour leadership contest, getting 84 per cent of constituency nominations(...)