BAM chief executive Theo Cullinane says the move is  a significant strategic investment.  Photograph: Michael Mac Sweeney/Provision

Construction group BAM hopes to cash in on housing demand through the purchase of a minority stake in Modern Homes Ireland (MHI), which builds prefabr(...)

Belfast once boasted the most bombed hotel in Europe. It was arguably the only claim to fame its hotel sector had during the dark days of the Troubles(...)

The foyer of the new Titanic Hotel, Belfast. The hotel  has been designed to reflect its shipping past, as the headquarters of Harland & Wolff ship builders. Photograph: Press Eye/Darren Kidd

The Harland and Wolff headquarters in Belfast will begin a new chapter in history this weekend with the opening of Belfast’s newest luxury hotel, Tita(...)

Rachel and Betty Unthank: ‘If you’re not going to put yourself out there, what’s the point in living?

Now that they’ve popularised traditional folk music among a younger generation, the next item on the Unthanks’ agenda? “Make clog dancing cool.” (...)