Britain’s prime minister, Theresa May, and Arlene Foster, leader of the Democratic Unionist Party. Photograph: Carl Court/Getty Images

Northern Ireland’s economic growth rate will slump to 1 per cent this year despite the prospect of an extra £1 billion in funding from the Conservativ(...)

Northern Ireland had been scheduled to introduce a new lower rate of corporation tax in April 2018 in a bid to lure additional inward investors

Northern Ireland is likely to avoid falling into a recession next year, but growth rates could slump to 0.9 per cent, down from 1.2 per cent this yea(...)

Derek Richardson: The  London-based Irish businessman owns the premiership rugby club Wasps

The premiership rugby club Wasps, owned by London-based Irish businessman Derek Richardson, is seeking to raise as much as £35 million (€49 million) (...)