Pub sector's 'grave concerns' over 20% rates rise

Monday 3 February 2020 by John Mulgrew


The pub sector has written to Stormont's finance committee amid its 'grave concerns' over a 20% average rise in rates bills amid a new revaluation, it can be revealed

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Belfast city centre pubs 'facing £1.2m rates surge'

Thursday 30 January 2020 by John Mulgrew


The heart of Belfast’s pub and hotel scene could see rates bills soar by 50% and have a “crippling effect on the area” – amounting to an additional £1.2m a year – as part of a government revaluation, Ulster Business can reveal

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Terry Cross launching new French distillery

Tuesday 28 January 2020 by John Mulgrew

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Former packaging giant boss Terry Cross says he will open a new vodka and gin distillery at his grand estate in France, Ulster Business can reveal

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Stormont deal: Business back new Assembly

Friday 10 January 2020 by John Mulgrew


Northern Ireland’s business community has given its support for a deal which has seen the Assembly up-and-running after a three year stasis

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Bombardier pushing forward with major Belfast factory extension

Friday 6 December 2019 by John Mulgrew


Bombardier is pushing forward with major multi-million pound plans which could extend its aircraft facility in Belfast by around 60%, Ulster Business can reveal.

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Multi-million pound holiday park for north coast

Monday 2 December 2019 by John Mulgrew

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A new multi-million pound 33 acre holiday home park is being developed for the north coast as the area’s tourism sector continues to boom, Ulster Business can reveal

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PwC creating 600 new skilled jobs for Belfast

Wednesday 27 November 2019 by John Mulgrew

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Professional services giant PwC is creating 600 new jobs, it has emerged.

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Nine-storey office scheme for Belfast city centre

Thursday 14 November 2019 by John Mulgrew


A new proposed nine-storey office building in the heart of Belfast city centre could house up to 300 workers once completed, Ulster Business can reveal

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Parking giant’s plans for rapid NI expansion

Wednesday 23 October 2019 by Ulster Business


APCOA Parking Group, Europe’s leading parking operator with almost 50 years of industry expertise, has recently increased its presence in the Irish market by undertaking a major acquisition in Northern Ireland

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Wrightbus: deal struck to buy Ballymena bus maker

Tuesday 22 October 2019 by John Mulgrew


A deal has been struck to buy the business and assets of Ballymena bus maker Wrightbus after it entered administration with the loss of 1,200 jobs

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