NORTHERN Ireland risks alienating a generation of young people, who are disillusioned by the ongoing political stalemate, the regional head of influential business body the Institute of Directors told the organisation's annual dinner.
A DUNGANNON optometrist has invested £160,000 in new specialist equipment and a practice refurbishment, marking the launch of its new service – Dyslexia Solutions – which has already proved to be an effective treatment for dyslexia in 85 per cent of patients.
A NEW express bus service between Belfast and Derry in direct competition to Translink - and in turn linking the north west directly with Glasgow - has moved a step closer after an apparent climbdown by the Department of Infrastructure.
BELFAST retail marketing agency Velocity Worldwide has won an international award at the Street Fight Local Visionary Awards in Los Angeles for its personalisation and insight technology platform, Darius For Retail.
NEWS that house prices dipped in January shouldn’t come as a surprise, with new buyer enquiries falling for the tenth consecutive month, sales dipping and valuations (for potential sales) showing no signs of optimism.
HAS your toddler ever decided that the living room wall was a grand place for trying out their new set of coloured markers? And you came in, to hear them proudly exclaim, in perfect toddler-speak, ‘Wall!’? Well, the writing may be on the wall for the state pension too - at least for the state pension as we know it.