CHINESE New Year is fast approaching on February 5, when the Chinese community all over the world will celebrate by lighting fireworks, giving red envelopes of money to children and enjoying celebratory meals to usher in the Year of the Pig.
THE last year proved challenging after a surge in the number of retailers collapsing into administration, closing stores or cutting rents using the CVA (company voluntary arrangement) insolvency procedure.
WHAT is it about football and the Premier League that attracts so many colourful and influential characters? The civic passion it evokes across the UK, Ireland and internationally as well as the financial clout required to influence it, are two undoubted factors.
SO it's goodbye to that strange period between Christmas and New Year, when it appears everyone becomes a little larger around the waist and slightly disoriented about exactly what day of the week it is.
THE increasing availability of content-rich websites, online streaming services such as Netflix and cloud-based applications means people and businesses increasingly expect reliable, resilient and stable broadband connections.
THE Christmas season is upon us, workplace parties are in full swing, and while the emphasis should be on having fun, employers are wise to be alert to the possible vicarious liability risks associated with their employees’ actions.
NORTHERN Ireland has had something of a steep learning curve when it comes to the housing market, a matter that has been reflected on this year, given that it marked a decade since the infamous property crash really took hold.