GARY MCDONALD

GARY MCDONALD

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Two-year trade extension is 'lifeline of sorts' for business

Two-year trade extension is 'lifeline of sorts' for business

News
BUSINESSES have given a guarded welcome to Theresa May’s proposals for a two-year transition period after the UK leaves the EU in March 2019, which will mean offering up to £18 billion in exchange for continued membership of the single market.
Fillips for fit-out firms as each crafts industry win

Fillips for fit-out firms as each crafts industry win

Business
TWO of the north's best known and rival specialist fit-out firms - McCue and Marcon - have been marking separate "wins", with one scooping a major industry award in London while the other secured its latest work contract in Britain.

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  1. It's official! The 2nd Big School Cook Off has now launched! You can read here how to enter:… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…

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  2. Invest NI risk-taking 'isn't value for money' say auditors irishnews.com/business/2017/… pic.twitter.com/ejSwaOauuG

  3. Fuel giant EMO announces roll-out of unmanned pumps across the north irishnews.com/business/2017/… pic.twitter.com/pHfFm1LPgv

  4. Lower tourism VAT rate could create 2,000 jobs in NI says new report irishnews.com/business/2017/… pic.twitter.com/nbazfmcGmT

  5. KFC tycoon to create 100 jobs in Northern Ireland irishnews.com/business/2017/… pic.twitter.com/9zkguQKkTo

  6. Retirees and childless households drive up grocery spend in Northern Ireland irishnews.com/business/2017/… pic.twitter.com/ZxuR4T2z4H

  7. Invest NI rapped by government auditors - because it's risk-taking isn't yielding high-enough returns… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…

  8. Todday's #frontpage. View our full e-paper here: irishnews.com/epaper/newssta… pic.twitter.com/D77TcSdbKe

  9. Schools invited to serve up budding young chefs & new skills in Big School Cook Off #Food #Cooking #TeamWork👨‍🍳🌶🥑irishnews.com/news/northerni…atb37xb

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  10. Belfast is third fastest growing office market in the world irishnews.com/business/2017/… pic.twitter.com/Rhtl3xtrlR

  11. Foyle Food Group grows turnover beyond £300m irishnews.com/business/2017/… pic.twitter.com/zEq6iipgko

  12. Cyber criminals now running 'sophisticated business models' irishnews.com/business/2017/… pic.twitter.com/7g9wRlslMf

  13. Big School Cook Off launches to find budding young chefs who can slice, dice & cook their way to Cooking champ titl… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…

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  14. Fillips for fit-out firms as each crafts industry win irishnews.com/business/2017/… pic.twitter.com/fyn30762c6

  15. Global recognition for @BelfastAirport director @UelHoey in Barcelona short-listing irishnews.com/business/2017/… pic.twitter.com/PXuvuqD7qP

  16. #Ryanair pilots not threatening industrial action, says Michael O'Leary irishnews.com/business/busin… pic.twitter.com/hmXkeiFBfT

  17. First sod cut on £30 million 'Titanic of the west' motorsport complex in Coalisland irishnews.com/business/2017/… pic.twitter.com/oEEHOcl34l

  18. Heady days for cocktail lovers as Babel rooftop bar and garden to open at the Bullitt Hotel irishnews.com/business/2017/… pic.twitter.com/7PmM45tD5c

  19. Construction giant Turkington confirms major sales spike irishnews.com/business/2017/… pic.twitter.com/M3sS2PVZbk

  20. Theresa May presses Donald Trump over #Bombardier Aerospace jobs irishnews.com/business/busin… pic.twitter.com/ma2wfQEI4G

  21. NI civil service sick days increase to average 12.4 days from 11.7 days last year, highest in 5 years, equating to £32.7m in lost production

  22. Magherafelt bakery Genesis Crafty creates 47 jobs with new multi-million @marksandspencer contract… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…

  23. Templepatrick garden centre Coleman's to create 100 jobs through £5m expansion irishnews.com/business/2017/… pic.twitter.com/zKU3pv6J1h

  24. Record number of small businesses planning to downsize or close irishnews.com/business/2017/… pic.twitter.com/zt5pXsnwqV

  25. B&Q owner Kingfisher sees profits fall after costs hit irishnews.com/business/2017/… pic.twitter.com/19oxXiCztY

  26. Mitie confirms 480 jobs being axed under cost-cutting overhaul irishnews.com/business/2017/… pic.twitter.com/PzEZManp5Z

  27. Ryanair: A list of the cancelled flights to and from Dublin irishnews.com/news/2017/09/2… pic.twitter.com/wb2DjClDnq

  28. Ryanair: A list of the cancelled flights to and from Dublin irishnews.com/news/2017/09/2… pic.twitter.com/1JmfXc8Q1t

  29. 🏆 THE GREATER NEWRY AREA BUSINESS AWARDS CATEGORY FINALISTS facebook.com/newrychamberof…FM

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