Business

Business

Lockhart visits world class shamrock firm

DUP MLA Carla Lockhart has commended local business owners Kerry and Kyle Geddis on their world class shamrock production.

Business
Stop sexual harrassment

How to deal with sexual harassment in the workplace

Whether you’ve been physically or verbally assaulted, shrugging sexual harassment off as a bit of banter isn’t the right thing to do — especially when you’re at work.
Business
April Cromie with her pet lamb, Gizmo, in class at Greenmount

Little Gizmo proves a big hit on campus

Every one knows that it was Mary who had a little lamb, right? Well anyone around Lisburn may be able to put you right on that.

Business
Poultry will not feature at this year's Balmoral Show due to the ongoing threat of bird flu

RUAS cancels poultry section at Balmoral due to bird flu threat

The poultry section at this year’s Balmoral Show has been cancelled due to the threat posed by Avian Influenza.

Business
A Big Mac meal from McDonald's.

McDonald’s delivery service could be on its way to Northern Ireland

McDonald’s could be about to extend its delivery service to Northern Ireland.

Business
Police search the farm.

Animals found in follow-up search

A number of suspected stolen animals and older bulls that had been inhumanely castrated have been found in a search of a farm outside Armagh.

Business
Editorial image.

Police appeal for information on calves found in seized trailer

Police in Armagh are seeking information in relation to four Friesian bullock calves found in a seized livestock trailer.

News
Catherine McNeill, (centre), manager of Bleary Business and Community Centre with Allan and Dawn Baird of WabiSabi who are holding a Business Co-Working Event in the centre.

Creative minds bound for Bleary gathering

To celebrate Creativity Month a gathering of creative minds is taking place on Wednesday, March 22 from 9.30am – 4.30pm at Bleary Business and Community Centre.

Business

Slideshow: Ploughing ahead at 102nd Mullahead match

The Richardsons estate, outside Portadown, provided the setting for the 102nd annual Mullahead Ploughing Match.

News
Concerns over speed at Plantation Road

Concerns over speed at Plantation Road

Measures are needed to stop drivers speeding on Plantation Road, Gilford, particularly in the vicinity of Bleary village.

Transport
Caption: �Matt Mackey/Presseye.com - Press Eye Ltd -Northern Ireland -

File Image

As many as 130 jobs will be lost as First Trust Bank closes half of its branches in Northern Ireland in 2017.

On Wednesday, it said it was starting a "reshaping and investment programme" involving the "consolidation of First Trust Bank's branch network" with the closure of 15 of its 30 branches.

The Financial Service Union (FSU) said up to 130 jobs are at risk.

The union's Larry Broderick said he had received an assurance there would be no compulsory redundancies.

First Trust, which is owned by Dublin-based AIB, is one of the so-called "big four" banks in Northern Ireland.

Lurgan bank spared the axe

The First Trust Bank in Lurgan has been spared the axe following a review of branches.

Business
Assembly Candidate Jo-Anne Dobson with Holly McKee, Sarah Shaw, Emma Gregson and Lauren Farrell with their company Hush Speakers from Banbridge Academy at the Young Enterprise Trade Fair at Rushmere Shopping Centre.

Dobson hails young future entrepreneurs

Young entrepreneurs from schools across the local area set up their stalls at the ‘Young Enterprise Trade Fair’ hosted by Rushmere shopping centre, Craigavon.

Business

WATCH:‘Sea of yellow’ as one thousand baby chicks found abandoned in field

The RSPCA has launched an investigation after officers were called to a sea of day-old chicks abandoned in a field in Cambridgeshire.

Business
Mahon Road at its junction with Markethill Road. Image Google Maps.

Resurfacing for Mahon Road

A £120,000 resurfacing scheme for the A27 Mahon Road, Portadown will begin on Monday, February 27.

Transport
Embargoed to 0001 Thursday August 25

File photo dated 17/01/14 of bricks as Britain's chronic brick shortage is ramping up house prices and the situation could be made worse by the Brexit vote, a new report has warned. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Issue date: Thursday August 25, 2016. See PA story CITY Bricks. Photo credit should read: David Davies/PA Wire

House prices in the ABC council area on the rise

House prices in the Armagh Banbridge and Craigavon area have risen steadily by 4.2%, according to the latest statistics.

Business 1
Portadown firm failed to pay 143 employees proper wages

Portadown firm failed to pay 143 employees proper wages

A Portadown recruitment agency is among several Northern Ireland business ‘named and shamed’ for failing to pay employees their proper wages.

Business
Technology

Eight out of 10 feel misled by broadband adverts

The majority of UK consumers find the advertising of broadband speeds to be misleading, according to new research.

News
A Nokia 3310.

Nokia to re-launch the 3310

Nokia has announced it will re-launch the world’s most loved mobile phone - the Nokia 3310!

Business 1
Belfast International Airport.

Work postponed on main road to Belfast International Airport

Roadworks on a main road used to access Belfast International Airport will not be taking place this weekend.

Transport
Trading on the rise for transport firm EDS

Trading on the rise for transport firm EDS

Lurgan transport firm EDS has reported an improved trading performance, it has been revealed.

Business
Load more