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NEWS | Published May 13th 2022, 9:09 am

NI Protocol: DUP confirms it will not support election of Stormont speaker

Democratic Unionist Party [DUP] leader Sir Jeffrey Donaldson has confirmed that the party will not consent to the election of a new speaker at Stormont on Friday.

NEWS | Published May 13th 2022, 12:00 am

Northern Ireland Protocol: Impasse remains in UK-EU talks

Following “tetchy” talks on Thursday with EU chief negotiator Maros Sefcovic, UK foreign secretary Liz Truss has called on the bloc to show greater flexibility over post-Brexit goods checks going into Northern Ireland from Great Britain.

NEWS | Published May 13th 2022, 12:00 am

Partygate: Metropolitan Police issues new fines

As the Metropolitan Police’s investigation into the Partygate scandal continues, the force has confirmed that 50 further fixed penalty notices have been issued for breaching Covid lockdown rules within Downing Street and other government buildings, taking the total beyond 100.

NEWS | Published May 12th 2022, 12:01 am

A plethora of issues: PPL boss discusses fundamental problems affecting health and social care

Responding to The Leaders Council’s Special Report on the impact of the Health & Care Bill, Asfana Ali, managing director of Tees Valley-based domiciliary care provider, Prioritising People’s Lives, shares her thoughts on the underlying issues afflicting the UK social care sector at present.

NEWS | Published May 12th 2022, 12:01 am

Talon moves to expand presence in North America, Asia-Pacific and the Middle East

Talon, the world’s leading independent out-of-home [OOH] media specialist, has taken steps to strengthen its presence in North America, Asia-Pacific and the Middle East with new appointments in its leadership teams in the respective regions.

NEWS | Published May 12th 2022, 12:00 am

Queen’s Speech: Planning reform proposals will give residents more control over local developments, says Gove

Levelling-up, housing and communities secretary Michael Gove has said that the government’s planning reforms outlined in the Queen’s Speech will enable residents to vote on property extensions taking place in their area.

NEWS | Published May 12th 2022, 12:00 am

DUP remains tight-lipped on electing a speaker to Stormont

The Democratic Unionist Party [DUP] has not disclosed whether it will support the election of a new speaker when the Northern Ireland Assembly meets on Friday following last week’s historic election.

NEWS | Published May 11th 2022, 2:02 pm

Cost-of-living crisis: Gove rules out emergency budget

The government’s levelling-up secretary Michael Gove has ruled out the prospect of the chancellor delivering an emergency budget to help address the current cost-of-living crisis.

NEWS | Published May 11th 2022, 8:08 am

PM to visit Sweden and Finland on Wednesday as both mull over NATO membership

Prime minister Boris Johnson will visit both Sweden and Finland on Wednesday as both nations weigh-up whether to join the NATO military alliance.

NEWS | Published May 11th 2022, 12:01 am

Queen's Speech: Cost-of-living earmarked as government priority but opposition parties criticise lack of direct intervention

The government has set out its plans for the next session of Parliament in the Queen’s Speech and has earmarked dealing with the cost-of-living crisis by stimulating the economy as a priority.

NEWS | Published May 10th 2022, 11:11 am

DUP will not form government in NI without Protocol resolution, Sir Jeffrey Donaldson says

DUP leader Sir Jeffrey Donaldson has warned that his party will not form a government in Northern Ireland until it is satisfied that its concerns over the Northern Ireland Protocol are resolved.

NEWS | Published May 10th 2022, 12:12 am

NOCN Group to host Health and Social Care Summit in May

Education and skills charity NOCN Group is to host a free to attend Health and Social Care Summit on May 11, 2022.

NEWS | Published May 10th 2022, 12:00 am

Making Pharmaceuticals 2022: Robinson Brothers showcase role in serving the pharmaceutical supply chain

The pharmaceutical industry recently came together for the annual Making Pharmaceuticals exhibition and conference in Coventry, Warwickshire.

NEWS | Published May 9th 2022, 12:12 am

Harrington Starr to host Career Development Webinar in May

Multi-award-winning financial technology recruitment business, Harrington Starr, is to host a Career Development Webinar on May 10, 2022.


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