Northern Ireland By Jayne McCormack BBC News NI Political Reporter 23 July 2019 Share this with Facebook Share this with Messenger Share this with Twitter Share this with Email Share this with Facebook Share this with WhatsApp Share this with Messenger Share this with Twitter Share Share this with These are external links and will open in a new window Email Share this with Email Facebook Share this with Facebook Messenger Share this with Messenger Messenger Share this with Messenger Twitter Share this with Twitter Pinterest Share this with Pinterest WhatsApp Share this with WhatsApp LinkedIn Share this with LinkedIn Copy this link https://www.bbc.com/news/uk-northern-ireland-49082366 Read more about sharing. These are external links and will open in a new window Close share panel Related TopicsBrexit Boris Johnson has been chosen as the new … [Read more...] about What will Boris Johnson mean for Northern Ireland?
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The value of the contract, which is expected to run for 19 months, is £750,000. LONDON — Authorities in Northern Ireland plan to spend three-quarters of a million pounds reassuring citizens that everything will be OK if there's a no-deal Brexit. An emergency contract tender put out by the civil service in Belfast calls for “an advertising and public information campaign” specific to the area. It notes that the U.K. government has its own information drive, but that a separate publicity blitz will be required for Northern Ireland. Boris Johnson, who on Tuesday is expected to become Britain’s next prime minister, has vowed to take the U.K. out of the EU “do or die” by the end of October. The value of the contract, which was spotted by public contracting experts Tussell and is expected to last for 19 months from September, is £750,000. It was listed on the EU's contracts website on July 17 and marked for an “accelerated … [Read more...] about Wanted: Company to sell no-deal Brexit to Northern Ireland
Eilis O'Hanlon Follow 23 April 2019 • 7:00pm "There are fears that if this Bill goes through as it is it will play into the hands of extremists in Ireland.” So declared the First Viscount Grey, debating the 1920 Government of Ireland Act. Home Rulers begged to differ, but there were always plenty of suspicious heads in England back then who felt that the Irish were too prone to “sentimentality, ineffectuality, [and] nervous excitability”, as one historian put it, to handle political change without losing their minds. A hundred years on, those condescending arguments are making a comeback, only this time the chorus is led by paternalistic Remainers, all asserting that Brexit will inevitably play into the hands of the familiar men of violence... To continue reading this article Start your free trial of Premium Access all Premium articles Subscriber-only events Cancel any time Free for 30 … [Read more...] about Blaming Brexit for Northern Ireland killings takes pressure off the terrorists who commit them
THE Irish government has pledged to cover the costs of European Health Insurance Cards for Northern Ireland citizens post- Brexit. Tánaiste Simon Coveney said they will "if necessary" provide funding[...] You have reached your limit of free articles Registered users get 5 regular articles and 1 free Premium article per week. … [Read more...] about Coveney pledges free EU medical cover for Northern Ireland citizens post-Brexit
Gloomy outlook for Northern Ireland economy as Brexit looms, says economist BelfastTelegraph.co.uk The latest health check on the Northern Ireland economy has painted a grim picture as Brexit uncertainty continues to hang over key industries. https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/business/northern-ireland/gloomy-outlook-for-northern-ireland-economy-as-brexit-looms-says-economist-37991277.html https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/business/northern-ireland/article37991276.ece/b0b65/AUTOCROP/h342/2019-04-08_bus_49383736_I1.JPG Email The latest health check on the Northern Ireland economy has painted a grim picture as Brexit uncertainty continues to hang over key industries. Business activity fell in March for the first time since mid-2016, bringing an end to almost three years of growth, according to the latest Ulster Bank's Purchasing Manager's Index (PMI). The monthly survey into the state of Northern Ireland's manufacturing, services, retail and construction industries, showed … [Read more...] about Gloomy outlook for Northern Ireland economy as Brexit looms, says economist