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Johnson and Varadkar mark Stormont returnPrime minister Boris Johnson and Irish Taoiseach Leo Varadkar will visit Belfast on Monday to mark the return of the Stormont executive.
Hitachi plant in County Durham to make 250 redundanciesThe Newton Aycliffe Hitachi plant in County Durham is set to cut 250 jobs, which Unite trade union officials say has come “completely out of the blue”.
Withdrawal Agreement Bill passes through CommonsThe House of Commons has voted 330 to 231 in favour of Boris Johnson’s Withdrawal Agreement Bill and it will now advance to the House of Lords.
Assembly speaker: Northern Ireland parties must agree deal for Stormont to be recalledSpeaker of the Northern Ireland Assembly, Robin Newton, has said that Stormont will only be recalled if the political parties of Northern Ireland agree a deal that will restore power sharing.
Talon Outdoor and other OOH specialist firms could play role in using the ‘third space’ in war on fake news
Talon Outdoor and other OOH specialist firms could play role in using the ‘third space’ in war on fake newsThe December general election has re-ignited debate about how political campaigns are played out digitally. The funds invested by main parties into targeted online adverts on social media remains uncertain, and there has been widespread controversy over misleading information and fake news being allowed to go viral.
Businesses like Westfield Farms have role to play in fighting antimicrobial resistance2019 provided a major boost for the Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs as the Veterinary Medicines Directorate confirmed in October that sales of antibiotics used in food-producing animals had reduced by 53 per cent between 2014 and 2018.
Changes to the apprenticeship levy could help realise future hopes for firms like A.I.M Commercial Services