Sat, 16 Feb 2019

6 fishermen die in Durban boat blaze

Six fishermen have died and three more were injured following a fire on board a fishing vessel in Durban Harbour ...

Tim Peakes spacecraft set to land at Ulster Transport Museum 

Tim Peakes spacecraft set to land at Ulster Transport Museum Belfast Live Follow in the astronaut's footsteps in an 'out ...

Spot yourself in the crowd as Leitrim beat Antrim - GALLERY - Photo 1 of 72 - Leitrim Observer

The good times are back for Leitrim football and it showed in the stand and on the terraces on Sunday ...

Hyland fully focussed on Antrim challenge - Leitrim Observer

A statement win it might have been, but Terry Hyland's biggest statement is that all his team is concentrating on ...

Aodhan Connolly: Time to rethink outdated retail rates in Northern Ireland

This week the Belfast Telegraph revealed every one of Northern Irelands councils was raising its business rates, from the smallest ...

Digital DNA Awards 2019 shortlist for top awards is unveiled

The shortlist in the 2019 Digital DNA Awards has been announced ahead of a ceremony on March 28. ...

EDF earnings fall in challenging market

EDF has reported a sharp drop in UK earnings last year as it lost 200,000 customers to rivals amid a ...

Segro to raise 450m to fund spending spree

Warehouse specialist Segro has announced plans to raise 450 million through a share placing to bankroll its development pipeline. ...

Lloyds Bank appoints Morgan Stanleys William Chalmers as new CFO

Lloyds Banking Group has tapped Morgan Stanley investment banker William Chalmers to be its next chief financial officer. ...

Irish firms purchase of Patisserie Valerie saves more than 60 jobs in Northern Ireland

Morethan 60 jobs in Belfast have been saved after a Dublin-based private equity firm took over cake chain Patisserie Valerie, ...

Retail sales return to growth as shoppers took advantage of January bargains

Retail sales rose in January and beat market expectations as shoppers took advantage of discounts following a disappointing Christmas. ...

Libya dismissed claims of IRA link as imperialist conspiracy

Libya dismissed claims of IRA link as imperialist conspiracy The Irish Times Libyan foreign minister snubbed Irish diplomat in Tripoli ...

Trial of Monaghan man accused of IRA membership begins - Dundalk Democrat

Trial of Monaghan man accused of IRA membership begins Dundalk Democrat A Monaghan mechanic has gone on trial at the ...

Tech firm rolls out its mapping software free to all local pupils

Tech firm Esri Ireland has announced a plan to make its digital mapping available to every school here for free. ...

Hermes' new deal with drivers expected to cost 10m

Courier business Hermes is expecting to take a 10m hit from its "ground-breaking" deal to give new rights to self-employed ...

Shining tribute paid to late hotels chief Sir William Hastings on RTEs entrepreneurs show

RTE has paid tribute to the late pioneering hotelier Sir William Hastings in a new TV series. ...

City of Derry Airport chief welcomes extension of London flights subsidy

The decision to extend a subsidy for direct flights between London and Londonderry is "crucial" to the Northern Irish airport's ...

Edge Innovate spending 8m on new plant to stay ahead of game

A Co Tyrone firm is embarking on an ambitious 8m expansion plan to prevent it from falling behind its rivals ...

Baker & Spice sold to Department of Coffee & Social Affairs

Administrators to stricken cake chain Patisserie Valerie have sold off one of the firms sister brands Baker & Spice to ...

Start-up investment by Irish economic development agency down 25%

The Irish government body responsible for encouraging the growth of homegrown firms invested approximately 25% less in start-up companies last ...

News RELEASES

Publish news of your business, community or sports group, personnel appointments, major event and more by submitting a news release to Belfast Bulletin.

More Information
11
Belfast

International

Section
Pence says Iran openly advocating another Holocaust

WARSAW, Poland - U.S. Vice President Mike Pence zeroed in on Iran on Thursday when he addressed Polish Prime Minister Mateusz ...

Crackdown on mail distribution centre in Darwin results in seizures

DARWIN, Northern Territory, Australia - A crackdown on the sending of illicit substances and other illegal items through the post ...

Youthful U.S. drug dealer caught boarding plane for Hawaii from Sydney

SYDNEY, Australia - A 21-year old American drug lord has been arrested at Sydney International Airport as he was about ...

Jaish al-Adl claims responsibility for deadly attack on Iranian forces

TEHRAN, Iran - A deadly suicide bombing has claimed the lives of at least 27 members of Iran's elite Revolutionary ...

It has taken centuries to complete, but the end is in sight

THANLYIN, Myanmar - After 270 years of false starts, the Portuguese church in the port city Thanlyin , in Myanmar ...

B'Tselem says High Court bears responsibility over Palestinian lands

TEL AVIV, Israel - A report has been completed and distributed in Israel by a local human rights group, taking ...

Featured story

Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

Read More