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17 June 2016 meeting

The panel discussed the Competitiveness Report, the future work programme, the Programme for Government and Brexit. Download the minutes: EAG Minutes June 2016  

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29 February 2016 meeting

Joe Reynolds from OFMDFM gave a short presentation on the progress of PfG and an outline timeframe for the next stages of the process. The panel discussed the Competitiveness Report, The National Living Wage, Brexit, the NI Economic Strategy refocus and the new Department for the Economy.

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10 December 2015 meeting

Colin Sullivan from DFP gave a presentation on the progress of Government Reform, while Joe Reynolds from OFMDFM gave a short presentation on the progress of PfG, followed by a panel discussion. The Group discussed the Competitiveness Summary, Corporation Tax and the future work programme.

2016-03-25T13:21:12+00:00

29 September 2015 meeting

The Group discussed the Programme for Government, the Access to Finance update, the Cost of Doing Business report, the Competitiveness Summary and the Export Matters paper.

2016-03-25T13:24:34+00:00

14 April 2015 meeting

The group discussed Corporation Tax, the future of early stage and growth finance in Northern Ireland, the Access to Finance paper and the Programme for Government.

2016-03-25T13:26:02+00:00

6 February 2015 meeting

The group discussed the Access to Finance paper, DETI's work on its Cost of Doing Business report and the Ulster University Economic Policy Centre research agenda.

2016-03-25T13:25:14+00:00

14 October 2014 meeting

The group welcomed new members Neil Gibson and Bryan Keating to the panel and discussed the Access to Finance survey, competitiveness in Northern Ireland, DETI's research agenda and potential collaboration with Matrix.

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19 February 2014 meeting

The group discussed utility regulation, Northern Ireland's communication infrastructure and the progress being made on issues related to sub regional economic growth.

2015-07-20T09:42:37+00:00

17 October 2013 meeting

The group discussed EAG’s potential role in providing assistance with the implementation of the Northern Ireland Economic Pact.

2015-07-20T09:43:14+00:00

2 August 2013 meeting

The group discussed its triennial review, the Access to Finance Report, the Innovation Strategy and the NI Economic Strategy.

2015-07-20T09:49:08+00:00

5 March 2013 meeting

The group discussed the Access to Finance Report, the EAG Annual Report and the Future Work Programme. They met with the DETI Minister for the eighth time.

2015-07-20T09:49:34+00:00

10 January 2013 meeting

The group discussed the Competitiveness Index, Access to Finance, the meeting with NI Secretary of State and the Members Dinner and Meeting planned for 4th & 5th March.

2015-07-20T09:50:31+00:00

3 October 2012 meeting

The group discussed the Access to Finance report, the plenary meeting and the Competitiveness Workshop. They also met with the DETI Minister for the seventh time.

2015-07-20T09:52:22+00:00

24 April 2012 meeting

The group discussed the terms of reference for both the Access to Finance Report and the Economic Strategy and Competitiveness Workshop. They met with the DETI Minister for the sixth time.

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3 February 2012 meeting

The group discussed consultation responses, the 2012 Work Programme, review of IREP progress, the Competitiveness Index and Corporation Tax.

2015-07-20T09:55:28+00:00

10 November 2011 meeting

The group discussed the need for improved collaboration between DETI and DARD to support the agri-food sector; the need to improve communication and interaction between Invest NI and companies; the possibility of a challenge to end-year flexibility by EAG and a general review of the recommendations made by IREP. They also met with a range of stakeholders to discuss the local economy.

2015-07-20T09:56:14+00:00

29 September 2011 meeting

The group discussed the Regional Aid and BIS Consultation, Draft NI Economic Strategy, the NI Competiveness Index and the Forward Work Programme. They also met with the DETI Minister for the fifth time.

2015-07-20T10:03:27+00:00

8 July 2011 meeting

The group discussed its recent communication with the DEL Minister, the Oxford Economics work on R&D and Skills, the EAG Annual Report and the Forward Work Programme.

2015-07-20T10:48:06+00:00

16 May 2011 meeting

The group discussed the Oxford Economics Corporation Tax Forecasting Paper and the group's response to the UK Government Rebalancing Paper.

2015-07-20T10:47:40+00:00

8 April 2011 meeting

The group discussed Oxford Economics' work Corporation Tax Forecasting Paper, the group's recent discussion with the Economic Reform Group, the group's response to the UK Government Rebalancing Paper Paper, the R&D and Skills Paper and the EAG Annual Report.

2015-07-20T10:44:03+00:00

19 January 2011 meeting

The group discussed the NI Executive’s Draft Budget and DETI spending proposals and received an update on Oxford Economic's research.

2015-07-20T10:43:33+00:00

31 January 2011 meeting

The group discussed the EAG response to Draft Budget papers, the HM Treasury paper on rebalancing the economy and the Economic Strategy consultation. They met with the DETI Minister for the fourth time.

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22 November 2010 meeting

The group discussed utility regulation, Northern Ireland’s communication infrastructure and the progress being made on issues related to sub regional economic growth. They met with the the Northern Ireland Secretary of State and with a range of stakeholders to discuss the local economy.

2015-07-20T10:25:48+00:00

27 September 2010 meeting

The group discussed the draft NI Economic Priorities paper, supplementary data on the NI economy and the EAG work programme. They met with the DETI Minister for the second time.

2015-07-20T10:16:17+00:00

21 July 2010 meeting

The group discussed the update on the Executive Sub-Committee on the Economy, proposals for EAG key priorities for inclusion on the work programme and received an update on communications and media handling.

2015-07-20T10:13:58+00:00

28 May 2010 meeting

The Economic Advisory Group met with DETI Minister for first time on 28 May 2010. They discussed the terms of reference for the Economic Advisory Group, the Independent Review of Economic Policy Paper, economic priorities for Northern Ireland, key priorities for EAG discussion and the development of a Communication Strategy for the group.