Challenging times ahead for the EAG

The Economic Advisory Group met Enterprise, Trade and Investment Minister, Arlene Foster on 24 April to update her on its activities over the last six months and its future work plans. "Since we last met the Minister on the 29th of September 2011", said EAG Chair Kate Barker, "the Group has been actively engaged in [...]

2017-05-23T22:39:55+01:00April 25th, 2012|

EAG responds to the NI Executives strategies for growth and prosperity

The EAG has responded to the NI Executives draft Programme for Government (2011-2015), draft Economic Strategy and draft Investment Strategy for NI. Speaking on behalf of the Group, the Chair of EAG, Kate Barker, said: "EAG welcomes the opportunity to provide a consolidated response to the three documents and is pleased to see the top [...]

2017-05-23T22:39:55+01:00February 22nd, 2012|

Economic Advisory Group meets economic stakeholders

The Economic Advisory Group yesterday met representatives of businesses, local enterprise agencies, tourism, the voluntary sector, trades unions, further education and local government. This was to hear their views on the Group's work to date and what more it can do to provide effective advice to the Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Investment, and to [...]

2016-06-07T21:52:55+01:00November 11th, 2011|