Committee for the Economy Meeting, Wednesday 12 June 2024

https://youtu.be/VFo2nT2GoXE The Committee met on Wednesday 12 June 2024. The Committee heard from Hospitality Ulster on the impact of the cost of living crisis. The Committee considered the UU Economic Policy Centre report on tourism. The Committee considered the feedback from the Departmental consultation on petroleum licensing and fracking. View Agenda

Committee for the Economy Meeting, Wednesday 5 June 2024

https://youtu.be/MFs5ilImZko The Committee for the Economy met on Wednesday 5 June 2024. The Committee considered oral evidence from the Department on its budget for 2024-25. The Committee will considered Departmental evidence on a proposed consultation on amendments to primary and subordinate insolvency legislation and to primary director disqualification legislation. View Agenda

Concurrent Committee of the Committee for the Economy and Committee for Education

https://youtu.be/91RGqg-qa30 The Committee for the Economy and the Committee for Education meet in joint concurrent session on Wednesday 29 May 2024. The joint concurrent meeting considered evidence from Dr Deirdre Hughes OBE on the independent review of careers guidance. Evidence was also taken from a panel of Education and Economy officials on careers provision. View… Continue Reading Concurrent Committee of the Committee for the Economy and Committee for Education

Committee for the Economy Meeting, Wednesday 22 May 2024

https://youtu.be/K9EzI2GG_0Y The Committee for the Economy met on Wednesday 22 May 2024. Representatives from the Northern Ireland Childminding Association briefed the Committee on issues affecting the childcare sector. The Department provided an oral evidence on its budget for 2024-25. The Committee also held a closed training session with Assembly Research on economic policy issues. View… Continue Reading Committee for the Economy Meeting, Wednesday 22 May 2024

Committee for the Economy Meeting, Wednesday 15 May 2024

https://youtu.be/u0JoySjZa0Y The Committee met on Wednesday 15 May 2024. Representatives from Carers NI briefed the Committee on the need for legislation guaranteeing carer’s leave. The Committee received oral evidence from the Association of British Insurers on rising motor insurance costs. The Committee also received oral evidence from the Department on the Tourism Strategy and 10… Continue Reading Committee for the Economy Meeting, Wednesday 15 May 2024

Committee for the Economy Meeting, Wednesday 8 May 2024

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GdJrnpyB38s The Committee for the Economy met on Wednesday 8 May 2024. The Committee received oral evidence from the System Operator for Northern Ireland on net zero and electricity grid issues. The Committee also received oral evidence from the Northern Ireland Authority for Utility Regulation on its current role and the challenges of the Department’s… Continue Reading Committee for the Economy Meeting, Wednesday 8 May 2024

Committee for the Economy Meeting, Wednesday 1 May 2024

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zCI14I2qxZs The Committee for the Economy met on Wednesday 1 May 2024. The Committee received oral and written evidence from the Construction Employers Federation on the need for a Skills Forum. The Committee also received oral evidence the NI Business Crime Report from Retail NI. The Department for the Economy provided oral evidence on the… Continue Reading Committee for the Economy Meeting, Wednesday 1 May 2024

Committee for the Economy, Wednesday 24 April 2024

https://youtu.be/jql9E_qa7ZM The Committee for the Economy met on Wednesday 24 April 2024. The Committee received an update from the Department on City and Growth Deals. The Committee also received an oral and written briefing from the Northern Ireland Council for Voluntary Action (NICVA) on the economic impact of the loss of EU funding. The Assembly’s… Continue Reading Committee for the Economy, Wednesday 24 April 2024

Committee for the Economy, Wednesday 117 April 2024

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XpJifAH_Q6M&ab_channel=NorthernIrelandAssembly The Committee for the Economy met on Wednesday 17 April 2024. The Committee received an oral and written departmental briefing on the FE College Performance and the FE Review. Officials also provided information on major FE Capital projects. The Committee received an oral and written briefing from the FE Colleges management representative organisation. View… Continue Reading Committee for the Economy, Wednesday 117 April 2024