• Bringing together history, comfort and style, this self catering accommodation is a unique Tourism Northern Ireland 5 Star awarded Irish thatched cottage, also the island of Ireland's only 5 Star awarded. (discovernorthernireland.com)
  • This is compared to just three years ago, when 141 of Northern Ireland's river water bodies classified as good or high. (afloat.ie)
  • Detail Data is reporting on the latest suicide figures almost 10 years after Northern Ireland's Protect Life suicide prevention strategy and action plan was launched in October 2006 in response to the increasing rate of suicide. (nicva.org)
  • DUBLIN - Northern Ireland's economy is growing faster than Britain's, according to new regional analysis. (politico.eu)
  • The Office of National Statistics found that Northern Ireland's gross domestic product grew 1.4 percent in the July-September quarter of 2021, compared with gains of 0.9 percent and 0.6 percent in Scotland and England, respectively. (politico.eu)
  • Another recent U.K. economic analysis explicitly credited Northern Ireland's continued access to barrier-free trade with the 27-nation EU as a key driver. (politico.eu)
  • That picture is reinforced by monthly reports from Ireland's Central Statistics Office, which has documented a string of record-high trade figures between Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland since the January 2021 launch of post-Brexit trade rules. (politico.eu)
  • After Jeffrey Donaldson's bombshell exit, what next for Northern Ireland's DUP? (politico.eu)
  • The DUP has been in negotiations with the Government to secure legislative assurances over Northern Ireland's economic position in the UK. (itv.com)
  • Those marking Northern Ireland's centenary this summer may find themselves pausing to wonder how many anniversaries it has left. (aljazeera.com)
  • Northern Ireland's First Minister and DUP leader Arlene Foster has led calls for the protocol to be scrapped or revised as a row between the EU and the UK over its full implementation continues to escalate. (aljazeera.com)
  • Searching for information on the Governor of Northern Ireland's flag I noticed that on the Government flag (white field, red St George cross, red hand and crown above) that a few illustrations show a 'Tudor' style crown as opposed to the Edwardian version. (signa-fahnen.de)
  • February's Windsor Agreement, which eases Northern Ireland's access to the rest of the United Kingdom while leaving it within the EU's single market for goods, is likely to create opportunities for manufacturers in particular, delegates said. (yahoo.com)
  • Not only did the former Executive fail to agree a budget, but the Ministers, who remained in their posts during the six months from May to October 2022, left Northern Ireland's public finances with a black hole of some £660 million. (parliament.uk)
  • If the necessary diligence over Northern Ireland's public finances had been applied by NI Ministers during the last six months, these measures would not be needed now. (parliament.uk)
  • Action needs to be taken now to protect the current and future health of Northern Ireland's public services. (parliament.uk)
  • Almost 10 years on from the commitments made in the Stormont House and Fresh Start agreements to put Northern Ireland's public finances on a sustainable footing, long-promised public service transformation and fiscal sustainability have not been delivered. (parliament.uk)
  • Denmark's performance of the last 5 matches is better than Northern Ireland's. (sportytrader.com)
  • It was a disappointing end to Northern Ireland's latest Nations League campaign following the 2-1 win over Kosovo in Belfast on Saturday. (irishfa.com)
  • The findings of Northern Ireland's largest public health study have shown that a quarter of participants live alone and over half of those aged over 75 live alone, which could have serious health implications for this population. (qub.ac.uk)
  • These data summarize vaccine introduction status in United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland's in the national immunization programme. (who.int)
  • The government of Northern Ireland cooperates with the government of Ireland in several areas under the terms of the Belfast Agreement. (wikipedia.org)
  • None of Northern Ireland 's rivers, lakes or coastal waters has achieved a "good overall" status for water quality in a new report, as the Belfast Telegraph reports . (afloat.ie)
  • This was a civil flag for Northern Ireland, but the status of this was abolished when the Belfast Stormont assembly was closed down in 1973. (signa-fahnen.de)
  • BELFAST (Reuters) - A U.S. business delegation dispatched to Northern Ireland by President Joe Biden talked up opportunities created by the region's bespoke post-Brexit trade arrangements on Thursday, but members acknowledged a political stand-off had sown some doubts. (yahoo.com)
  • Queen's University Belfast is registered with the Charity Commission for Northern Ireland NIC101788. (qub.ac.uk)
  • At the 2021 census, its population was 1,903,100, making up around 3% of the UK's population and 27% of the population on the island of Ireland. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Northern Ireland Assembly, established by the Northern Ireland Act 1998, holds responsibility for a range of devolved policy matters, while other areas are reserved for the UK Government. (wikipedia.org)
  • We're looking at it within years, not decades," said John O'Dowd, a politician in the Northern Irish Assembly for Sinn Féin, which supports reunification. (aljazeera.com)
  • However, in the absence of a Northern Ireland Executive and Northern Ireland Assembly, there has been no Executive budget set for the financial year 2022-23. (parliament.uk)
  • Most eye-catchingly, the Government promises to legislate (presumably in the upcoming Withdrawal Agreement Bill ) for "a mandatory process of consultation with the Northern Ireland Assembly" on whether the UK should enter the backstop or extend the transition period to December 2022 if no future relationship has been negotiated by the end of 2020. (instituteforgovernment.org.uk)
  • The Government acknowledges this and says it will legislate to require the agreement of the Northern Ireland Assembly to any new EU legislation being included in the backstop. (instituteforgovernment.org.uk)
  • While the Government's paper stresses the importance of taking on the views of the Northern Ireland Assembly and Executive, it fails to mention that neither body exists at the moment - today marks two years since the Executive collapsed. (instituteforgovernment.org.uk)
  • The proposals also could anger the other devolved legislatures in the UK, given the special role that the Northern Irish Assembly will have in expressing an opinion on whether the UK should seek to extend the transition or move to the backstop arrangement, and in potentially forming part of the UK representation to the governance structures. (instituteforgovernment.org.uk)
  • Ulster-Scots: Norlin Airlann) is a part of the United Kingdom in the north-east of the island of Ireland that is variously described as a country, province or region. (wikipedia.org)
  • Today, the former generally see themselves as British and the latter generally see themselves as Irish, while a Northern Irish or Ulster identity is claimed by a significant minority from all backgrounds. (wikipedia.org)
  • When Henry VIII launched the 16th century Tudor re-conquest of Ireland, Ulster once again resisted most effectively. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the Nine Years' War (1594-1603), an alliance of Gaelic chieftains led by the two most powerful Ulster lords, Hugh Roe O'Donnell and the Earl of Tyrone fought against the English government in Ireland. (wikipedia.org)
  • It focuses on excellence and local produced Ulster cuisine and offers an insightful view for any curious foodies in search of real Northern Irish Cuisine. (finedininglovers.com)
  • I am therefore setting a Northern Ireland budget for 2022-23 today. (parliament.uk)
  • Through the Energy Prices Act 2022, the UK Government are taking positive measures to ensure Northern Ireland citizens receive the support they need in the absence of an Executive. (parliament.uk)
  • The RNLI is on the lookout for budding lifeguards to launch their lifesaving careers on some of the most popular beaches in Scotland , Northern Ireland and elsewhere in the UK. (afloat.ie)
  • While most people in England and Wales voted to leave the European Union in the June 2016 referendum, 62 percent in Scotland and 56 percent in Northern Ireland voted to remain in the bloc. (aljazeera.com)
  • As far as I can see they should be quartered Ireland, England, Scotland, Ireland with the hart crest. (signa-fahnen.de)
  • Along with the ruling Democratic Unionist Party (DUP), the UUP has vigorously opposed the Protocol and the so-called "sea border", which it believes has unwillingly pushed northern unionists towards an economically unified island, as well as delivering a boon to the nationalist cause. (aljazeera.com)
  • This is why the Northern Ireland flag used by the Unionists [the red hand flag] is no longer official as that government was abolished and its arms went with it. (signa-fahnen.de)
  • For the next fifty years, Northern Ireland had an unbroken series of Unionist Party governments. (wikipedia.org)
  • While the region's unionist leaders oppose the protocol because it requires EU customs and sanitary controls on British goods arriving in Northern Ireland, this arrangement also allows Northern Irish firms to avoid this red tape when trading with their Irish neighbors and the wider 27-nation EU. (politico.eu)
  • Northern Ireland is the world's top destination for Financial Services technology investment and the number one international investment location for US cyber security firms (fDi Markets FT, 2023). (investni.com)
  • Northern Ireland is the world's top region for fintech inward investment (fDi Markets FT, 2023). (investni.com)
  • Unity" was the political label for a series of electoral pacts by Irish nationalist, Irish Republican and socialist candidates in Northern Ireland elections in the late 1960s and early 1970s. (wikipedia.org)
  • Unsurprisingly, the Westminster and Local Government elections in Northern Ireland produced another sectarian headcount and a recipe for ongoing political stalemate. (socialistworld.net)
  • In the meantime, I recognise that the people of Northern Ireland must be protected in future by bringing the public finances under control today. (parliament.uk)
  • Northern Ireland was created in 1921, when Ireland was partitioned by the Government of Ireland Act 1920, creating a devolved government for the six northeastern counties. (wikipedia.org)
  • Polls suggest that increasing numbers of people in Northern Ireland, which was created in May 1921 after the partition of Ireland, agree. (aljazeera.com)
  • This Politics of Northern Ireland related article is a stub . (wikipedia.org)
  • Jamal Lewis has assisted the most goals for Northern Ireland with 2. (sportytrader.com)
  • Cultural links between Northern Ireland, the rest of Ireland, and the rest of the UK are complex, with Northern Ireland sharing both the culture of Ireland and the culture of the United Kingdom. (wikipedia.org)
  • The 1959 United Kingdom general election in Northern Ireland was held on 8 October with 12 MPs elected in single-seat constituencies using first-past-the-post as part of the wider general election in the United Kingdom . (wikipedia.org)
  • A recent survey found that a majority favoured holding a referendum on unity within the next five years, with 47 percent currently in favour of remaining in the United Kingdom and 42 percent supporting a united Ireland. (aljazeera.com)
  • Vaccine introduction status in United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland over time. (who.int)
  • Acute hepatitis of unknown aetiology - the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland. (cdc.gov)
  • Northern Ireland Ministers have long failed to demonstrate prudent fiscal management. (parliament.uk)
  • Devolved government has not been functioning in Northern Ireland for nearly two years because of the DUP's ongoing boycott of the institutions in protest at post-Brexit trade agreements. (itv.com)
  • People believe as a result of Brexit that Northern contentment with the world after the Good Friday Agreement is no longer settled and in addition the UK itself is unstable. (aljazeera.com)
  • No UK region has been so deeply affected by Brexit as Northern Ireland, whose open border to the neighbouring Republic of Ireland proved the most vexing issue throughout Brexit trade negotiations. (aljazeera.com)
  • The Government has published proposals on how it will ensure Northern Ireland can influence decisions around the backstop during Brexit. (instituteforgovernment.org.uk)
  • Sinn Féin leader Mary Lou McDonald has urged governments in Dublin and London to begin serious preparations for the possibility that Northern Ireland leaves the UK in the near future. (aljazeera.com)
  • Speaking in Dublin, Irish Foreign Minister Micheal Martin said Northern Ireland cannot fully grasp the opportunities without local government. (yahoo.com)
  • The election took place towards the end of the IRA border campaign , which had seen the IRA launch a series of attacks and bombings against Northern Irish police and infrastructure. (wikipedia.org)
  • The launch of the campaign had in part been encouraged by the results of the last UK general election in Northern Ireland, which had seen Sinn Féin gain 2 seats, and receive nearly a quarter of the vote. (wikipedia.org)
  • Northern Ireland boasts highly skilled, loyal and motivated people who always go the extra mile. (investni.com)
  • I also want to ensure that public services are able to meet the needs of the people of Northern Ireland. (itv.com)
  • There's always been a push from people who want to see the British identity on the island of Ireland removed. (aljazeera.com)
  • It remains my belief that for Northern Ireland to be a great place for people to live and work, there must be a locally elected, stable and accountable devolved Government that continually prioritise the things that matter in everyday life for the majority of local people. (parliament.uk)
  • Haemolytic uraemic syndrome in children England, Wales, Northern Ireland, and Ireland: A prospective cohort study. (bvsalud.org)
  • This study aimed to provide robust estimates of paediatric HUS incidence in England , Wales , Northern Ireland , and the Republic of Ireland by using data linkage and case reconciliation with existing surveillance systems, and to describe the characteristics of the condition. (bvsalud.org)
  • The analysis - based chiefly on the quarterly VAT returns on sales of goods and services at 1.9 million firms - offered no judgment on why the economy of Northern Ireland, normally a laggard, is outpacing other parts of the U.K. this year. (politico.eu)
  • Some of the manufacturing-focussed firms that travelled to Northern Ireland were 'intrigued by the unique market access,' Stephen Kelly of trade body Manufacturing NI told Reuters after hosting a session with delegates. (yahoo.com)
  • On Monday I introduced the Northern Ireland (Executive Formation etc) Bill, which allows six weeks, and potentially a further six weeks, for a Northern Ireland Executive to form. (parliament.uk)
  • Our Outdoor Northern Ireland nylon flags are built using solid nylon and can be used with any outdoor flag pole. (carrot-top.com)
  • The Union Jack is the only official flag of Northern Ireland. (signa-fahnen.de)
  • Thereafter, the Union Flag was made official for all purposes in Northern Ireland. (signa-fahnen.de)
  • The closing of the Stormont Parliament (and the consequent removal of official status from the flag of Northern Ireland) predates the 1995 amendment to the 1993 Regulations (which specifically refers to 'National Flags') by over 20 years, and so the amendment simply did not (and does not) apply. (signa-fahnen.de)
  • Although some versions of the flag of the Government of Northern Ireland have no doubt been made with St Edward's crown, I suggest that any 'correct' version should have the Tudor crown. (signa-fahnen.de)
  • The message from business to Northern Ireland leaders is clear: Deliver stability and we will deliver investment,' said Martin. (yahoo.com)
  • The paper says the Government will sign a Memorandum of Understanding with the Northern Ireland Executive over its role in the governance of the backstop, should it come into force. (instituteforgovernment.org.uk)
  • As for supporters they could either both be the red lion and elk (as in the old Government of Northern Ireland arms) bearing the two banners, or they could be a combination of an elk and a English lion, although perhaps it should be a hart and a Scottish unicorn as the majority of Northern Irish are of Scots descent rather than English. (signa-fahnen.de)
  • Northern Ireland shares an open border to the south and west with the Republic of Ireland. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Republic of Ireland also has a consultative role on non-devolved governmental matters through the British-Irish Governmental Conference (BIIG). (wikipedia.org)
  • The economy of Northern Ireland was the most industrialised in Ireland at the time of partition, but soon began to decline, a decline exacerbated by the political and social turmoil of the Troubles. (wikipedia.org)
  • The British and Irish governments had pinned their hopes of a political breakthrough on the Northern Bank robbery and McCartney killing leading to political reversals for Sinn Fein and hoping that a more contrite republican leadership would then deliver on IRA disbandment. (socialistworld.net)
  • The demographic and political changes that are happening in the north and across the island of Ireland won't wait decades. (aljazeera.com)
  • KELLY: How did art not turn political in Northern Ireland? (tpr.org)
  • In line with the intent of that Bill, I firmly believe that the best way forward for Northern Ireland is for the political parties to come together and form an Executive. (parliament.uk)
  • Taylor draws on the example of Northern Ireland, a place that has all-too-deep experience trying to bridge and heal partisan divides and which is now using the arts to help rebuild civic life. (tpr.org)
  • In the last 5 meetings Northern Ireland won 1, Denmark won 2, 2 draws. (sportytrader.com)
  • Mr Maskey said that last week the Northern Executive and officials such as the chief medical officer and chief scientific adviser all did "Trojan work" to get agreement on how to tackle the spread of Covid-19. (irishtimes.com)
  • He said: 'I want to agree the basis upon which the Northern Ireland Executive can return on a stable financial footing. (itv.com)
  • In 1169, Ireland was invaded by a coalition of forces under the command of the English crown that quickly overran and occupied most of the island, beginning 800 years of foreign central authority. (wikipedia.org)
  • For more information about Northern Irish cuisine and a full list of events taking place in the area click here . (finedininglovers.com)
  • A quarter of all Covid-19 cases in Northern Ireland have occurred in the past week, the latest figures from the North's Department of Health disclose. (irishtimes.com)
  • Other Northern Irish locations used throughout the series include Audleys Tower, Strangford, Castle Ward fields in Co Down and the Antrim Plateau. (irishcentral.com)
  • If like Israel Armstrong, the protagonist of the Mobile Library series written by Ian Sansom , you would like to sample some of the locally produced food on offer in Northern Ireland there are a number of options available. (finedininglovers.com)
  • The region that is now Northern Ireland was long inhabited by native Gaels who were Irish-speaking and predominantly Catholic. (wikipedia.org)
  • Northern Ireland, the UK region uniquely located on the island of Ireland, is the ideal location for foreign direct investment (FDI). (investni.com)
  • Analysis finds unusual gains for Northern Ireland, the only UK region still able to trade goods barrier-free with the EU. (politico.eu)
  • However, I do expect the Northern Ireland Departments, as some of the largest users of energy in the region, to be pragmatic in their approach to their energy bills by ensuring they are getting the best, most cost-effective deals possible. (parliament.uk)
  • The ultimate compromise was the Northern Ireland Protocol, which in January introduced regulatory and customs checks on imports from the rest of the UK, keeping the North within the EU's single market and the Irish border free of barriers or checkpoints. (aljazeera.com)
  • The Yes You Can - £20K Pitching Competition is part of a three-year Female Enterprise Programme, set up through a collaboration between the eleven local councils of Northern Ireland, Invest NI and Women in Business. (grantfinder.co.uk)
  • I suspect this [issue of royal arms of Northern Ireland] is one of those issues that has just been fudged because no one wants to face the almost inevitable furore that would follow an official pronouncement of the arms of Northern Ireland, or rather of the Royal Arms for use in Northern Ireland. (signa-fahnen.de)
  • We currently hold the Award for 'Best Self Catering Accommodation in Northern Ireland' (Small) and made the Irish Independent's TOP 50 Best Places to stay on the Island of Irelan. (discovernorthernireland.com)
  • Our trade team can connect you with Northern Ireland exporters taking part in sector trade shows around the world. (investni.com)
  • Those rules include a U.K.-EU trade protocol that keeps Northern Ireland within the EU single market for goods. (politico.eu)
  • These visits allow you to meet leaders in their context, and to understand some of the spheres that shape Northern Irish culture. (eauk.org)
  • KELLY: How confident are you that the Northern Ireland example applies to our problems here in the U.S. (tpr.org)
  • Under the terms of the Withdrawal Agreement, any updates to existing EU law that applies to Northern Ireland under the backstop will have to be accepted automatically. (instituteforgovernment.org.uk)
  • The Good Friday Agreement of 1998, which concluded the Troubles, a decades-long civil conflict that claimed thousands of lives, states that the UK government may call a vote if it believes there is a likelihood that most would choose to leave the union and join a united Ireland. (aljazeera.com)
  • In deciding on these allocations, I have engaged intensively with the Northern Ireland civil service to understand the needs of Departments, the various views on budget priorities and the savings needed to balance the budget. (parliament.uk)
  • But on 55 minutes Greece carved Northern Ireland open to make it 2-1. (irishfa.com)
  • Our Northern Ireland Flags are crafted from high-grade woven nylon for long life and vivid color retention. (carrot-top.com)
  • Meanwhile, the majority in Southern Ireland (which became the Irish Free State in 1922), and a significant minority in Northern Ireland, were Irish nationalists (generally Catholics) who wanted a united independent Ireland. (wikipedia.org)
  • This suggests the UK will follow all the Single Market rules in the backstop to ensure that there is no difference between rules in Northern Ireland and the rest of the country. (instituteforgovernment.org.uk)
  • The Government also commits to legislating to ensure that Northern Irish businesses maintain their "unfettered access" to the rest of the UK market. (instituteforgovernment.org.uk)
  • But a commitment by the New York State pension fund to invest up to $50 million in Northern Ireland businesses was the only major announcement during the trip. (yahoo.com)