Press Releases

Synopsis: Here you will find links to the Press Releases and Media Operational Notices issued by the Committee.


Renewable Heat Incentive Scheme mistakes must never be repeated, says Committee

The Assembly’s Committee for the Economy calls for the clear failures highlighted by the Audit Office report into the Non-Domestic Renewable Heat Incentive Scheme to be urgently addressed. The highly critical Audit Office report indicated that there could be considerable cost to the taxpayer following serious systematic failings in the Scheme.

Reference: CfE 01/16



Economy Committee Commends 'NI Year of Food and Drink' Success

The Committee for the Economy held an event at Parliament Buildings today to mark the success of the 'Northern Ireland Year of Food and Drink' initiative. In the month dedicated to 'Legacy and Learning', the Committee welcomed many award-winning local producers who showcased their skills and demonstrated how the campaign will help create a sustainable legacy for the local tourism and hospitality sectors.

Reference: CfE 02/16/17



Economy Committee Examines Parental Bereavement (Leave and Pay) Bill

Reference: CfE 01/20/21



Economy Committee Examines Bill on Price Tariff for Electricity Microgeneration

Reference: CfE 01/21/22



Economy Committee adds Important Amendments to Parental Bereavement (Leave And Pay) Bill

Reference: CfE 02/20/21


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