In the latest of a monthly series of articles considering key issues coming before the industry, we look at the challenges and opportunities facing the industry in 2021.
With the recession came a massive shift in employment numbers within the industry, as well as a massive drop-off in the number of construction related courses at further and higher education…
It is vital that this negative spiral is now reversed.
Northern Ireland’s economic recovery can only be secured with a buoyant construction sector at its core and issues ranging from apprenticeships to the careers advice and guidance given in schools and colleges must be high on government’s list of priorities.
With the UK-EU transition period ending on 31 December at 11pm, it is important to be fully aware of the immigration policy changes that will then come into effect from 1 January.
The Chancellor has today announced a new Plan for Jobs – much of which amends the Winter Economy Plan he published on 24 September