Tue 12th May 2015
NI Chamber welcomes new ministerial appointments
Ann McGregor, Chief Executive of NI Chamber said:
“NI Chamber congratulates the new Ministers who are taking up the lead in DFP, DETI and Health Departments.
“DFP Minister Foster is well briefed on the business sectors priorities for the NI budget in particular the need to focus on corporation tax as well as investment in skills and infrastructure.
“Minister Foster was very strong in DETI and we encourage Minister Bell to continue to ensure that we have a pro- business, pro enterprise agenda. A focus on growing export is essential.
“Minister Hamilton with his DFP experience should bring a new focus to Health and his understanding of balancing challenging budgets should lead to improved efficiencies in Health.”