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Northern Ireland as an enterprise zone

16 February 2011

The Northern Ireland Affairs Committee holds its second evidence session exploring developing Northern Ireland as an enterprise zone.

Lord Heseltine, who, as the then environment secretary, oversaw the introduction of enterprise zones in the early 1980s, and Professor Greg Lloyd of the University of Ulster give evidence.

Wednesday 16 February 2011
Committee Room 15, House of Commons

Witnesses

3.00pm          

  • Rt Hon Lord Heseltine CH

4.00pm

  • Professor Greg Lloyd, University of Ulster

Background

Following on from its inquiry into corporation tax, the Northern Ireland Affairs Committee is investigating developing Northern Ireland as an enterprise zone and scrutinising the Government’s proposals on rebalancing the Northern Ireland economy, due to be published soon.

Further information

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