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Part of Finance and Personnel – in the Northern Ireland Assembly at 3:30 pm on 26th January 2009.

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Photo of Mervyn Storey Mervyn Storey DUP 3:30 pm, 26th January 2009

I thank the Minister for expanding on how the issue is being dealt with locally. Given the fact that SMEs make up the largest sector of industry in Northern Ireland, will the Minister explain the arrangements that are in place to ensure that SMEs have the opportunity to bid for projects that are scheduled to go to the market before the end of the current financial year?