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Manufacturing sector maintains rapid growth in July

Mon, 08/02/2021 - 10:13
The manufacturing sector continued to grow at a rapid pace in July, albeit at a slower rate than the previous two months.

New insurance scheme for adventure tourism businesses

Fri, 07/30/2021 - 19:01
Ireland's Association for Adventure Tourism (IAAT) and insurance broker  Arachas have announced a new  insurance scheme as its members look to reopen over the summer.

AIB and BOI below average in bank stress tests

Fri, 07/30/2021 - 18:18
Both AIB and Bank of Ireland have sufficient capital reserves to withstand a severe recession but performed slightly below average in the latest stress tests for European Union banks by the European Banking Authority.

Amazon hit with record EU data privacy fine

Fri, 07/30/2021 - 16:12
Amazon has been hit with a record €746 million European Union fine for processing personal data in violation of the bloc's GDPR rules, as privacy regulators take a more aggressive position on enforcement.

Reignite 2.1 - Where next?

Fri, 07/30/2021 - 15:17
As Reignite resumes for a second series, Áine Kerr reflects on the mountains crossed, and considers those that lie ahead.

Half year revenue up 3% at Virgin Media Ireland

Fri, 07/30/2021 - 13:48
Virgin Media Ireland says it grew revenue by 3% in the first half of the financial year to €224 million.

Households continue to save but growth rate has slowed

Fri, 07/30/2021 - 13:09
Irish households continued to save large amounts of money in June, but the rate of growth in deposits has continued to slow.

Eurozone economy rebounds as restrictions recede

Fri, 07/30/2021 - 12:44
The eurozone economy rebounded by a strong 2% in the second quarter, according to official data, as reopened businesses lifted activity out of the pandemic doldrums.

Deliveroo draws up plans to quit Spain

Fri, 07/30/2021 - 12:38
Deliveroo plans to quit operating in Spain just four months after the government there announced that workers in the gig economy must be considered employees.

Ikea's Ballymun store was best performing on reopening

Fri, 07/30/2021 - 11:13
Furnishing giant Ikea's store at Ballymun in Dublin was the busiest of any Ikea store worldwide when it reopened its doors to customers after Covid-19 lockdown restrictions on May 17th last.

Increase in gas demand across all sectors

Fri, 07/30/2021 - 10:20
Demand for gas was up across all sectors of the economy in the first six months of this year, according to a mid-year statement from Gas Networks Ireland.

Dole plc raises $400m in initial share offering

Fri, 07/30/2021 - 10:07
Dole plc, the newly created company formed for the combination of Total Produce and Dole Food Company, raised $400 million through an initial public offering last night.

NatWest rebounds into profit on economic recovery

Fri, 07/30/2021 - 09:44
British bank NatWest said it had rebounded into net profit in the first half as the UK economy extended its recovery from the Covid-19 pandemic.

Air France-KLM sees 'first signs of recovery'

Fri, 07/30/2021 - 09:26
Air France-KLM said it had narrowed its loss in the second quarter and saw the "first signs of recovery" in the aviation sector as countries ease coronavirus restrictions and vaccination campaigns continue apace.

Kerry Group profits up 13% as trading recovers

Fri, 07/30/2021 - 08:49
Kerry Group has reported a 13% increase in trading profit to 357 million for the first six months of the year.

IAG reports €2bn H1 loss as it sees capacity rising

Fri, 07/30/2021 - 08:30
British Airways owner International Consolidated Airlines Group (IAG) has said its passenger capacity in the past three months was at 21.9% of the levels it saw over the same period in 2019, amid the impact of travel restrictions and quarantine requirements.

Ulster Bank announces changes to its product offering

Fri, 07/30/2021 - 08:22
The announcement came as the bank reported a significant narrowing of its first half operating loss to €7 million from €276 million in the same period last year.

Aer Lingus reports €192m half year loss

Fri, 07/30/2021 - 08:13
Aer Lingus has reported an operating loss of €192 million euro for the first half of 2021.

Lindt wins German gold bunny trademark case

Thu, 07/29/2021 - 20:34
The golden shade of the wrapping used by Swiss chocolate maker Lindt & Sprüngli for its bunnies has trademark protection, a top German court has ruled.

Increase in profits at Huberman's entertainment firm

Thu, 07/29/2021 - 18:20
Accumulated profits at Amy Huberman's entertainment firm last year climbed to over €750,000.