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Exports to Great Britain fall by 5% in September - CSO

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 13:21
Irish exports to Great Britain fell by 5% to €1.3 billion in September when compared with the same month last year, as companies here continue to make efforts to reduce their dependency on the British market ahead of Brexit.

Apple supplier AMS cuts its revenue forecast

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 13:21
Austria's AMS, which makes facial recognition technology, today became the latest Apple supplier to cut its revenue forecast, adding to growing evidence that the latest iPhones are not selling well.

Beyoncé buys out clothing venture from Philip Green

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 13:04
US singer Beyoncé has bought the Ivy Park fitness clothing brand launched two years ago with British retail tycoon Philip Green, who has faced allegations of sexual harassment.

Brexit accord leaves British finance out in the cold

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 12:32
Britain's financial services greeted the news of a draft Brexit agreement with weariness and worry today, citing multiple hurdles the government must overcome before they can Brexit-proof their industry.

Brexit withdrawal agreement updates

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 12:00
Coverage of developments as British Prime Minister Theresa May attempts to finalise the UK's withdrawal from the EU

Today in the press

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 11:59
Yorkshire Building Society has pleaded with the Government to take action or risk 10,000 Irish savers being left out of pocket.

Wary business welcome for draft Brexit deal

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 11:53
Some of Europe and the UK's businesses and industry leaders give their reaction to the draft Brexit deal

No-deal contingency plans will continue - Coveney

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 11:32
Tánaiste and Minister for Foreign Affairs Simon Coveney has said Irish contingency plans for a no-deal Brexit will continue.

Exporters give cautious welcome to Brexit developments

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 10:07
The Irish Exporters' Association has welcomed the latest Brexit developments, but stressed that the withdrawal text is still just a draft agreement.

Uber posts $1 billion quarterly loss on slower bookings

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 08:59
Uber Technologies said that growth in bookings for its lift-hailing and delivery services rose 6% in the latest quarter.

Tullow Oil expects full-year cash of $700m

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 08:44
Tullow Oil today forecast that its net debt would drop to $2.8 billion by the end of the year.

May braced for Commons backlash over Brexit plan

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 08:42
British PM Theresa May is braced for a backlash from Tory Brexiteers as she presents her deal on Britain's EU withdrawal to the House of Commons with a junior minister resigning and saying the deal failed to leave Britain as a sovereign nation.

Q&A: What happens next in the Brexit process?

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 08:34
British Prime Minister Theresa May has warned there are "difficult days ahead" as her cabinet approved a draft withdrawal agreement on Britain's exit from the European Union.

KBC Bank Ireland reports Q3 net profits of €33.6m

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 08:31
KBC Bank Ireland has reported a net profit - after tax and impairment - of €33.6m for the third quarter of 2018, a marked improvement on the net profit of €2.6m reported the same time last year.

European passenger car sales slump 7.4% in October

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 08:28
New car registrations in Europe slumped 7.4% in October on falling demand in Germany, France, Italy and Spain, new figures show today.

Cignal to invest €25m in new telecoms towers

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 08:21
A company that provides telecoms infrastructure is to build 300 new towers across the country.

Royal Mail's half-year profit falls 25% on costs hit

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 07:55
Royal Mail said its first-half profit dropped about 25% as the post and parcels company failed to cut enough costs in the UK and margins came under pressure at its fast-growing European business.

Aston Martin's profits rise as sales double

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 07:40
Aston Martin's third-quarter profit before tax rose to £3.1m as the newly listed carmaker continues a growth plan which saw its volumes double.

Euro and sterling firm after draft Brexit deal

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 07:38
The dollar weakened today against the pound and euro, which rose after Britain's prime minister won cabinet approval for her draft Brexit plan.

Barnier briefs EU 27 on Brexit backstop agreement

Wed, 11/14/2018 - 16:30
EU chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier is briefing ambassadors from the 27 member states on the agreement reached on the Irish backstop by EU and UK negotiators.