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UK house prices stabilise after 4 month fall - Halifax

Tue, 02/07/2023 - 08:05
British house prices were unchanged in January after falling in month-on-month terms in each of the previous four months after borrowing costs rose, mortgage lender Halifax said today.

Carlsberg expects lower beer consumption to hit growth

Tue, 02/07/2023 - 07:43
Danish brewer Carlsberg has today forecast organic operating profit growth in 2023 below last year's level as higher beer prices are expected to dent consumption.

Boeing to cut 2,000 white-collar jobs in finance and HR

Tue, 02/07/2023 - 07:40
Boeing expects to cut about 2,000 white-collar jobs this year in finance and human resources through a combination of attrition and layoffs, the US planemaker has confirmed.

How to address pay and conditions of staff in Irish nursing homes

Tue, 02/07/2023 - 07:36
Pay and conditions for staff at private nursing homes must be part of the discussion on how we provide care for the elderly

BNP Paribas misses Q4 market expectations

Tue, 02/07/2023 - 07:16
BNP Paribas, the euro zone's biggest lender, posted a lower-than-expected net profit in the fourth quarter, as a jump of its cost of risk and higher operating expenses offset a boom in its trading sales.

BP profits soar to record of $28 billion

Tue, 02/07/2023 - 07:08
BP has reported a record profit of $28 billion for 2022, lifted by the surge in energy prices since Russia's invasion of Ukraine, while boosting its dividend in a sign of confidence as it scaled back plans to reduce oil and gas output by 2030.

Increase in searches for part-time and casual work

Tue, 02/07/2023 - 00:01
There has been an increase in job searches for part-time and weekend work, as well as jobs requiring no experience, according to job site Indeed.

Planned changes to State-backed mortgage scheme

Tue, 02/07/2023 - 00:00
The Cabinet will be briefed by Minister for Housing Darragh O'Brien this morning on plans to increase thresholds for a State-backed mortgage scheme for people who cannot get loans to buy homes from banks.

Alphabet launches chatbot and additional AI for search

Mon, 02/06/2023 - 21:47
Google parent Alphabet has said it will launch a chatbot service and more artificial intelligence for its search engine as well as developers, a riposte to Microsoft in their rivalry to lead a new wave of technology.

MTU campuses to close following 'significant' IT breach

Mon, 02/06/2023 - 20:05
The Cork campuses of Munster Technological University (MTU) are to close for two days due to what is described as a "significant IT breach and telephone outage".

Financial services firm to create 300 jobs in Derry

Mon, 02/06/2023 - 11:58
A financial services company is to create 300 jobs in Derry by 2027 as part of a £20 million investment.

Dell to cut 6,650 jobs globally amid PC slump

Mon, 02/06/2023 - 11:21
Dell Technologies is to cut 6,650 jobs, or about 5% of its global workforce, amid falling demand for its personal computers.

How will Irish energy costs and supply change in the next year?

Mon, 02/06/2023 - 08:31
The Ukraine war and the ongoing energy crisis has been felt in our pockets because of how the global energy market operates

Difficulties remain despite talks progress - Šefcovic

Mon, 02/06/2023 - 07:33
The European Union has made progress in its talks with the UK on the Northern Ireland Protocol but difficulties remain, European Commission Vice-President Maros Šefcovic has said.

Coveney to meet with tech bosses in US

Mon, 02/06/2023 - 06:00
Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Employment Simon Coveney has travelled to the US west coast for a series of high-level meetings with a range of companies, including big tech firms with bases in Ireland.

New legislation to reduce cost of injury claims

Mon, 02/06/2023 - 01:59
A Government initiative to increase the number of personal injury claims settled through mediation will begin to come into force next week.