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Profits at Blackrock Clinic group reach €26.3m in 2022

Tue, 11/28/2023 - 10:22
Pre-tax profits at the group which operates the Blackrock Clinic in south Dublin last year almost doubled to €26.3m.

Dublin shop owner recalls looting as premises ransacked

Tue, 11/28/2023 - 09:29
A shop owner in Dublin said he phoned gardaí more than 20 times while he hid in the basement of his shop for more than two hours during looting on Thursday night.

Frustrated landlords complained about RTB to Minister

Tue, 11/28/2023 - 09:18
The frustration of landlords and letting agents following the introduction of a new annual registration system by the Residential Tenancies Board is set out in letters sent to the Minister for Housing, and obtained by RTÉ News under the Freedom of Information Act.

Rolls-Royce boss targets leap in profitability

Tue, 11/28/2023 - 08:38
Rolls-Royce aims to become a much more profitable business with a goal to increase its civil aerospace margin to 15-17% from 2.5% last year, in boss Tufan Erginbilgic's new masterplan for Britain's most prestigious engineering company.

Oil prices rise slightly due to weak dollar

Tue, 11/28/2023 - 08:13
Oil prices rose slightly today due to a weak dollar, and expectations that the OPEC+ producer group would deepen and extend output cuts due to fears demand would remain subdued.

ECB rate hikes not necessarily over, Nagel says

Tue, 11/28/2023 - 08:06
The European Central Bank may need to raise interest rates again if the inflation outlook worsens, and the bank should not rush to ease policy too quickly after the steepest set of rates hikes on record, Bundesbank chief Joachim Nagel said today.

Apache Pizza to create 50 new jobs, opens 200th store

Tue, 11/28/2023 - 07:58
Apache Pizza has opened its 200th store in Ireland in Longford town.

EasyJet reports strong full-year results

Tue, 11/28/2023 - 07:44
EasyJet has reported 2023 earnings in line with analyst expectations after a year of robust travel demand and forward bookings, but the British carrier said geopolitical instability would weigh on the current quarter.

Greencore reports higher revenue and profits

Tue, 11/28/2023 - 07:38
Convenience food manufacturer Greencore has reported a 10% rise in revenue for the full year to the end of September.

Ben Dunne remembered as a brilliant father, grandfather

Tue, 11/28/2023 - 07:16
Large crowds gathered to pay their respects at the funeral for businessman Ben Dunne in west Dublin.

Dublin funeral for businessman Ben Dunne

Tue, 11/28/2023 - 07:16
The funeral of businessman Ben Dunne will take place this morning in west Dublin.

China's fashion company Shein files to go public in US

Tue, 11/28/2023 - 07:06
Fashion company Shein has confidentially filed to go public in the United States, according to two sources familiar with the matter, in what is likely to be one of the most valuable China-founded companies to list in New York.

First transatlantic airliner flight using 'green' fuel

Tue, 11/28/2023 - 06:53
The first transatlantic flight by an airliner using pure sustainable aviation fuel (Saf) departs from London's Heathrow this morning.

EPA: Ireland not on track to meet EU recycling targets

Tue, 11/28/2023 - 05:01
Ireland is not on track to meet mandatory EU recycling targets that apply from 2025 onwards as waste generation levels continue to rise, according to a new report by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

Govt worker protection measures may push costs up 36%

Tue, 11/28/2023 - 05:00
The cumulative effect of a raft of new Government measures aimed at improving working conditions here could be to increase employment costs for employers by a third over the next two years, new research has suggested.

Irish workers using AI to help ask for promotions

Tue, 11/28/2023 - 01:01
More than a quarter of Irish workers have used artificial intelligence (AI) tools to help them ask for a promotion and 20% have used it to ask for a raise, new research has shown.

Revenues at Irish arm of Airbnb up almost 50% last year

Mon, 11/27/2023 - 16:07
Revenues at the Irish arm of online accommodation rental service, Airbnb last year increased by 48% from $2.82bn to $4.19bn or €3.84bn as nights booked exceeded pre-Covid-19 levels.

Profits at Harvey Norman Ireland nearly double to €17m

Mon, 11/27/2023 - 15:57
Pre-tax profits at the Irish arm of retailer, Harvey Norman almost doubled last year to €17.13m.

Ex-host claims he was fired after making allegations

Mon, 11/27/2023 - 15:19
Former 2FM presenter Chris Greene claims he was penalised as a whistleblower and then sacked by RTÉ after he made allegations about sexual harassment in the workplace, the Workplace Relations Commission has heard.

Google Ireland pays out €5bn dividend as profits dip

Mon, 11/27/2023 - 15:12
The company behind Google's main Irish operations paid an interim dividend of €5 billion to its parent earlier this year, new accounts filed by the tech giant show.