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Datalex secures €10m in new funding

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 16:20
Travel software company Datalex has raised €3.86m through a placing of new ordinary shares and has also entered into a conditional  €6.14m secured loan facility agreement with its biggest shareholder.

Ryanair sees no impact on flights from Boeing MAX ban

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 12:18
Ryanair's flight schedules will not be affected by the grounding of the Boeing 737 MAX jet, the airline's chief legal and regulatory officer said today.

Irish economy grew by 6.7% last year - CSO

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 12:05
New figures from the Central Statistics Office show that the economy - as measured by gross domestic product - grew 6.7% in 2018.

Property prices see growth of 5.6% in January - CSO

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 11:49
The pace of growth in residential property prices slowed again in January, new figures from the Central Statistics Office show.

Number of mortgages in arrears continues slow decline

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 11:47
The number of mortgages in arrears continued to fall in the three months to the end of December, according to new data from the Central Bank.

Higher housing costs and energy bills push inflation up

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 11:41
Consumer prices rose in February on the back of higher rents, mortgages and heating and energy bills, new figures from the Central Statistics Office show.

Agriculture's emissions 'are a global problem'

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 11:23
Around 600 attendees from 26 countries are in Dublin today for the start of a two day conference on agriculture.

NTMA auctions off €500 million of Treasury Bills

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 10:51
The National Treasury Management Agency (NTMA) has sold a new tranche of Irish Treasury Bills, worth €500 million, by auction.

Tusk to ask EU27 to be open to long Brexit extension

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 10:50
European Council President Donald Tusk has said he would ask EU heads of state and government to be open to granting Britain a long extension of Brexit talks if London needs time to rethink its strategy of leaving the EU.

No-deal Brexit is not off the table

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 10:23
Keep taking the vitamin supplements, writes Economics Correspondent Sean Whelan, there's a lot of drama left in the Brexit soap opera

Shell's boss sees pay more than double to over €20m

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 10:09
The boss of Royal Dutch Shell received a mammoth 126% pay rise last year, pocketing €20.1m after higher oil prices boosted profits at the energy giant.

Today in the press

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 09:53
Almost 3,000 Irish people became millionaires last year - and one became a billionaire - on the back of rising asset and property values.

The Money Doctor's A-Z of Saving: Part 2

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 09:31
Here, John Lowe (aka the Money Doctor) gives his M to Z of that saving mentality.

US grounds Boeing 737 MAX amid growing safety concerns

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 09:08
The ban on the Boeing 737 MAX aircraft is now worldwide after US President Donald Trump joined Canada and other countries in grounding the aircraft amid mounting global fears for the jets' airworthiness.

Debenhams will consider Sports Direct loan offer

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 09:01
UK department store group Debenhams said today it would give "careful consideration" to a proposal from its biggest shareholder Sports Direct to provide a £150m unsecured loan.

Sterling claws back early losses ahead of latest vote

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 08:57
Sterling rose off earlier session lows this morning to trade broadly flat against the dollar and the euro as risks of a no-deal Brexit eased further following the British parliament's vote yesterday.

Lufthansa eyes mid single-digit revenue growth in 2019

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 08:53
Lufthansa has forecast stable margins and revenue growth in the mid-single digits this year as it eyes cautious expansion in the busy summer months, manages costs and targets break even at its budget airline Eurowings.

Instagram service back up, Facebook still down for some

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 08:40
Instagram is back up after suffering a partial outage for over several hours, the photo-sharing social network platform said in a tweet.

Dublin house sales rose by 5.9% last year

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 08:15
The number of house sales in Dublin rose by 5.9% last year - increasing from 17,491 to 18,523 - new research shows.

China's industrial output slows, unemployment rises

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 07:52
China's industrial output slowed during the first two months of the year as unemployment rose, official data showed today.