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Building homes for employees: what we can learn from an old idea

Tue, 01/19/2021 - 08:07
Providing additional benefits around housing and child-care are examples of how an employer could really make a difference

Premier Foods sees higher annual profit

Tue, 01/19/2021 - 07:59
Premier Foods, the maker of Bisto gravy and OXO cubes, said today that it expects higher full-year profit after online sales jumped 90% in the third quarter.

Disneyland Paris delays reopening to April due to Covid

Tue, 01/19/2021 - 07:52
Disneyland Paris said today it was postponing its reopening by almost two months, to April 2, due to the resurgence of the Covid-19 pandemic.

Moonpig confirms London listing plans

Tue, 01/19/2021 - 07:47
Online greetings card retailer Moonpig Group has today confirmed plans for its £1.2 billion London listing, targeting a free float of at least 25% of its issued share capital at admission.

Lindt & Spruengli's second half sales recover

Tue, 01/19/2021 - 07:36
Swiss chocolate maker Lindt & Spruengli said it expected to further gain market share this year after consumers fighting Covid frustration with chocolate helped sales recover in the second half of 2020.

4site to create 100 jobs in Limerick

Tue, 01/19/2021 - 07:21
4site, a subsidiary of the Indigo Telecom Group Limited, has announced the creation of 100 jobs over the next three years in Limerick.

Logitech lifts annual forecasts for third time

Tue, 01/19/2021 - 07:10
Logitech International today raised its annual forecasts and reported a more than three-fold jump in quarterly adjusted operating income, benefiting from a pandemic-driven boost in demand for work-from-home products and gaming accessories.

European new car sales drop by 3.7% in December - ACEA

Tue, 01/19/2021 - 07:05
European car registrations dropped in December, declining for the third month in row, industry data showed today.

Court approves €3.29m for Setanta Insurance claims

Mon, 01/18/2021 - 17:42
The High Court has approved a further payment of €3.29m from the State's Insurance Compensation Fund for claims against the collapsed Maltese-registered motor insurer Setanta.

Aryzta to cancel its Euronext Dublin listing

Mon, 01/18/2021 - 17:40
Swiss-Irish baked goods firm, Aryzta, is to cancel the company's secondary share listing on the Euronext Dublin exchange.

No reason to expect shortage of goods - official

Mon, 01/18/2021 - 14:50
A senior Government official has said there is no reason to expect there will be any significant shortages in goods because of ongoing post-Brexit supply chain challenges.

BT faces compensation claim over fixed-line prices

Mon, 01/18/2021 - 14:31
British telecoms operator BT is facing a claim for almost £600m lodged by a consumer campaign group, which says the company failed to compensate fixed-line customers, many of them elderly, for overcharging.

Next consortium in the frame as Arcadia bids come in

Mon, 01/18/2021 - 13:59
Retailer giant Next is among a host of retail giants aiming to take control of Arcadia as the deadline approaches to snap up the troubled Topshop owner.

PUP numbers jump by over 15% in the last week

Mon, 01/18/2021 - 12:38
460,000 people will receive the Pandemic Unemployment Payment this week - an increase of over 15% in the last seven days, according to the Department of Social Protection.

Extension sought for ratification of EU-UK trade deal

Mon, 01/18/2021 - 12:36
The European Union will seek an extension to the deadline by which the free trade agreement with the UK must be ratified.

Hybrid option most popular for office workers for 2021

Mon, 01/18/2021 - 11:59
A new report from Lincoln Recruitment reveals that while the business outlook for 2021 remains cautious, there are clear signs of optimism as companies prepare for a post-Covid-19 world.

More Irish ports to allow fishing vessels land catches

Mon, 01/18/2021 - 11:25
International fishing vessels are to be allowed land their catches in five additional Irish ports from early next month.

Hauliers protest in London over Brexit export chaos

Mon, 01/18/2021 - 11:20
More than 20 trucks were parked on roads near Number 10 Downing Street and the Houses of Parliament in central London to protest against post-Brexit bureaucracy that has stopped the exporting of shellfish to the European Union.

Ireland to get 'fair share' of EU's Covid recovery fund

Mon, 01/18/2021 - 11:10
Finance Minister Paschal Donohoe said that Ireland will receive a fair share of the EU's exceptional Covid-19 Recovery and Resilience Facility of €673 billion.

Well-being top remote work challenge for business

Mon, 01/18/2021 - 10:18
A new survey shows that 71% of employers identify worker well-being as the greatest challenge posed by the remote working environment which has exploded because of the outbreak of Covid-19.