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Nissan admits falsifying emissions data on cars

Mon, 07/09/2018 - 11:05
Nissan said today it had unearthed misconduct related to exhaust emissions and fuel economy measurements for 19 models sold in Japan.

Most students to work in jobs that don't yet exist

Mon, 07/09/2018 - 10:55
The majority of students currently at school in Ireland are going to end up working in types of jobs that do not exist yet, according to new research on the future of employment carried out by Ibec.

NTMA to hold two bond auctions during third quarter

Mon, 07/09/2018 - 10:44
The National Treasury Management Agency has said it will hold two bond auctions during the third quarter of this year.

Today in the press

Mon, 07/09/2018 - 09:34
Avestus Capital Partners, the real estate investment company founded by four former Quinlan Private executives, has raised an initial €160 million of equity for a new fund dedicated to investing in homes in the Irish private rented sector.

UK's Mothercare seeks survival with £32.5m equity raise

Mon, 07/09/2018 - 09:16
UK mother and baby products retailer Mothercare said it was making progress with a survival plan and expected to complete a £32.5m equity issue this month.

Sterling shrugs off Brexit minister's resignation

Mon, 07/09/2018 - 08:52
Sterling rose in early European trading this morning, hitting its highest level since June 14, as traders shrugged off the resignation of the UK Brexit minister.

Shares in China's Xiaomi fall on Hong Kong debut

Mon, 07/09/2018 - 08:51
Shares of Chinese smartphone giant Xiaomi fell almost 6% in its trading debut in Hong Kong today, a long-awaited IPO overshadowed by the start of a US-China trade war and weak investor sentiment.

UK giving too much away in Brexit talks - Davis

Mon, 07/09/2018 - 08:50
Former Brexit Secretary David Davis has said that the British government is "giving too much away, too easily" in the Brexit talks, and warned that it is a "dangerous strategy."

40% of project managers suffer from stress due to work

Mon, 07/09/2018 - 08:46
40% of the country's 52,000 project management professionals have suffered from prolonged stress due to their work, while more than 80% have had no formal training in how to manage mental health issues.

ICG's ferry to be out of action for 1-2 more weeks

Mon, 07/09/2018 - 08:36
Irish Ferries owner ICG has said that its Ulysses ferry will be out of service for longer than expected.

Ulster Bank teams up with BGF's investment vehicle

Mon, 07/09/2018 - 08:32
Ulster Bank is teaming up UK venture capital fund BGF, the Ireland Strategic Investment Fund (ISIF), AIB and Bank of Ireland to support entrepreneurial and scale up businesses across the country.

Davis resignation shocking & unexpected

Mon, 07/09/2018 - 08:17

Key points of post-Brexit trade plan

Mon, 07/09/2018 - 08:07
Key points of the Brexit plan agreed on Friday between warring factions within the British cabinet.

Air France KLM's June passenger traffic rises

Mon, 07/09/2018 - 07:57
Air France KLM, which has been battling with disruption caused by strikes and uncertainty over its management structure, reported higher passenger traffic for June today.

Construction activity growth slows from elevated levels

Mon, 07/09/2018 - 07:51
There was a slight drop-off in building activity in June, the monthly Ulster Bank construction purchasing managers' index shows, as expansion of activity eased from "extremely elevated" levels the previous month.

Ryanair memo describes threatened strike as 'blackmail'

Sun, 07/08/2018 - 11:46
An internal Ryanair memo has described Thursday's threatened strike by pilots as "blackmail", and says the airline will "face down" the industrial action.

What I need to know if my Ryanair flight is cancelled

Sat, 07/07/2018 - 08:00
Following a ballot by the Irish Air Line Pilots' Association, Ryanair pilots are to engage in a 24-hour strike next Thursday, 12 July.

Data Commissioner granted court orders in INM inquiry

Fri, 07/06/2018 - 18:16
The High Court has granted orders allowing the Data Protection Commissioner to use certain documents for her continuing investigation into an alleged data breach at Independent News & Media.

Bord Gáis prices to increase from next month

Fri, 07/06/2018 - 14:51
Bord Gáis, the country's largest gas supplier, has become the latest energy company to announce price increases.

US job growth strong but unemployment rate rises to 4%

Fri, 07/06/2018 - 14:36
US job growth increased more than expected in June as manufacturers stepped up hiring, new figures show today.