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HIA urges people to review health insurance policies

Tue, 11/29/2022 - 10:58
With over one million people due to renew their health insurance between now and next March, the Health Insurance Authority (HIA) is encouraging people to review their policy to find the best cover.

Euro zone economic sentiment rebounds in November

Tue, 11/29/2022 - 10:33
Euro zone economic sentiment rebounded in November slightly more than expected, data showed today, rising for the first time since the Russian invasion of Ukraine in February on more optimism among consumers and in services.

German inflation in key states eases in November

Tue, 11/29/2022 - 10:06
German inflation dipped in five states in November, suggesting cost pressures eased in Europe's largest economy - a welcome development for the European Central Bank but unlikely to weaken its resolve to tame prices.

Lufthansa Technik opens aircraft engine repair facility

Tue, 11/29/2022 - 08:53
Lufthansa Technik plans a €28 million investment in its new aircraft engine repair operation which officially opens in Celbridge, Co Kildare today.

Oil jumps on hopes for easing in China's Covid controls

Tue, 11/29/2022 - 08:30
Oil jumped today, buoyed by hopes that China would relax its Covid-19 controls after rare protests against the country's zero-Covid strategy over the weekend in big Chinese cities.

Toyota's global vehicle production jumps 23% in October

Tue, 11/29/2022 - 08:22
Toyota has reported a 23% rise in October global vehicle output, beating its own target for a third month in a row, as the industry strives to get past persistent chip shortages that have hobbled production.

New rights for consumers on faulty goods and services

Tue, 11/29/2022 - 08:12
New laws covering consumer rights around faulty goods and services, digital products and sale pricing take effect from today.

EasyJet says future bookings look positive

Tue, 11/29/2022 - 07:43
British airline easyJet said bookings for next spring and summer were looking positive and it was already achieving higher ticket prices although it warned that there would be market wide inflationary pressure.

Nestle again nudges 2022 sales outlook higher

Tue, 11/29/2022 - 07:28
Nestle has tweaked its 2022 sales outlook higher, the world's largest packaged food company said ahead of an investor seminar today.

Greencore reports higher revenue and profits

Tue, 11/29/2022 - 07:06
Convenience food group Greencore has reported strong growth in food to go and other convenience categories in its full year results.

Twitter owner Musk signals new 'war' against Apple

Tue, 11/29/2022 - 06:35
Twitter owner Elon Musk has opened fire against Apple over its tight control of what is allowed on the App Store, saying the iPhone maker has threatened to oust his recently acquired social media platform.

TII: Deferral of toll rises could lead to greater hikes

Tue, 11/29/2022 - 06:00
If increased road toll charges are deferred in January, it could lead to larger hikes in 2024 because of high inflation, the Oireachtas Transport Committee will hear today.

80% of Dublin firms fear power outages this winter

Tue, 11/29/2022 - 05:00
Almost 80% of Dublin businesses say they're concerned about potential power outages this winter, according to a new survey by Dublin Chamber.

'Urgent appeal' over Defence Forces staff shortages

Tue, 11/29/2022 - 00:01
The group representing officers in the Defence Forces says urgent action is needed to address severe staffing shortages.

Musk says Apple mostly stopped advertising on Twitter

Mon, 11/28/2022 - 19:27
Elon Musk has said that Apple has mostly stopped advertising on Twitter, the most high-profile company to pull ads from the social media platform over concerns about content moderation policies under its new owner.

SIPTU serves strike notice at Zenith Energy in Cork

Mon, 11/28/2022 - 18:08
SIPTU members have served notice of strike action at Zenith Energy Bantry Bay Terminals Limited, located on Whiddy Island in Co Cork.

Proposals to allow banks pay bonuses of up to €20,000

Mon, 11/28/2022 - 17:44
The Minister for Finance is expected to ask the Cabinet tomorrow to approve a plan that would see restrictions on salary and variable pay for bankers working at lenders which were bailed out by the State eased.

Boohoo raises stake in Revolution Beauty

Mon, 11/28/2022 - 17:14
British makeup group Revolution Beauty has said online fashion retailer Boohoo has become its largest shareholder after earlier naming company insider Bob Holt as its new chief executive.

Web summit boss Cosgrave being sued for defamation

Mon, 11/28/2022 - 16:55
Web summit co-founder Paddy Cosgrave is being sued for defamation by businessman Robert Quirke over a tweet posted on Mr Cosgrave's twitter account in 2021.

Airbnb Irish unit returns to profit after revenues rise

Mon, 11/28/2022 - 16:44
The main Irish arm of Airbnb last year returned to profit to record pre-tax profits of €116.85 million.