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Hibernia REIT CEO named new chair of ULI Ireland

Mon, 01/18/2021 - 09:18
The Urban Land Institute has appointed Kevin Nowlan, CEO of Hibernia REIT, as Chair of ULI Ireland.

How much money does whistleblowing cost people who speak out?

Mon, 01/18/2021 - 08:32
Speaking out can mean legal fees, travel expenses, health supports and loss of income due to career change

New resource for those wishing to upskill or retrain

Mon, 01/18/2021 - 08:28
The Government has launched a new online "one stop shop" for people seeking to retrain or acquire new skills, including options that allow unemployed people to retain their social welfare benefits while undertaking courses.

Bathrooms4U creates 70 jobs at Co Kerry base

Mon, 01/18/2021 - 08:12
Co Kerry-based bathroom refurbishment business Bathrooms 4U has announced the creation of 70 new permanent full-time jobs which will more than double its workforce over the next three years.

Fiat Chrysler and PSA seal merger to become Stellantis

Mon, 01/18/2021 - 08:01
Fiat Chrysler and PSA sealed their long-awaited merger over the weekend to create Stellantis, the world's fourth-largest auto group with deep enough pockets to fund the shift to electric driving and take on bigger rivals Toyota and Volkswagen.

Beacon CEO to meet HSE over revised 'safety net deal'

Mon, 01/18/2021 - 07:52
The CEO of the Beacon Hospital has said he will meet officials from the HSE later today to discuss a revised agreement, aimed at having the hospital provide additional capacity for the health system as it deals with Covid-19.

Couche-Tard-Carrefour takeover talks fail

Mon, 01/18/2021 - 07:43
Canada's Alimentation Couche-Tard and European retailer Carrefour have decided to work on partnership opportunities after takeover talks failed, the two companies said in a joint statement over the weekend.

China GDP grows at slowest pace in over 40 years

Mon, 01/18/2021 - 07:35
China's GDP grew at the slowest pace in more than four decades in 2020, official data showed today, but it was still expected to be the only major economy to grow at all after a strong rebound from the coronavirus crisis.

More airline collapses likely due to Covid crisis - PwC

Mon, 01/18/2021 - 07:15
A surge in merger and acquisition activity in the aviation sector are expected in the months ahead and more airline collapses are likely.

Number of new firms set up hits four year low in 2020

Mon, 01/18/2021 - 07:11
The Covid-19 pandemic had a big impact on company formations last year, with the number of new firms established in 2020 hitting a four year low.

Global downturn the biggest challenge for CEOs - Ibec

Mon, 01/18/2021 - 06:43
Just over a quarter of chief executives surveyed by Ibec said they had experienced an increase in employee absenteeism throughout the Covid pandemic.

Fewer airlines and more emergency funding for aviation

Mon, 01/18/2021 - 06:37
An increase in merger and acquisition activity in the aviation sector is expected in the months ahead and more airline collapses are likely.

Prices to rise as estate agents struggle to meet demand

Mon, 01/18/2021 - 06:13
Chartered estate agents say they're struggling to meet demand for property, especially from first time buyers.

Explainer: How to claim 'work from home' tax relief

Sun, 01/17/2021 - 06:00
If you are one of the 700,000 employees now working from your home office, kitchen table or indeed bedroom, you could be entitled to claim the e-workers tax relief.

Concerns hospitality sector will stay shut until Easter

Sat, 01/16/2021 - 15:27
There is growing expectation that the re-opening of the hospitality sector will not begin until after Easter at the very earliest.

Stena adds Dublin-Cherbourg route to meet Brexit demand

Sat, 01/16/2021 - 11:10
Ferry operator Stena Line is to further increase its freight capacity direct from Ireland to continental Europe in response to increased post-Brexit demand by adding a new weekend sailing from Dublin to Cherbourg.

Remote working strategy sets out ambitious targets

Sat, 01/16/2021 - 07:00
With pandemic restrictions showing little sign of easing in the short term, hundreds of thousands of currently house-bound employees, and their employers, will be keeping a close eye on the Government's remote working promises.

Remote working strategy sets out ambitious targets

Sat, 01/16/2021 - 07:00
With pandemic restrictions showing little sign of easing in the short term, hundreds of thousands of currently house-bound employees - and their employers - will be keeping a close eye on the Government's remote working promises.

The Brexit Effect: The squall before the storm

Sat, 01/16/2021 - 07:00
Two weeks into Brexit, problems are mounting and recriminations are flying in all directions. The reality of Brexit is proving every bit as toxic as the four-and-a-half-year slog that got us to this point.

Review: Amazon Fire Stick 4k

Sat, 01/16/2021 - 06:00
Before Christmas we reviewed the latest version of the Google Chromecast, which now comes with a remote control and access to Google TV. Well, Amazon has its own similar version of the device - known as the Fire TV Stick. And now its available with a 4K option.

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