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AstraZeneca sees years of growth as sales turn corner

Thu, 11/08/2018 - 08:58
Strong demand for AstraZeneca's new drugs - especially those for cancer - drove a return to sales growth in the third quarter and the drugmaker said it now anticipated years of sustained improvement.

Kernel Capital lead €2.25m investment in Nova Leah

Thu, 11/08/2018 - 08:52
Kernel Capital and Suir Valley Ventures has invested a total of €2.25m in Dundalk based cybersecurity firm Nova Leah.

Toshiba to shed troubled assets, cut 7,000 jobs

Thu, 11/08/2018 - 08:41
Toshiba is liquidating its British nuclear power unit and selling its US liquefied natural gas (LNG) business, as the once-mighty industrial conglomerate seeks to unload troubled assets and regain investors' confidence.

Survey signals further house price inflation slowdown

Thu, 11/08/2018 - 08:05
Most property market professionals expect house prices to continue to increase - albeit at a slower pace than in recent years.

Irregular hours and income causing hardship - report

Thu, 11/08/2018 - 07:34
Precarious work is causing hardship to workers and their families, and reinforcing inequality, insecurity and deprivation in the workforce, according to the latest research from the Think tank for Action on Social Change.

Sainsbury's profit rise driven by cost savings

Thu, 11/08/2018 - 07:30
Sainsbury's, Britain's second biggest supermarket group that has agreed to take over smaller rival Asda, beat forecasts with a 20% increase in first half profit.

Tesla names Telstra CFO Robyn Denholm as new chair

Thu, 11/08/2018 - 07:25
Electric carmaker Tesla said Robyn Denholm, currently CFO at Australian telecoms operator Telstra, will replace Elon Musk as its chair.

SocGen's Q3 profits rise faster than market expected

Thu, 11/08/2018 - 07:22
French bank Société Générale said its third quarter profits had beaten expectations with a 32% jump in earnings buoyed by a capital gain and higher overall revenues.

Permanent TSB trading in line with expectations

Thu, 11/08/2018 - 07:16
Permanent TSB has said that its business and financial performance continues in line with its expectations.

No need to publish Brexit advice - UK minister

Thu, 11/08/2018 - 07:06
A senior UK Cabinet minister has said it would not be normal for the Prime Minister to publish the Attorney General's Brexit legal advice, as demanded by Tory Eurosceptics, the DUP and some opposition MPs.

Ryanair and Michael O'Leary sued by US shareholder

Wed, 11/07/2018 - 20:10
Ryanair and its Chief Executive Michael O'Leary are being sued in New York by a shareholder accusing the airline of defrauding its investors, and inflating its share price by overstating its ability to manage its labour relations and keep costs down.

Chances fading for Brexit deal in November - Varadkar

Wed, 11/07/2018 - 15:51
The chances of sealing a deal on Britain's withdrawal from the European Union this month are fading, Taoiseach Leo Varadkar said today.

Donnery loses to Italian candidate for top EU bank role

Wed, 11/07/2018 - 15:49
Central Bank Deputy Governor Sharon Donnery has lost out in the race to become the next chair of the ECB's banking supervision arm.

BMW dented by upfront expenditure for new cars

Wed, 11/07/2018 - 14:59
BMW has beefed up its logistics to include air freight options as part of contingency plans to prepare itself for Britain's exit from the European Union, chief executive Harald Krueger said today.

Golden Discs open stores in Dublin, Limerick & Kilkenny

Wed, 11/07/2018 - 14:48
Golden Discs have announced the opening of three new stores this month, with plans to open more stores in response to demand for vinyl.

Profits up as Murdoch plan for 'new Fox' on track

Wed, 11/07/2018 - 14:40
Twenty-First Century Fox reported a jump in profits in the past quarter as the conglomerate controlled by Rupert Murdoch said it was on track to complete a key asset sale and launch a slimmed-down media group.

Research shows price main factor in choosing insurer

Wed, 11/07/2018 - 13:01
New research from the Central Bank shows that price was the most important factor for consumers when choosing their motor insurance.

Clayton Hotel Charlemont set to open this month

Wed, 11/07/2018 - 12:32
Dublin's newest hotel - Clayton Hotel Charlemont - is set to open its doors on the banks of the Grand Canal this November.

Telecoms joint venture SIRO set to get new CEO

Wed, 11/07/2018 - 11:57
SIRO, the telecoms joint venture between the ESB and Vodafone, is getting a new chief executive.

Foodservice market to grow 6.1% to reach €8.2 billion

Wed, 11/07/2018 - 11:42
Ireland's food service market is set to grow by 6.1% this year, according to a new report by Bord Bia - with the industry in line to reach a value of €8.2 billion.