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A company that leases offices from a property firm run by presidential candidate Seán Gallagher has claimed Mr Gallagher threatened to close the building and demolish it if the company took his firm to court.
Apple and Amazon have today denied a Bloomberg report that their systems contained malicious computer chips inserted by Chinese intelligence.
The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits fell to a near 49-year low last week, pointing to sustained labour market strength, which should continue to underpin economic growth.
The Green Party has called for an additional €1bn to be spent on housing next year.
There was a slight increase in the number of people signing on the Live Register in the month of September.
A special savings scheme to help first-time buyers is being considered as part of Budget 2019, the Irish Independent can reveal.
US medical devices company Edwards Lifesciences has announced that it has chosen the National Technology Park in Castletroy, Limerick to locate its new manufacturing plant.
Minister for Communications has confirmed that he attended a dinner in New York hosted by the head of the bid for the National Broadband Plan, at which issues relating to the bid were "briefly" discussed.
Irish banks paid out over €0.5 billion to customers caught in a mortgage overcharging scandal, according to Central Bank Governor Philip Lane.
British clothing and accessories retailer Ted Baker today posted a 3.5% rise in half-year revenue, helped by a significant uptick in online sales.
Danske Bank said today that it was being investigated by the US Department of Justice about non-resident accounts at its Estonian branch which are at the centre of a €200 billion money laundering scandal.
Lakeland Dairies and LacPatrick Dairies have agreed to merge after the unanimous approval of the boards of both co-operative societies for the deal.
Ireland received €1.8 billion in EU funds in 2017, and contributed just over €2 billion, as the country continues to be a net contributor, according to the latest annual report of the EU's budgetary watchdog.
Taoiseach Leo Varadkar will hold talks in Brussels today with the President of the European Council, Donald Tusk and the EU's chief Brexit negotiator, Michel Barnier.
The chief executive of Royal Bank of Scotland - which owns Ulster Bank - has said a no-deal Brexit could lead to recession.
Comcast has secured over 75% of Sky's shares, bringing it closer to finalising the $40 billion takeover of the British pay TV group.
UK new car sales fell by roughly 20% in September, according to preliminary data from an industry body today, as carmakers struggled to adjust to stricter emissions standards.
Dublin-based tech education company UX Design Institute will create 16 new jobs over the next 18 months as it gears up to meet strong demand for its recently launched online course
The Department of Communications, Climate Action and Environment has indicated that the Government will not intervene in EirGrid's plans to build the North-South Interconnector using overhead power lines for the whole length of the route.
A property company run by presidential candidate Seán Gallagher is involved in a commerial dispute in the High Court.