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TradeIX to create 70 jobs in Dublin expansion

Fri, 03/15/2019 - 08:48
Financial technology company TradeIX has announced the creation of 70 new jobs as its expands its global headquarters in Dublin.

Economists sound warning over India's data

Fri, 03/15/2019 - 08:43
A group of more than 100 experts have sounded a pre-election alarm over Indian economic data, accusing Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government of tweaking or burying unwelcoming numbers.

EU considers call for Brexit delay before summit

Fri, 03/15/2019 - 08:36
European leaders are considering whether to agree to UK calls for Brexit to be delayed as Theresa May's efforts to build support for her deal at Westminster suffered a fresh setback.

Bank of Japan gloomier on economy but maintains policy

Fri, 03/15/2019 - 08:18
The Bank of Japan today issued a more downbeat assessment of the world's third biggest economy, as a broader global slowdown impacts exports and production.

SEC sues Volkswagen and former CEO Winterkorn

Fri, 03/15/2019 - 07:46
The US Securities and Exchange Commission has sued Volkswagen and its former chief executive Martin Winterkorn over the German automaker's diesel emissions scandal.

Sterling on course for biggest weekly gain in 7 weeks

Fri, 03/15/2019 - 07:18
Sterling paused for breath today but stayed on course for its biggest weekly gain in seven weeks.

MPs overwhelmingly back delay to Brexit beyond 29 March

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 20:42
British MPs have voted overwhelmingly to seek a delay in Britain's exit from the EU, setting the stage for British Prime Minister Theresa May to renew efforts to get her divorce deal approved by parliament next week.

Dublin's 'Coppers' nightclub is up for sale

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 16:56
Copper Face Jacks nightclub in Dublin is for sale by private treaty.

Datalex secures €10m in new funding

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 16:20
Travel software company Datalex has raised €3.86m through a placing of new ordinary shares and has also entered into a conditional  €6.14m secured loan facility agreement with its biggest shareholder.

Ryanair sees no impact on flights from Boeing MAX ban

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 12:18
Ryanair's flight schedules will not be affected by the grounding of the Boeing 737 MAX jet, the airline's chief legal and regulatory officer said today.

Irish economy grew by 6.7% last year - CSO

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 12:05
New figures from the Central Statistics Office show that the economy - as measured by gross domestic product - grew 6.7% in 2018.

Property prices see growth of 5.6% in January - CSO

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 11:49
The pace of growth in residential property prices slowed again in January, new figures from the Central Statistics Office show.

Number of mortgages in arrears continues slow decline

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 11:47
The number of mortgages in arrears continued to fall in the three months to the end of December, according to new data from the Central Bank.

Higher housing costs and energy bills push inflation up

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 11:41
Consumer prices rose in February on the back of higher rents, mortgages and heating and energy bills, new figures from the Central Statistics Office show.

Agriculture's emissions 'are a global problem'

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 11:23
Around 600 attendees from 26 countries are in Dublin today for the start of a two day conference on agriculture.

NTMA auctions off €500 million of Treasury Bills

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 10:51
The National Treasury Management Agency (NTMA) has sold a new tranche of Irish Treasury Bills, worth €500 million, by auction.

Tusk to ask EU27 to be open to long Brexit extension

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 10:50
European Council President Donald Tusk has said he would ask EU heads of state and government to be open to granting Britain a long extension of Brexit talks if London needs time to rethink its strategy of leaving the EU.

No-deal Brexit is not off the table

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 10:23
Keep taking the vitamin supplements, writes Economics Correspondent Sean Whelan, there's a lot of drama left in the Brexit soap opera

Shell's boss sees pay more than double to over €20m

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 10:09
The boss of Royal Dutch Shell received a mammoth 126% pay rise last year, pocketing €20.1m after higher oil prices boosted profits at the energy giant.

Today in the press

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 09:53
Almost 3,000 Irish people became millionaires last year - and one became a billionaire - on the back of rising asset and property values.