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Business group ISME asking people to shop local

14 hours 39 min ago
People are being asked to shop local on what is one of the busiest weekends of the year for retailers.

French government ‘seeks to hire new Renault chief’

Sat, 12/15/2018 - 06:12
The French government is seeking candidates to replace Renault’s embattled boss Carlos Ghosn, as some board members began to voice doubts about keeping him in office after his indictment in Japan for suspected misconduct, several sources told Reuters.

Jo'Burger restaurants go into liquidation

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 17:39
One of Dublin's most popular restaurant groups has gone into liquidation.

Kerry Group buys US ‘clean label’ firms for €325m

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 17:29
Kerry Group plans to buy two food seasoning firms in the US for €325m that it says will enhance its group of natural ingredient firms.

Irish mortgage rates end the year as most elevated in Europe

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 17:09
Irish mortgage rates are ending another year as the most elevated in Europe and are likely to remain so without Government or Central Bank action as the era of cheap money draws to an end.

Westport emerges as 'Botox capital of the world' as plant sells $4bn of Botox to the world in two years

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 16:34
Westport’s status as the ‘Botox capital of the world’ is confirmed with new figures showing that pharma giant, Allergan has sold $4bn (€3.6bn) of the anti-wrinkle treatment from its Co Mayo plant over the past two years.

Taxpayer could pay outstanding Irish claims of collapsed Danish insurer Qudos

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 15:51
The Irish taxpayer could be left to pay the outstanding claims of Irish policyholders of collapsed Danish insurer Qudos through the Insurance Compensation Fund (ICF).

McDonald's to create 65 jobs in Cork town

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 15:40
McDonald’s is to create more than 65 jobs in Cork with the opening of a new restaurant at a motorway service station in Co Cork.

Ireland wins major travel award for fifth consecutive year

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 15:36
Ireland has been named the "best destination" in Europe by a prestigious travel magazine, for the fifth year in a row.

Central Bank figures show how much higher Ireland's mortgage rates are than rest of EU

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 14:41
Ireland continues to have Europe's highest mortgage interest rates.

China suspends tariff hikes on $126bn of US goods

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 12:47
China has announced a 90-day suspension of tariff hikes on $126bn of US cars, trucks and motor parts following its ceasefire in a trade battle with Washington.

Careers 2019: You get knocked down and you get up again, says Bernard Dunne

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 10:33
Hugh Torpey recounts boxer Bernard Dunne’s advice on performance to a recent IMI Advante-edge event in Cork

CAREERS 2019: Cyber Ireland aims to harness huge opportunity in global digital security

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 10:29
Cyber Ireland will start 2019 participating in a series of events to promote its role as the umbrella body for perhaps the fastest-growing industry cluster.

Careers 2019: HC21 is expanding in overseas markets and it all started with a spontaneous decision

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 10:20
Sometimes it is the spontaneous decisions that can change the course of a life.

Interest rate hike may be pushed back to 2020

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 00:18
The euro went lower as ECB head Mario Draghi shaved the growth outlook for the eurozone economy, which may signal that the first interest rate hike since the crisis may be delayed, market watchers said.

Careers 2019: Regeneron - An environment to work hard and play hard

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 00:07
A company is only as good as the people within it.

Doran and Minihane delivering specialist solutions in a complex business environment

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 00:07
Doran & Minehane is a professional services firm which is focused on delivering specialist solutions to large organisations and businesses with complex and diverse service requirements.

Careers 2019: Finbarr Gannon & Co, leaders in engineering for more than 30 years

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 00:07
Finbarr Gannon & Co Ltd (FGCL) has provided civil and structural engineering consultancy services from the company’s Cork office for over 30 years.

Careers 2019: Ward Personnel, for quality management and technical construction staff

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 00:07
Ward Personnel is a specialist provider of management staff as well as technical staff across the Irish construction industry.

Careers 2019: Glan Agua, industry leaders in providing water project solutions

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 00:07
Glan Agua is an industry leader in providing project solutions for the water and wastewater industry including design, construction, commissioning, operation and maintenance.