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UK Parliament must accept deal if Britain to get EU FTA by end of 2020, Truss says

2 hours 58 min ago
Ms Truss says numerous countries including the US and Japan are keen to secure trade agreements with the UK.

Nobel prize award puts focus on tackling poverty with economics

4 hours 38 min ago
The award was for three development economists for their scientific work showing the most effective ways to end the misery faced by millions, writes Kyran Fitzgerald.

Why eSports sector is more than a game

4 hours 48 min ago
Do the words ganking, head glitch and kappa mean anything to you? If not, it’s likely they soon will as the eSports industry continues to cast its net ever wider in the global entertainment world.

Adventure food brand is starting to make strides

4 hours 53 min ago
A chef and keen hiker has developed Ireland’s first adventure food brand after failing to find a product that fits her need for nutritious, convenient food that was light and easy to carry in her backpack.

Tough talks over the British question

4 hours 58 min ago
It’s been a hectic Westminster weekend after a hectic fortnight in Dublin, Brussels, and London, as politicians frantically try to get a Brexit transition deal done before an October 31 deadline.

Irish banks commit to the bereaved

5 hours 3 min ago
Five Irish banks will each set up a phone line to help the bereaved access funds to pay for funerals for their loved ones.

Dutch and Danes have best pensions

5 hours 8 min ago
The Netherlands and Denmark have the best pension systems in the world, with Ireland trailing just outside the top 10 because its system may be too costly to sustain as the population ages, according to a global study that shines a light on countries’ preparations for ageing populations.

Flat rate deductions are unfairly squashed

10 hours 38 min ago
Most of us did not gain from the budget and it’s now emerging that many of us will, in fact, lose out in 2020.

Chile protests continue after government backs down on fare hike

Sun, 10/20/2019 - 17:02
The governor of the Santiago region said three people died in a fire at a looted supermarket early on Sunday.

Serious Fraud Office closes Libor rigging investigation

Sat, 10/19/2019 - 19:16
Former Barclays trader Peter Johnson pleaded guilty to manipulating the US Dollar Libor in October 2014.

Johnson insists EU free trade agreement can be struck amid no-deal Brexit fears

Sat, 10/19/2019 - 13:00
Boris Johnson has insisted 14 months will be enough time to secure a trade agreement with the EU, amid concerns the UK could still leave without a deal.

IDA Ireland: Era of optimism with growth evident in all sectors

Sat, 10/19/2019 - 10:22
IDA Ireland is experiencing its highest ever level of employment in client companies with all regions experiencing growth.

Renault warning of slowing sales haunts rest of European car industry

Fri, 10/18/2019 - 23:00
'>Renault set a gloomy tone for the European car industry by slashing its outlook for revenue and profit, saying weakening economies are weighing on car sales and tougher rules on emissions have increased costs.

Flying Tiger retail stores back in the black

Fri, 10/18/2019 - 22:54
The firm behind the Flying Tiger retail stores in Ireland returned to profit last year to post pre-tax profits of almost €269,500.

Danone hit by bottled water sales fall

Fri, 10/18/2019 - 22:50
'>Danone, already struggling with falling yoghurt sales as consumers shift to vegan alternatives, is getting hit by a decline in its bottled-water business.

Appliances Delivered to close with immediate effect

Fri, 10/18/2019 - 22:50
'>Appliances Delivered has announced it's to close with immediate effect.

Johnson & Johnson to recall US baby powder

Fri, 10/18/2019 - 22:47
'>Johnson & Johnson (J&J) said it would recall a single lot of its baby powder in the US after the regulator, the Food and Drug Administration, found trace amounts of asbestos in samples taken from a bottle bought online.

Brexit ‘could lead to second cliff edge’ in 2020

Fri, 10/18/2019 - 22:45
'>The head of the business group that represents truckers has warned that final Brexit negotiations face another cliff edge next summer if any transition deal is not extended.

UK agrees to further talks over disposal of old Shell oil rigs

Fri, 10/18/2019 - 20:58
Germany’s environment ministry said it hoped the talks would help establish procedures for dealing with further platform disposals.

Belfast port workers don 5G headsets to live stream work to base

Fri, 10/18/2019 - 17:45
Harbour police are also trialling new technology that allows them to broadcast real time footage back to commanders.

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