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Focus on huge Irish Sea wind project as France set to nationalise EDF

Fri, 08/12/2022 - 20:13
Project developer says its nationalisation won't affect its key offshore energy infrastructure and other plans across Ireland

Rusal update does little to lift uncertainty for Aughinish in Shannon Estuary

Fri, 08/12/2022 - 17:28
Rusal is 'for the time being' delivering on global contracts as it struggles with the fallout from sanctions on Russia   

Fashion house Prada seeks to raise €1bn through shares sale in Milan

Fri, 08/12/2022 - 17:01
Prada is considering seeking at least €1bn from a second listing in Milan, people familiar with the matter said, as the Italian fashion house looks ...

Rationing fears push European gas prices up for fourth week    

Fri, 08/12/2022 - 16:51
The energy crisis could get worse with only two months to go before the winter heating period begins

Apple looks to affluent clientele to weather electronics slump

Fri, 08/12/2022 - 16:32
The tech giant is telling its assemblers to make 90m of its newest devices, on par with last year

Britain mulls subsidies for big electricity users 

Fri, 08/12/2022 - 16:16
Forecasts of a long recession and soaring inflation, spurred mainly by rising energy prices, dominate the political agenda

Sing and dance the night away with the Lenco PA-260 party speaker

Fri, 08/12/2022 - 11:04
The Lenco PA-260 can get loud enough to fill a house and the bass is off the charts

Rhine water levels fall causing fears of shipping disruption 

Fri, 08/12/2022 - 09:57
An extended dry spell at the Rhine risks choking Germany's energy supply further, stoking power-price volatility and elevating costs for coal-heavy generators

Executives leave big jobs to lead global exodus from fast fashion

Fri, 08/12/2022 - 08:50
Top UK execs among 1,700 applicants for 20 roles as sustainable e-commerce firm Thriftify looks to grow in UK market

Paddy Power owner Flutter posts 20% fall in earnings

Fri, 08/12/2022 - 08:32
Adjusted earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization, or Ebitda, fell to £476m (€563m) from £597m (€706m) a year ago

Abbott to invest €440m in Ireland, creating 1,000 new jobs between Kilkenny and Donegal

Fri, 08/12/2022 - 07:52
The new site will allow the US multinational to significantly increase the production of its FreeStyle Libre technology for people with diabetes

UK’s pandemic recovery halts with contraction in second quarter

Fri, 08/12/2022 - 07:29
Gross domestic product fell 0.1% after an 0.8% gain in the first quarter, the Office for National Statistics said Friday

Oil price heads higher again due to uptick in demand 

Thu, 08/11/2022 - 20:50
'Natural gas and electricity prices have soared to new records, incentivising gas-to-oil switching in some countries,' says IEA

Ireland's largest landlord says rents are 16% above its €1,688 average   

Thu, 08/11/2022 - 20:05
IRES Reit says that, with an occupancy rate of 99.3%, practically all of its apartments are permanently rented

Blame developers and An Bord Pleanála, but the Government is responsible for the SHD mess

Thu, 08/11/2022 - 19:30
The legislation behind strategic housing developments was fatally flawed, and ultimately is a failure of government

Business movers: People starting new jobs in Ireland

Thu, 08/11/2022 - 17:16
New appointees with Permanent TSB, Teagasc, National Gallery of Ireland, Each&Other, Buck & Hound and St Patrick’s Festival

House of Fraser owner Mike Ashley's company owed €76m by close family member

Thu, 08/11/2022 - 16:32
The loan is interest free and not repayable to Mash Holdings until the end of 2030, accounts lodged at Britain’s Companies House said. They didn’t reveal the recipient of the loan

KBC Bank refers to 'delay of transaction approval' over its closure plan

Thu, 08/11/2022 - 16:27
KBC Group's latest earnings report does not specify when it hopes to complete its exit from the Irish market

German fertiliser maker plans for possible 25% drop in gas later this year  

Thu, 08/11/2022 - 15:52
K+S warns that production would have to be cut if Germany's natural gas supply is curtailed due to Russia cutting supplies 

Irish-based plane lessor AerCap sees earnings rebound   

Thu, 08/11/2022 - 15:36
Lease rents were hit by the loss of revenue from Russian aircraft but rising demand pushed AerCap's revenues up 36% to $1.67bn