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Staff costs drive operating losses at Ann Summers 

Sun, 06/16/2024 - 17:46
Lingerie firm posted a 12% jump in revenues to over €3.3m, but had pretax losses of €341,894

Global financial policymakers to give some clarity on rate cuts

Sun, 06/16/2024 - 16:34
The June purchasing manager indexes to be published on Friday may indicate whether the eurozone’s economic pickup is gaining momentum 

Businesses seek certainty as general election looms

Sun, 06/16/2024 - 16:28
There is a major risk for Ireland that an EU response in a subsidy war could give large countries a free hand to ladle on subsidies which small countries could never match

Aidan Flynn: Freight sector requires roadmap to reach decarbonisation targets 

Sun, 06/16/2024 - 15:00
Collaboration and engagement by the Government with key stakeholders is essential  to meeting commercial transport decarbonisation targets

Google lodges planning application for pub in Dublin

Fri, 06/14/2024 - 18:31
Venue to be located in Google's Boland’s Mill campus on Ringsend Rd.

Dublin Airport on course to breach passenger cap

Fri, 06/14/2024 - 15:54
Numbers flying in during the start of the year up nearly 7%

Housebuilder Crest Nicholson reveals rebuffed £655m takeover because price was too low 

Fri, 06/14/2024 - 12:02
British homebuilder said it rejected a takeover bid from rival Bellway that 'fundamentally undervalued Crest Nicholson and its future prospects'

LDA enters into agreement with construction companies to build 5,000 new homes

Fri, 06/14/2024 - 12:01
Majority of the homes will be State-owned cost rental apartments

Irish shares join sell-off on far right prospects in French vote

Fri, 06/14/2024 - 11:54
Finance minister Bruno Le Maire issues warning

Adobe set for biggest gain since 2020 after AI sales success

Fri, 06/14/2024 - 11:52
The long-time leader in software for graphic arts professionals has faced a fresh wave of investor anxiety that generative AI will cut into its market.

Greece moves to restrict 'over-tourism' next summer

Fri, 06/14/2024 - 10:59
Greece welcomed 32.7 million tourists in 2023, 18% more than the year before, while the first quarter of 2024 has seen a nearly 25% rise in visitors

Recognition of good work eases productivity anxiety of employees 

Fri, 06/14/2024 - 08:15
More than 64% of employees suffer from productivity anxiety, with 10% of those experiencing it every day

Tesco reports 4.4% rise in sales in its Irish stores

Fri, 06/14/2024 - 07:10
Supermarket giant maintains profit guidance as it reports an increase in market share

John Hearne: Are you saving enough for retirement?

Fri, 06/14/2024 - 05:00
Reviewing your pension can save you money, says Director of Communications for the Competition and Consumer Protection Commission, Grainne Griffin

Ireland's Gen Z workers are far less naïve than millennials. They can't afford to be

Fri, 06/14/2024 - 02:00
To attract and retain Gen Z workers, organisations must understand caring about compensation is a baseline requirement

First-time buyers eye up areas outside their counties amid high prices, report finds

Fri, 06/14/2024 - 00:01
Dublin borrowers, for example, accounted for more than 40% of first-time buyer mortgages in Kildare, Wicklow and Meath in 2023, a mortgage report by the BPFI showed

Elon Musk's $56bn pay package leaves Tesla facing deeper challenges

Thu, 06/13/2024 - 23:28
The apparent approval by Tesla shareholders of Musk's controversial $56bn (€52bn) pay package gave its shares a boost, but the electric vehicle-maker still faces bigger challenges

European car shares fall on uncertainty over China's tariff response

Thu, 06/13/2024 - 21:33
EU imposed sanctions on imports of Chinese electric cars

Novo Nordisk criticised for high cost of blockbuster obesity drug Wegovy

Thu, 06/13/2024 - 16:19
Denmark's Institute for Rational Pharmacotherapy is urging doctors to restrict prescriptions of Wegovy. And in the US, Michigan’s largest health insurer will drop coverage of the drug

British housebuilder Crest Nicholson issues profit warning as sales fall

Thu, 06/13/2024 - 16:05
The company, which has struggled with its operational problems and low operating margins, said exceptional charges increased to £30.3m from the previously disclosed £15m.