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Irish telecoms carriers look to 'sunset' outdated technology

Thu, 05/25/2023 - 20:00
Phasing out landlines across Ireland is expected to be a slow process, with mass layoffs unlikely but redundancies possible as skills such as laying copper wire will no longer be required

Louis Fitzgerald hospitality group returns to profit

Thu, 05/25/2023 - 17:31
The group’s businesses include well-known Dublin City centre pubs, Stag’s Head, Kehoes, Bruxelles, The Gin Palace, Grand Central and Quays Temple Bar.

Engineering at the coalface of global warming

Thu, 05/25/2023 - 17:00
We all have our part to play in this fight but engineers are at the coalface when it comes to renewable solutions and energy efficiency.

Half-century-old Prize Bond fund reaches a record €4.7bn

Thu, 05/25/2023 - 16:21
The state's Prize Bond fund has reached a record €4.7bn after gross sales of more than €615m were recorded last year.First established in 1957, Prize ...

Tommy Tiernan firms record large pay increases

Thu, 05/25/2023 - 15:58
Follows a very successful run of the primetime The Tommy Tiernan Show on RTÉ and the massive popularity of the Tommy, Hector and Laurita podcast with Hector Ó hEochagáin and Laurita Blewitt.

School meals supplier Glanmore Foods acquired by Compass Ireland 

Thu, 05/25/2023 - 15:52
Family-owned Glanmore Foods currently serves 400 primary and secondary schools which are part of the DEIS programme with packed lunches, hot meals, and snacks.

Pregnant paramedic awarded €15,000 for discrimination 

Thu, 05/25/2023 - 15:40
HSE accepted that if a man had ill health and was redeployed, he would get the subsistence payment denied to the claimant

Entries now open for Cork Digital Marketing Awards 2023

Thu, 05/25/2023 - 14:48
Cork Chamber has officially launched the Cork Digital Marketing Awards for 2023, and is welcoming entries from businesses across the country who have made an impact using digital media.

Business movers: People starting new jobs in Ireland

Thu, 05/25/2023 - 12:57
New appointees with Heineken, Holmes, Irish Emergency Alliance, EssenceMediacom, Childhood Services Ireland and Barretstown

Consumers ramp up saving in response to cost of living pressures, report shows

Thu, 05/25/2023 - 12:48
However, separate research shows there have been marked and contrasting changes in the financial wellbeing of many Irish consumers in the past year.

Unihertz Luna Review: Unique design, average performance, and decent cameras

Thu, 05/25/2023 - 12:21
The Luna sports a massive 6.81-inch display with a 2340 x 1080 resolution but the refresh rate is locked at 60Hz.

Apex Group to open new Limerick office 

Thu, 05/25/2023 - 12:00
Global financial services provider Apex Group Ltd has announced it will be opening a new Limerick office, and is currently recruiting for 18 roles in the city.

My Job: 'Rural areas deserve access to quality arts programming'

Thu, 05/25/2023 - 10:57
Jessica Bonenfant, Artistic Director, Greywood Arts, Killeagh, Co. Cork

Dublin Port Tunnel to save €4m in five years after switching to LED lights

Thu, 05/25/2023 - 09:47
By reusing the existing fittings, the project was achieved with minimal material waste.

Cinema chain operator Cineworld expects to exit Chapter 11 bankruptcy in July

Thu, 05/25/2023 - 07:45
The cinema operator is scheduled to seek final court approval of its bankruptcy restructuring on June 12.

German economy enters recession following bleak first quarter

Thu, 05/25/2023 - 07:32
Behind the fall was a plunge in government expenditure and a decline in household spending as elevated prices weighed on consumers

Meta layoffs significant blow to Irish tech sector

Thu, 05/25/2023 - 02:00
Cuts will affect approximately 490 full-time employees

Untamed British inflation raises alarm across Europe

Wed, 05/24/2023 - 18:24
Share prices fell sharply amid fears further interest rate hikes are inevitable 

Forbes buries the hatchet with Limerick after ‘stab city’ comments

Wed, 05/24/2023 - 18:06
The business publication chose Limerick to host its Under 30 Forum

'Accountability' needed from social media companies over scams

Wed, 05/24/2023 - 17:15
Alerting a bank to an instance of fraud as soon as possible will help them claw back as much money as possible, Oireachtas committee told