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Explainer: What Twitter could do as privately held company

Thu, 04/28/2022 - 11:00
One important change for Twitter users is that the company would likely have more freedom to make big or unpopular changes

Exciting careers in medicine and pharma

Thu, 04/28/2022 - 10:30
“Talent recruitment and retention is, among other factors, a key determinant of Ireland's healthcare standards," say the Irish Pharmaceutical Healthcare Association.

Business movers: People starting new jobs in Ireland

Thu, 04/28/2022 - 09:14
New appointees with HealthBeacon, Trigon Hotels, Ardanis, Fidelity Investments, Aspira and Fuzion Communications

Meta’s first quarter profit and daily users eclipse Wall Street expectations

Thu, 04/28/2022 - 07:00
Facebook parent Meta’s first quarter profit and its count of daily users jumped past Wall Street’s expectations despite the company’s slowest revenue ...

Deloitte expands Mid West operations through acquisition of Cahill Taxation Services

Thu, 04/28/2022 - 01:05
Acquisition of Ennis-based firm will grow Deloitte's tax practice across Limerick and Clare to 45 people

Senior Twitter figure says Elon Musk’s takeover is ‘weird to process’

Wed, 04/27/2022 - 22:09
A senior figure at Twitter said it is “weird to process” Elon Musk’s multibillion-pound takeover of the social media platform.News of the $44 billion ...

Boeing shares plunge as investors 'keep getting more bad news'

Wed, 04/27/2022 - 18:02
“This was another dreadful quarter from Boeing,” Robert Stallard, an analyst with Vertical Research Partners, said.

European gas prices jump 5% on Russian supply fears

Wed, 04/27/2022 - 17:22
Gas for delivery through the summer was already trading 550% higher than prices of a year ago

Banks need to do more to help customers transfer banks - Central Bank

Wed, 04/27/2022 - 14:34
A roundtable of CEOs will take place focused on the retail banks’ plans to ensure consumers’ best interests are protected

Apple cannot rely on huge shares buyback alone as focus falls on earnings         

Wed, 04/27/2022 - 10:59
A massive share buyback may not be enough for Apple investors amid the worst month for big tech since the global financial crisis. Seen as a safe ...

CBI: Rapid inflation means UK  cost-of-living crisis set to go on

Wed, 04/27/2022 - 10:59
British retail sales slumped in April with the first year-on-year fall in volumes in 13 months, reflecting a cost-of-living squeeze and changed ...

Musk description of free speech criticised as Twitter takeover fallout continues

Wed, 04/27/2022 - 10:10
Elon Musk’s message that free speech on Twitter should mean allowing any content that is legal has been dismissed as too simplistic as the backlash ...

Health careers: Being there for people in their time of need

Wed, 04/27/2022 - 10:01
One Dublin nurse shares why a career in healthcare is one she'd recommend to anybody — despite the many challenges of the job

Microsoft’s cloud growth propels quarterly sales

Wed, 04/27/2022 - 09:34
Revenue in the third quarter, which ended March 31, rose 18% to $49.4bn

Pharma giant GSK grows earnings with new Covid-19 treatment

Wed, 04/27/2022 - 09:20
GSK rejected Unilever's £50bn bid for its consumer unit in December

Google parent company's profits drop as war hits YouTube ads  

Wed, 04/27/2022 - 09:06
The war, rising inflation and product shortages causing advertisers to dump marketing campaigns

Cork Company of the Year: Profiling the international Company contenders

Wed, 04/27/2022 - 07:00
In the final part of a four-part series looking at the finalists for the Cork Chamber Company of the Year Awards, we profile the contenders in the International category

Davy: Irish economy to power ahead despite Ukraine war fallout

Wed, 04/27/2022 - 00:05
Broker projects GDP will surge by 8.2% this year, helped by an outsized contribution from the multinationals, with inflation peaking at 8%

US bartenders and liquor stores targeted in new Irish whiskey campaign

Wed, 04/27/2022 - 00:05
Bord Bia campaign is the single largest investment the agency has made to date in the promotion of Irish spirits

Pepsi revenues climb despite several price increases          

Tue, 04/26/2022 - 20:03
PepsiCo said it could raise prices later in the year if costs climb more than expected, as rivals warn demand will slow amid rising inflation