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Big changes ahead for pensions, Aon advises employers

Sun, 06/12/2022 - 09:39
"We are seeing a big shift in the way employers and trustees think about their DB and DC pension schemes," says expert

Deloitte boosts gender balance at partnership level 

Sat, 06/11/2022 - 09:30
Five women among the 14 new partners appointed by Deloitte, bringing to 28% the female ratio of partnership at the firm

State faces higher borrowing costs but major infrastructure projects unlikely to be derailed

Fri, 06/10/2022 - 20:00
Financial markets have bet that ECB will likely be forced to continue to hike rates throughout 2023  

US inflation accelerates as petrol and food prices climb

Fri, 06/10/2022 - 17:31
US consumer prices accelerated in May as forecourt petrol prices hit a record high and the cost of food soared, leading to the largest annual ...

Netflix shares fall 5% as Goldman downgrades streaming giant

Fri, 06/10/2022 - 17:30
Streaming service has lost subscribers as rising cost of living leaves little for public to spend on entertainment

Home planning approval numbers rise but lag 2020 level

Fri, 06/10/2022 - 17:03
Increase of 21.5% as more than 8,400 approved in first quarter 

DHL opens new €11m Cork facility

Fri, 06/10/2022 - 17:00
DHL's new express operations hub is located in Blarney Business Park and will aid the company's growing Munster operation

UCC student wins Student Entrepreneur of the Year Award

Fri, 06/10/2022 - 15:19
Annie Madden came up with the idea for Fenuhealth with her sister Kate when they were aged 13 and 14 years old

TikTok to create 1,000 new jobs in Ireland

Fri, 06/10/2022 - 13:29
The social media giant has had a presence in Ireland since 2019

How the hawks secured victory at the ECB over interest rate hikes this week

Fri, 06/10/2022 - 13:11
The commitment to a 50-basis points increase was unheard of under the doves control 

Emmanuel Macron pledges new inflation-busting measures ahead of assembly elections

Fri, 06/10/2022 - 13:09
Meanwhile, a fuel price rebate worth 18 cents per litre will be extended through August

Cork engineering company to create 30 new jobs

Fri, 06/10/2022 - 12:27
Alpha Automation & Controls revealed the plans to double its workforce at the opening of the company's new Carrigtwohill premises 

Revolut customers with legacy cards set to be affected by card expiration

Fri, 06/10/2022 - 12:00
The company is set to move users to Revolut Bank as it expands its range of financial products.

Case for linking Jobseeker's Benefit to previous pay but caution needed - ESRI

Fri, 06/10/2022 - 11:35
The ESRI stated that Ireland is one of the few countries in the European Union without a strong relationship between the unemployment benefit payment and the claimant’s previous level of earnings

What is driving inflation? – Record inflation rates explained

Fri, 06/10/2022 - 09:06
Some analysts are predicting that inflation will rise as high as 10% as price pressures continue to be felt.

Bus Éireann recruits drivers, cuts fares, reduces CO2 emissions

Fri, 06/10/2022 - 08:50
Bus Éireann offers applicants training to upgrade driving licence to qualify for seasonal bus driver roles  

Origin Enterprises sees revenue grow in "strong" quarterly performance

Fri, 06/10/2022 - 08:22
The group reported quarterly revenues of €880.6m to the end of 30 April, up 47.3% from the same period last year

Two million contactless payments made each day

Fri, 06/10/2022 - 07:45
The Banking & Payments Federation Ireland's Payments Monitor for the first quarter of 2022 showed that cheque payments were at an all-time low earlier this year

Germany sees 2022 growth forecast halve and inflation projection double

Fri, 06/10/2022 - 07:40
The German central bank now sees prices rising by 7.1% in 2022, well above the 3.6% projected in December while the 2023 figure was raised to 4.5% from 2.2%

SIPTU members at Bausch and Lomb plant in Waterford to strike over pay

Fri, 06/10/2022 - 07:16
The union said that tomorrow's strike will be the beginning of a campaign of industrial action involving a series of two-hour strikes