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Fáilte Ireland secures international conferences worth €67m

Mon, 05/20/2019 - 11:07
Fáilte Ireland has confirmed today that 162 international conferences worth €67 million have been secured for Ireland so far this year.

Google confirms Huawei block to ‘comply with US order’

Mon, 05/20/2019 - 08:57
The technology giant has cut off Huawei’s licence to its Android operating system.

ECB: Pricing policy on ‘right course’

Mon, 05/20/2019 - 07:30
Inflation in the eurozone is not at the level the ECB wants it to be, one of the central bank’s policymakers Klaas Knot has said.

Opec holds off on oil output decision

Mon, 05/20/2019 - 07:15
Saudi Arabia’s energy minister Khalid al-Falih has recommended “gently” driving oil inventories down at a time of plentiful global supplies, saying that Opec would not make hasty decisions about output ahead of its June meeting.

Difficult to count the true cost of a trade war

Mon, 05/20/2019 - 07:00
There is an African proverb that says that when elephants fight, the grass is hit the hardest.

Ryanair says profits down more than a quarter

Mon, 05/20/2019 - 06:51
The company has delayed delivery of Boeing 737 MAX aircraft.

Why mortgage rates are lower in UK

Mon, 05/20/2019 - 06:45
UK retail banking customers enjoy the benefits of a highly competitive market which has seen aggressive pressures on mortgage pricing, personal loan pricing, and savings rates.

Google ‘blocks Huawei from using apps on phones’

Mon, 05/20/2019 - 06:34
The Verge has reported that Google has cut off Huawei’s licence.

Fast food heiress opts for herbal teas over taco kebabs

Mon, 05/20/2019 - 06:30
Despite the relentless rise of Ireland’s coffee culture, we are still the second-largest consumers of tea in the world.

The Monday Interview: Winds of change blowing into Cork

Mon, 05/20/2019 - 06:21
With 900 people from 38 countries coming to Cork next month for a major international wind energy science conference, it is time to focus on the incredible renewable energy resources in the country, according to Cian Desmond.

Solo run for Cork energy firm

Mon, 05/20/2019 - 06:00
A Cork company is bringing energy solutions to the Orkney Islands, writes Trish Dromey.

Auction politics back with a vengeance

Mon, 05/20/2019 - 00:00
Finance Minister Paschal Donohoe professes to be very proud of his rainy day fund and it is surely good that our Government has a sinking fund from which resources can be drawn should the national roof fall in, or fiscal dry rot develop.

Investment fund with stake in country's toll roads may buy into Ringsend incinerator

Sun, 05/19/2019 - 15:23
'>A Dutch investment fund with shares in toll roads across the country is set to take a stake in the Ringsend incinerator in Dublin.

Irishman's business falls victim to hackers after visit from Hollywood actor

Sun, 05/19/2019 - 10:06
An Irishman who was instrumental in bringing Hollywood actor George Clooney to Ireland for the first time claims his business has been the target of hackers since the actor’s visit.

World Whiskey Day: Why more women should become Master Blenders, according to this Irish expert

Sat, 05/18/2019 - 10:44
Alex Thomas of The Sexton Single Malt Irish Whiskey tells Sam Wylie-Harris how women can get a foot in the door of this male dominated industry.

Kingspan chairman makes €44.5m from share sale

Fri, 05/17/2019 - 20:01
'>Kingspan founder and chairman Eugene Murtagh has made €44.5m from selling a tranche of his shares in the company.

Shareholders back ICG board and pay levels

Fri, 05/17/2019 - 18:59
'>Shareholders in Irish Ferries-owner Irish Continental Group (ICG) have unanimously backed under-fire chairman John B. McGuckian and supported the group's executive pay policy.

CIT and UCC students win leadership prize at top US tech firm

Fri, 05/17/2019 - 17:24
Two students from Cork will travel to the US after winning an intensive executive mentorship programme with the leadership of tech firm Park Place Technologies.

Tourism may be hampered by Brexit and VAT increases

Fri, 05/17/2019 - 14:00
Growth in 2019 could be half of official estimates as the effects of the recent VAT hike and the possibility of a hard Brexit may cost Irish tourism close to €1 billion.

My Job: NRF champions interests of all employees

Fri, 05/17/2019 - 13:20
Since its foundation almost a half-century ago, the National Recruitment Federation (NRF) has been tasked with providing support to its membership and promoting professional competence within the industry.