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Losses widen at landlord Ires Reit despite growth in revenue

Fri, 02/23/2024 - 08:29
Surge in costs saw losses widen to €116m in 2023, up from €11.8m in the previous year

Ireland must act now to underpin biodiversity promises, says expert

Fri, 02/23/2024 - 08:20
Ireland has taken a lead with its National Biodiversity Action Plan, but a UK Natural History Museum index shows Irish ecosystem in real peril

Irish banks set to post profits haul of over €4.5bn, putting focus on lack of competition 

Fri, 02/23/2024 - 07:24
Bank of Ireland and AIB will account for the lion's share of record pre-tax profits when they unveil their 2023 results next week

Boox Note Air 3: Versatile e-ink tablet with impressive performance

Fri, 02/23/2024 - 05:00
Whether you're a student, professional, or creative enthusiast, the Boox Note Air 3 offers various functionalities to enhance productivity and creativity.

Reddit strikes deal allowing Google to train AI models on its posts

Thu, 02/22/2024 - 21:49
Reddit has struck a deal with Google that allows the search giant to use posts from the online discussion site for training its artificial ...

Employment jumps but costs could cool further growth

Thu, 02/22/2024 - 18:02
There was an increase of 12.3% in the price of wholesale electricity, but it was more than 38.4% lower than the same time a year earlier

PTSB executive did not want to take ownership of tracker issue, inquiry told 

Thu, 02/22/2024 - 17:57
The matter first came 'unusually' to the marketing department to coordinate

Ireland loses bid to host new EU money laundering watchdog in first round of voting

Thu, 02/22/2024 - 17:23
However another member could trump the German financial hub as a second vote will be held on the Thursday with the members of the European Parliament. 

Stark warning in application  seeking to convert Moneypoint from coal-burning to one powered by HFO

Thu, 02/22/2024 - 17:06
It is possible extended power outages could occur to cover the Winter peaks in the period 2024 to 2029 if conversion does not happen

UCC Business School will proceed — President

Thu, 02/22/2024 - 16:54
Professor John O'Halloran told Cork business leaders the €106m city centre business school would go ahead

Aer Lingus-owner IAG may get warning from EU competition regulator over Air Europa deal

Thu, 02/22/2024 - 16:38
Aer Lingus and British Airways owner IAG may get a warning from EU competition regulators on its €400m bid to buy out Air Europa if it does not offer ...

Mercedes warns electric cars will remain expensive for some time amid cooling demand  

Thu, 02/22/2024 - 15:03
High living and borrowing costs slowing demand 

Cork firm Kwayga to expand its UK operations

Thu, 02/22/2024 - 14:57
Cork-based supplier sourcing firm Kwayga is to expand its operations in the UK. After recently securing a €1m investment led by the Redesdale Food & ...

Business movers: People starting new jobs in Ireland

Thu, 02/22/2024 - 14:27
New appointees with Vodafone Ireland, Mackin Group, AIB, Meitheal Architects, Arachas Corporate Brokers and MedoSync

Crean McCann estate agency launches in busy Munster market

Thu, 02/22/2024 - 13:45
Property sales duo Crean McCann bring a combined 40 years of experience to their new venture in Kerry

Food giant Danone gets boost from higher prices during period of inflationary costs

Thu, 02/22/2024 - 12:19
Danone said it would raise prices in 2024, citing a need to offset labour costs and shipping prices, but that the increase would be at a slower pace than previously.

Coca-Cola's Irish operations to acquire Dublin-based vending machine company

Thu, 02/22/2024 - 12:11
BDS Vending Solutions sells a range of products including cold beverages, hot beverages, snacks and a limited fresh food assortment and is also active in providing contract catering services to offices and other work environments

48 introduces free 5G upgrade to €12.99 plan for new and existing customers

Thu, 02/22/2024 - 11:25
New customers who order SIMs by Monday, 15th April 2024, will receive one month free

Zurich Insurance announces €1.16bn buyback after record profit

Thu, 02/22/2024 - 08:20
Europe's fifth-largest insurer said operating profit rose 21% to €6.8bn in 2023

Nestle forecasts revenue slowdown as price hikes deter shoppers

Thu, 02/22/2024 - 08:02
Companies like Nestle are looking to claw back market share after the highest inflation in decades pushed shoppers to cheaper white-label products