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FTSE 100 recovery gains wiped out as stocks slide into the red

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 17:44
The index had briefly recovered from a widespread sell-off earlier in the day.

High Court hears fifty jobs at Coast Stores Ireland are to be saved

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 17:21
Fifty jobs at Coast Stores Ireland are to be saved, the High Court has heard.

FTSE 100 in positive territory as global markets start to recover from bloodbath

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 10:57
London’s blue chip index was up around 0.3% in early trading.

Almost 100 jobs at risk as Coast stores enter liquidation

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 10:51
A provisional liquidator has been appointed to the fashion and accessories chain Coast.

Recruitment underway for 1,000 jobs at Longford resort

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 09:10
A recruitment process for 1,000 new jobs in Longford begins this morning.

Irish economy set to grow with 150,000 jobs expected by 2020

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 08:30
Ireland's economy is set to grow more than expected this year.

Central Bank sought ‘more ambitious’ budget

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 08:06
The Government could have done more to build up buffers for the hard times but this week’s budget was “balanced” that hadn’t fuelled demand in a fast-growing economy.

Cork man is new Aer Lingus CEO

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 07:51
Aer Lingus has named Cork native Sean Doyle as its next chief executive, after announcing that the incumbent, Stephen Kavanagh, intends to step down at the end of the year.

Donald Trump blames ‘out of control’ US Fed for stock market sell-off

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 07:36
President Donald Trump said he won’t fire US Federal Reserve chairman Jerome Powell but blamed an “out of control” US central bank for the worst stock market sell-off since February.

Permanent TSB’s bad loans ‘really ‘dangerous’ to economy

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 07:15
Permanent TSB’s current level of non-performing loans is “really, really dangerous for Ireland” and could cost the taxpayer significantly if there is a shock to the economy, the bank’s chief has warned.

Global stock rout and ‘more to come’

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 07:06
A long-feared rout of sky-high company valuations continued around the world, with Asian, European and US stock markets badly hit.

‘Good growth’ in retail sales at Boots in the Republic

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 06:51
The US owner of Boots pharmacies in Ireland rated growth in sales in the Republic as “good” but gave no new details about whether it was mulling further expansion to its 86 outlets in the Republic and 84 stores in the North.

SlimFast deal fails to fatten up Glanbia share price

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 06:30
Glanbia has reached agreement to buy well-known weight control food brand SlimFast for $350m (€302m).

Apple’s €521m Dialog deal

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 06:21
Apple has signed a €521m deal with Dialog Semiconductor to license the UK chip designer’s power management technology and acquire certain assets, including more than 300 staff.

Puma marks ‘black power’

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 06:06
Puma is launching a campaign to mark the 50th anniversary of US sprinter Tommie Smith’s black-gloved salute at the 1968 Olympics. Rival Nike recently scored a hit with an ad featuring a current activist for racial equality.

US stocks plunge steeply for second day

Thu, 10/11/2018 - 22:35
The S&P 500 is also down more than 5% over the two days and had declined for six straight days.

Business leaders write to May over availability of labour in Northern Ireland

Thu, 10/11/2018 - 18:45
Some 21 business leaders have joined forces to request an urgent solution, warning it could lead to the demise of many key industries in NI.

Patisserie Valerie could collapse within hours as cake firm scrambles for funds

Thu, 10/11/2018 - 17:53
The cake chain could collapse as soon as Friday.

Bank-appointed receiver seeks to end unlawful possession of property by campaigners against homelessness

Thu, 10/11/2018 - 17:19
A bank-appointed receiver has launched High Court proceedings against the occupants of a property in Pearse Street, Dublin.

Provisional liquidator appointed to fashion chain Coast

Thu, 10/11/2018 - 16:38
A provisional liquidator has been appointed by the High Court to the woman's fashion and accessories chain Coast in Ireland.