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Philips shares tank on receipts

Tue, 10/23/2018 - 05:51
Philips shares fell to the lowest level in seven years after the company missed earnings expectations and warned trade wars and Brexit will weigh on its business.

Saudi threat may be lifted after Khashoggi killing

Tue, 10/23/2018 - 05:36
The price of crude oil has fallen to a five-week low as Saudi Arabia backed away from using its oil wealth as a diplomatic hammer and record US production showed no signs of significantly slowing.

Sir Richard Branson steps down as chairman of Virgin Hyperloop One

Mon, 10/22/2018 - 22:44
Virgin Group say he is leaving the role due to ‘the increased commitment of time the position now requires’.

Firm fined for unsolicited spam e-mails and marketing calls

Mon, 10/22/2018 - 17:12
Vodafone Ireland has been fined €2,000 for unsolicited marketing calls to customers.

Four members of prominent Dublin family being sued in relation to alleged debts of over €5.6m

Mon, 10/22/2018 - 17:07
Businessman Peter White and members of his family are being sued over the alleged non-payment of commercial loans and alleged debts now amounting to over €5.6m.

Judgement reserved on whether An Bord Pleanála breached obligations over Apple data centre plan

Mon, 10/22/2018 - 17:05
Judgement has been reserved at the Supreme Court on an appeal over whether An Bord Pleanála breached its obligations in how it approved the first phase of tech giant Apple’s planned €850m data centre in Co Galway.

Supreme Court begins hearing appeal over €850m Apple Data Centre

Mon, 10/22/2018 - 12:41
The law was “radically misapplied” by An Bord Pleanála in the way it granted permission for the first phase of tech giant Apple’s planned €850m data centre in Athenry, Co Galway, the Supreme Court has heard.

OECD predicts unsustainable rise in use of raw materials

Mon, 10/22/2018 - 11:20
The increased processing of wood, oil, gas, metals and other materials ‘will worsen pollution and contribute significantly to climate change’.

People encouraged to start search for Christmas jobs early

Mon, 10/22/2018 - 10:56 is encouraging people who are looking for Christmas jobs to "begin their search now".

Dr Martens stamps authority with rising profit

Mon, 10/22/2018 - 10:14
Dr Martens has notched up rising full year sales and profits after the iconic footwear brand was boosted by its performance in Europe.

Jobpath finds jobs for 20,000 long-term unemployed

Mon, 10/22/2018 - 09:40
The TURAS NUA 'JobPath' programme says it has found jobs for 20,000 long-term unemployed.

Ryanair reports half-year profits down 7%

Mon, 10/22/2018 - 07:07
Ryanair said profits dropped to €1.20 billion euro on September 30 2018.

IT@Cork: Future for tech is extremely bright

Mon, 10/22/2018 - 06:21
Cork is fast becoming one of Europe’s most active and growing tech regions with 29,000 employees, adding to rapid growth in Ireland’s technology industry.

David Horgan on Saudi, the killing of Khashoggi, and price of oil

Mon, 10/22/2018 - 06:18
On one Kremlin trip, we spotted two Orthodox nuns praying over the tomb of Soviet dictator Stalin. Most Russians suffered under the Vozhd but still utter his name with reverence.

Brian Keegan: Taxpayers get little from thin Finance Bill harvest

Mon, 10/22/2018 - 06:03
If the tax year had a harvest season, we are in the middle of it. The October budget is immediately followed by the publication of the Finance Bill.

Irish Fiscal Advisory Council watchdog to step up warning

Mon, 10/22/2018 - 05:39
Statutory watchdog, the Irish Fiscal Advisory Council (IFAC) plans to press home a warning for the Government to stop funding its spending overruns by tapping the country’s huge bounty of corporate tax receipts, in its post-budget analysis to be published next month.

Italy's banks ‘at risk’ from bond yield

Mon, 10/22/2018 - 05:36
An increase in Italy’s bond-yield spread is a risk for its domestic banks and is adding to tensions in the financial system, according to cabinet undersecretary Giancarlo Giorgetti.

Reading Academy Online to help people with dyslexia

Mon, 10/22/2018 - 05:06
Reading Academy Online is tackling dyslexia and other reading problems, writes Ruth Doris

Ireland needs a plan for next recession

Mon, 10/22/2018 - 00:00
Whether one is a nation, an individual, or a corporation, it does not do to enter a tougher environment without the financial wherewithal and without a plan, writes Kyran Fitzgerald

Sooner or later, a downturn in our economy will come calling. It is the repayment that comes after times of plenty.

Former Deutsche Bank trader extradited to UK on rate rigging charge

Sun, 10/21/2018 - 14:12
Andreas Hauschild is accused of trying to influence Euribor levels.