Irish Examiner

Subscribe to Irish Examiner feed
Join us for a refreshing take on the latest news and views from Ireland and around the world
Updated: 39 min 50 sec ago

Supreme Court appeal by Facebook on 'EU-US data transfer channels' to go ahead in December

Thu, 10/11/2018 - 16:22
Facebook has got a provisional date on December 19th for its unprecedented Supreme Court appeal aimed at halting a referral to the European Court of Justice concerning the validity of EU-US data transfer channels.

Imprisoned fundraising-platform boss intends to oppose continuation of freezing orders, court told

Thu, 10/11/2018 - 16:11
The imprisoned boss of a fundraising platform business at the centre of an investigation into the alleged misappropriation of €3.8m in charity donations intends to contest High Court orders freezing his assets.

Aer Lingus boss to step down after four years at the helm

Thu, 10/11/2018 - 15:57
Stephen Kavanagh will be succeeded by Sean Doyle, director of network, fleet and alliances at British Airways.

US stocks fall after volatile trading in Asia and Europe

Thu, 10/11/2018 - 15:52
Tech stocks, which were hit hard on Wednesday, fell slightly in early trading.

Ryanair to launch 15 new routes this summer from Dublin, Cork and Shannon airports

Thu, 10/11/2018 - 12:11
Ryanair has launched its Ireland Summer 2019 schedule with 15 new routes including exciting connections such as Dublin to Gothenburg and Thessaloniki, Cork-Malta and Shannon-Ibiza.

316 staff given pay rises after querying BBC salaries

Thu, 10/11/2018 - 11:30
The BBC has previously announced pay cuts for some of its male stars.

100 jobs for Sligo as US tech firm expands European base

Thu, 10/11/2018 - 09:41
100 new jobs have been announced for Sligo as US tech company Overstock.com is expanding its European base in the county.

Business leaders fear economic collapse within five years

Thu, 10/11/2018 - 07:58
Business leaders fear the economy is likely to crash in the next five years.

Losses on Wall Street ripple through Asia as stocks slump

Thu, 10/11/2018 - 07:20
Investors are wary of possible further US interest rate hikes.

Old cars charged more by insurers as ‘NCT ignored’

Thu, 10/11/2018 - 06:45
Owners of older cars are facing paying higher insurance, despite holding recent NCT certificates, the managing director of an online broker has said.

Irish mortgage rates third higher than Italy’s

Thu, 10/11/2018 - 06:30
Despite facing Europe’s worst financial crises since the crash and a surge in its sovereign bond yields, Italian mortgages are still about a third less expensive than those in Ireland, new official figures show.

Surge in Irish money to UK relatives

Thu, 10/11/2018 - 06:15
There has been a huge surge in credit union members sending money to relatives in the UK since the Brexit referendum, according to a report by a foreign exchange specialist.

Data centre investment ‘catalyst for 5G in Cork’

Thu, 10/11/2018 - 06:00
The only data centre in Munster has doubled in size, as part of a €6m investment that it says will be a “catalyst for Cork’s transition to 5G”, the next evolution of mobile device technology.

Whitbread shareholders vote through Costa Coffee takeover by Coca-Cola

Wed, 10/10/2018 - 19:22
Whitbread intends to return a significant majority of net cash proceeds to shareholders.

National newspapers hail cut in websites tax

Wed, 10/10/2018 - 17:40
A large cut in the Vat rate for publishers of news websites and no change to the rate for printed newspapers has been hailed by the industry group for national newspapers.

Ikea cools idea of third Irish store as it unveils global plan

Wed, 10/10/2018 - 16:48
Swedish furniture giant Ikea has poured cold water on plans for a third Irish store in Cork, saying it has "no plans at present" for another and is concentrating on further developing its Ballymun facility.

Rangers and Sports Direct back at High Court over merchandise deal

Wed, 10/10/2018 - 15:43
Mr Justice Phillips had previously been told the dispute had been settled.

EasyJet boss predicts more airline failures following Primera Air collapse

Wed, 10/10/2018 - 14:02
Chief executive Johan Lundgren said ‘weaker players’ face increasing pressure due to fuel price rises.

Bank of England faces probe after bullying and harassment rise under Mark Carney

Wed, 10/10/2018 - 11:03
Data shows incidents have at least doubled during Mr Carney’s term as Governor.

Here are the world's best Irish pubs, according to the Irish Pubs Global Awards

Wed, 10/10/2018 - 10:26
The winners of the Irish Pubs Global awards were revealed last night in the Galmont Hotel, Galway.

Pages