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Elon Musk sells $4.5bn shares in Tesla in move to buy Twitter for $44bn       

Fri, 04/29/2022 - 15:20
Tesla CEO tells bankers, that agreed to help fund his acquisition of Twitter, that he would crack down on executive and board pay at the social media company.

Ireland's inflation rises to 7.3% in April as price pressures continue to build

Fri, 04/29/2022 - 14:03
Figures suggest that inflation still has some way to go before reaching its peak

1More PistonBuds Pro: Excellent in-ear buds for a small budget

Fri, 04/29/2022 - 13:18
Top of the range features include IPX5 water and dust proofing, app support, and active noise cancellation

Reckitt joins Unilever, Carlsberg, and Pernod in raising prices as global costs rise

Fri, 04/29/2022 - 12:59
Prices raised by firms to offset soaring supply chain costs.

CZUR launches ET24 Pro book scanner

Fri, 04/29/2022 - 12:08
CZUR is well-known as the creator of the smart book scanner. It launched its crowdfunding campaign for CZUR ET24Pro a professional book scanner that ...

Cheep and cheerful: iPhone SE third-generation does not disappoint

Fri, 04/29/2022 - 11:59
Easy to recommend for those who want a compact iPhone with an excellent camera and Touch ID

Demand for health staff at all-time high

Fri, 04/29/2022 - 10:45
With elective procedures returning post-pandemic, there's a strong need for doctors with surgical and orthopaedic experience in particular

Worker wellbeing, volunteerism vital in hospitality, says hotelier

Fri, 04/29/2022 - 08:45
“In hospitality, we are ‘glass half full’ people. Voluntary work is great for morale,” says Aaron Mansworth of Trigon Hotels 

AIB seeks to secure €6bn in tracker mortgages in Ulster Bank closure

Fri, 04/29/2022 - 08:36
AIB chief executive Colin Hunt said the approval by the CCPC over the commercial loans was a further “important milestone” in the bank’s development

Why our struggle with energy price hikes is far from over

Fri, 04/29/2022 - 07:10
Despite a range of measures to ease the burden of rising energy costs for domestic households, actual tax costs are still rising

Average first-time mortgage jumps by €20,000 in a year to more than €250,000

Fri, 04/29/2022 - 00:05
It is the second-highest level ever recorded and just €1,700 less than the peak in the first quarter of 2008, new figures show

Apple beats sales estimates with big jumps in iPhone sales and services

Thu, 04/28/2022 - 22:26
Apple chief financial officer Luca Maestri said the war in Ukraine affected revenue as Apple withdrew from Russia, but he declined to specify an amount.

Snapchat unveils Pixy selfie drone as latest photo-taking gadget

Thu, 04/28/2022 - 18:23
Camera firm Snap has unveiled an autonomous flying camera device which automatically captures pictures and video which can then be shared to ...

Jameson whiskey maker Pernod Ricard reports surge in sales

Thu, 04/28/2022 - 17:00
Pernod reported sales of almost €2.45bn in the three months to the end of March.

Russia's Gazprom had record high revenues even before gas prices flared over Ukraine

Thu, 04/28/2022 - 16:50
European companies from Italy to Hungary have been quietly taking steps to prepare to comply with President Putin’s decree that gas must be paid for in local currency.

Kerry Group sticks to earnings outlook as company assesses global inflation 

Thu, 04/28/2022 - 15:39
The Taste and Nutrition division posted growth of 6.8%, while Dairy Ireland recorded "solid growth".

How would Twitter move forward if Elon Musk takes it off stock exchange?

Thu, 04/28/2022 - 15:29
If Elon Musk and Twitter get their way, the company will soon be privately held and under his control.The most obvious immediate change would likely ...

Unilever and Carlsberg boost sales by raising prices on soap and beer

Thu, 04/28/2022 - 15:11
Consumer-goods need to raise prices, but if they do too much, consumers will switch to cheaper products

Health insurance premiums rise as claims remain below pre pandemic levels

Thu, 04/28/2022 - 14:24
Half of all claims were for treatment in private hospitals with a further 20% going to consultants

Retail sales volume increased compared to pre-pandemic levels, but pub sales have yet to recover

Thu, 04/28/2022 - 11:25
Bar sales remained 40% lower than their pre-Covid-19 level in February 2020