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Total October spending rose by 2% despite inflation 

Tue, 11/15/2022 - 10:56
Cinema spending climbed 44% last month due to new releases including The Banshees of Inisherin,

Level- up your gaming PC with the Philips Hue Play Gradient Lightstrip for PC monitors

Tue, 11/15/2022 - 10:24
The lightstrip provides dynamic accent lighting that can give an additional level of immersion for music, movies and especially games

Eir's quarterly revenue decline slightly by 1%

Tue, 11/15/2022 - 09:12
Eir's TV service customer base dropped 2%, or 1,000 customers, to 82,000.

Moet Hennessy is running out of champagne as demand surges

Tue, 11/15/2022 - 08:04
Wealthy consumers continue to splurge on luxury goods despite inflation

Customers confused about health insurance policies, ombudsman report finds

Tue, 11/15/2022 - 00:05
Many private health insurance customers are unsure about their policy details, despite the average cost reaching €1,410 a year per adult, according ...

Hiring and keeping skilled staff emerges as major risk facing Irish firms

Tue, 11/15/2022 - 00:05
Survey of 75 finance chiefs found only a third of Irish financial chiefs projected revenues would increase in the next 12 months

$55bn pay packet for Elon Musk needed to keep Tesla chief 'engaged'

Mon, 11/14/2022 - 19:19
A Tesla board member testified that the largest executive-pay package in US corporate history was necessary to keep Elon Musk “engaged” in the ...

Amazon to cut 10,000 jobs

Mon, 11/14/2022 - 17:48
Amazon is the latest multinational to cut its workforce among global economic uncertainty

Primark website crashes in the UK as it launches click and collect

Mon, 11/14/2022 - 14:11
Customers complain they cannot access site amid trial in north-west of England, Yorkshire and Wales

Annual grocery bills jump by €941 as inflation hits new record

Mon, 11/14/2022 - 12:21
Households now making smaller shopping trips to try and manage budgets

Oliver Mangan: Irish economy was never expected to escape impact of the global downturn

Mon, 11/14/2022 - 10:58
The first signs of the marked slowdown in the pace of global growth impacting the Irish economy have become apparent recently, with announcements of ...

Dell opens new €2m centre in cork

Mon, 11/14/2022 - 09:09
The company’s three campuses in Dublin, Cork and Limerick have made Ireland a global hub for Dell.

Bank of Ireland names new CEO

Mon, 11/14/2022 - 08:24
Former financial officer Myles O'Grady returns to the bank to take up the top role

Further fall in construction activity as demand remains subdued, new figures show

Mon, 11/14/2022 - 01:00
Construction firms scaled back purchasing activity for the fifth month running, according to BNP Paribas Real Estate survey

Irish consumers do not trust Black Friday sale offers

Mon, 11/14/2022 - 00:02
Some 61% of shoppers do not believe the discounts advertised by retailers during the sale represent real savings

UK must raise taxes and cut spending, Hunt says ahead of budget

Sun, 11/13/2022 - 16:02
Chancellor says he aims to restore economic credibility after market chaos sparked by former prime minister Liz Truss

Collapsed cryptocurrency trading firm FTX saw ‘unauthorised access’ to accounts

Sat, 11/12/2022 - 21:52
Collapsed cryptocurrency trading firm FTX has confirmed there was “unauthorised access” to its accounts hours after the US company filed for ...

Receiver appointed to Cork-based data analytics firm Altada

Fri, 11/11/2022 - 23:02
Grant Thornton's Nicholas O'Dwyer has been appointed on behalf of four individuals who provided debt finance to the company in September

UK economic contraction heralds start of protracted recession

Fri, 11/11/2022 - 16:47
The Bank of England, which has raised interest rates eight times since December, says a recession is the inevitable price of bringing double-digit inflation under control

FTX to file for US bankruptcy protection as CEO resigns

Fri, 11/11/2022 - 16:23
The world’s second-largest cryptocurrency exchange, FTX, has filed for bankruptcy protection in the US and the founder, Sam Bankman-Fried, has ...