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Funeral of Tony O'Reilly to take place on Thursday

Mon, 05/20/2024 - 17:51
The funeral of the well-known Irish businessman, philanthropist and rugby player, Tony O'Reilly, will take place on Thursday.

Whistleblower claims triple at employment tribunal

Mon, 05/20/2024 - 17:09
Claims brought to the Workplace Relations Commission (WRC) under whistleblower protection law tripled last year, with the employment tribunal noting a "considerable increase" in its latest annual report.

Public asked for their views on AI in healthcare

Mon, 05/20/2024 - 16:15
Members of the public are being asked for their views on the use of artificial intelligence (AI) in healthcare.

Revenue reminds firms of enhanced reporting obligations

Mon, 05/20/2024 - 16:11
Revenue has issued notices to 115,000 employers reminding them of their obligations under the Enhanced Reporting Requirements (ERR) scheme.

Here are the top 5 risks facing Ireland in the coming years

Mon, 05/20/2024 - 15:02
Of the top five risks facing Ireland, two are health-related while three are closely linked with geopolitics and climate change

Bóthar bidding to break even in 2024 after losses

Mon, 05/20/2024 - 14:45
Scandal hit charity Bóthar is aiming to break even this year as losses continued to mount in 2023.

Apple cuts iPhone prices in China amid Huawei competition

Mon, 05/20/2024 - 14:10
Apple has launched an aggressive discounting campaign on its official Tmall site in China, offering discounts of up to 2,300 yuan ($318) on select iPhone models.

Ex-president's whistleblower claim against IPAV resolved

Mon, 05/20/2024 - 14:08
The ex-president of the Institute of Professional Auctioneers and Valuers (IPAV) has resolved a whistleblower protection claim against the organisation.

Keywords Studios 'minded' to recommend EQT offer

Mon, 05/20/2024 - 12:51
Dublin-headquartered video game services firm Keywords Studios confirmed today that it in advanced talks with European private equity firm EQT over a £2 billion bid to buy the video games services company.

Oriel Windfarm to lodge planning application this week

Mon, 05/20/2024 - 12:11
Oriel Windfarm is set to lodge a planning application with An Bord Pleanála later this week for its proposed offshore wind farm in the North Irish Sea.

WRC investigations recovered €1.95m in unpaid wages

Mon, 05/20/2024 - 11:49
The Workplace Relations Commission's annual report for 2023 shows that it completed a total of 4,727 inspections during the year with €1.95m recovered in unpaid wages.

Microsoft to unveil new AI devices and features

Mon, 05/20/2024 - 11:13
Microsoft plans to announce several pieces of hardware and software related to consumer devices tonight at an event at its Redmond, Washington, campus.

New appointments at Conroy Gold and Natural Resources

Mon, 05/20/2024 - 11:04
Exploration company Conroy Gold and Natural Resources has appointed Cathal Jones as Finance Director of the company, while Marian Moroney has also joined the firm as a non-executive director.

Prada sees 'positive surprise' from US, CEO says

Mon, 05/20/2024 - 09:59
Italian luxury group Prada is not looking at big acquisitions as it is focused on the brands it already owns, its chief executive Andrea Guerra said today.

Purchase scams on the rise, Bank of Ireland warns

Mon, 05/20/2024 - 09:39
Bank of Ireland is warning consumers about a new wave of purchase scams which is luring people to make payments for goods and services through an ad online, but which then transpires to be fake.

AstraZeneca's $1.5bn cancer drug plant for Singapore

Mon, 05/20/2024 - 09:00
AstraZeneca plans to build a $1.5 billion manufacturing facility in Singapore to produce a promising category of cancer-killing drugs called antibody-drug conjugates (ADCs), the Anglo-Swedish drugmaker said today.

Russian court seizes Deutsche Bank, Commerzbank assets

Mon, 05/20/2024 - 07:36
A Russian court has ordered that Deutsche Bank's and Commerzbank's assets, accounts, property and shares be seized in Russia as part of a lawsuit involving the German banks, court documents showed.

Brent oil price gains after Iran's President dies

Mon, 05/20/2024 - 07:25
Brent crude futures extended gains today, inching up amid political uncertainty in major producing countries after Iran's president died in a helicopter crash and the Saudi crown prince cancelled a Japan trip, citing health issues with the king.

Ryanair reports record annual profit of €1.92 billion

Mon, 05/20/2024 - 07:05
Ryanair has today posted a 34% year-on-year increase in annual profit to a record €1.92 billion and expressed "cautious optimism" that peak summer fares would be flat to modestly ahead of last year.

Inaugural Global Economic Summit to open in Co Kerry

Mon, 05/20/2024 - 06:01
More than 400 leaders from politics, business, economics and civic life are gathering in Killarney, Co Kerry over the next three days for the inaugural Global Economic Summit.