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John Daly: The art of making a master investment

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One in four planing Christmas shopping trip outside state - AA

Sun, 12/08/2019 - 13:25
Over a quarter of Irish consumers intend on doing at least some of their Christmas shopping outside of the state this year, according to a recent survey.

Tech firm Horizon8 picks Cork as Europe HQ

Sat, 12/07/2019 - 07:00
A US-Chinese technology solutions firm has officially opened its European headquarters in Cork and plans to create at least 50 jobs over the coming years.

Abbey eyes more Irish work as profits fall

Sat, 12/07/2019 - 06:30
Geoff Percival Housebuilding group Abbey has said it is “working hard” to increase building activity in Ireland after posting a near 10% year-on-year fall in first half profits.

Providence shares see bounce on Tony O’Reilly exit

Sat, 12/07/2019 - 06:00
Shares in Irish exploration company Providence Resources jumped by as much as 12% after it announced that Tony O’Reilly - its chief executive since 2005 - has left the company; stepping down as CEO and resigning from the board with immediate effect.

Legislation to test self-driving cars on Irish roads approved

Fri, 12/06/2019 - 17:50
The Cabinet has today approved legislation to test autonomous vehicles on public roads.

Businessman who defrauded Revenue of €160k jailed for two years

Fri, 12/06/2019 - 17:03
'>A businessman who defrauded the Revenue Commissioners of €160,000 in relation to VAT payments has been jailed for two years.

Opec strikes deal with Russia to cut crude oil production

Fri, 12/06/2019 - 15:27
The move aims to support the price of fuel and energy as the US pumps more oil.

Manchester United link up with Chinese company Alibaba Group

Fri, 12/06/2019 - 13:37
United will have a dedicated channel on Alibaba’s video-streaming platform Youku as part of the new partnership.

Tech solutions company Horizon8 opens European office in Cork

Fri, 12/06/2019 - 13:26
Technology solutions company Horizon8 has opened its new European headquarters in Cork today.

Competition watchdog looks at Daily Mail owner’s takeover of the i newspaper

Fri, 12/06/2019 - 10:37
The Competition and Markets Authority has published an ‘initial enforcement order’ as part of the £50m deal.

Sinn Féin calls for paid leave for victims of domestic violence

Fri, 12/06/2019 - 08:32
Sinn Féin is calling for the introduction of a statutory entitlement of up to ten days paid leave for victims of domestic violence.

Bank shares enjoy ratings boost

Fri, 12/06/2019 - 00:06
Financial shares including those of Permanent TSB were boosted following upgrades of Irish banking by rating firms.

State must not scare gas firms from Irish waters

Thu, 12/05/2019 - 22:49
A key moment for Ireland will not only dictate the supply of energy for our economic growth, but will also be an international barometer of our openness to business

Flat-rate expenses decision deferred for year

Thu, 12/05/2019 - 22:45
A decision on whether to reform the so-called flat-rate expenses regime for a wide range of workers, including bus drivers, bricklayers, cooks, and nurses, has been deferred by Revenue.

Irish Apple reseller Compu B buys rival UK firm

Thu, 12/05/2019 - 22:42
'>Compu B has not disclosed the purchase price

Official: 'Banks are starting to forget hurt caused by financial crisis'

Thu, 12/05/2019 - 19:18
'>A senior Central Bank official has warned that some banks are starting to forget the hurt caused during the financial crisis.

Downturn didn't stop CloudCIX expanding

Thu, 12/05/2019 - 13:14
CloudCIX has two distinct parts to the business, explains founder and MD Jerry Sweeney. Best known for its data centre services, offering connectivity for Munster businesses, the company has also developed a new cloud-computing offer, making the technology available to businesses of all sizes.

HR body warn against employers putting on free bar at Christmas party

Thu, 12/05/2019 - 12:18
Employers should reconsider the idea of having an open bar at office Christmas parties, according to a professional body for HR learning and development.

Employment numbers up by 63,000 in 2018; Live Register figures down by 1.2% in November

Thu, 12/05/2019 - 10:42
The number of people entering employment in 2018 increased by 63,000, bringing the total employed in Ireland up to 2.26m.