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This week the topic which had the high-powered fretting in Davos was the bold question: Is Globalisation Dead?
Posted: May 28, 2022, 6:00 am
There has been a 44% increase in the number of jobs available to potential candidates this year compared to last year, according to the latest index by
Posted: May 28, 2022, 6:00 am
The pub and hotel group which owns Kehoe's and the Stag's Head in Dublin last year sustained a €37 million hit to revenues due to Covid-19 pandemic impact on the hospitality industry.
Posted: May 27, 2022, 5:48 pm
Britain's pound headed for a second weekly rise and was close to a one-month high on Friday, helped by a large government spending package to support households that economists said should support the economy in the short term.
Posted: May 27, 2022, 3:51 pm
Members of the Irish Medical Organisation will gather in Dublin tomorrow for their annual general meeting amid the threat of strike action by non-consultant hospital doctors, formerly known as junior doctors.
Posted: May 27, 2022, 3:25 pm
McDonald's in Russia has registered possible brand names for the firm taking over its fast-food restaurants there, including "Fun and Tasty" and "The Same One", patent filings showed today.
Posted: May 27, 2022, 2:38 pm
US consumer spending rose more than expected in April, while annual inflation appeared to have peaked, which could help to underpin economic growth in the second quarter amid rising fears of a recession.
Posted: May 27, 2022, 2:14 pm
The CEO of home builder Glenveagh Properties said he believes the Government should set a target of building 40,000 homes a year, rather than the 33,000 set out in its 'Housing for All' plan.
Posted: May 27, 2022, 1:52 pm
69% of businesses in Ireland think hybrid working arrangements will increase the chances of a cyberattack or incident, according to a new survey by Dell Technologies.
Posted: May 27, 2022, 12:55 pm
EirGrid, which operates the national electricity grid on the island of Ireland, has reported higher revenues and pre-tax profits for last year.
Posted: May 27, 2022, 11:49 am
Bank of Ireland has apologised for issues with its banking app this morning.
Posted: May 27, 2022, 11:38 am
Bank lending to euro zone companies jumped in April, European Central Bank data showed today, in a possible sign of businesses locking in low interest rates before the ECB starts raising them in the summer.
Posted: May 27, 2022, 11:29 am
The Russian rouble extended its losses today after plunging the previous session as the central bank slashed interest rates, signalling more cuts to come, and the prospect of easing capital controls and a possible sovereign default hammered the currency.
Posted: May 27, 2022, 11:03 am
The Covid-19 pandemic last year continued to put a halt to years of strong profits by Katie Taylor's commercial firm.
Posted: May 27, 2022, 10:52 am
Norse Atlantic Airways said today it had begun ticket sales for flights between London and New York as the budget carrier seeks to take market share on one of the world's busiest long-haul routes.
Posted: May 27, 2022, 10:04 am
Timber frame manufacturer Cygnum is creating 50 jobs as it aims to increase its overall output by more than 60% over the next two to three years.
Posted: May 27, 2022, 9:35 am
Billionaire Elon Musk was sued by Twitter investors claiming he manipulated the company's stock price downward, as the chief executive of electric carmaker Tesla mounts a $44 billion takeover bid for the social media platform.
Posted: May 27, 2022, 7:34 am
Dell Technologies has beaten Wall Street estimates for quarterly profit and revenue, as enterprises invested heavily in the company's desktops and laptops to support hybrid work.
Posted: May 27, 2022, 6:58 am
The economic tactics that drive the Champions League finalists are as much a part of this fixture as the players
Posted: May 27, 2022, 6:55 am
New research has found that 62% of people feel they will have to cut back on food spending over the coming year in response to sharp price rises, while 53% of people worry they will be unable to pay higher energy bills.
Posted: May 27, 2022, 6:00 am


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