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The Irish Congress of Trade Unions will today express its concerns over recommendations on tax breaks made by the Commission on Taxation and Welfare.
Posted: February 1, 2023, 12:00 am
PayPal has announced 2,000 job cuts globally which is around 7% of its total workforce.
Posted: January 31, 2023, 9:22 pm
The High Court has been asked to appoint a provisional liquidator to investigate the affairs of a Dublin-registered forestry company that is alleged to have taken in €30m from investors.
Posted: January 31, 2023, 5:56 pm
A security guard who feared a site visitor would soil himself before reaching a bathroom if he had to wait to sign in was unfairly sacked for letting him past, the Workplace Relations Commission has found.
Posted: January 31, 2023, 5:15 pm
Insurance companies use catastrophe bonds to get financial protection for payouts on damages caused by weather disasters
Posted: January 31, 2023, 3:54 pm
Business software company HubSpot has announced plans to cut 500 jobs globally, which is 7% of its workforce.
Posted: January 31, 2023, 2:31 pm
Exxon Mobil has today posted a $56 billion profit for 2022, taking home about $6.3m per hour last year, and setting not only a company record but a historic high for the Western oil industry.
Posted: January 31, 2023, 2:19 pm
Spotify Technology has today reported fourth-quarter results that beat expectations for both active users and subscribers, and forecast the number of listeners would reach 500 million next quarter.
Posted: January 31, 2023, 2:08 pm
Every household in the country is to be compensated by €50 after being overcharged for more than a decade by ESB Networks.
Posted: January 31, 2023, 12:48 pm
Tens of thousands of workers with company cars and vans are facing increased benefit-in-kind (BIK) bills totalling hundreds of euro more in their January pay cheques as a result of changes to how the tax is calculated.
Posted: January 31, 2023, 12:12 pm
Screen Ireland has announced a wealth of productions for this year, including nine feature films, eight TV dramas, thirteen documentaries and seven short films as part of its 2023 slate, along with a new regional support fund.
Posted: January 31, 2023, 12:07 pm
The annual rate of inflation slowed to 7.7% in January, according to an initial estimate by the Central Statistics Office, down from a rate of 8.2% in December.
Posted: January 31, 2023, 11:20 am
A finance manager at Iarnród Éireann who said his duties were "hacked down to nothing" after he made a protected disclosure nine years ago has withdrawn his complaint at the Workplace Relations Commission after an agreement was reached with the company.
Posted: January 31, 2023, 11:05 am
The EU's statistical agency, Eurostat, has estimated that the euro area economy, measured by GDP, grew by 0.1% in the last three months of last year compared to the previous three months.
Posted: January 31, 2023, 10:06 am
America is famous for its gas-guzzlers – big cars with big engines.
Posted: January 31, 2023, 7:39 am
The International Monetary Fund has today raised its 2023 global growth outlook slightly due to "surprisingly resilient" demand in the US and Europe, an easing of energy costs and the reopening of China's economy after Beijing abandoned its strict Covid-19 restrictions.
Posted: January 31, 2023, 7:31 am
Revenue is experiencing a higher volume of calls due to tenants enquiring about the new rent tax credit.
Posted: January 31, 2023, 5:00 am
83,662 residential properties were recorded as vacant in the final quarter of last year, according to a new report by GeoDirectory.
Posted: January 31, 2023, 5:00 am
The Residential Tenancies Board is applying a temporary pause on the charging of late fees in recognition of "the genuine difficulties" experienced by landlords who have been trying to register tenancies.
Posted: January 31, 2023, 5:00 am
Many job seekers see little point in chasing jobs that will still leave them in desperate economic circumstances
Posted: January 30, 2023, 1:57 pm


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