European stocks climbed today, following a two-day decline, as companies including Next and Ferrovial posted better-than-estimated results.
The EU curbed Russia’s access to bank financing and advanced technology in its widest-ranging sanctions yet over President Vladimir Putin’s backing of the rebellion in eastern Ukraine.
The business investment rate in the euro area dropped to 19.3 per cent in the first quarter, compared with 19.5 per cent in the final quarter of 2013, according to new figures from Eurostat.
Bank of Ireland has revised upwards its economic growth outlook for Ireland to 2.8 per cent for 2014, and up to 3.4 per cent in 2015.
London’s iconic Gherkin skyscraper has been put up for sale with a price tag of about £640 million.
The Irish Small & Medium Enterprises Association (ISME) has called on the government to refocus its attention on competitiveness during its deliberations on the October budget.
The Irish government’s deficit was 5.6 per cent of quarterly GDP at the end of the first quarter this year, amounting to €2.43 billion.
The National Consumer Agency took 115 enforcement actions against businesses for breaches of consumer law last year, including against both Aer Lingus and Ryanair.
Shares in British clothing retailer Next grew strongly, up at least 2.8 per cent, after it posted a 10.7 per cent overall rise in revenue.
Fruit giants Fyffes and Chiquita have each scheduled shareholder meetings for Wednesday, September 17th 2014 to approve their proposed merger.
The main stories in Tuesday's newspapers.
Irish online gaming software developer GameAccount Network has launched a new system aimed at increasing traffic to casino operators.
Convenience food group Greencore recorded revenue of £326.4 million in the third quarter to the end of June, an increase of 6.7 per cent on the same period last year, the company said in an interim management statement.
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The US should investigate Facebook’s plan to collect the Web browsing activities of its users to determine if the company is violating an agreement with the government to ensure people’s privacy, an advocacy group said.
Former Health Minister Dr James Reilly was the only Dublin TD in the “Top 50” TDs who phoned the HSE’s medical card unit over 90 times in the past six months.
Up to 100 new jobs will be created after the government-backes BDO Development Capital Fund announced an €8 million in Irish IT services company Version 1.
The Central Bank has upped its growth estimates for the Irish economy this year and has not ruled out that there may be room for the upcoming Budget to make less than the planned €2 billion adjustment.
Former junior minister Ivor Callely has been jailed for five months for fraudulently claiming more than €4,000 om mobile expenses.
The bulk of the burden of increases in taxation was carried by middle income earners who remained in employment during the economic crisis, according to new research from the ESRI.
Kilkenny headquartered commercial foreign exchange provider TransferMate Global Payments has topped $5billion in foreign currency money transfers for its clients, it said today.
TVC Holdings has confirmed the cancellation of trading of its ordinary shares on both the AIM and ESM markets as of this morning at 7am.
UPDATE: Ryanair revenue jumped 11 per cent to €1.496 billion in the first quarter, while net profit rose more than 150 per cent to €197 million.
The main stories in Monday's newspapers.
China is poised to displace the US as the world’s biggest business-travel market by 2016, aided by accelerating export growth and slowing inflation.
HSE bombarded by pleas from ministers and TDs in last six months. Reilly sought to influence officials while implementing card squeeze.
Royal Bank of Scotland has been formally advised by Morgan Stanley that it should sell a majority stake in Ulster Bank.
If you go back to where it all started, nobody argued that we should “do” all the austerity at once.
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An additional 75 cases relating to allegations of sexual abuse in day schools have emerged in the aftermath of the landmark legal case by Louise O'Keeffe.
Taoiseach Enda Kenny has rejected opposition calls to recall the Dáil from its summer break to discuss Israel’s attack on Gaza.
The Football Association of Ireland (FAI) has slashed its ten-year premium ticket scheme by 85 per cent, in a bid to curb its declining revenues.
The controversial relocation of US companies to Ireland for tax purposes has had a major impact on Ireland's level of national income.
US president Barack Obama late last week called for a crackdown on an increasingly popular corporate tax manoeuvre that has involved American and Irish companies.
The HSE is paying drug companies up to 27 times as much as Britain's National Health Service pays for the same generic drugs.
The building of more than 46,000 housing units in Dublin could be cleared for planning by next year.
Despite changes to the processing system, the HSE is still subject to heavy lobbying on medical cards by some TDs and senators, writes Michael Brennan.
Environment Minister Alan Kelly has overturned a council plan which would have effectively banned the building of any new wind farms in Roscommon.
A key Siptu grouping at Dublin Airport is set to split from the Irish Congress of Trade Unions (ICTU), threatening to plunge aviation pension talks into further chaos.
Sick leave entitlements of primary and secondary school teachers are to be slashed from 365 days over four years to a maximum of 183 days.
Nick Furlong, the low-profile Irish investor and dealmaker, has started building a shareholding in Irish financial services company IFG Group.
The former deputy chairman of the ESB has branded an internal market for shares in the company as ''a glorified Ponzi scheme that disadvantages the company's pensioners.
The Irish manufacturer of GameGolf has raised $7 million in fresh funding from Adidas's venture capital arm and other high-profile investors.
Ex-Anglo chairman seeks judicial review of Judge Martin Nolan's decision on costs.
Zenimax has now let around 200 staff go.
Concerns about the safety of Pradaxa since its approval for use in Europe and the United States.
There has been a dramatic increase in the number of women appointed to the bench, new figures have revealed.