Post Reporter

Post Reporter

Dillon's Beginning expected to make €60,000

Dillon's Beginning expected to make €60,000

A number of fine 18th-century portraits feature in Adams' sale on September 14, notably that of Lady Jane Hyde, daughter of the Earl of Clarendon, 18th century school (€8,000-€10,000), and several works from the estate of Dr Michael Wynne, one-time k

Safeguard wins risk-assessment deal with O2

Safeguard wins risk-assessment deal with O2

Identity management specialist Safeguard Ireland has teamed up with mobile communications provider O2 Ireland to launch a new risk-assessment solution for the construction industry.

Caught up in PIPS scheme

Caught up in PIPS scheme

The Sunday Business Post spoke to ‘Sean’, who lost €2,000 after investing in PIPS.

‘Reassuring’ investors

‘Reassuring’ investors

In March this year, a local man who introduced the scheme to Kells e-mailed investors from a PIPS convention he was attending in Hawaii.

Energy cost-burden growing

Energy cost-burden growing

Perhaps the Economic and Social Research Institute could have chosen a better week to publish a study calling for a new carbon tax.

Poll points to shift of mood

Poll points to shift of mood

A not infrequent fib told by politicians is that they don't pay attention to opinion polls.

Sandymount, Dublin 4

Sandymount, Dublin 4

Hamilton Osborne King is handling the sale of a 228-square-metre Victorian two-storey-over-garden-level house with views over Dublin Bay at 137 Strand Road in Sandymount.

Object of desire

Object of desire

The champagne is removed from the fridge and you pop the cork in the usual extravagant style.

Sharp rise in Skoda sales

Sharp rise in Skoda sales

Skoda sales in western Europe have increased by 15.7 per cent in the first six months of the year, according to figures from parent company Volkswagen.

Navan, Co Meath

Navan, Co Meath

Mason Gavigan is handling the sale of a four-bedroom detached house at 54 Balreask Manor just off Trim Road in Navan.

Bathing/surfing rules

Bathing/surfing rules

Bathing and surfing are regulated in Biarritz. Beach surveillance is taken extremely seriously and is guaranteed from June 1 until October 1.

Top names at waste summit

Top names at waste summit

Some of the most influential decision-makers in the multi-million-euro waste-management industry will address the third National Waste Summit in Dublin next month.

New Punto due in December

New Punto due in December

A new Fiat Punto was presented in Turin last week. The car is of a higher quality than previous models, and a larger frame provides a more spacious cabin.

November date for Chrysler

November date for Chrysler

Early models of the Chrysler 300C are expected to go on sale in Ireland in November.

Teagasc upgrades client information system

Teagasc upgrades client information system

Teagasc, the state agriculture and food development authority, recently completed the installation of a client information system, which helps it better manage its financial and management information and improve service to farmers.