Post Reporter

Post Reporter

In the spotlight: Kylie Minogue

In the spotlight: Kylie Minogue

“Sweet Jesus holy Mary mother of whatever Yahweh almighty. Australian pop goddess-cum-gay icon Kylie Minogue has been diagnosed with breast cancer.”

June Irish launch date for new Volkswagens

June Irish launch date for new Volkswagens

The new generation Passat is one of three new Volkswagen models to be launched in Ireland in June.

Forecourt advertising

Forecourt advertising

Network cabling companyKedington has partnered with CAds, a newly-launched media company, to roll out an entertainment media system targeted at garage forecourts.

Comment: Eircom's costly mistake in not buying Meteor sooner

Comment: Eircom's costly mistake in not buying Meteor sooner

Non-mobile Eircom Eircom's decision not to press ahead and buy Meteor before last year's return to the stock market has been a costly mistake.

Breaking the banking habits of a lifetime

Breaking the banking habits of a lifetime

The National Consumer Agency may prompt changes in the way we manage our money, possibly to the detriment of the banks' bottom line.

Elan: FDA will be under pressure to resume sale of MS drug Tysabri

Elan: FDA will be under pressure to resume sale of MS drug Tysabri

The way Elan tells it, by the end of this summer the safety panel of the US Food and Drug Administrat ion (FDA) will be under immense pressure to let the sale resume of Tysabri.

Laird no stranger to controversy

Laird no stranger to controversy

The British peer who last week made allegations about former BOSI chairman Phil Flynn in the House of Commons faced financial queries when head of the Ulster Scots Agency, writes Paul T Colgan.

La Dolce Vita in Rome

La Dolce Vita in Rome

There is something wondrous about the very mention of Italy. This is even more so with Rome, one of the most famous cities in the world, if not the most famous.

Tech bosses still on big money

Tech bosses still on big money

The new boss of Iona can earn up to $544,000 a year. Ceva's boss got $456,500 last year.

Sabeo wins two data management contracts

Sabeo wins two data management contracts

Data protection specialist Sabeo Technologies has won two contracts to centralise data management and back-up systems on behalf of the Health Services Executive Shared Services Eastern Region (SSER).

Mortgage option is not so special

Mortgage option is not so special

While it may be reassuring to know that you can get a specialist mortgage if you get yourself into financial difficulties, they can prove to be an expensive option.

C0MPANY MATTERS: Protect your company name

C0MPANY MATTERS: Protect your company name

This week's expert is Daniel Cashman, an associate in the corporate and commercial department of Beauchamps Solicitors in Dublin.

Bromley finishes €1.2m Rotana solution

Bromley finishes €1.2m Rotana solution

Business Intelligence specialist Bromley Communications will shortly complete work on a €1.2 million contract to implement its Guest Optimisation Solution Amateo on behalf of hotel group Rotana.

New Honest crisps from Tayto

New Honest crisps from Tayto

Two new Tayto Honest products were launched last week to mark the subbrand's first birthday: a new salt-and-vinegar crisp flavour and Honest Ridges, a rebrand of Tayto LFC.

Open democracy

Open democracy

Your front page headline (SBP 22/ 5/05), ‘Taoiseach's secret deal with unions over airport', shows the openness and transparency ofour present administration.