Friday December 13, 2019

The week in business

A look behind the stories with Róisín Burke

22nd August, 2015
Jim McKelvey, co-founder of payments giant Square: just what was he up to in Dublin?

Tech tycoon takes up global matchmaking for über-geeks

On Thursday, US president Barack Obama confiscated my mobile phone. That’s the first time in close to a decade that we’ve been separated, so as my other half said, kudos to Potus. Or at least to some of his extremely thorough and serious Marines at the US Embassy.

I and others attended for one of Ambassador Kevin O’Malley’s stimulating Creative...

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