US tariffs on Chinese imports escalate trade dispute

US tariffs on Chinese imports escalate trade dispute China’s government responded quickly by announcing it will immediately impose penalties of ‘equal strength’ on US products. China has said that it will retaliate (Andy Wong/AP) The Trump administration...

Councils take just a third of available Nama social housing

Councils take just a third of available Nama social housing Nama offered almost 7,000 residential properties for social housing purposes. Brendan McDonagh (Brian Lawless/PA) Local councils in Ireland took fewer than 3,000 social housing units offered by...

Four Cork credit unions join forces to ‘cultivate’ a special loan package for local...

Four Cork credit unions join forces to 'cultivate' a special loan package for local farmers (Stock picture)Ear to the Ground presenter Darragh McCullough will launch the ‘Cultivate’ scheme at the Corrin Marts Complex next Tuesday Four...

Four credit unions join forces to ‘cultivate’ a special loan package for local farmers

Four credit unions join forces to 'cultivate' a special loan package for local farmers Ear to the Ground presenter Darragh McCullough will launch the ‘Cultivate’ scheme at the Corrin Marts Complex next Tuesday Four Cork credit...

China wasn’t invited to Singapore summit – but got everything it wanted

China wasn't invited to Singapore summit - but got everything it wanted Chinese President Xi Jinping wasn’t invited to the Singapore summit but will have been pleased with its outcome Not so long ago, China was...

Cork-based Wisetek opens new US facility

Cork-based Wisetek opens new US facility Sean Sheehan, CEO Wisetek Cork-based Wisetek Solutions has opened a new operations centre in Sacramento, California. The US location will hire up to 20 people at the facility. The company, which provides...

HIER komt de naam ‘ICI Paris XL’ vandaan

Voor kwalitatieve beautymerken kan je altijd terecht bij Ici Paris XL – de parfumerie is een gevestigde waarde in ons land, want de keten viert volgend jaar alweer z'n vijftigste (!) verjaardag op Belgische...

Kim offered assurances in bid to secure peace

Kim offered assurances in bid to secure peace North Korea’s leader Kim Jong-un visits The Marina Bay Sands hotel in Singapore yesterday. Photos: REUTERS/Edgar Su Donald Trump yesterday was preparing to tell Kim Jong-un he would...

At the heart of BoI’s strategy is a bet on the housing recovery

At the heart of BoI's strategy is a bet on the housing recovery Francesca McDonagh, Bank of Ireland CEO, released a wide-ranging strategy plan yesterday to investors in London. Picture: Caroline Quinn Bank of Ireland is...

Apple: 17,000 Irish jobs linked to creation of iPhone and iPad apps here

Apple: 17,000 Irish jobs linked to creation of iPhone and iPad apps here Ireland is the 19th largest ‘iOS app economy’ in Europe iPhone and iPad Apple says that there are now 17,000 jobs directly related to...

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