Sunday, July 15, 2018
Trump approves plan to impose tough China tariffs The president is expected to impose tariffs on at least 35 billion to 40 billion dollars of Chinese imports. Donald Trump (AP Photo/Evan Vucci) Donald Trump has approved a plan to impose punishing tariffs...
Brexit beefs pile up for food sector The UK is the Irish food and drink industry’s largest trading partner. Stock image. GettyImages Ireland's food and drink companies fear the UK's exit from the European Union will leave them grappling with hefty...
Illegal cigarettes seized by Revenue The seized tobacco Last Wednesday Revenue officers carried out searches under warrant at a number of premises in the Dundalk area and seized 80,000 unstamped cigarettes of various brands, 4.5kgs of 'Lucky Strike' tobacco and a...
Sinn Fein has lust for power but just can't find a partner Mary Lou McDonald has a long way to go as she tries to lead her party closer to government SEEKING POWER: Mary Lou McDonald with Michelle O’Neill after giving...
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 the creation of iPhone and...
China raises import duties on American products as ‘trade war’ intensifies China ‘doesn’t want a trade war’ but has to ‘fight back strongly’, said a Commerce Ministry statement. President Donald Trump has announced that the US will impose a 25% tariff...
US announces tough tariffs on Chinese imports China has said that it will retaliate with 50 billion dollars in tariffs in response, rattling financial markets. China has said that it will retaliate (Andy Wong/AP) The Trump administration has announced a 25% tariff...
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 has announced a 25% tariff...
We really need to address growing problem of our love of plastics Opinion Up to 80 plastic bags extracted from within a whale are seen in Songkhla, Thailand, in this still image from a June 1, 2018 video footage by Thailand’s...
What housing minister needs now is courage Murphy's policy document on height is imminent, but will it lift Dublin's skyline 'Eoghan Murphy has put through some measures but there's a lot more to do' Photo: Keith Arkins Just when you thought we...

RECENT POSTS