Sunday, July 15, 2018

Business World

Asian shares falter as US readies China tariffs Photo: Depositphotos Asian shares wobbled on Friday as investors braced for US tariffs against China, while the euro flirted with two-week lows after a cautious European Central Bank indicated it would not raise...
ECB interest rates to remain at present levels at least 'through the summer of 2019' ECB President Mario Draghi The European Central Bank said it will end its unprecedented bond purchase scheme by the close of the year, taking its biggest...
German sentiment at six-year low German Chancellor Angela Merkel attends a news conference with representatives of the trade organisations in Berlin, Germany. Photo: Reuters The mood among German investors has sunk to its lowest in nearly six years, a survey has...
Toolmaking apprentice €1m boost The Government has allocated IT Sligo €1 million for the future development of the toolmaking apprenticeship programme which it administers. This is part of a Government initiative which will see the State investing €8m capital funding in...
My sons like to sit separately from me on flights: Kirstie Allsopp The presenter revealed her children like the independence when she sometimes sits in premium economy. Kirstie Allsopp likes to fly in a separate section of the plane from her...
Curbs on capital's new runway will cost us 17,000 jobs, warns airport boss Dublin Airport currently has about 100 flights between 11pm and 7am every day. Stock Image As many as 17,000 jobs will be lost unless restrictions on the development...
Straight out of the Ether - a billion-dollar crypto magnate lands in Dublin Inventing Ethereum made Joe Lubin a billionaire. At the launch of his new ConsenSys office in the capital, Adrian Weckler went to find out what the crypto-celebrity...
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...
From milking cows to running health care giant Bupa ....Meet Evelyn Bourke As CEO of the global health brand Bupa and a non-exec BoI director, Evelyn Bourke has quietly risen to the top, writes John Reynolds Evelyn Bourke. Photo: George Brooks Milking...
Donald Trump hits back at ‘very Low IQ’ Robert De Niro De Niro received a standing ovation at the Tony awards for yelling ‘f*** Trump’. Donald Trump has hit back at Robert De Niro and labelled him ‘punch-drunk’. (Niall Carson/PA) Donald Trump...

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