Sunday, July 15, 2018
Dollar rise as Trump and Kim sign 'comprehensive' document at landmark summit Traders Steven Kaplan, right, and Michael Milano works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Photo: AP The dollar hovered near 3-week highs on Tuesday and Asian...
Global stash of foreign currency holdings is dominated by Asia China dominates in holding far more foreign currency reserves than any other nation, with the Asian economic powerhouse in possession of around $3.1trn in reserves. A ranking of the top 10...
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...
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 Cork credit unions have joined...
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...
Swiss voters reject 'real money' plan The so-called sovereign money initiative, or 'Vollgeld', would have ended the system of fractional reserve banking that’s been around for centuries by allowing only the Swiss National Bank to 'create' money. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann/File Photo Swiss...
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 IT asset disposal and secure...
President hits back at 'punch-drunk' De Niro after 'F-bomb' Oscar-winner Robert De Niro launches his attack at the Tonys. Photo: Michael Zorn/Invision/AP Donald Trump has hit back at Robert De Niro, calling him a "very low IQ individual", after the Oscar-winning...
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...
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...

RECENT POSTS