Publicans plead for no water cuts at the weekend

Publicans plead for no water cuts at the weekend Licensed Vintners Association chief Donall O’Keeffe Publicans have urged Irish Water not to impose restrictions coming into the weekend amid fears it will affect the night-time economy. The...

Theresa May doing a ‘fantastic’ job on Brexit, says Donald Trump and brands criticism...

Theresa May doing a 'fantastic' job on Brexit, says Donald Trump and brands criticism of UK Prime Minister as 'fake news' Donald Trump says looks forward to trade deal with UK In interview, had said...

Pound stages minor recovery after being bruised by UK political jitters

Pound stages minor recovery after being bruised by UK political jitters Sterling was up against both the US dollar and euro. The pound launched a recovery on Tuesday (PA) The pound staged a minor recovery on Tuesday...

EU blames looming US trade war as it slashes growth forecast

EU blames looming US trade war as it slashes growth forecast The European Commission yesterday cut its forecasts for the Eurozone's economic growth this year, citing trade tensions with the United States and rising oil...

Dr Ciara Kelly: “We really need to realise that alcohol is a drug

Dr Ciara Kelly: "We really need to realise that alcohol is a drug Dr Ciara Kelly Last weekend there were calls from gardai and emergency first responders in west Cork for parents to act more responsibly,...

Business Irish

Glenveagh down more than 6pc in afternoon trading Markets Report Shares in housebuilder Glenveagh Properties were down more than 6pc in afternoon trading yesterday (stock picture) Shares in housebuilder Glenveagh Properties were down more than 6pc in...

Small tax cuts every year is the best way to keep on track, claims...

Small tax cuts every year is the best way to keep on track, claims Donohoe Finance Minister Paschal Donohoe wants 'gradualism' Small tax cuts every year are the best way of rewarding workers and ensuring the...

Fine weather and drought put the brakes on wind and hydro power

Fine weather and drought put the brakes on wind and hydro power “Because of the intermittent nature of wind, we always make sure there is conventional electricity generation available to keep the lights on when...

Opinion: When are we going to face up to the hard facts about expansion?

Opinion: When are we going to face up to the hard facts about expansion? Stock Image. What a challenging farming year we are having. At this stage it looks as if Mother Nature is prepared to...

Fiona Ness: Helping staff cope with mother load can deliver for employer and employee

Fiona Ness: Helping staff cope with mother load can deliver for employer and employee Image: Getty Emoluments and perquisites: the sweeteners that can entice talented people to take up a job offer, or remain in a...

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