Irish livestock has among the lowest antibiotics use in the EU, veterinarian Fergal Morris told the MSD Animal Health conference in Dublin.
A new accord by the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (Opec) to extend its curb on output has not yet had its desired effect of driving up prices but the effect of earlier cuts may be
In a couple of weeks, the new leader of Fine Gael will be in situ and presumably will become the next Taoiseach, at least for a short period of time.
Shares in Dublin-based agri-services group Origin Enterprises dipped yesterday after it said sterling’s weakness versus the euro impacted on its seasonally important third quarter revenues.
Lenovo’s quarterly profit has fallen less than expected after the global personal computer market eked out growth for the first time since 2012.
Online shopping deliveries from the UK will be subject to the same costs as a package from the US or Asia following Brexit, the chairman of the Revenue board, Niall Cody, has said.
Irish fruit distribution company Total Produce has raised its earnings outlook for 2017 after seeing a continuation of its strong trading performance in the first four months of the year.
Former Ford Motor chief Mark Fields, who led the company as it lost almost $25bn (€22.3bn) in market value, could walk away with payouts worth about $57.5m.
There is not enough social housing to allow for “widespread repossessions” and the new mortgage-to-rent scheme offers the best way of tackling the huge backlog in mortgage arrears, Davy St
Tourism in the Republic has been hit by the Brexit slump in sterling which has reduced spending from the North and cut visitor numbers crossing the Irish Sea from Britain, an official survey suggests.
Impala Platinum plunges in Johannesburg trading after saying it will refinance about R5.2 billion of convertible bonds, which could dilute existing shareholders.
AfriForum application to halt power cuts dismissed
Sensex hits fresh all-time high of 30,847.48 in early trade, Nifty at new peak of 9,534.75.
Oil extended falls on Friday after tumbling in the previous session when OPEC and allied producers extended output cuts
Facebook's CEO Mark Zuckerberg returned to Harvard, the school he dropped out of to start the pioneering social network.
State Bank of India is set to hire Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Deutsche Bank, IIFL, JM Financial, Kotak and SBI Capital to manage a share sale of up to 150 billion rupees.
It was officially announced by the Associated Press that Republican Greg Gianforte won the Montana special congressional election. Despite an early lead, Gianforte pulled ahead of Democratic candidate
President Donald Trump recently signed an executive order that he said would keep his campaign promise to defend religious groups from the IRS when they engage in political speech. Like other experts,
The National Union of Mineworkers tables its list of one-year wage demands to Kumba Iron Ore for the 2017 wage negotiations
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has congratulated outgoing prime minister of Nepal Pushpa Kamal Dahal 'Prachanda' for the successful conduct of local elections there.
Modi conveyed his felicitations to
Martina Navratilova today called for a name change of the Margaret Court Arena at Melbourne Park after the Australian great's boycott of airliner Qantas over its same-sex marriage stance.
Rafael Nadal admitted that he almost "destroyed" his wrist at last year's French Open, as he relived the pain which forced him to abandon his pursuit of a 10th Roland Garros title.
The Spanish st
Former Rep. Jack Kingston (R-GA) got thoroughly schooled while attempting to excuse Montana Republican congressional candidate Greg Gianforte for alleged body slamming Guardian reporter Ben Jacobs. Du
Actor Kit Harington says both he and his girlfriend Rose Leslie are excited about living together.
The 30-year-old actor, who plays a fan-favourite character Jon Snow on the HBO series "Game of Thron
Singer Lana Del Rey says she had a wonderful time collaborating with Stevie Nicks on her upcoming album, "Lust For Life" and says she is everything one would dream her to be.
The 31-year-old songstre
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SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Crude prices were on the defensive on Friday after an agreement by OPEC to extend existing supply curbs disappointed investors wagering on larger cuts, prompting a move away from
TFG’s acquisition of RAG further broadens its international expansion into chosen geographical areas
BEIJING (Reuters) - China's structural reforms will not be enough to arrest its rising debt, and another credit rating downgrade for the country is possible unless it gets its ballooning credit in che
Music producer-radio personality DJ Khaled has confirmed singer Rihanna will feature on his upcoming album titled, "Grateful".
The 41-year-old DJ took to Instagram where he posted a message dedicated
Actor Ed Westwick says he will not return to "Gossip Girl" if the hit show is revived in the future.
The 29-year-old actor, who played the suave and ruthless businessman Chuck Bass in The CW series,
Facing competition from countries like India and China, US lawmakers are exploring the possibility of making changes in the five-decades-old Outer Space Treaty, which they argue needs a re-look given
The rand extended gains against the dollar to a two-month high on Thursday as the greenback stumbled.
Actor Val Kilmer has expressed his desire to appear in the "Top Gun" sequel.
The 57-year-old actor is keen to reprise his role as cocky fighter pilot Tom 'Iceman' Kazanski in the sequel to the 1986 c