Public Works is seeking ways of accelerating economic transformation by joining forces with private investors to state coastal properties.
Cavan-headquartered specialist building materials group Kingspan is “ready to do something big” on the acquisition front, its chief executive Gene Murtagh said yesterday.
Ireland remains the eurozone’s largest centre for financial special purpose vehicles (SPVs), ECB data shows, placing it far ahead of closest rival Luxembourg.
Cork businesses have backed calls for a €12m stimulus package for the tourism industry in the wake of falling UK visitors following sterling’s post-Brexit vote slump.
British manufacturers could rush to establish bases in the North to avoid customs tariffs after Brexit, a lobby group for the industry has claimed.
European stocks yesterday fell as Thursday’s terror attack in Barcelona weighed on investor sentiment, the Ftse 100 coming under pressure from falls among consumer giants, financials, and airlin
Pre-tax profits at the newly-acquired Sam McCauley Chemists group jumped 55% to €4.63m last year, new figures show.
Nestle has said it will defend claims in a new lawsuit in which Atari accused the Swiss food company of pilfering its classic 1970s video game Breakout to help sell Kit Kat bars.
Comedian Bill Maher refused to believe that Vice President Mike Pence is as bad as Donald Trump. During a conversation about the Democratic Party, Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom (D-CA) maintained that the Russ
During the opening comments about the Nazi and Klan members marching in Charlottesville, Virginia, Gavin Newsom, Democratic Lt. Governor of California, wondered how it was possible the GOP didn’
The US decision to sell 22 Sea Guardian drones to India at an estimated cost of USD 2 billion will create around 2,000 jobs in the US and "cement" bilateral ties, an American executive involved in the
Magician and comedian Penn Jillette said that the amazing thing President Donald Trump has done is bring everyone together — it’s just against him. “You know, I always thought if we
Condemning the assumption of legislative powers by the "illegitimate" constituent assembly, the US has said the "power grab" is designed to supplant the democratically-elected National Assembly with a
As HBO’s Bill Maher noted on Friday, “Trump’s vacation is not going well. He’s about as popular as a norovirus on a cruise ship.” “Are you tired of winning yet?R
Venezuela's sacked attorney general Luisa Ortega, a strident critic of President Nicolas Maduro, arrived today in Colombia, immigration officials said.
Ortega was sacked by a new all-powerful assembl
The members of the President's Committee on the Arts and the Humanities (PCAH), an advisory committee to the White House on cultural issues, have resigned citing the controversial comments made by US
Michigan officials are pursuing the Toyota/Mazda plant, saying the state has a better shot than in the past when union concerns have been a deterrent.
On Friday, every single member of the President’s Committee on the Arts and the Humanities resigned in protest to President Donald Trump’s “support of the hate groups and terrorists
Tech Review: The pros and cons of a new iHome Audio product designed to augment the Echo Dot digital assistant with stereo speakers and a digital clock.
The Congress on Saturday said people like Mirwaiz Umar Farooq are worsening situation in Kashmir Valley.The Congress' reaction is on Mirwaiz's allegation that "each day young educated boys are being k
Baby number four is on the way for Coleen Rooney, the wife of footballer megastar Wayne Rooney.The 31-year-old confirmed the news on her Twitter account by writing, "So Happy!!! ... Never denied the n
American actress Sarah Hyland and her boy friend of more than two years, Dominic Sherwood, have broken up.The 26-year-old actress and the 27-year-old British Shadowhunters actor's breakup was mutual,
After a lengthy illness, TV entertainer and showbiz legend, Sir Bruce Forsyth has died at 89.His family confirmed that the veteran TV presenter - who fronted 'Strictly Come Dancing' from 2004-2014 - p
The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Saturday hailed Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Modi for unravelling Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) supremo Lalu Prasad Yadav's link with sand mafia in the state.BJP
The Congress on Saturday said that Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar who was once a respected leader is now working as Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Amit Shah's servant.Nitish recently walked
“I hope you had a good week,” Stephen Colbert said in his opening monologue on Friday’s episode of The Late Show. “But I know that you haven’t because I live here too.
Hours after he left the White House as its chief strategist, Stephen Bannon today returned to Breitbart News as its executive chairman, a position he held before joining the Trump campaign last year t
The Federal Aviation Administration on Friday shortened by three weeks a public comment period for a study that will determine whether the Raiders’ proposed 225-foot-tall stadium would impact je
US President Donald Trump is "studying and considering his options" for a new strategy to protect the American interest in South Asia, the White House said today after a meeting of Trump with his top
The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Saturday said that separatist Mirwaiz Umar Farooq is getting antsy because of the crackdown on the flow of funds.BJP leader R.K. Singh said that that Mirwaiz knows
There is a 30% to 40% of rain Saturday morning into early Saturday afternoon for the 2017 Woodward Dream Cruise.
Warren Buffett’s battle for control of a Texas power company took a turn as a new mystery bidder emerged to challenge Berkshire Hathaway Inc.’s $9 billion offer.
With most of the former Bell MTS wireless customers tagged to switch to Telus as part of Bell’s acquisition of MTS completed earlier this year, the next wave of subscriber ...
The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Saturday said that former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah is trying to politicize Article 35 (A) issue to come to power.BJP leader S. Prakash said th