Almost 56,000 students received the results of their Leaving Certificate last week, and while most hope to go on to college, many find choosing a suitable course a daunting task.
Opec oil supply is set to fall by 419,000 barrels per day this month, a company that tracks the organisation’s shipments forecast yesterday, reflecting plans for lower exports by Saudi Arabia an
There are growing calls for Ireland to join the European Organisation for Nuclear Research (Cern) in order to capitalise on €300m worth of commercial projects as well as encouraging more Irish st
The UK has set out proposals to ensure that goods and services currently approved for sale across the UK and EU can continue to be traded after Brexit.
The euro rebounded from the day’s lows yesterday but held well below a two and a half year high hit earlier this month as markets bet the single currency’s double-digit gains this year may
Property developer Johnny Ronan has made moves to secure planning permission for two flagship developments in Dublin and Wicklow.
Ireland must seize opportunities in the health technology sector, which is estimated to be worth €475bn globally by 2018. However, threats from Brexit remain on the horizon, according to the body
The considerable uncertainty surrounding Brexit and sharp depreciation of sterling over the past two years certainly present challenges for the Irish economy, writes Oliver Mangan.
Lufthansa has received more German government support in its bid to take over substantial assets of insolvent rival Air Berlin, with German Economy Minister Brigitte Zypries saying she would welcome s
China’s Great Wall Motors has confirmed its interest in bidding for all or part of Jeep maker Fiat-Chrysler Automobiles.
Greek government bond yields dipped yesterday after Fitch became the second ratings agency to upgrade it to “Single B” status, marking another milestone in the debt-laden country’s s
Chinese automaker Great Wall is “deeply interested” in the iconic American brand, now part of Fiat Chrysler, but politics could derail its ambitions.
TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian shares edged higher on Tuesday, taking solace from modest gains on Wall Street even as investors remained wary ahead of the annual central banking conference in Jackson Hole la
Donald Trump on Monday will give a speech detailing the United States’ strategy in Afghanistan, a 16-year long conflict that’s waged since Oct 7, 2001. Trump will speak from Arlington, Virginia at 9:0
Local resident asks supervisors to move the soldier statue off courthouse lawn.
Social network makes it easier to see if friends have marked themselves 'safe' during dangerous events
Despite their symbolic moves, many C.E.O.s will continue to advocate positions in person and through lobbyists, while people in Mr. Trump’s inner circle face a harder decision.
Tronc, the paper’s parent company, installed Ross Levinsohn, a former executive at Fox and Yahoo, as the publisher and chief executive of The Times.
U.S. stocks were nearly flat Monday, as the Standard & Poor's 500 index steadied following back-to-back losses the last two weeks. This week may be a calmer one for the stock market, after an unch
You’d think Monday’s total solar eclipse would disprove Flat Earth theory, but you’d be wrong. According to BuzzFeed’s Katie Notopoulos, who delved into the world of Flat Earth
A California startup has made some breakthroughs in its quest to build in-space factories that will orbit the Earth and pump out products that are too difficult or expensive to make at home.
U.S. finance chiefs are shrinking the time it takes to convert trillions tied up in their businesses into tangible cash. Some of their European counterparts are struggling to do the same.
Nevada’s drone officials are putting what one calls a “twist” on workforce development: the pyramid model.
This year has seen a historic number of class-action securities lawsuits. Law firms are increasingly bringing securities cases targeting business disruptions or disasters, failed pharmaceutical trials
There was no hint of buyer’s remorse at Sempra Energy on Monday after the San Diego-based Fortune 500 company outbid storied investor Warren Buffett to acquire a Texas power transmission company —
The conservative politics site The Daily Caller—founded by bow-tie aficionado Tucker Carlson—published a “mean spirited” article on Monday about Donald Trump’s youngest son, Barron Trump. “It’s high t
Fiat Chrysler, in a statement, said no discussions have occurred with Great Wall.
Some landline phones have built-in call blockers that sometimes work.
During a Monday MSNBC panel, the president of an LGBTQ rights organization had enough of the “rationalizing” conversations surrounding Steve Bannon’s exit from Donald Trump’s W
Iran, accused of supporting Shiite Huthi rebels in Yemen, "is part of the problem, not the solution" when it comes to ending conflict in the war-torn nation, Yemen's top diplomat has said.
"Iran is t
Italy said it has found traces of fipronil in two eggs samples, making it the latest country hit by the Europe-wide insecticide scandal, while a batch of tainted frozen omelettes was also withdrawn.
One of two girls accused with stabbing a friend inspired by a fictitious internet character pleaded guilty to a reduced attempted homicide charge in a Wisconsin court.
Anissa Weier, who is now 15 but
CAIRO (Reuters) - OPEC will discuss at a meeting in November whether to extend or end production cuts, Kuwait's oil minister Essam al-Marzouq told Kuwait TV on Monday.
Jennifer Higley Spath sat cross-legged on the grass at the Orlando Science Center, gazing toward the afternoon sky Monday, wearing cardboard glasses specially created to allow her to look at the sun.S