Friday, May 24, 2019

Qatar plans ‘big new German investments’

Qatar plans 'big new German investments'   Qatar, the world's biggest exporter of liquefied natural gas (LNG), has shareholdings in companies including Volkswagen, Deutsche Bank, Siemens, Hochtief and SolarWorld. Stock photo Qatar plans to...

Irish education system needs ‘profound changes’ to secure our digital future

Irish education system needs 'profound changes' to secure our digital future Alastair Blair, country managing director for Accenture Ireland, at the firm’s Hanover Quay offices. Photo: Caroline Quinn. The managing director of Accenture...

Vodafone agrees AU$15bn deal to merge its Australian operations with TPG Telecom

Vodafone agrees AU$15bn deal to merge its Australian operations with TPG Telecom Stock photo Mobile phone giant Vodafone has agreed a AU$15bn (€9.3m) deal to merge its Australian operations with TPG Telecom. Vodafone said...

Typhoon Jebi: Japan issues evacuation notice for more than 1m people

Typhoon Jebi: Japan issues evacuation notice for more than 1m people Typhoon makes landfall in western Japan Evacuation advisories issued for more than 1 million people Tides in some areas highest since...

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Ryanair: Are we witnessing the slow death of free hand luggage? Ryanair is set to become the only European airline to charge for hand luggage. Will others follow suit? Frankfurt-Hahn Airport. Passengers board...

An evening of nostalgia for Junior Chamber

An evening of nostalgia for Junior Chamber Former members of the now defunct Junior Chamber Wexford are invited to attend a special reunion at Wexford Boat Club on September 8 at 8...

10 best things to do in Hong Kong – from dim sum to Disneyland

10 best things to do in Hong Kong - from dim sum to Disneyland Ireland now has direct flights to Hong Kong. Regular visitor Gillian Tsoi takes off to explore the Asian...

Barratt books big rise in annual profits

Barratt books big rise in annual profits The housebuilder hailed an ‘outstanding’ year and said market conditions remain good. Barratt has posted an increase in profits (David Davies/PA) Housebuilder Barratt Developments has posted a...

Bank of Ireland sign up in three-year partnership

Bank of Ireland sign up in three-year partnership This partnership now places Bank of Ireland at the heart of rugby across the island of Ireland. Stock image Connacht Rugby and Bank of Ireland...

FTSE 100 knocked by stronger pound

FTSE 100 knocked by stronger pound London’s top flight closed the day down 47.18 points. Vodafone led the fallers (Yui Mok/PA) The FTSE 100 ended in negative territory on Thursday, dented by a resurgent...

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Éamon Ó Cuiv to deliver annual Liam Lynch oration

Éamon Ó Cuiv to deliver annual Liam Lynch oration 'The sacrifice Liam Lynch made is as relevant today as it was almost a century ago' General...

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