Thursday, June 20, 2019

Blow for Liebherr employees

Blow for Liebherr employees Up to 800 staff at Liebherr in Killarney, who are on a three-day-week from September 1, have not been told for how long the cost-cutting measure will be...

PTSB shares surge on its loan sale

PTSB shares surge on its loan sale Permanent TSB. Photo: Collins Shares in Permanent TSB closed up a massive 9.375pc at €2.10 yesterday, after the bank confirmed its long-planned sale of more than...

Bank of England raises rates but signals no rush for further hike as uncertain...

Bank of England raises rates but signals no rush for further hike as uncertain Brexit looms Mark Carney. Photo: Reuters The Bank of England pushed interest rates above their financial crisis lows on...

€1K ‘Granny Grant’ proposed for grandparents who help with childcare in Budget talks

€1K 'Granny Grant' proposed for grandparents who help with childcare in Budget talks Independent Alliance demands payment in Budget negotiations (Stock photo)Transport Minister Shane Ross wants to reduce the impact of childcare costs for...

Carney rate-hike guidance hits pound

Carney rate-hike guidance hits pound Bank of England Governor Mark Carney. Photo: PA The pound fell yesterday despite the Bank of England lifting interest rates from crisis-era lows, after Governor Mark Carney said...

Dollar sends yuan, Aussie dollar lower on fears of US tariff threats

Dollar sends yuan, Aussie dollar lower on fears of US tariff threats (stock picture) The dollar strengthened on Wednesday, sending the Chinese yuan towards recent lows and pressuring the Australian dollar on fears...

Profits up 60pc at Topshop Irish arm

Profits up 60pc at Topshop Irish arm Revenues were up at the firm which operates the Burton, Dorothy Perkins and Evans brands Pre-tax profits at the Irish arm of Cristina Green's retail firm...

European economy slows amid global trade war fears

European economy slows amid global trade war fears Growth eased to 0.3%, down from 0.4% in the first quarter. There are fears of a global trade war over the policies pursued by US...

Japan plans to take the pain out of Monday morning blues

Japan plans to take the pain out of Monday morning blues Shining Monday is part of a broader plan to encourage companies to cut down on employees’ overtime and get them out...

Strategy will help to progress greenways

Strategy will help to progress greenways Strategy is 'positive news' for Wicklow and Blessington projects Blessington Greenway The newly-launched Greenway Strategy could have great benefits for greenways around the Garden County. The strategy aims to...

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A young artist shared the fruits of their practice and gained...

A young artist shared the fruits of their practice and gained a bunch of internet fans Reddit users were wowed by the paintings. (Brant Georgia/PA) A young...

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