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Greencore shares rebounded by more than 9% yesterday after management reaffirmed the growth potential afforded by its recent purchase of US company Peacock Foods.
Saoirse Ronan’s star turn in awarding-winning Brooklyn has paid off for the young actor’s bank balance, with profits soaring over €430,000 at her entertainment firm.
Property firm Hibernia Reit said it has the resources to spend on growing its office holdings and may seek to expand its buy-to-let residential holdings.
The average Irish household owes over €30,000 — making Ireland the fourth most indebted country in the EU, the Central Bank has found.
Nokia has settled its legal battle with Apple with a new patent licence agreement and also signed a business deal with the US giant, surprising investors who had expected the dispute to drag on.
The Brexit squeeze on British consumers has hurt the UK government’s finances as well as retailers, new figures show, indicating that the economic slowdown at the start of the year is now being
These days, modern construction sites have huge trucks with big rotating tanks in their parking. The trucks mix cement and other ingredients to make concrete, meaning these sites need fewer men for ko
These days, modern construction sites have huge trucks with big rotating tanks in their parking. The trucks mix cement and other ingredients to make concrete, meaning these sites need fewer men for ko
The Passenger Service Vehicle (PSV) sector has always been a lucrative industry to invest in. It is estimated that there are more than half a million PSV matatus that ply our roads every day.
The Passenger Service Vehicle (PSV) sector has always been a lucrative industry to invest in. It is estimated that there are more than half a million PSV matatus that ply our roads every day.
Moody's Investors Service downgraded China's credit ratings on Wednesday for the first time in nearly 30 years, saying it expects the financial strength of the economy will erode in coming years as gr
The tourism sector on Tuesday got a major boost as President Uhuru Kenyatta opened two international hotels and laid the foundation stone for the tallest building in Africa.
The tourism sector on Tuesday got a major boost as President Uhuru Kenyatta opened two international hotels and laid the foundation stone for the tallest building in Africa.
The chairman of the daa is looking for more flexibility when it comes to the government-imposed pay cap that might prove restrictive as the semi-state body searches for a new chief executive.
Electricity prices could climb 15% as Ireland moves to renewable energy, but a new report makes the case that costs will be far higher if we fail to become a low-carbon economy.
British retail giant Marks & Spencer has seen annual profits tumble by nearly two thirds and revealed sales across its under-pressure clothing arm have plunged back into reverse.
The Islamic Corporation for the Development of the Private Sector (“ICD) and Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences High Technologies Park (ANAS HTP) have entered into a Joint Strategic Collaboration
CHICAGO (AP) — United Airlines CEO Oscar Munoz is likely to face questions from shareholders Wednesday about the rough removal of a passenger from a flight, an incident that sparked weeks of bad publ
WASHINGTON (AP) — Top officials in President Donald Trump’s Cabinet are heading to Capitol Hill to defend his plans to cut domestic programs and parry Democratic criticism of his tax proposals.
The proposal is to set up 200 kilolitres per day (klpd) molasses-based distillery and 6 mw co-generation power plant at Hariawan village. "The environment clearance to the DCM Shriram#39;s new disti
Businesses in Cape Town are taking steps to reduce their water consumption ahead of the City’s Level 4 water restrictions, due to be implemented next month.
Domestic airlines are all offering mega discounts as a part of their monsoon sales. The base fares on offer are as low as Rs 11-12 on selected destinations and periods.
BEIJING (AP) — The Moody’s ratings agency on Monday cut China’s credit rating due to surging debt, prompting a protest by Beijing and highlighting challenges faced by communist leaders as
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Chinese automaker Geely has agreed to buy a 49.9 percent stake in Malaysian manufacturer Proton, in a deal aimed at reviving the loss-making company. Proton’s owne
Even for a moment if you assume that the alternate structure for whatever reason does not work theoretically, then the HDFC Life IPO option is always there, said Keki Mistry, Vice Chairman, and CEO,
Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies takes exception to public scrutiny around who the beneficiaries of a multi billion black industrialist programme are.
BEIJING (AP) — Chinese stocks sank Wednesday after Moody’s cut Beijing’s government debt rating and other Asian markets rose following Wall Street’s advance. KEEPING SCORE: The Shan
"The FDA filing acceptance follows the acceptance of the regulatory filing of tildrakizumab by the European Medicines Agency (EMA) in March 2017. Tildrakizumab is an investigational IL-23p19 inhibit
CHICAGO (Reuters) - U.S. grains trader Bunge Ltd said on Tuesday it was not in talks with Swiss mining and commodities group Glencore Plc , after the latter said it had made an informal approach to d
The budget deficit was 3.8 percent of gross domestic product for the 2016/17 fiscal year, but will be reduced to 3.3 percent over the next three years.
The South African Forum of Civil Engineering Contractors issues a stinging rebuke about the lack of ethical leadership in SA and its impact on investment.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Financial Stability Oversight Council (FSOC), which brings together all U.S. financial watchdogs, used to be the scourge of Wall Street but under Treasury Secretary Steven M
V K Sharma, chairman, LIC said that while their Ulip product performed well, their focus will be on traditional products. "At the end of the day, our policyholder interest is supreme and their retur
TOKYO (Reuters) - Chinese stocks fell and the Australian dollar skidded on Wednesday after Moody's downgraded its sovereign credit rating on China, adding to worries about the global impact of slowing
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A U.S. appeals court will weigh whether certain hiring practices at two of the country's top financial market regulators violate the Constitution on Wednesday, in a pair of case
In FY16, when the downturn had hit both the domestic and exports market, Shakti Pumps was operating at 45 percent capacity utilisation. Now, its turnaround story is clearly visible in recent quarter
LUBEC, Maine (AP) — Maine’s U.S. senators are on board with a plan to make it easier for seafood dealers to export sea urchins and sea cucumbers outside of the United States. The senators say u
The five-seater premium SUV will be Volkswagenâ??s first all-new model introduction in India in nearly a year. The company last year in June launched the Ameo compact sedan which is built on the Pol
THE Municipality of Valladolid in Negros Occidental was awarded Tuesday as one of the outstanding rice municipalities and cities in the Philippines during the 2016 Rice Achievers Awards of the Departm
PARTICIPATING micro enterprises from Negros Occidental generated about P3.2 million in sales during the three-day 2017 International Food Exposition (Ifex) Philippines held at the World Trade Center i
As part of its exercise to restructure the PE segment, Allcargo transferred similar businesses to its joint venture company Avvashya CCI Logistics Pvt Ltd. Allcargo is part of the Avvashya Group own
THE Municipal Government of Hinigaran has received almost P7.3 million worth of projects through the bottom-up budgeting (BUB) program of the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI). DTI-Negros Occiden
BEIJING (AP) — China is shutting down its only undersea coal mine as the government struggles to rein in rising production that threatens to frustrate a planned shift to cleaner-burning fuels. The st
HONG KONG (AP) — Rating agency Moody’s cut its credit rating for China on Wednesday, citing slowing economic growth and rising debt that it says will erode the country’s financial strengt
Foreign-exchange markets reacted to the news, with the Australian dollar dropping from levels around $0.7480 to as low as $0.7452 in the wake of the announcement.
Technicians are able to perform scheduled maintenance, service, repair, modify and upgrade aircraft at the hangar             
TOKYO (Reuters) - China's main stock index fell one percent and the Australian dollar slipped on Wednesday after Moody's cut its sovereign credit rating on China.
The fate of 100,000 current Bell MTS wireless customers — at least insofar as whether or not they have been selected as part of the migration to Telus — will ......
Uber on Tuesday admitted to underpaying its New York City drivers tens of millions of dollars for the last 2 1/2 years. “We are committed to paying every driver every penny they are owed — plus in
TOKYO (Reuters) - The dollar held firm on Wednesday, having rebounded from 6-1/2-month lows against its major peers helped by a rise in U.S. Treasury yields, while the yuan eased after Moody's cut its
The world’s best player of what might be humankind’s most complicated board game was defeated Tuesday by Google software called AlphaGo, offering a glimpse of the promise of new technologies that mim
SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Moody's Investors Services downgraded China's long-term local and foreign currency issuer ratings on Wednesday, citing expectations that the financial strength of the world's seco
GAIL is also currently executing gas pipelines worth Rs 20,000 crore and another Rs 10,000 crore worth of lines are under various stages of evaluation.
"Voltas Limited, a Tata Enterprise; and Ardutch BV, a subsidiary of Arcelik AS - part of the Koc Group, have agreed to establish a joint venture company (JVC) in India, to enter the consumer durable
India#39;s most influential government think-tank unveiled a policy blueprint this month aimed at electrifying all vehicles in the country by 2032, in a move that is catching the attention of car ma
The fate of 100,000 current Bell MTS wireless customers — at least insofar as whether or not they have been selected as part of the migration to Telus — will ......
A former St. Boniface gas station/automotive junkyard is being transformed into a new shipping office, cold-storage facility and paved storage yard for Star Building Materials. The $4.9-million redev
SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Moody's Investors Services downgraded China's long-term local and foreign currency issuer ratings on Wednesday, citing expectations that the financial strength of the world's seco
Former FC Barcelona president Sandro Rosell has been arrested. Rosell's arrest followed several early morning raids on Rosell's businesses as well as his home near the famed Camp Nou where the Barcelo
TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian shares edged lower in early trade on Wednesday, while the Australian dollar and the offshore Chinese yuan slipped after Moody's cut its sovereign credit rating on China.
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