Friday, December 14, 2018

Barbecue and beer sales up due to World Cup and sun

Barbecue and beer sales up due to World Cup and sun (Stock image) The World Cup and sustained sunshine have combined to send more people to the shops and pubs. Spending last month rose...

China stocks end lower after data shows economy cooling

China stocks end lower after data shows economy cooling (stock picture) China stocks ended lower on Tuesday after data showed further signs of cooling in the country's economy and as trade war worries...

Ceol agus craic as crowds descend on Drogheda for Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann

Ceol agus craic as crowds descend on Drogheda for Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann Caoimhe Hegarty (10) from Cong, Co Mayo, entertains the crowds on the first day of the Fleadh Cheoil na...

Number of students who got over 400 points on the rise

Number of students who got over 400 points on the rise Stock image The number of Leaving Certificate candidates scoring high points for college entry has jumped since the changes to the exam...

Astronomers urging Irish businesses to reach for the stars

Astronomers urging Irish businesses to reach for the stars The chair of the Irish Astronomy Society, the most popular of its kind in the world, says the country has a rich tradition...

Turkey urges US to ‘stay loyal to Nato alliance’ as currency crisis deepens

Turkey urges US to 'stay loyal to Nato alliance' as currency crisis deepens A woman walks past by a board showing exchange rates in a currency exchange office in Istanbul. Photo: Reuters Turkey's...

Thinking of buying new or trading up this year? Here are answers to your...

Thinking of buying new or trading up this year? Here are answers to your crucial questions   BMW X5 Car-value expert Gillian Keogh teams up with Motoring Editor Eddie Cunningham to help you make...

More than 100 Westminster seats have ‘switched from Leave to Remain since EU referendum’

More than 100 Westminster seats have 'switched from Leave to Remain since EU referendum' Picture: Reuters More than 100 Westminster constituencies which backed Leave in the 2016 referendum would now vote to remain...

‘Alive and kicking’ – German economy shifts into higher gear

'Alive and kicking' - German economy shifts into higher gear Stock photo The German economy picked up more steam than expected in the second quarter, driven by higher household and state spending, data...

Turkey’s central bank bids to boost lira as markets meltdown spirals

Turkey's central bank bids to boost lira as markets meltdown spirals Women exchange currency at an office in Istanbul Turkish policymakers made their first move to bolster the financial system and investor confidence...

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Dublin-headquartered firm Roomex raises €8m to develop global hotel booking platform

Dublin-headquartered firm Roomex raises €8m to develop global hotel booking platform Roomex has raised €8m series in funding as it looks to develop its booking...

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