Sunday, December 16, 2018

Mary Kenny: The prediction game

Mary Kenny: The prediction game Forecasting no longer involves gazing into a crystal ball Mary Kenny, writer and author. Photo: Tony Gavin Now here's an interesting career choice for any young graduate searching for...

US stock markets well-positioned to weather any trade war storms

US stock markets well-positioned to weather any trade war storms Workers lift bundles of steel pipe with a crane at a stockyard on the outskirts of Shanghai. The latest round of US...

Apple Watch, FitBit and Sonos speakers could be hit by latest US tariffs

Apple Watch, FitBit and Sonos speakers could be hit by latest US tariffs Fitness tracker The latest round of US tariffs on $200bn of Chinese goods could hit the Apple Watch, health trackers,...

Netflix’s house of cards wobbles

Netflix's house of cards wobbles Sacred Games on Netflix Netflix has 130 million subscribers. Its programmes have earned 112 nominations for the upcoming Emmy awards. And it just announced revenues of $3.9bn for...

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US wants a fair trade deal, Trump tells EU leaders Donald Trump met European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker at the White House. European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker meets Donald Trump (Evan Vucci/AP) US President...

Trump accuses China of vicious trade tactics amid escalating dispute

Trump accuses China of vicious trade tactics amid escalating dispute The US president is also set to meet EU chiefs for tough negotiations. Mr Trump is showing no let-up in his war of...

Satellite images show North Korea dismantling facilities at missile test site – report

Satellite images show North Korea dismantling facilities at missile test site - report Think tank says N.Korea dismantling facilities at missile site Measures indicate 'a significant confidence-building measure' N.Korea pledged to dismantle...

There is risk ahead, but let’s enjoy the good news while we still have...

There is risk ahead, but let's enjoy the good news while we still have it Some unprecedented uncertainties have had only limited effects on a still thriving Irish economy, writes Dan O'Brien GOING...

Life Motoring

The boom is back: We're now shelling out at least €30,000 on our new cars Photo posed We are now spending an average of €30,000+ on a new vehicle, a special report reveals. However,...

Business Irish

Richard Curran: Get a whistleblower to chair the new banking culture board Former Barings rogue trader Nick Leeson, whose actions brought down the bank. Photo: David Conachy The culture police are coming to...

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Interested in alternative energy sources on your farm?

Interested in alternative energy sources on your farm? The event takes place on Tuesday, 21 August at Gurteen Agricultural College in Co Tipperary. Next month Teagasc...

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