Facebook shares fall amid slowdown in revenue and user growth

Facebook shares fall amid slowdown in revenue and user growth Facebook’s monthly active user count was 2.23 billion, slightly behind the 2.25 billion forecast by analysts. Facebook shares were down (Niall Carson/PA) Facebook shares...

$12 billion boost for US farmers hurt by trade tariffs

$12 billion boost for US farmers hurt by trade tariffs Agriculture officials say the plan will not require congressional approval. (PA) The US government has announced a $12 billion (£9 billion) plan to assist...

Central Bank bill for INBS probe set to hit €20m

Central Bank bill for INBS probe set to hit €20m INBS collapsed into State ownership in 2010 and its dissolution left taxpayers with a €5.4bn clean-up bill. The Central Bank forked out over...

Six tips for avoiding jet lag when you fly long-haul

Six tips for avoiding jet lag when you fly long-haul Say goodbye to time-zone tiredness with these expert tips, says Liz Connor. Airplane at night. Photo: DepositCrashing out with jetlag. Photo: DepositSolo travellers...

Eoghan Murphy unexpectedly challenged by Government and party colleague as he launched major housing...

Eoghan Murphy unexpectedly challenged by Government and party colleague as he launched major housing project TD Catherine Byrne pictured after the meeting in Richmond Barracks, where redevelopment proposals for council lands at...

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...

Ryanair confirms Irish flight cancellations for August Bank Holiday which will affect 3,500 passengers

Ryanair confirms Irish flight cancellations for August Bank Holiday which will affect 3,500 passengers Low-cost airline Ryanair has warned over job losses for more than 100 pilots and 200 cabin crew as...

Hyundai’s Highland fling test

Hyundai's Highland fling test The Santa Fe should be ideal tackling the ultimate road trip around the north of Scotland, writes Campbell Spray FAST-SELLING: The Santa Fe is a bit thirsty, but it...

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,...

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...