It is hard to argue with the contention that we should have a balanced economy. It means an economy that not only has a broad mix of industries where we are highly effective and competitive but an eco
Diageo has secured the go-ahead for its €25m plan to construct a new distillery at its St James’s Gate base in Dublin for its new premium blended Irish whiskey, Roe & Co.
Opec and non-member oil producers have moved closer to clinching a deal on extending output cuts by nine months to clear a global stocks overhang and prop up the price of crude.
A finance deal to upgrade the Cork to Limerick road could be drawing closer after discussions held with the European Investment Bank in Luxembourg and Finance Minister Michael Noonan and Expenditure M
Soft drinks manufacturer Britvic Ireland is calling for more clarity around the Government’s sugar tax proposals, due for implementation next April.
Norwegian Air said it remains confident that a deal can be struck with Ryanair or another airline to transport passengers from continental Europe to the US using the low-fare model.
Ryanair chief Michael O’Leary stepped up his warnings over Brexit saying the outcome of the talks would lead to an “inevitable” hard landing and bring major disruption to flights int
Providence Resources boss Tony O’Reilly Jr has said landing a development partner for the company’s headline asset — the Barryroe oil and gas field off the Cork coast — remains
Retailer Marks & Spencer said improving profit margins and steady market share showed its struggling clothing business was on the mend, despite a 10% drop in annual earnings and sliding sales in t
BANGKOK (Reuters) - Motorcycle maker Harley-Davidson Inc (HOG.N) said on Thursday it will build a plant in Thailand, a major Asian automotive hub, to serve the growing Southeast Asian market, a move c
The International North-South Transport Corridor may bring changes to routes for carrying cargos between Iran and Scandinavian countries abolishing shipping lines
PALAPYE: Palapye Business Expo- Youth Entrepreneurship fair that will be held from May 27-28 is expected to empower and equip small, medium & micro enterprise businesses (SMMEs) with business
The growth and development of air services in Africa could be undermined by restrictive bilateral agreements of most intra-African aviation markets, the Civil Aviation Authority of Botswana (CAAB) h
Michigan’s Jim Harbaugh says new Ford CEO is ‘hungry to make the team better. Very smart. He makes great decisions.’
TOKYO (AP) — While world attention has focused on Kim Jong Un’s recent missile tests, a month-long surge in gasoline prices in Pyongyang is showing no signs of letting up — a puzzling problem t
BEIJING (AP) — A computer that plays go has begun a second game against China’s top player in a match authorities are limiting the Chinese public’s ability to see. Thursday’s game is
The room aggregator, which opened its first property here, is also looking to roll out its #39;Townhouse#39; brand in the Himalayan nation, which of late is witnessing a tourist influx after a back-
TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian shares scaled two-year highs on Thursday while the dollar and U.S. bond yields slipped after the U.S. Federal Reserve signaled a cautious approach to future rate hikes and the
REGINA - An elementary school teacher from Regina has been named one of the top strongwomen in North America.
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Fidelity Investments said its average retirement balances are at record levels. Some of that increase can be attributed to the bull market.
WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — New Zealand’s conservative government is planning to reduce taxes and spend more money on building roads and railways as it looks to cash in on a thriving economy.
SHANGHAI (Reuters) - The decision by Moody's Investors Service to downgrade China's credit rating is "illogical" and overstates the levels of government debt, a commerce ministry researcher said in an
Retirement nest eggs can look healthier after the stock market rebound. But how do you plan for retirement now?
TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian shares eked out modest gains on Thursday while the dollar and U.S. bond yields slipped after the U.S. Federal Reserve signalled a cautious approach to future rate hikes and the
SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Oil prices rose ahead of an OPEC meeting on Thursday that is expected to extend a production cut aimed at tightening the market well into 2018, adding at least nine months to an
The motorcycle maker serves as an example of the economic realities that are pushing U.S. companies to set up new factories overseas. Global trade barriers and proximity to new customers play roles,
Environmental groups file administrative protest over planned June 13 auction for new oil and gas leases across almost 196,000 acres in central Nevada, calling the action a prelude to a possible lawsu
THE Provincial Government-run Negros Occidental Language and Information Technology Center (NOLITC) is scaling up the implementation of its programs through the establishment of an extension center in
Here are the five biggest developments in MMA Biz from the week-and-a-half gone by, featuring Conor McGregor, Georges St-Pierre, Cris “Cyborg” and more.
A bill seeking to resurrect Nevada’s rooftop solar industry would create new costs of more than $48 million a year over the 20-year life of the measure, an NV Energy analysis shows.
TOKYO (Reuters) - The dollar was on the defensive early on Thursday after minutes of the latest Federal Reserve policy meeting were not as hawkish as anticipated, while the euro edged back up towards
Getting new customers involved in more interactive experiences is going to be a big part of the future for casinos in the United States and around the world, participants in a major gambling conferenc
Prosecutors say an employee of a Washington consulting firm obtained information about policy decisions at the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - A California-based workers advocacy group released a report on Wednesday saying that Tesla Inc data showed its workers have been injured at a rate a third higher than the au