Deal or no deal? Soft ­Brexit plan a hard sell for May

Deal or no deal? Soft ­Brexit plan a hard sell for May She's survived a bruising week. But as ­Eurosceptics predict Britain will end up a 'vassal state' and amid heavy scrutiny from ­Brussels, can...

Economic growth in China falls as US trade battle threatens further slowdown

Economic growth in China falls as US trade battle threatens further slowdown Economic activity is expected to decline further as global demand for Chinese exports weakens. China’s economic growth slowed in the second quarter (Heng Sinith/AP) China’s...

Farmers and car buyers win from EU-Japan deal

Farmers and car buyers win from EU-Japan deal Farmers and car buyers win from EU-Japan dealThe price of Japanese cars will come down as tariffs are phased out Irish farmers and food processors stand to be...

RDS wants State to help with €60m revamp of famed venue

RDS wants State to help with €60m revamp of famed venue Interview: Michael Duffy CEO Michael Duffy says naming rights are one financing option the RDS has. Photo: Gerry Mooney As views from the office go Michael...

EU pushes China on opening up economy

EU pushes China on opening up economy   President of the European Commission Jean-Claude Juncker Picture: John Thys/AFP/Getty China could open its economy if it wished, European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker has said, with the European Union...

Department of Business pays out €300,000 to OECD for ‘policy roadmap’

Department of Business pays out €300,000 to OECD for 'policy roadmap' Department of Business, Enterprise and Innovation Minister Heather Humphries The Department of Business, Enterprise and Innovation is to pay the OECD €300,000 for a 20-page...

Science accolade for Karl’s Bricks 4 Kidz

Science accolade for Karl's Bricks 4 Kidz Karl Fitzpatrick The Irish head of an educational franchise has expressed his delight at the business being named a Discover Primary Science and Maths Centre. Karl Fitzpatrick is the Master...

Theresa May doing a ‘fantastic’ job on Brexit, says Donald Trump and brands criticism...

Theresa May doing a 'fantastic' job on Brexit, says Donald Trump and brands criticism of UK Prime Minister as 'fake news' Donald Trump says looks forward to trade deal with UK In interview, had said...

Leo has the position but not the power as parties prepare for election battle

Leo has the position but not the power as parties prepare for election battle Fine Gael enjoys the trappings of office - but can point to few significant legislative achievements Taoiseach Leo Varadkar. Photo: PA 'In office,...

Business Irish

Glenveagh down more than 6pc in afternoon trading Markets Report Shares in housebuilder Glenveagh Properties were down more than 6pc in afternoon trading yesterday (stock picture) Shares in housebuilder Glenveagh Properties were down more than 6pc in...

TRENDING RIGHT NOW