Friday, May 24, 2019

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Losses double to €391m at Norwegian Irish unit Photo: Bloomberg Norwegian Air International, the Dublin-based arm of the Scandinavian carrier, made a $445.7m (€391.1m) loss last year, almost double the loss it posted in 2016. The company said the increased loss was...
UN green finance network to set up its European hub in Dublin Finance minister Paschal Donohoe (centre) with Stephen Nolan, CEO Sustainable Nation Ireland and Kirsten Dunlop, CEO EIT Climate-Kic A United Nations programme that encourages sustainable and green finance in...
RBS traders joked about selling 'total f***ing garbage' in US subprime boom RBS chief Ross McEwan Bankers at Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) admitted they were selling "total f***ing garbage" to investors and made light of destroying the housing market in...
How dairy farmers can get a 40% grant for the retrofitting of vacuum and milk pumps Milking parlour. In 2017 the Sustainable Energy Authority Ireland (SEAI) piloted a scheme for dairy farmers that offered grant support for the retrofitting of vacuum...
Genoa disaster points to difficulties with ageing bridges Experts have pointed out that many bridges were designed to have a lifespan of only 50 years. The Morandi Bridge (AP) The bridge that collapsed in the Italian port city of Genoa was considered...
Uber losses shrink amid expansion drive The ride-hailing firm reported a loss of £701.5 million in its latest financial results. (Laura Dale/PA) Uber’s losses have shrunk as it continues to invest in expanding, according to the company’s latest financial results. The ride-hailing firm...
Ryanair to extend its Dublin HQ An aerial view of Ryanair’s Dublin headquarters, the site of the proposed new six-storey office block will be over a car park. Ryanair is planning to build a six-storey office block adjoining its headquarters in...
No Irish return on the horizon for Gibson and McGeady Ireland manager Martin O’Neill and is assistant Roy Keane. Martin O'Neill has not quite closed the door on an international comeback for Aiden McGeady and Darron Gibson. But it's clear that he...
Insurance comparison site shares drop on worries of Amazon rivalry The online retail giant has reportedly held talks with insurance firms over a potential comparison site launch. Amazon is reportedly looking into launching an insurance price comparison site (PA) Shares in MoneySupermarket.com...
'They kept it rather classy' - inside Kate Middleton and Prince William's night out from the kids in Mustique The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge stand after posing for a photo on a bench at the Taj Mahal, in Agra,...

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