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Talk Talk goes walk walk
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Talk Talk goes walk walk
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Ireland at bottom, but comeback ahead
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Ireland at bottom, but comeback ahead
[caption id="attachment_66690" align="aligncenter" width="600" caption="Michael Noonan."][/caption] It can only get better. That is the latest asse...
End of the road(s)
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End of the road(s)
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55,000 home loans in arrears: Central Bank
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55,000 home loans in arrears: Central Bank
Central Bank figures published Monday show 55,763 home loans, or 7.2 per cent of all mortgages, were in arrears for more than 90 days at the end of...
Ulster Bank revises forecasts
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Ulster Bank revises forecasts
The Irish economy is set to return to growth this year, Ulster Bank said today, but it cut its forecasts as the global outlook deteriorated, the Ir...
Bachman wants Irish jobs back
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Bachman wants Irish jobs back
US presidential candidate Michele Bachmann has said she wants 10,000 jobs created in Ireland by American multinationals to be brought back to the U...
A sweet smell of success at Lily O'Brien's
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A sweet smell of success at Lily O'Brien's
As part of the "Profiles of Entrepreneurs" series, I recently talked with Cathal Queally, owner of Lily O'Brien's Chocolate Café in Manhattan. Prem...
Irish Network elects new board members
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Irish Network elects new board members
HOBOKEN, NJ - Irish Network USA has announced the election of new board members to serve on the national board and lead the organization's efforts ...
Noonan eyes U.S. with concern
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Noonan eyes U.S. with concern
That the economic health of Ireland is heavily dependent on economic conditions in the U.S. is a given. So it is hardly surprising that the Irish g...
Irish jobless rate ticks up
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Irish jobless rate ticks up
The number of unemployed in Ireland rose by 1500 in July, this according to the latest figures from the Irish government's Central Statistics offic...
Ross eyes other Irish investments
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Ross eyes other Irish investments
New York-based billionaire Wilbur Ross will be casting his eye over other Irish-based investment opportunities, this after his company took a near ...
Bank of here, there, and everywhere
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Bank of here, there, and everywhere
It will still be called the Bank of Ireland, but there will be a lot less of Ireland in the management, control and financial underpinning of what ...