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New low cost loan scheme offered to hard-up families to be rolled out nationwide

Irish Mirror - ‎4 hours ago‎
Hard-up families will now be able to avail of low cost loans under a new credit union scheme. Minister for Social Protection Leo Varadkar said that the It Makes Sense loan has been available in 30 credit unions since last November on a pilot basis but ...
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Hibernia sees more property IPOs as private equity exits

Irish Times - ‎4 hours ago‎
Hibernia Reit sees private equity firms floating portfolios of shopping centres and other property in the coming years as they seek to exit their investments after a multi-billion-euro buying spree following the crash.
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Longford holiday village expected to get go-ahead

RTE.ie - ‎1 hour ago‎
Three appeals lodged against a decision to grant planning for a €232m holiday village in Co Longford have not been upheld by An Bord Pleanála, RTÉ News understands.
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Hailo hopes to increase headcount in Ireland

Irish Times - ‎4 hours ago‎
Hailo has said it hopes to increase employee numbers in Ireland and to roll out additional services to users here following its all-share merger with Daimler's My Taxi.
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IFA seek tax deferral mechanism to ease Brexit blow to farm income

Irish Independent - ‎3 hours ago‎
A new tax deferral mechanism allowing struggling farmers to pay back tax over a three year period could help ease the farm income crisis, IFA president Joe Healy has said.

Gibraltar-based Enterprise Insurance 'hopelessly insolvent'

Irish Times - ‎22 minutes ago‎
Enterprise Insurance, a Gibraltar-based firm whose collapse last week has hit 14,000 Irish motor customers, has been described in court as “hopelessly insolvent”.
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Warning of strike at Iarnród Éireann

RTE.ie - ‎31 minutes ago‎
Unions at Iarnród Éireann have warned of industrial action if train drivers do not secure improvements in their terms and conditions - including a shorter working week.
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Homeowners who rent to students can earn up to €12000 tax free

Irish Independent - ‎8 hours ago‎
Irish homeowners who rent their spare room to students can earn up to €12,000 tax free. Share. Email. Go To. Comments. Trinity College and University College Dublin Student Unions have joined forces with Daft.
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Concern over rising prices in hospitality sector

RTE.ie - ‎1 hour ago‎
The Minister of State with Responsibility for Tourism has said he is very concerned about the impact rising prices in the hospitality sector could have on visitor numbers here.
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Insurance costs could "start spiralling" due to excessive personal injury payouts

Newstalk 106-108 fm - ‎5 hours ago‎
Dr Neil Walker of Ibec says the Injuries Board is currently just a "stepping stone" to court... Business & Tech. Insurance costs could "start spiralling" due to excessive personal.
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Final blocks of O'Devaney Gardens flats set to be torn down

thejournal.ie - ‎4 hours ago‎
New accommodation on the site will contain a mix of social housing and State-owned rental accommodation. 1 hour ago 2,550 Views 13 Comments · Share8 Tweet Email.
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Homeowners warned about paying too much for house insurance

Irish Times - ‎7 hours ago‎
The Society of Chartered Surveyors (SCSI) has warned that homeowners may be overpaying for house insurance. It says they are paying for more cover than they can claim in the event that they need to rebuild their home.

Icon clinical trials group reports record new business

Irish Times - ‎6 hours ago‎
Clinical trials group Icon has reported record new business in the second three months of the year as it beds in the acquisition of ClinicalR.

Optinergy to create 50 new jobs following acquisition

Irish Times - ‎3 hours ago‎
Fifty new jobs have been announced as Optinergy, the Irish-owned service provider in windfarm operation and maintenance. It follows Optinergy's acquisition of the Wind O&M (Operation and Maintenance) division of LotusWorks, Lotus Energy Systems.

Union opposes Bank of Ireland's closure of NI branches

Newstalk 106-108 fm - ‎10 hours ago‎
The closure of eight Bank of Ireland branches in Northern Ireland has been opposed by the Financial Services Union (FSU). Writing to senior Northern Irish politicians, including First minister Arlene Foster and Deputy First minister Martin McGuinness ...
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Greencore thinks Brexit impact will be 'modest'

The Sunday Business Post - ‎11 hours ago‎
Convenience food group Greencore says it continues deliver good revenue growth while managing significant levels of change associated with major investment programmes.
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Sheep-shearing world record smashed

BBC News - ‎1 hour ago‎
A sheep-shearing world record has been broken with thousands of people watching around the world. Matt Smith, 32, sheared 731 ewes in nine hours at a farm in Cornwall to beat the previous record of 721.

Mediaworks promote Keane, Baker and Chalke

Ireland's Marketing & Media Monthly Magazine - ‎5 hours ago‎
Mediaworks has annouced the promotions of Sarah Keane, Ciara Baker and Aaron Chalke. Keane and Baker have each been promoted to client director.
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Morrisons promises to stop selling eggs from caged hens after teen's petition

BreakingNews.ie - ‎3 hours ago‎
Morrisons has vowed to completely stop selling any eggs from caged hens in under than 10 years. The grocer's pledge comes two weeks after Tesco confirmed it will also stop stocking the eggs from 2025, following a teenager's petition attracted more than ...
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Private equity firm KKR's earnings beat forecasts

Irish Times - ‎5 hours ago‎
Private equity firm KKR on Tuesday reported higher-than-expected earnings, benefiting from steadying oil prices and stronger US equity and credit markets.
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