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Ryanair warns of potential job cuts for up to 300 Dublin-based employees

Ryanair has today written to over 300 employees warning them that their services may not be required from October 28. The protective notice to staff has been issued after the board took the decision to cut its Dublin-based fleet by 20pc for the winter. Over 100 pilots and 200 cabin crew employees will be affected […]

Wednesday 25 July 2018 Housing crisis deepens and raises pressure on Murphy

THE number of people living in emergency accommodation has hit another record high – but campaigners say the figures don’t take account of the “hidden homeless”. Housing Minister Eoghan Murphy is under renewed pressure after a series of reports showed the housing crisis continues to worsen. According to the Department of Housing, 9,872 people were […]

US stock markets well-positioned to weather any trade war storms

Trade war fears have rattled US markets this year – but despite these worries, they have continued to post gains. The S&P 500, the US’s main benchmark index, and the Nasdaq index of leading technology shares, retreated from their bull run following President Donald Trump’s decision to impose tariffs on steel and aluminium imports in […]

Dublin-listed venture capital firm invests £7m in surgical guidance company

Dublin and London listed Draper Esprit has invested £7m (€7.8m) in Endomag, a surgical guidance company that pioneers magnetic sensing equipment, which targets and removes cancer. Since April this year Draper Esprit has invested £29m across eight transactions, and a further £7m from its enterprise investor scheme (EIS) and venture capital trust (VCT) funds, the […]

Monday 23 July 2018 Cybersecurity is so important to Ireland due to multinational population

Cybersecurity should be top of the agenda for all companies, and Ireland needs to be especially vigilant because so many multinationals have their headquarters here, according to Mikko Hypponen, the keynote speaker at Dublin Information Sec 2018. Hypponen is an international expert on computer security and privacy issues and is credited with tracking down the […]

Dublin pips Paris to become dearest city in Eurozone

Dublin is now the costliest city in the Eurozone to live in for expats, having overtaken Paris, according to a new survey. The capital is also ranked 32 among the world’s most expensive cities. It shot up the league table from number 66, primarily as a result of the strength of the euro compared to […]

Dublin pips Paris to become dearest city in Eurozone

Dublin is now the costliest city in the Eurozone to live in for expats, having overtaken Paris, according to a new survey. The capital is also ranked 32 among the world’s most expensive cities. It shot up the league table from number 66, primarily as a result of the strength of the euro compared to […]

Why you should work for a startup over a corporate

Corporations like Google, Facebook and Airbnb are some of the most coveted workplaces in the world and consistently top the best places to work lists. It’s not too surprising; established companies have a lot to offer employees; an array of perks and benefits, security, clearly defined progression opportunities and a comfortable salary. Can a startup […]

Why you should work for a startup over a corporate

Corporations like Google, Facebook and Airbnb are some of the most coveted workplaces in the world and consistently top the best places to work lists. It’s not too surprising; established companies have a lot to offer employees; an array of perks and benefits, security, clearly defined progression opportunities and a comfortable salary. Can a startup […]

Monday 25 June 2018 ‘I gave up my job and life savings to start my Irish clothing brand’ – Gym+Coffee CEO and co-founder Niall Horgan

Early last year, Niall Horgan helped to create a new clothing brand in Ireland that fit the lifestyle Irish people were leading. Many of us like to regularly huddle up over a coffee (or chai latte), and we also aware of the importance of exercise for our overall wellbeing. Now we’re adopting a lifestyle where […]

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