Thu, 02 Apr, 2020
British supermarket giant Tesco will have to wait until October before its new boss — Cork-born businessman Ken Murphy — can start after his former employer Walgreens Boots Alliance insisted he see out a non-compete agreement.
Mon, 03 Feb, 2020
Tesco shares rose by over 7% as it won provisional approval for its £3.7bn (€4.1bn) takeover of wholesaler Booker from the UK competition regulator, moving the UK’s biggest retailer closer to securing a new avenue of growth, writes.
Wed, 15 Nov, 2017
With the State examinations just three weeks away, students all over the country are feverishly revising. But good preparation is about far more than passive study.talks to two experts about the psychological, emotional and academic preparation required to be truly exam-ready
Wed, 18 May, 2016
The UK’s top banks are set for one of their worst first-quarter earnings seasons since the financial crisis, adding to their struggle to win over investors against a backdrop of misconduct charges, a weak economic outlook and uncertainty over Brexit.
Tue, 26 Apr, 2016
Tue, 15 Dec, 2015
Volkswagen has ordered an external investigation, after US regulators found that its software for diesel cars gave false emissions data, its CEO said yesterday. He said he was “deeply sorry” for the violation of US rules.
Mon, 21 Sep, 2015
Roche Holding has agreed to buy US biotech company InterMune Inc for $8.3bn (€6.3bn) in cash, helping the world’s leading maker of cancer drugs expand into the treatment of rare or incurable diseases.
Tue, 26 Aug, 2014
From sending solar-powered balloons into the stratosphere to offering free wifi in parks, Google is quietly spending hundreds of millions of dollars on nascent internet services that may one day challenge the telecom and cable companies.
Fri, 16 Aug, 2013