The Ftse-100 and other European stock market indices edged higher but the deep concerns over the potential for the US President Donald Trump to escalate the trade spats with China and Europe will likely weigh for some time, analysts say.
Wed, 27 Jun, 2018
It began with weekend bootcamps. Now, as Pure Results grows from strength to strength,and her sister Linda are turning their attention to the corporates. Vickie Maye meets the team and puts the programme to the test
Sat, 15 Jul, 2017
2016 was a pivotal year for construction activity in Cork and nationwide, up by 15% for the year ended, while further growth of up to 20% is expected locally and nationally in 2017, say international asset managers and professional advisory firm AECOM.
Thu, 16 Feb, 2017
The 500 largest US companies hold more than $2.1trn (€1.87trn) in accumulated profits offshore to avoid US taxes and would collectively owe an estimated $620bn in US taxes if they repatriated the funds, according to a study released yesterday.
Wed, 07 Oct, 2015
Tesla Motors’ plan to generate revenue by repackaging electric car batteries as home and business power storage systems faces stiff competition for both customers and the government subsidies that are critical to the market’s growth.
Tue, 05 May, 2015
Investment firms Värde Partners and KKR & Co, along with Deutsche Bank, have agreed to buy General Electric’s Australia and New Zealand financial services unit in what they described as one of the region’s largest private equity deals.
Mon, 16 Mar, 2015
President Barack Obama yesterday proposed a $3.99 trillion budget for fiscal year 2016 that sets up a battle with Republicans over programmes to boost the middle class that are funded by higher taxes on corporations and wealthy Americans.
Tue, 03 Feb, 2015
France will be making a sound investment by taking a stake in Alstom, its chief executive said yesterday, adding, however, that the government would be buying in too late to have a say in the use of proceeds from its tie-up with General Electric.
Tue, 24 Jun, 2014