Wed, 10 Jun, 2020
Greenfield sites hardly come any better, or beguiling, than this. Seven acres of ‘farm’ land, recently shorn of its annual crop of maize, between the two main Douglas Roads in suburban Cork, within a walk of the city centre have just come up for sale as a truly prime development opportunity.
Thu, 01 Nov, 2018
THE first phase of a significant €15million motor trade investment on Cork city’s Bandon Road opens next week, indicative of the recovery in the Irish economy, the motor trade and a forerunner of other developments to follow on Cork’s western fringes.
Thu, 30 Aug, 2018
Thu, 09 Feb, 2017
WERE he alive, the extremely influential civil servant TK Whitaker, who died aged 100 just last week, would certainly have an opinion on the weekend assertion by HSE chief Tony O’Brien that we will need, over the next decade, to spend an extra €9bn on our health services to end hospital over-crowding.
Mon, 16 Jan, 2017
ANY appraisal of the life, times, work, and achievements of Dr TK Whitaker could just as easily be judged as an appraisal of the life, times, and development of this Republic and, to a lesser degree, modern democracies everywhere.
Wed, 11 Jan, 2017
Mon, 28 Dec, 2015
HEWLETT-PACKARD is to cut another 25,000-30,000 jobs worldwide due to falling demand for its products and the move towards cloud technology. The latest wave of cuts comes on top of the 55,000 layoffs previously announced by the company.
Thu, 17 Sep, 2015
The imprecision of Dr Piaras MacEinri (Irish Examiner, Sept 27), who headed a UCC study into recent Irish emigration, is strange. He “warned against using the findings to back the idea that emigration was mainly a lifestyle choice, as Finance Minister Michael Noonan claimed”.
Thu, 03 Oct, 2013
It was a father/daughter affair for Britain’s legendary Whitaker family in the €50,000 Grand Prix at Millstreet International Horse Show yesterday, with Ellen winning the class and Steven taking the top prize in the Great Britain and Ireland Tour.
Mon, 19 Aug, 2013