A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
Tue, 07 Apr, 2020
Many thanks to the reader who told me during the week that he ‘admired my anecdotes’.
Mon, 02 Mar, 2020
Mon, 24 Feb, 2020
McDonald’s has “ambitious” plans to grow further in Ireland, although it has no confirmed intention to open new restaurants this year.
Wed, 29 Jan, 2020
The notification that Irish banks were not ready for some new features of the EU Payment Service Directive came from the Central Bank in mid-December when there was clear evidence the new security procedures entailed by the directive were not going to be met anytime soon.
Mon, 06 Jan, 2020
As 2019 ends, there is relief that political interference did not overly damage trade, but whereas we have escaped the bullet this time, we may not be so lucky in the new year.
Thu, 02 Jan, 2020
It is believed the two other female passengers in the car are also Irish.
Sat, 21 Dec, 2019
An epic court battle against Uber in the UK took another twist as the car-sharing giant came a step closer to being liable for a potential £1.5 billion in unpaid VAT.
Wed, 04 Dec, 2019
Traffic congestion has become the scourge of the modern world, or at least one of the scourges of the modern world.
Fri, 29 Nov, 2019
Transport for London (TfL) has announced that it will not grant Uber a new licence to operate.
Mon, 25 Nov, 2019
The Ireland boss was speaking at the PFAI awards which saw Dundalk boss Vinner Perth and Shamrock Rovers man Jack Byrne pick up the manager and player of the year awards.
Sun, 10 Nov, 2019
Legislators across Europe have struggled to keep up with protecting minimum employment rights as ‘self-employed’ jobs proliferate, writes
Mon, 04 Nov, 2019
We live in a world where investors often operate with incredibly short time horizons.
Wed, 16 Oct, 2019
Uber has appointed a new boss for Ireland and the UK.
Mon, 19 Aug, 2019
Shares in upmarket taxi service Uber fell as much as 10% in early trading yesterday after the company missed most Wall Street targets in its quarterly earnings report, in sharp contrast to upbeat numbers from US rival Lyft a day earlier.
Sat, 10 Aug, 2019
A PROFILE site with 140m frontage to Limerick City’s Dock Road, and in an area earmarked as an economic development hub with docklands focus has been put to market for the Shannon Foynes Port Company.
Wed, 31 Jul, 2019
Uber has announced its plans to offer helicopter services in New York City.
Wed, 10 Jul, 2019
Brewing giant Anheuser-Busch InBev (AB) is seeking to raise up to $9.8bn (€8.6bn) by listing its Asia-Pacific business in Hong Kong, marking what would be the world’s largest initial public offering this year.
Wed, 03 Jul, 2019
“The research shows that 7.5% of the 6,000 weekly trips made via Bleeperbike could have happened by car or taxi, which saves an estimated five tonnes of carbon per year."
Sun, 23 Jun, 2019
Business ambitions do not always go to plan, as last week’s floatation of Uber confirmed.
Tue, 21 May, 2019
A nightmarish debut by Uber complicates listing plans at other technology unicorns, particularly the breed of large-cap tech companies that counts WeWork as a member.
Wed, 15 May, 2019
Uber shares fell as much as 10%, doubling losses since its poorly received Wall Street debut last week, and raising more questions about investors’ faith in its ability to make profits.
Tue, 14 May, 2019
Cheap flights, food and hotels are just some of the advantages of visiting Romania. However, there is so much more to this great destination, says
Mon, 13 May, 2019
Transportation network company Uber has had a rocky start with its New York Stock Exchange debut, with shares sinking almost 9%.
Sat, 11 May, 2019
Uber drivers in Britain started a day of transatlantic strikes to protest at the disparity between gig-economy conditions and the sums investors are likely to make in tomorrow’s blockbuster stock market debut.
Thu, 09 May, 2019
Car-hailing company Uber Technologies is aiming for a valuation of up to $91.5bn (€82bn) in its initial public offering, potentially the largest US listing in years and a test of investor appetite for a high-growth but highly unprofitable business.
Sat, 27 Apr, 2019
Uber Technologies has decided it will seek to sell around $10bn (€8.8bn) worth of shares in its initial public offering, according to sources.
Thu, 11 Apr, 2019
Transport chiefs have been accused of limiting competition and of protecting local hackney drivers after a refusal to grant extra licences for proposed new rural taxi services.
Mon, 08 Apr, 2019
Three major carmakers are forming a consortium to help draw up safety standards for self-driving cars that could eventually help create regulations in the US.
Thu, 04 Apr, 2019
France intends to tax the revenue of about 30 internet giants, such as Amazon, to help ensure “fiscal justice,” according to the country’s Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire.
Mon, 04 Mar, 2019
A body representing taxi drivers has suggested allowing an Uber-style transport regime would put passengers at danger of assault, rape or even murder at the hand of unlicensed drivers.
Wed, 27 Feb, 2019
So that’s nearly Monday wrapped up. Here are some of the stories we published on irishexaminer.com today which we hope will help you make sense of it all this evening.
Mon, 04 Feb, 2019
Glamour editor Samantha Barry is settled in New York, but there’s no place like home, the Cork native tells
Sat, 08 Dec, 2018
It’s one of the biggest bets going in the world of cars: Since May, General Motors (GM) and its Cruise self-driving car unit have landed €4.35bn in investment commitments from Japan’s SoftBank and Honda Motor to develop a robot taxi service that could safely navigate the city streets of San Francisco by the end of next year - putting it ahead Alphabet’s Waymo self-driving car unit, Uber and Lyft.
Thu, 25 Oct, 2018
The common perception of the legal process is as a lengthy, cumbersome one beset by inefficiencies, delays, and mountains of paperwork.
Mon, 23 Jul, 2018
Most of us have heard all about the ‘gig economy’ — all those perspiring Deliveroo cyclists and exhausted Uber drivers, slaving away for pin money.
Mon, 18 Jun, 2018
Wed, 06 Jun, 2018
Ride-hailing giant Uber is to sell its business in Southeast Asia to regional rival Grab in a move that signals another international retreat for the US firm.
Mon, 26 Mar, 2018
Twickenham? Dan Leavy’s never been, let alone played, at ‘HQ’.
Mon, 12 Mar, 2018
A prediction by the French finance minister that the EU plan to tax revenues of tech companies in Europe will be set at a rate “closer to 2% than 6%” will boost the chances of the proposal being adopted in the face of Irish opposition, a leading Irish tax expert has said.
Mon, 05 Mar, 2018
An investigative judge has demanded the death penalty for the suspected killer of a British embassy worker whose body was found near Beirut two months ago, Lebanese judicial officials said.
Thu, 08 Feb, 2018
A shift to self-driving cars will mean rather than depending on other drivers to compensate for our mistakes, we'll depend on engineers to make fewer of them, writes
Mon, 29 Jan, 2018
A 'Cars for Bars' initiative to bring people to and from pub in rural areas has been suggested by a minister.
Thu, 28 Dec, 2017