It may astonish lovers of uisce beatha, but an Irish researcher has devised an alternative use for the hard stuff that promises to revolutionise our fuel use — biofuel.
Thu, 26 Jan, 2012
THE Scottish Government “moved heaven and earth” to win a €9 million investment from Ryanair, the airline claimed, contrasting it to the Irish Government, which, it said, acted with “inaction and indifference”.
Tue, 16 Feb, 2010
The chief executive of Diageo was challenged to explain directly to workers why the company rejected Scottish government-backed plans aimed at saving hundreds of whisky jobs.
Thu, 10 Sep, 2009
Hopes of saving hundreds of whisky jobs in Scotland were dashed today after drinks giant Diageo rejected a Scottish government-backed proposal to counter their factory closure plans.
Wed, 09 Sep, 2009
Donal Hickey learns how uisce beatha is truly the water of life.
Mon, 28 Apr, 2008
The Scottish Rugby Union have confirmed a feasibility study will be carried out to assess the country’s ability to co-host the 2015 World Cup.
Wed, 27 Dec, 2006
British computer printer firm Lexmark announced today it is to axe 700 jobs with the closure of a manufacturing plant.
Tue, 24 Jan, 2006
The production firm behind Channel 4’s cricket coverage could be bowled over by a rival just a third of its size, it emerged today.
Fri, 14 Oct, 2005
Scottish racing is to be the subject of a wide-ranging review following a meeting at Perth racecourse today.
Fri, 22 Apr, 2005
German industrial giant Siemens has signed a €2.69bn contract to deliver technology services around the world to the BBC, a deal that will see it acquire the broadcaster’s technology subsidiary.
Fri, 01 Oct, 2004
Talks are under way to bring the Brit Awards to Scotland in 2006, it was reported tonight.
Mon, 12 Jan, 2004
A lecturer’s paper cut sparked a brainwave which could save oil firms and the water industry a fortune by detecting and plugging pipeline leaks, it emerged today.
Tue, 23 Dec, 2003
Workers at computer giant Hewlett-Packard, which employs thousands of people in Ireland, faced an uncertain future today after it emerged that the company planned to shed 1,400 jobs in Britain.
Fri, 05 Jul, 2002
An emergency package of measures to help the Scottish tourism industry through the deepening foot-and-mouth crisis is to be announced.
Tue, 27 Mar, 2001
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