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# Acquisition

This year
Bauer Media is buying ANOTHER regional station, this time it south-east's Beat 102-103
Last year
National Lottery operator to be bought by French gambling company for €350m
All time
Middle East investor represented by Dominici eyeing takeover of French sleeping giant
Lily O'Brien's chocolate manufacturer bought by Polish company for €40 million
Job losses 'unavoidable' at UTV Ireland as merger with TV3 is finalised
Microsoft is buying LinkedIn for a staggering $26 billion
FAI complete deal to buy League of Ireland ground owned and developed by Mick Wallace
This Irish startup has just been bought by Spotify
Facebook's takeover of Whatsapp has been approved - what does that mean for you?
It's official! Microsoft confirms it will buy Minecraft makers for €1.9 billion
Sale of half of Arnotts gets the go-ahead
Apple in talks to buy headphone maker Beats Electronics for $3.2 billion
Microsoft will finally complete its Nokia deal this week, but there are a few changes
Facebook buys virtual reality company Oculus VR for $2 billion
Explainer: Why did Google pay $3.2 billion for Nest?
Google to buy Nest for $3.2 billion in cash
Microsoft to buy Nokia phones division and patents for €5.4 billion
Yahoo buys facial-recognition company in bid to boost Flickr
Insurance company acquires part of Aviva, creating 25 new jobs
Jobs to be saved as Xtra-Vision acquired
This man is the new CEO of Irish Life
Tumblr $1 billion deal sparks talk on next big tech target
Yahoo! buys London teen's Summly app
CRH spends almost €630 million in investments in 2012
Packaging company projects €100m in revenue next year
So exactly WHICH Guineys is closing down?
Facebook has bought Instagram for $1 billion. But why?
C&C drinks company acquires number two US cider brand
Google acquires restaurant reviewer Zagat
Google buying Motorola Mobility for €8.7 billion in cash
AOL buys Huffington Post for $315 million