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#big spenders

# big-spenders - Wednesday 22 June, 2022

Women's PGA Championship doubles prize money to $9 million
# Big Spenders
From The42
# Big Spenders

Women's PGA Championship doubles prize money to $9 million

Jun 22nd 2022, 8:18 AM 3,254 Views 1 Comment

Leona Maguire and Stephanie Meadow are both heading to Maryland’s Congressional Country Club later this week.

# big-spenders - Wednesday 15 June, 2022

La Liga confirms complaints to Uefa against City and PSG
# Big Spenders
From The42
# Big Spenders

La Liga confirms complaints to Uefa against City and PSG

Jun 15th 2022, 1:34 PM 6,709 Views 6 Comments

The Spanish league has insisted it will continue to ramp up legal action against the two state-backed clubs.

# big-spenders - Thursday 23 December, 2021

France's Emmanuel Macron and Italy's Mario Draghi call to loosen EU fiscal rules
# Big Spenders
# Big Spenders

France's Emmanuel Macron and Italy's Mario Draghi call to loosen EU fiscal rules

Dec 23rd 2021, 2:07 PM 11,475 Views 9 Comments

Macron has argued that the rule preventing a country’s public deficit from being more than 3% of its GDP was outdated.

# big-spenders - Thursday 26 September, 2019

Visits of Trump and Pence this year cost An Garda Síochána between €15-18 million
# Doonbeg
# Doonbeg

Visits of Trump and Pence this year cost An Garda Síochána between €15-18 million

Sep 26th 2019, 6:52 PM 11,755 Views 49 Comments

The figure was about half the security costs for Pope Francis’ visit last year.

# big-spenders - Monday 24 December, 2018

These are the counties that have spent the most - and least - on Christmas decorations
# Big Spenders
# Big Spenders

These are the counties that have spent the most - and least - on Christmas decorations

Dec 24th 2018, 7:00 PM 33,498 Views 15 Comments

New data show how much local councils earmarked for festive trimmings for the last three years.

# big-spenders - Tuesday 16 January, 2018

Former Chelsea target on his way to China for €50m and all today's transfer gossip
# Big Spenders
From The42
# Big Spenders

Former Chelsea target on his way to China for €50m and all today's transfer gossip

Jan 16th 2018, 11:14 AM 15,005 Views 1 Comment

Meanwhile, the Blues want to hijack the Alexis Sanchez transfer to Man United and Emre Can may now be staying at Liverpool after all.

# big-spenders - Wednesday 3 May, 2017

Delivery giant UPS has bought Irish logistics firm Nightline
# Parcel Motel
# Parcel Motel

Delivery giant UPS has bought Irish logistics firm Nightline

May 3rd 2017, 7:28 PM 23,362 Views 25 Comments

The company will eventually be rebranded after the deal, as will its popular Parcel Motel service.

# big-spenders - Monday 30 January, 2017

Wolves smash transfer record with €15m deal for their man of the match against Liverpool
# Big Spenders
From The42
# Big Spenders

Wolves smash transfer record with €15m deal for their man of the match against Liverpool

Jan 30th 2017, 9:01 PM 13,722 Views 9 Comments

Helder Costa is staying at Molineux for the foreseeable future.

# big-spenders - Thursday 25 August, 2016

Rich English clubs break €1bn in transfer fees for first time
# Big Spenders
From The42
# Big Spenders

Rich English clubs break €1bn in transfer fees for first time

Aug 25th 2016, 6:55 PM 7,709 Views 11 Comments

Claudio Bravo’s move to Manchester City has seen the league break the record set last year.

# big-spenders - Monday 8 August, 2016

West Ham smash club transfer record to sign Swansea striker Ayew
# Big Spenders
From The42
# Big Spenders

West Ham smash club transfer record to sign Swansea striker Ayew

Aug 8th 2016, 10:35 PM 10,969 Views 17 Comments

The Irons have splashed out €24m on the Ghana international.

# big-spenders - Monday 20 June, 2016

Parents splash out €836 on their child's First Communion, while kids rake in over €500
# Big Spenders
# Big Spenders

Parents splash out €836 on their child's First Communion, while kids rake in over €500

Jun 20th 2016, 8:15 AM 15,294 Views 99 Comments

Some children are making more than €800.

# big-spenders - Saturday 12 December, 2015

Big Phil Scolari just one win away from Barcelona showdown
# Big Spenders
From The42
# Big Spenders

Big Phil Scolari just one win away from Barcelona showdown

Dec 12th 2015, 1:53 PM 11,018 Views 3 Comments

The former Brazil boss is hoping to be reunited with Neymar after nightmare ending to last year’s World Cup.

# big-spenders - Wednesday 1 July, 2015

Here's who the Premiership clubs have signed for the 2015/16 season
# Transfers
From The42
# Transfers

Here's who the Premiership clubs have signed for the 2015/16 season

Jul 1st 2015, 2:30 PM 8,814 Views 4 Comments

JJ Hanrahan’s move to Northampton brings a while new Irish angle to the English league.

# big-spenders - Monday 29 June, 2015

Travelling to Greece for a holiday? You'd better bring plenty of cash
# Big Spenders
# Big Spenders

Travelling to Greece for a holiday? You'd better bring plenty of cash

Jun 29th 2015, 10:54 AM 21,593 Views 58 Comments

Irish travel agents have warned people may have trouble taking out cash when they arrive.

# big-spenders - Friday 24 April, 2015

Just how many Irish people can really be classed as filthy rich?
# Big Spenders
# Big Spenders

Just how many Irish people can really be classed as filthy rich?

Apr 24th 2015, 9:41 AM 29,651 Views 58 Comments

5% of the tax-paying population are on salaries of €100,000 or greater…

# big-spenders - Wednesday 22 April, 2015

The list of imports joining French rugby next season will make Irish fans weep gently
# Big Spenders
From The42
# Big Spenders

The list of imports joining French rugby next season will make Irish fans weep gently

Apr 22nd 2015, 3:35 PM 8,716 Views 10 Comments

The domination of the Top 14 in Europe looks set to continue in 2016.

# big-spenders - Tuesday 21 April, 2015

Fianna Fáil wants a new tax... on sugar
# Big Spenders
# Big Spenders

Fianna Fáil wants a new tax... on sugar

Apr 21st 2015, 12:30 PM 13,928 Views 117 Comments

The party has unveiled its long-awaited health policy today.

# big-spenders - Tuesday 17 February, 2015

Shoppers are spending more on Henry Street than Grafton Street
# Big Spenders
# Big Spenders

Shoppers are spending more on Henry Street than Grafton Street

Feb 17th 2015, 5:30 PM 21,103 Views 34 Comments

The consumer spending habits are under the microscope.

# big-spenders - Monday 15 September, 2014

Fianna Fáil and Labour spent €1.1m on EU elections and they've no MEPs to show for it
# Big Spenders
# Big Spenders

Fianna Fáil and Labour spent €1.1m on EU elections and they've no MEPs to show for it

Sep 15th 2014, 6:43 PM 5,289 Views 27 Comments

Neither topped the spending charts though.

# big-spenders - Tuesday 6 May, 2014

Manchester City to be fined £50m for breaking finance rules - reports
# Big Spenders
From The42
# Big Spenders

Manchester City to be fined £50m for breaking finance rules - reports

May 6th 2014, 11:14 AM 10,977 Views 50 Comments

The Premier League title favourites are also set to have a limited Champions League squad next season.

# big-spenders - Wednesday 14 August, 2013

Consumer confidence is up, but disposable income is down, says report
# Money Money Money
# Money Money Money

Consumer confidence is up, but disposable income is down, says report

Aug 14th 2013, 8:45 PM 5,434 Views 30 Comments

Credit card debt is in decline, property transactions on the increase but new car sales continue to struggle.

# big-spenders - Wednesday 15 May, 2013

Rolling in it: Here are the top 10 earners in world sport
# Rich List
From The42
# Rich List

Rolling in it: Here are the top 10 earners in world sport

May 15th 2013, 5:24 PM 8,573 Views 15 Comments

There’s no room for Rory… or Henry, or Lar.

# big-spenders - Sunday 16 September, 2012

Flattery will get you nowhere: Mancini eager to emulate Real
# Champions League
From The42
# Champions League

Flattery will get you nowhere: Mancini eager to emulate Real

Sep 16th 2012, 2:50 PM 524 Views 0 Comments

The Italian hopes his club grows up to be a top team like Madrid.

# big-spenders - Tuesday 4 September, 2012

Zenit sign Hulk, Witsel in incredible €80m double deal
# Big Spenders
From The42
# Big Spenders

Zenit sign Hulk, Witsel in incredible €80m double deal

Sep 4th 2012, 10:26 AM 4,080 Views 1 Comment

Luciano Spalletti raided the Portuguese league of two of its stars on Monday.

# big-spenders - Wednesday 8 August, 2012

Does anyone know which Olympic officials ran up this £45,000 lunch bill in London?
# Big Spenders
From The42
# Big Spenders

Does anyone know which Olympic officials ran up this £45,000 lunch bill in London?

Aug 8th 2012, 7:51 AM 1,539 Views 3 Comments

A bottle of Hennessy costs HOW MUCH?

# big-spenders - Sunday 25 March, 2012

The last of the big spenders - 7 indulgent buys
# That's Rich
From The Daily Edge
# That's Rich

The last of the big spenders - 7 indulgent buys

Mar 25th 2012, 8:15 AM 11,607 Views 11 Comments

An airport, a paradise island and a gold phone: a few of the items rich folks could waste money on… and they have.