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# investment - Tuesday 24 July, 2012

Cisco to axe 1,300 jobs worldwide
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

Cisco to axe 1,300 jobs worldwide

Jul 24th 2012, 9:31 AM 2,209 Views 4 Comments

The global computer equipment giant said it is trimming its workforce by 2 per cent.

# investment - Sunday 22 July, 2012

Bill Clinton is cheating on us...with Greece
# Investment
# Investment

Bill Clinton is cheating on us...with Greece

Jul 22nd 2012, 12:30 PM 7,322 Views 25 Comments

Well, he isn’t known for his fidelity.

# investment - Wednesday 11 July, 2012

James Reilly tells Dail: I have acted with complete propriety at all times
# Reilly
# Reilly

James Reilly tells Dail: I have acted with complete propriety at all times

Jul 11th 2012, 10:20 PM 9,325 Views 70 Comments

The Health Minister told the chamber that the current difficulties stem from ‘complex’ litigation.

# investment - Friday 25 May, 2012

# investment - Thursday 24 May, 2012

Massive investment planned for Intel's Leixlip plant
# Chips
# Chips

Massive investment planned for Intel's Leixlip plant

May 24th 2012, 10:47 AM 5,010 Views 32 Comments

CEO Paul Otellini hinted at the expansion during an investor meeting earlier this month.

# investment - Wednesday 23 May, 2012

Business Insider spoke to someone who bought $100m in Facebook shares on Friday. He was angry.
# Facebook
# Facebook

Business Insider spoke to someone who bought $100m in Facebook shares on Friday. He was angry.

May 23rd 2012, 10:31 AM 6,299 Views 22 Comments

“This should have been a blockbuster. This should have traded to $60 or $70.”

NAMA to invest €2 billion in unfinished developments, new construction sites
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

NAMA to invest €2 billion in unfinished developments, new construction sites

May 23rd 2012, 8:19 AM 3,733 Views 49 Comments

Up to 25,000 construction jobs will be created, according to chairman Frank Daly.

# investment - Saturday 19 May, 2012

Here's why Facebook shares stayed above $38 after flotation
# Facebook
# Facebook

Here's why Facebook shares stayed above $38 after flotation

May 19th 2012, 2:49 PM 6,127 Views 24 Comments

Throughout the first day of trading, Facebook shares never dipped below $38. This chart shows why.

# investment - Friday 18 May, 2012

Unexpected move of the day: Warren Buffett to buy 63 newspapers
# Newspaper Man
# Newspaper Man

Unexpected move of the day: Warren Buffett to buy 63 newspapers

May 18th 2012, 12:19 PM 3,885 Views 31 Comments

“In towns and cities where there is a strong sense of community, there is no more important institution than the local paper,” the billionaire investor said.

# investment - Tuesday 8 May, 2012

AIB launches €250m investment programme for Agri-sector
# Agriculture
# Agriculture

AIB launches €250m investment programme for Agri-sector

May 8th 2012, 1:09 PM 1,644 Views 14 Comments

The move has been welcomed by the Minister for Agriculture, Simon Coveney, who said that it ensures greater access to adequate funding for viable farm enterprise propositions.

# investment - Thursday 3 May, 2012

Central Bank warns over five investment firms
# Central Bank
# Central Bank

Central Bank warns over five investment firms

May 3rd 2012, 6:45 AM 3,544 Views 8 Comments

The five companies based abroad had been operating in Ireland without authorisation.

# investment - Friday 20 April, 2012

Apple to create 500 jobs at Cork operation
# Josbwatch
# Josbwatch

Apple to create 500 jobs at Cork operation

Apr 20th 2012, 7:58 AM 5,824 Views 52 Comments

The jobs will be added in the next year and a half.

# investment - Wednesday 18 April, 2012

Instagram sought $2 billion for Facebook deal
# Instagram
# Instagram

Instagram sought $2 billion for Facebook deal

Apr 18th 2012, 11:07 AM 3,710 Views 3 Comments

Mark Zuckerberg surprised Facebook directors with news of the deal last week, according to reports of their negotiations.

# investment - Sunday 15 April, 2012

Ireland to share horse breeding knowledge with China
# Breeding
# Breeding

Ireland to share horse breeding knowledge with China

Apr 15th 2012, 3:27 PM 5,111 Views 38 Comments

But the tips won’t come cheap.

# investment - Wednesday 11 April, 2012

Central Bank warns public to look out for unauthorised investment firms
# Caution
# Caution

Central Bank warns public to look out for unauthorised investment firms

Apr 11th 2012, 12:25 PM 1,722 Views 16 Comments

The Central Bank says there has been a 100 per cent increase in complaints from the public about unauthorised investment firms.

# investment - Wednesday 28 March, 2012

Column: The last thing Ireland – and Europe – needs is more austerity
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: The last thing Ireland – and Europe – needs is more austerity

Mar 28th 2012, 7:30 AM 17 Views 32 Comments

Further budget strictures? We badly need investment instead, writes Tom Healy after the announcement of the Fiscal Treaty referendum.

# investment - Monday 26 March, 2012

SuperValu expansion to create 200 jobs
# Expansion
# Expansion

SuperValu expansion to create 200 jobs

Mar 26th 2012, 11:45 AM 1,930 Views 4 Comments

The supermarket network says it is investing €20 million in the project and will add five new stores.

# investment - Friday 23 March, 2012

Kenny pressed on human rights issues ahead of China trip
# China
# China

Kenny pressed on human rights issues ahead of China trip

Mar 23rd 2012, 6:50 AM 1,365 Views 16 Comments

It has been billed by the Government as a trade mission but should human rights issues be ignored?

# investment - Friday 16 March, 2012

Bruton announces €60m round of venture capital funding
# Venture Capital
# Venture Capital

Bruton announces €60m round of venture capital funding

Mar 16th 2012, 8:46 AM 1,405 Views 15 Comments

The minister says the aim is to bring new investment and experience to Ireland to generate employment.

# investment - Wednesday 14 March, 2012

Central Bank issues warning on investment firms
# Watch Out
# Watch Out

Central Bank issues warning on investment firms

Mar 14th 2012, 7:00 AM 2,396 Views 7 Comments

Two investment firms have been offering services in Ireland – despite not being authorised to do so.

# investment - Sunday 11 March, 2012

World Actors Forum to be held in Ireland next year
# Davos For The Arts
# Davos For The Arts

World Actors Forum to be held in Ireland next year

Mar 11th 2012, 2:40 PM 3,225 Views 3 Comments

Tánaiste Eamon Gilmore has issued his progress report on last year’s Global Irish Economic Forum.

# investment - Wednesday 7 March, 2012

Foreign investors foresee 20,000 new jobs in next three years
# FDI
# FDI

Foreign investors foresee 20,000 new jobs in next three years

Mar 7th 2012, 9:14 AM 1,950 Views 15 Comments

A study published by the Economist Intelligence Unit suggests multinationals will invest another $7.5 billion here by 2015.

# investment - Tuesday 6 March, 2012

# investment - Monday 20 February, 2012

NAMA refutes claims that it put 230 Google jobs in danger
# Google
# Google

NAMA refutes claims that it put 230 Google jobs in danger

Feb 20th 2012, 9:05 AM 4,335 Views 8 Comments

The debt collectors have hit back at an article published on the front page of the Sunday Independent yesterday.

# investment - Thursday 16 February, 2012

460 jobs saved as fashion chain A|wear bought out
# A-wear
# A-wear

460 jobs saved as fashion chain A|wear bought out

Feb 16th 2012, 7:17 PM 6,323 Views 18 Comments

A group of international investors stepped in after the retailer went into receivership last night.

# investment - Wednesday 15 February, 2012

USA! USA!: Taoiseach returns to America for second time in a week
# Can't Get Enough
# Can't Get Enough

USA! USA!: Taoiseach returns to America for second time in a week

Feb 15th 2012, 7:00 AM 4,668 Views 77 Comments

Enda Kenny is in New York for the second time in less than week as part of a three-day US visit aimed at spreading a message: ‘Ireland is open for business’.

# investment - Monday 13 February, 2012

Here's how the Government plans to create 100,000 jobs
# Jobs
# Jobs

Here's how the Government plans to create 100,000 jobs

Feb 13th 2012, 2:57 PM 6,070 Views 117 Comments

Enda Kenny launched the much-heralded Action Plan today. We’ve picked out the key points from the document.

# investment - Wednesday 8 February, 2012

Noonan defends Finance Bill measures for foreign skilled workers
# Finance Bill
# Finance Bill

Noonan defends Finance Bill measures for foreign skilled workers

Feb 8th 2012, 6:56 PM 2,845 Views 43 Comments

The Minister for Finance says that the new Special Assignee Relief Programme will only apply to people whose skills are not available in Ireland.

# investment - Monday 6 February, 2012

Column: We need to create Irish jobs. Here’s how we can do it
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: We need to create Irish jobs. Here’s how we can do it

Feb 6th 2012, 7:20 AM 56 Views 13 Comments

Foreign investment is all well and good, writes Aaron McKenna, but only homegrown jobs will pull us out of recession. Here’s what we need to do…

# investment - Monday 16 January, 2012

Seán Quinn declared bankrupt at the High Court in Dublin
# Quinn
# Quinn

Seán Quinn declared bankrupt at the High Court in Dublin

Jan 16th 2012, 12:33 PM 3,702 Views 51 Comments

Once Ireland’s richest man, Seán Quinn has now been declared bankrupt in Ireland by the High Court in Dublin.

Poll: Are you in favour of water charges?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Are you in favour of water charges?

Jan 16th 2012, 10:14 AM 6,945 Views 154 Comments

Water charges will be good for the environment but will also mean another household bill for homeowners (and tenants). So what do you think – good thing or not?

# investment - Monday 19 December, 2011

€6m investment and 91 new jobs for Bord na Móna
# Jobs
# Jobs

€6m investment and 91 new jobs for Bord na Móna

Dec 19th 2011, 3:31 PM 1,888 Views 8 Comments

The jobs will be created as part of a €6 million investment over the next three years, with the support of government through Enterprise Ireland

# investment - Thursday 3 November, 2011

Iceland announces creation of over 200 new jobs
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

Iceland announces creation of over 200 new jobs

Nov 3rd 2011, 7:45 AM 2,765 Views 19 Comments

The company has committed a further investment of €3 million into the retail chain in Ireland, with the opening of several new store across the country.

# investment - Thursday 27 October, 2011

Column: ‘People who learn foreign languages have the choice to stay in Ireland’
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: ‘People who learn foreign languages have the choice to stay in Ireland’

Oct 27th 2011, 7:30 AM 760 Views 43 Comments

In Ireland’s export economy, languages are a direct route to jobs. So why aren’t we teaching them, asks Fergal Browne.

# investment - Monday 24 October, 2011

Leitrim to get 79 new jobs with €7million investment
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

Leitrim to get 79 new jobs with €7million investment

Oct 24th 2011, 10:51 AM 542 Views 7 Comments

The positions at a medical devices firm were announced by jobs minister Richard Bruton this morning.

# investment - Thursday 22 September, 2011

Bus Éireann vehicles to get a makeover
# On The Move
# On The Move

Bus Éireann vehicles to get a makeover

Sep 22nd 2011, 5:19 PM 1,286 Views 18 Comments

Free wi-fi, ‘real-time’ displays and upgraded bus shelters will all be provided as part of a €1.1m investment in Bus Éireann.

# investment - Monday 19 September, 2011

€6 million investment for Irish Rail improvements
# Investment
# Investment

€6 million investment for Irish Rail improvements

Sep 19th 2011, 12:59 PM 901 Views 16 Comments

The companywill receive €600,000 for heaters and €1 million to improve journey times between Portarlington and Dublin.

# investment - Monday 12 September, 2011

Government green light for Leitrim rowing facility
# Investment
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# Investment

Government green light for Leitrim rowing facility

Sep 12th 2011, 11:51 AM 529 Views 7 Comments

The international standard facility on Lough Rinn is expected to open next April.

# investment - Monday 15 August, 2011

Column: Herd mentality led the UK riots – and it’s also what got us into economic trouble
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Herd mentality led the UK riots – and it’s also what got us into economic trouble

Aug 15th 2011, 7:00 PM 85 Views 6 Comments

Former trader Nick Leeson argues that, while it might not seem obvious at first, the psychology behind street rioters is not dissimilar to that which drove the markets, the bankers and property developers into a speculation frenzy.

# investment - Sunday 7 August, 2011

Column: How can you give an entire country a makeover?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: How can you give an entire country a makeover?

Aug 7th 2011, 5:58 PM 46 Views 1 Comment

So the government is worried about Ireland’s international image? Try rebranding a country after earthquakes and cholera, writes Sarah O’Toole of Brand Haiti.