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# merger - Thursday 23 April, 2020

Top stars back Federer over tennis merger suggestion as Kyrgios hits out

‘Now is the time’ to merge the men’s and women’s governing bodies, the Swiss great says.

# merger - Tuesday 5 March, 2019

From The42 Scarlets and Ospreys set to merge in major Welsh rugby overhaul Join Forces

Scarlets and Ospreys set to merge in major Welsh rugby overhaul

The two Welsh regions are set to amalgamate, potentially for as soon as the start of next season.

# merger - Monday 28 January, 2019

Data watchdog seeks urgent meeting with Facebook over plans to merge Whatsapp, Instagram and Messenger

Facebook is said to be planning to integrate its various message platforms, but the Data Protection Commissioner wants clarity.

# merger - Thursday 24 January, 2019

'Proud' and 'Disgusted': Fianna Fáil and SDLP 'partnership' creates mixed feelings within the party

Leaders of Fianna Fáil and the SDLP failed to rule out a future merger of the parties.

# merger - Sunday 28 January, 2018

Cork City announce merger with cup-winning women's team as club unveil new away kits for 2018

Previously a separate entity, Cork City Women’s FC has now fully merged with Cork City.

# merger - Tuesday 14 February, 2017

Two leading charities, Oxfam Ireland and GOAL, enter into merger negotiations

If the merger goes ahead the new global development agency named Oxfam Goal will be based in Ireland

# merger - Thursday 1 December, 2016

Job losses 'unavoidable' at UTV Ireland as merger with TV3 is finalised

UTV Ireland currently employs 61 permanent staff.

# merger - Tuesday 16 August, 2016

A French pharma firm is to move its base to Ireland to cut its 'unsatisfactory' tax bill

Flamel Technologies said that it was previously paying an effective tax rate of 48%.

# merger - Wednesday 6 April, 2016

A huge drug company merger deal has been cancelled

New US tax rules were introduced on Monday which may have made the deal more unfavourable.

# merger - Friday 3 July, 2015

From The Daily Edge 8 of the quickest reactions to TV3 being bought by UPC Big Deal

8 of the quickest reactions to TV3 being bought by UPC

The sarcasm was strong.

# merger - Tuesday 20 January, 2015

Beaming the internet down from space looks like Google's next project

Reports say Google are planning a big investment in SpaceX.

# merger - Tuesday 4 November, 2014

Waterford IT chair steps down to allow for 'new blood' amid merger controversy

Last month, Waterford IT pulled out of a planned merger with IT Carlow.

# merger - Friday 3 October, 2014

Facebook's takeover of Whatsapp has been approved - what does that mean for you?

The European Commission found the Facebook Messenger and Whatsapp applications are not close competitors.

# merger - Tuesday 19 November, 2013

IMPACT warns Bord na Mona merger would give Coillte a 'weak voice'

The agency is set to merge with Bord na Mona instead of its harvesting rights being sold off.

# merger - Tuesday 5 November, 2013

Kildare chambers could be merged into new business association

The members of both chambers are to vote on the merger tomorrow night.

# merger - Saturday 14 September, 2013

Merger of National Library and National Museum boards will save €630,000

A statutory nine-person body is to replace the boards of the National Library and National Museum and Jimmy Deenihan says that it will be more efficient and streamlined.

# merger - Wednesday 27 February, 2013

EU blocks Aer Lingus takeover, Ryanair says it will appeal

The European Commission has now officially confirmed a decision that had been expected. Ryanair said immediately it will appeal the rejection of its third bid for Aer Lingus.

# merger - Tuesday 18 December, 2012

Consumer body seeking €130k chief executive for soon-to-be-merged body

The National Consumer Agency is seeking a new chief executive, despite being set to merge with the Competition Authority.

# merger - Monday 5 November, 2012

Ryanair profits up as it offers 'unprecedented remedies' for Aer Lingus bid

The airline has reported a half year profit and a rise in passenger numbers in its latest results.

# merger - Thursday 1 November, 2012

Howlin scales back plans for abolition and merging of State agencies

Though 47 measures will go ahead by the end of this year, almost half of mergers or abolitions have been deferred or postponed.

# merger - Tuesday 30 October, 2012

Penguin and Random House book publishers set to merge

The joint venture, to be known as Penguin Random House, will be the leading publisher of English-language books but could late interest from Rupert Murdoch scupper the deal?

# merger - Saturday 7 July, 2012

Cannabis, beer and T-bills: the week in stats

How high is Europe’s tallest building? And how many cannabis plants were seized by gardaí last year?

# merger - Tuesday 5 June, 2012

Questions raised over new human rights and equality body

Alan Shatter has published details of the plan to merge the Equality Authority and the Human Rights Commision – but not everyone is happy.

# merger - Friday 10 February, 2012

IrishCentral announces new community newspaper division

The owner of IrishCentral, Niall O’Dowd, announced that the Home & Away and Irish Emigrant print newspapers have joined this new division.

# merger - Wednesday 12 October, 2011

Anglo Irish Bank... in the shredder

Bank staff are asked to get rid of all signs of the old name from their office space.

# merger - Thursday 26 May, 2011

€1: The price AIB will pay to take over EBS Building Society

The merger will be completed by July 1, but EBS will retain its own brand after AIB buys its shares for the price of €1.

# merger - Monday 11 April, 2011

Anglo and Irish Nationwide ordered to pursue merger plan

Anglo says Michael Noonan has ordered it and Irish Nationwide to begin action on a joint plan for “high level restructuring”.

# merger - Sunday 10 April, 2011

EBS branches may be closed down in AIB merger

Branches of EBS may be closed down as part of the merger with AIB in order to achieve cost savings.

# merger - Saturday 9 April, 2011

From The42 Un-caged: another merger means more good news for MMA fans UFC Weekly

Un-caged: another merger means more good news for MMA fans

Fight fans may be treated to inter-organisation title fights because of the latest deal.

# merger - Monday 15 November, 2010

Newsweek staffer's internet revolt against Daily Beast merger

As gets its marching orders, disgruntled employee launches online rant.

# merger - Monday 25 October, 2010

FF backbencher: we should merge with Fine Gael Merger?

FF backbencher: we should merge with Fine Gael

Chris Andrews says neither party is gaining traction in opinion polls because the public can’t tell them apart.