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Wednesday 22 March 2023

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12th March 2023 - 18th March 2023
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Mobile operator partly owned by Ryan Reynolds sold to T-Mobile for $1.3 billion
The acquisition of Mint Mobile’s parent company Ka’ena Corp will also include Ultra Mobile and wholesaler Plum.
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UK Chancellor unveils commemorative Brexit 50p coin
The Brexit delay meant about a million coins had to be melted down and the metal put aside until a new departure date was confirmed.
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Britain has halted production of the commemorative 50p Brexit coins
The coins were minted with the date of 31 October 2019.
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A shiny new €2 coin comes into circulation today to commemorate the first Dáil
One million of the special coins go into circulation this month.
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U2 top Irish entertainers Rich List again with a combined wealth of €647 million
Liam Neeson, Pierce Brosnan, Enya and Niall Horan all feature on the list.
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A swish new €2 coin comes into circulation today to commemorate 1916
It will be the first time Ireland has introduced a personalised €2 coin.
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One of Ireland's most famous poets is now on a coin
The collector coin has been launched to commemorate the 150th anniversary of WB Yeats’ birth.
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These are the college degrees you need to do if you want to be filthy, stinkin' rich
And first on the list is ‘don’t do a degree’ – just like 32% of the top 100 richest people in the world who have no third level education whatsoever.
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€7.6 million PER DAY - that's how much SuperValu made in sales in 2014
It’s being put to good use though – they’re creating 280 jobs this year
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The Evening Fix... now with 300 extra Kate Bushes
Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.
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Ireland spends €11.8 million to mint coins worth... €7.1 million
Department of Finance figures show Ireland’s minted 713 million 1c coins since 2004 – coins which cost 1.65c to mint.
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One Direction's Niall Horan is on the Sunday Times rich list
Yes, that’s right, he’s already richer than you will probably ever be.
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McIlroy looks set to become richest sports person in Britain
Player predicted to earn “unbelievable amounts of cash” by agent Chubby Chandler.