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Taoiseach: Government will 'move away' from Covid-19 business supports 'when virus is under control'
A range of different government supports are currently in place as large portions of the economy remain closed or restricted.
'Ripping commercial heart from Provincial Ireland': Political opprobrium descends on BOI closures
Unions have also asked the bank to halt the decision.
Government drive to 'upskill and reskill' people in the hospitality sector
Minister Simon Harris said Covid-19 has had a “devastating” effect on the sector.
Following a three-year feud with Cork council, Starbucks has closed its Patrick Street store
The Irish operators of the coffee chain have opened numerous unauthorised outlets in recent years.
Ulster Bank is shutting down another ten branches
The bank blamed shifting consumer habits for the closures, but still attracted flak from the bankers union.
The recession claimed 15% of Irish businesses
Despite this, Irish people still started up more companies in 2012 than in 2008.
All Hallows College to close "with immediate effect"
The college had suffered from falling student numbers and a financial shortfall.