21,633 jobs created since rate cut to 9pc - Restaurants Association of Ireland
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29.08.2014 Tesco said today that Dave Lewis is to take over as chief executive on 1 September when Philip Clarke steps down from the role.
26.08.2014 NUI Maynooth is hosting the 21st anniversary International Mediation Conference on Thursday, 4 September.
21,633 jobs created since rate cut to 9pc - Restaurants Association of Ireland
Now expects real GDP growth of 3.1pc this year
Sub-Saharan Africa now has 15 million middle class households - report
Businesses embracing sustainability because it makes good financial sense -...
Ryanair has announced the appointment of John Hurley as its chief technology...
25.08.2014 Real estate private equity firm appoints Paul Connolly as non-executive...
22.08.2014 Free online course focuses on Irish history 1912 - 1923.
20.08.2014 Government will hit 3pc deficit target in 2015 - Goodbody.
19.08.2014 Roddy Doyle’s The Barrytown Trilogy selected as the Dublin: One City One Book...
18.08.2014 Over two thirds planning to invest in business over the next 12 months - report.
Tesco said today that Dave Lewis is to take over as chief executive on 1 September when Philip Clarke steps down from the role.
NUI Maynooth is hosting the 21st anniversary International Mediation Conference on Thursday, 4 September.
University College Cork’s (UCC) Department of Government will host the 44th UACES (University Association for Contemporary European Studies) Annual Conference from 1–3 September 2014.
FBD Holdings has appointed Emer Daly as an independent non-executive director.
The Fulbright Commission in Ireland has today opened its competition for US$450,000 worth of awards for the 2015-2016 academic year.
Irish finance professionals were slightly less optimistic about the country’s economic outlook in Q2 than in the previous quarter, according to a new ACCA survey.
Ireland’s unemployment rate fell from 12pc in the first quarter of 2014 to 11.5pc in Q2, according to figures released today from the Central Statistics Office.
Louise Donlon is manager of Lime Tree Theatre in Limerick. She has been a member of the IoD since February 2014.
Ulster Bank has upgraded its growth forecasts and is now expecting real GDP growth of 3.1pc this year following a stronger-than-expected Q1 performance. This is up from an earlier growth forecast of 2pc.
Real estate private equity firm Brehon Capital Partners has appointed Paul Connolly as non-executive chairman of its board.
Lean thinking, customer development frameworks and business model innovation are transforming how new products are built and how growth strategies are developed writes Mary Cronin.
More than 10,000 people have signed up for Trinity College Dublin’s first free online course, which begins on 1 September and is being run in partnership with FutureLearn.
Being a non-executive director is both challenging and rewarding, writes Gary Joyce. Having a long-term involvement with a company at a strategic level carries with it significant legal responsibilities and risks as well as the opportunity to learn, establish greater credibility and build a personal reputation.
The number of middle-class households in 11 of sub-Saharan Africa’s top economies has increased by 230pc in the last 14 years from 4.6 million in 2000 to 15 million in 2014, according to a new report by Standard Bank.
Arrangements for the funeral of former Taoiseach Albert Reynolds have been announced.
Forbes Magazine has named customer relationship management (CRM) platform Salesforce.com as the world’s most innovative company for the fourth year in a row.
After two years as a non-executive director in a regulated entity, and a 25-year career in financial services, Tony McPoland offers a user's guide.
In the first of a new series on corporate governance, we consider the role of the non-executive director.
The Society of Chartered Surveyors Ireland (SCSI) said today that it will shortly start looking for a new director general to replace Ciara Murphy who is stepping down to take up a new role.
The National Transport Authority (NTA) has launched an information page on its website to assist those planning journeys on the days of rail strikes.
Former Sage Ireland CEO Liam Mullaney has been appointed to lead the expansion of Portland, Oregon-based ERP and accounting solutions company VersAccounts into Europe.
Two satellites in Europe's Galileo satellite navigation system are scheduled for lift-off today.
Tributes are being made today to Former Taoiseach Albert Reynolds who has passed away aged 81 following an illness.
While no new austerity measures are needed to hit the 3pc deficit target in 2015, the Government has an opportunity to use October’s Budget for growth enhancing measures, according to Goodbody, which issued a quarterly economic update today.
Minister for the Diaspora Jimmy Deenihan has congratulated Maria Walsh, the Philadelphia Rose, on being crowned the 2014 Rose of Tralee.
Ryanair has announced the appointment of John Hurley as its chief technology officer.
Mincon Group plc said today that its chairman Peter Lynch is to step down as chairman at the end of this week to take up an executive role in the company.
Intel Ireland has launched its 2014 women in technology scholarship programme.
Female managers aged 40 or more in the UK earn 35pc less than their male counterparts, according to new research published by the CMI (Chartered Management Institute).
The secretary general at the Department of Health, Dr Ambrose McLoughlin, is moving to a new role supporting the implementation of the Government’s Healthy Ireland.
Greater focus needs to be put on construction and engineering careers as demand for workers in these areas currently exceeds the numbers available, according to Engineers Ireland and recruitment agency Hays.
Fitch Ratings has upgraded Ireland's sovereign credit rating to A- from BBB+ with a stable outlook.
Cardinal Seán Brady has confirmed he has offered his resignation to Pope Francis.
There are no confirmed or suspected cases of Ebola in Ireland, according to the Health Service Executive (HSE).
The ninth annual Culture Night is set to take place on Friday 19 September, with more than 900 venues around the country signed up to deliver free events and live performances.
Scouting Ireland has been successful in its bid to host the 16th World Scout Moot in 2021
AdRoll has announced the opening of its London office and the appointment of Michael Bertaut as managing director of EMEA strategic sales.
NUI Maynooth students Matthew McCann, KC Grant and Jack Gallagher have won third place win in the 'World Citizenship' category in the world finals of the Microsoft Imagine Cup in Seattle in the US.
A new platform aimed at engaging young people on Ireland’s tech future has been set up by the 15 year-old founder of Kid Tech, Harry McCann, along with TD Ciaran Cannon and Bernard Kirk, the director of Galway Education Centre.
Falcon Oil has this week appointed Rebecca Kacaba as company secretary.
Chief financial officers are at their most optimistic in five years, according to the Deloitte Q2 2014 CFO Survey.
Professional job vacancies were up by 21pc in July compared to the same month last year, according to the latest Morgan McKinley Monthly Employment Monitor.
Emirates Airline has appointed former Aer Lingus Enda Corneille as its new country manager for Ireland.
Students around the country will be able to get their Leaving Certificate results from midday today.
Ireland is probably the fastest growing economy in the eurozone, according to Davy Research, which has raised its forecast for GDP growth this year from 2.5pc to 3.5pc based on the strength of short term indicators.
Ibec has welcomed the continuing increase in the uptake of higher level Leaving Certificate maths, with 27.3pc of students taking this option compared with less than 16pc three years ago.
The Association of Higher Civil and Public Servants (AHCPS) has said that it welcomes the recent Labour Court finding in relation to the outsourcing of core work by the Personal Injuries Assessment Board.
NUI Maynooth and Philip Lee have announced a new partnership whereby the department of law, as part of its LLM (global legal studies) and LLM (international business law) programmes, will offer a new module in public procurement law, the first of its kind in Ireland.
The actor and comedian Robin Williams has been found dead in his northern California home in a suspected suicide. He was 63.
UTV Media has promoted its managing director of UTV Radio (GB) to chief operating officer.
19.08.2014 Female managers aged 40 or more in the UK earn 35pc less than their male counterparts, according to new research published by the CMI (Chartered Management Institute).
22.08.2014 Businesses globally are moving towards more socially and environmentally sustainable practices because it makes good financial sense, according to new research from Grant Thornton.
22.08.2014 Being a non-executive director is both challenging and rewarding, writes Gary Joyce.