Iran to hold tender on power plant construction

Government-backed insurance plans in the US help compensate farmers for losses after natural disasters. Unfortunately for the produce growers who were ravaged by recent hurricanes, a lot of the nation
International tourists brought in just under €6.5bn last year, up 8.5% from 2015 but a shortage of qualified staff could stall the momentum of the hotel industry, an AIB report has suggested.
Ireland has a long way to go before electric cars become a viable alternative — and the Government should prioritise the promotion of electric-hybrid alternatives, says a motoring expert.
The profits of cigarette firm, PJ Carroll, have been hit by the black market, it said.
Tax for employees of IT start-ups should be considered in the budget to assist entrepreneurs retain the best talent, according to a venture capital group.
Diageo, the maker of Johnnie Walker whisky and Smirnoff vodka, forecast stronger sales and profit growth in the second half of its financial year after a first half affected by negative factors in Chi
Sterling strengthened against both the euro and the dollar after UK retail sales rose more than forecast in August, boosting investor expectations that the Bank of England will raise borrowing costs i
Inditex, the world’s biggest clothes retailer and owner of Zara, reported a 9% rise in first-half profit, but its gross margin, as a percentage of sales, slipped, because of a stronger euro.
More than nine in 10 Irish exporters trade with the UK and need some sort of help in the budget next month to cushion the effects of Brexit, according to the Irish Exporters’ Association.
Dairy market analysts are predicting a recovery as the latest Global Dairy Trade Price Index climbed 0.9%, the second successive auction to record a price rise.
Only time will tell if Ryanair gets over this current major dilemma, but its handling of the crisis may well be the defining moment for both Michael O’Leary and for Ryanair.
Uber Technologies, which is the subject of a US federal probe into whether it broke bribery laws, has started a review of its Asia operations and notified US authorities about payments made by staff t
Ryanair bosses and shareholders will come head to head today as the airline holds its AGM in the midst of warnings of a multi-million compensation bill for cancelled flights.
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Elis Pavaje has kicked off  production at its third factory from Neamt County, after an investment of EUR 10 million. The company wants to respond to the growing the high demand for concrete raw mater
The more than 220 million Euros investment of IULIUS in the proximity to Iulius Mall Timisoara is in full development and, in addition to the state-of-the-art office spaces or the new leisure areas it
The Taiwanese handset maker has struggled to compete against rivals Apple and Samsung.
UK firms and the economy as a whole need a Brexit transition period, City lobby group warns.
As an increasing number of vineyards and wineries seal their bottles with screw-caps, the natural cork industry is fighting back.
A survey suggests 23% make or receive calls illegally, but the number is falling.
A survey by the RAC suggests 23% make or receive calls illegally - but the number is falling.
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The Fed will start to reduce its $4.2trn balance sheet in October.
The Fed said it would start to reduce its $4.2tr balance sheet in October.
The small satellite industry is the fastest growing part of the space sector "and they all require launch" says Rocket Lab boss Peter Beck.
Thomas Cook pilots to strike at the weekend after talks fail in a continuing pay dispute.
Ryanair says it has now emailed all customers advising them of flight changes and offering refunds.
Dominic Chappell faces charges brought by the Pensions Regulator after the collapse of BHS.

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