Nearly one in five eight-year-olds has their own smartphone, research suggests.
The Government is to set up an escrow fund in relation to recovering State aid from tech giant Apple.
Bank of America yesterday confirmed it will become the first Wall Street lender to pick Dublin as its new base for its EU operations, as Britain prepares to leave the bloc.
Rising confidence levels seen earlier in the year among small and medium-sized businesses all but eroded during the second quarter of the year, a new survey shows.
Amsterdam is seeking to lure companies and the European Medicines Agency as Brexit drives them away from London, even as a Dutch cap on bank bonuses keeps financial firms away.
Vodafone has reported a 1.1% year-on-year increase in its Irish revenues for the first quarter of its current financial year, with customer numbers, here, rising by nearly 7%.
Nama has said it continues to generate “significant” cash through asset and loan disposals, despite its total income for the first quarter of this year declining slightly on a year-on-year
Shares in Independent News and Media (INM) rallied yesterday, after a turbulent week ended with the group announcing a deal for pension scheme members.
The owners of the five-star Marker Hotel in Dublin have secured the go-ahead for a €10m investment that will add a new floor and upgraded roof bar to the property.
The transport secretary is "absolutely" committed to scrapping first class seats on commuter routes.
How Comic-Con has become an annual festival of costumes and comic books - and a multi-million dollar industry.
When England's women won the first Cricket World Cup in 1973 they did it solely for the love of the game.
Sterling was wallowing at eight month lows against the euro, as investors continued to trade on news that the European Central Bank may start weighing plans to cut its stimulus programme.
German car maker Audi is to fit up to 850,000 diesel cars with new software to improve their emissions performance.
It becomes the first US bank to confirm the Irish capital as its preferred site for post-Brexit operations.
Bitcoin traded near its all-time high price late on Thursday after the intense debate over the cryptocurrency's future appears to be heading to a positive end, according to CNBC.The price of bitcoin
IDA Ireland has welcomed Bank of America confirmation that it has chosen Dublin as the preferred location for its principal EU legal entities following the UK’s departure from the EU.
Unless you have a love for numbers, managing your expense records is one of the least enjoyable things about running a business. With that said, it is a necessary evil that should be done – and also o
The claim was that 46 million consumers were overcharged by Mastercard between 1992 and 2008.
Wizz Air on July 21 celebrates the major milestone of opening its 28 base in Varna, Bulgaria, according to The Financial. The airline has based one of its new Airbus A320 aircraft at Varna Airport, st
There has been a lot of turmoil particularly in Europe in recent years because of the banking crisis, and lately the United Kingdom’s exit from the European Union, which raises the question of whether
Moneysupermarket has been fined £80,000 for emailing people who had opted out of receiving messages.
The government is consulting on a new strategy which puts the consumer "at the heart of the aviation sector".
Despite the unstable economic climate, unexpected political change and the impact of technology on societies the world’s biggest companies still view a flexible and globally-mobile workforce as
Nairobi's matatu taxis are inspiring its public bus network to embrace bold artwork.
Official exchange rate of Azerbaijan’s national currency, the manat, against the US dollar was set at 1.7012 AZN/USD for July 24, the Central Bank of Azerbaijan (CBA) said July 21.
The clawback tax, applied to the manufacturers of pharmaceuticals from Romania, doubled in the last 2 years and represents a double taxation system that jeopardizes patients’ access to drugs produced
The Anti-fraud Direction head within ANAF, Marin Marius Florea, was fired and replaced by Daniel Mihai Tudor, according to the decision of PM Mihai Tudose, published in the Official Gazette. Tudor was
Lloyds Banking Group is close to offering compensation to 30 customers - but MPs criticise the bank.
Amid talk that Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif may have to quit over the Panama Papers case, Pakistan Defence Minister Khawaja Asif on Saturday said the notion of appointing a new Prime Minister was jus
The Sayyad 3 missile can reach an altitude of 27 km (16 miles) and travel up to 120 km (74 miles), Iranian Defence Minister Hossein Dehghan said at a ceremony.
Permanent Representative of Ukraine to the United Nations Volodymyr Yelchenko has sent to the UN secretary general and head of the Security Council a letter by MFA Ukraine with a demand toward Russia
FRANKFURT (Reuters) - German carmaker Opel, which is being bought by French rival PSA Group from General Motors , said on Saturday that its sales figures included cars pre-registered by Opel and lea
FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Carmaker Seat sees compressed-natural-gas (CNG) as an alternative fuel to diesel, the chief executive of the Spanish Volkswagen division said on Saturday.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Congressional Democrats announced Saturday that a bipartisan group of House and Senate negotiators have reached an agreement on a sweeping Russia sanctions package to punish Moscow
WARREN, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say an Ohio woman has been killed when a deer struck and sent airborne by a motorist traveling in the opposite direction smashed into the windshield of her family̵
NEW YORK (AP) — Actor John Heard, best known for playing the father in the “Home Alone” movie series, has died. He was 72. His death was confirmed by the Santa Clara Medical Examiner̵
NORTH TONAWANDA, N.Y. (AP) — A former New York firefighter says “stupidity,” not racism, spurred him to set a fire that destroyed a black colleague’s apartment. Matthew Jurado was s
CLEVELAND (AP) — The Cleveland Museum of Art has organized an exhibition of Japanese and Korean art bequeathed to the museum by the former co-owner of the Cleveland Cavaliers basketball team. George
A Swiss couple whose bodies were found on an Alpine glacier after they went missing for nearly 75 years has been buried in Switzerland.
Trump previously praised the Filipino leader's bloody drug war and invited him to come to the White House.