ECB and EU tells government to cut deficit faster

EU tells Government to cut deficit faster

21 Nov The Government has been asked to set "more ambitious" targets to reduce the deficit in 2015 and 2016, by the European Union and the European Central Bank.

ECB chief said today there was now no sign of economic improvement in the months ahead

Draghi throws door to QE wide open

21 Nov European Central Bank President Mario Draghi today threw the door wide open for more dramatic action to rescue the euro zone economy

RBS said it made an error in the European stress test last month.

RBS made error in European stress test calculation

21 Nov Royal Bank of Scotland said it only marginally passed a stress test last month by European regulators after admitting to an error in data it submitted, calling into question if it can pass a tougher test by British regulators.

Xanadu to create new 120 new jobs at its Cork headquarters

Xanadu to create 120 jobs in Cork

21 Nov An Irish technology company, which was set up three years ago with just eight employees, is to announce the creation of 120 new jobs at its headquarters in Cork.