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    The Business Saturday 25 July 2015

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    A weekly look at the world of business and personal finance with Jonathan Clynch
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    Property Developers at the Banking Inquiry

    While An Taoiseach Enda Kenny's testimony at the Banking Inquiry made a lot of the headlines this week, the inquiry also heard from three boom time property developers, Sean Mulryan, Michael O Flynn and Joe O Reilly. Mark Paul, business journalist with The Irish Times took Jonathan through their testimonies.
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    Joanna Gardiner, MD of Ovelle Pharmaceutical

    Taking over a family business that's been around since 1934 may be daunting enough but when it involves the constantly evolving and ever more complex and sophisticated skincare industry, that task is even more of a challenge. Joanna Gardiner, MD of Ovelle Pharmaceuticals joined Jonathan in studio to talk branding, being the boss and botanicals!
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    Around the World

    From a row between a popstar and four elderly nuns in LA to the search for alien life in Russia, Siobhan O Connell from Business Plus Magazine joined Jonathan for our monthly look at the business news stories making the headlines around the world.
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    The Business of Clinical Trials

    It has been a big week in the world of pharmaceuticals, as both a vaccine for malaria and a breakthrough Alzheimer's drug appear to be one step closer to reality. Darragh O'Loughlin, President of the Pharmaceutical Group of the EU, and Dominic Coyle, Deputy Business Editor of the Irish Times joined Jonathan to discuss the business of clinical trials.
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    Switching Off

    The always-on-worker has become an increasingly common species in the modern office. But what is never switching off actually doing to our well being and to our productivity? Executive Learning Director of the Irish Management Institute, Fabio Grassi joined Jonathan to tell us why we need to kick these bad habits.
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    The Secrets of the Humble 99

    With its vanilla creaminess, fresh crunchy cone and of course the sweet crumbly chocolate topping, the 99 has long been a staple of the Irish Summer. But don't let its simplicity fool you, there's more to the humble cone than meets the eye. Liam Geraghty reports.

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