The Business

The Business

Saturday 10 - 11am

The Business Saturday 25 November 2017

The Business

The Business

A weekly look at the world of business and personal finance with Richard Curran

General Election Threat

General Election Threat

Twenty-one months after the last General Election there is a very real possibility that the first incarnation of so-called "New Politics" will come to an end. Leo Varadkar & Michaeál Martin met yesterday & will meet again today in an effort to avoid an election. Joining Richard in studio is Ian Guider, Markets Editor of the Sunday Business Post.

Geraldine Swarbrigg - Profile

Geraldine Swarbrigg - Profile

In 1978 Geraldine Swarbrigg opened the Music City Record shop in Mullingar & over the next decade went on to open her own chain of fashion boutiques throughout the midlands. On Monday Geraldine received a Lifetime Achievement Award from IMAGE Businesswoman of the Year Awards.

Harrods London

Harrods London

On Thursday Harrods announced that it was about to commence a 200 million pound redesign with shoppers from the Far East in mind. Irish Times man, Denis Staunton on the legendary Harrods Department Store in Knightsbridge, London.

http://www.IrishTimes.com 

for a loner version of Denis's column

Toys & Christmas

Toys & Christmas

In studio with Richard this morning are two Irish toy companies vying successfully for space under your tree & space under trees around the world! Ian Harkin, originator of Lottie Dolls & Niamh Sherwin Barry & Aoife Lawler of the Irish Fairy Door Company.

Video Games - Liam Geraghty

Video Games - Liam Geraghty

Video game consoles & games are always popular on Christmas lists across the country. Ninetendo's most popular character for 32 years, Mario - the Italian plumber is showing no signs of slowing down. What about our own home grown street fighting businesses? Liam Geraghty meets some Irish companies levelling up.

Music Played on the Show

Ro In The Valley

Ro In The Valley

Todd Baker

0:00

Mother's Pledge

Mother's Pledge

Todd Baker

0:29

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Presenter: Richard Curran

Producer: Sinéad Egan                      

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