Fyffes says its existing business has performed in line with expectations so far this year

Fyffes ups full year earnings forecast

29 Apr Fruit distributor Fyffes has increased its target earnings ranges for full year in 2016 and said its existing business has performed in line with expectations so far this year.

Amazon's first quarter results draw a sharp contrast to the disappointing fourth quarter it reported in January

Amazon's cloud-service revenue soars

29 Apr Amazon.com reported profit and revenue that blew past analysts' expectations, demonstrating the growing market power of its core retail business and new cloud services division.

Morning business news with Adam Maguire

Morning business news - April 29

29 Apr DCU President Professor Brian MacCraith said a new investment of €230m over the next five years will go towards adding and improving facilities across its three academic sites, as well as its innovation centre in Glasnevin.

A look at some of today's business stories in the newspapers

Today in the press

29 Apr CRH chief executive Albert Manifold has defended his remuneration after 40% of shareholders voted against a new plan that could earn him an annual bonus of more than €8 million.