Friday April 24, 2015
The Nasdaq exchange smashed its 15-year-old record on Wall Street last night, breaking through the old mark set at the peak of the dot-com boom in 2000.
Friday March 13, 2015
Intel has slashed nearly $1bn from its first-quarter revenue forecast as small businesses put off upgrading their personal computers, sending the chipmaker's shares down more than 5%.
Tuesday March 03, 2015
The Nasdaq finished above 5,000 last night on Wall Street for the first time in 15 years.
Monday February 02, 2015
Irish multinational company ICON has announced a deal to buy US-based MediMedia Pharma Solutions for $120m.
Thursday January 29, 2015
Irish multinational company ICON is to create 200 jobs in a new Global Innovation Hub. The announcement was made as the Government launched the Action Plan for Jobs 2015.
Tuesday January 27, 2015
A blizzard swept across the northeastern United States, closing schools, cancelling thousands of flights and leaving residents in the hardest-hit parts of Massachusetts and Connecticut digging out as much as 60cm of snow.
Tuesday December 02, 2014
China is investigating a senior official in its stock market regulator for corruption, with domestic media linking the probe to companies listing on the country's $400 billion technology board.
Monday December 01, 2014
A hacker group has tapped into email accounts of executives in more than 100 companies that could give them lucrative access to market-moving information, a security firm has said.
Thursday November 13, 2014
Nine social entrepreneurs were honoured for their contribution to society and the economy last night, including Iseult Ward of Foodcloud.
Tuesday November 04, 2014
Taoiseach Enda Kenny has rung the NASDAQ opening bell from the centre stage at the Web Summit.