Friday March 20, 2015
Exploration company Karelian Diamond Resouces has discovered a potential new source of diamonds in the Kuhmo region of Finland.
Friday March 06, 2015
US technology giant Apple will join the blue-chip Dow Jones Industrial Index later this month, replacing telecom company AT&T.
Friday February 13, 2015
The boss of HSBC said the bank had sometimes failed to live up to the standards expected of it, in his first response to allegations of helping hundreds of people dodge taxes.
Tuesday February 10, 2015
HSBC faces investigation by US authorities and an inquiry by British lawmakers after admitting failings by its Swiss private bank that may have allowed some customers to dodge taxes.
Tuesday January 27, 2015
The communications watchdog Comreg has warned Eircom of further punitive measures after fining the telecom operator €2.5m for failing to fix customer lines in time.
Sunday January 25, 2015
President Michael D Higgins is among the dignitaries attending the annual Holocaust Memorial Day ceremony at the Mansion House in Dublin this evening.
Monday November 17, 2014
Belgian prosecutors have today charged a subsidiary of British bank HSBC with fraud and money-laundering, mainly for diamond dealers in Antwerp.
Wednesday November 12, 2014
A sapphire known as the Blue Belle of Asia has set a new world record after selling for more than €13.87m at a rare jewellery auction in Geneva, auction firm Christie's said.
Friday November 07, 2014
Social and mobile game company King Digital Entertainment last night reported lower profits as sales from its "Candy Crush Saga" title continued to shrink.
Thursday October 30, 2014
Barclays has set aside £500m over the alleged rigging of foreign exchange markets which are being probed by regulators around the world.