Thursday February 19, 2015
Round-up of other Irish and international news stories.
Tuesday January 27, 2015
The International Monetary Fund has backed the Central Bank's plans to cap mortgage lending.
Monday January 19, 2015
The Government has been challenged to honour its promise to provide survivors of Magdalene laundries with the healthcare services recommended in the Quirke report 18 months ago.
Wednesday January 14, 2015
President Barack Obama has sent a bill to Congress aimed at strengthening US cybersecurity laws to protect government, businesses and consumers while protecting privacy, after recent hacking attacks against Sony Pictures, Home Depot and Target, and the US government itself.
Friday January 09, 2015
New research from Irish Life shows low rates of pension coverage in the private sector, an over-reliance on cash deposits and highlights the fact that only two out of five Irish adults say they have ever invested money before.
Thursday December 04, 2014
A review of the implementation of recommendations made following the death of Savita Halappanavar has found progress is being made in carrying out many suggested improvements.
Friday November 21, 2014
Millions of illegal immigrants to the United States, including thousands from Ireland, should soon be free from the threat of deportation after President Obama announced a series immigration reforms.
Monday September 29, 2014
US medical device maker Medtronic is likely to try to renegotiate the structure and terms of its $42.9bn deal to buy Dublin-based Covidien in response to new US tax rules, according to people familiar with the situation.
Friday May 02, 2014
US drugmaker Pfizer today raised its offer for AstraZeneca to £63 billion, but the British company promptly rejected the proposal.
Saturday September 28, 2013
President Obama has appealed to Republicans in the US Congress to support a bill to keep funding the government and avoid a major public sector shut-down within days.