Monday May 25, 2015
Celestial Green Ventures, the Irish company involved in carbon credit trading associated with a project in the Amazon forest, has said it believes it will win a dispute over the return of a €1.9 million deposit.
Friday May 22, 2015
US technology giant Microsoft has become the largest company in Ireland for the first time, according to the The Irish Times Top 1000 Companies 2015 survey published today.
Thursday May 21, 2015
China's Lenovo said revenue rose 20% in its past fiscal year, helped by its purchase of Motorola last year as the PC maker diversifies into the smartphone market, but net profit growth slowed to just 1%.
Wednesday May 20, 2015
Shares in British luxury goods maker Burberry have tumbled after it cut its annual profit guidance, hit by foreign exchange volatility and subdued demand in Hong Kong and the United States.
Thursday May 14, 2015
Spain's Telefonica today said its net profit more than doubled in the first quarter thanks to a one-off financial boost from the sale of its British unit O2.
Friday May 08, 2015
The Government's borrowing costs have more than doubled since the last week in April to hit close to 1.5% for 10 year debt at one stage yesterday.
Thursday April 09, 2015
Hong Kong stocks surged 2.7% today - chalking up gains of over 6% in two days - with Chinese investors piling into the market on a second day of record turnover.
Wednesday April 01, 2015
A former factory worker who founded a company supplying Apple, Samsung and other tech giants with touchscreen glass has become China's richest woman.
Tuesday March 31, 2015
Dutch electronics giant Philips is selling a majority stake in its LED and car lighting arm to a consortium led by China-based GO Scale Capital investment fund.
Monday March 30, 2015
Prada suffered a 28% fall in net profit last year as the Italian fashion giant was hit by weaker sales of its luxury products in Asia.