Wednesday May 27, 2015
The National Asset Management Agency says it has plans to lay off 70 staff by the end of the year as part of its wind down, with a further 165 people scheduled to go next year.
Saturday May 23, 2015
The US Senate has rejected legislation aimed at reforming NSA intelligence gathering, a blow to President Barack Obama and others who support ending the bulk collection of Americans' telephone records.
Thursday May 21, 2015
The National Treasury Management Agency has sold €500m worth of six month Treasury Bills at a negative yield.
Wednesday May 20, 2015
US intelligence officials have released documents it said were recovered during the 2011 raid on the compound in Pakistan where US force skilled al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden.
Wednesday May 13, 2015
North Korea defence chief has been executed by a firing squad using an anti-aircraft gun, according to South Korea's National Intelligence Service.
Friday May 08, 2015
A round-up of national and international news.
Thursday May 07, 2015
A US appeals court has ruled that the National Security Agency's massive collection of phone records of Americans is illegal, saying it exceeds the scope of what Congress authorised.
Tuesday April 28, 2015
Eight foreign drug convicts are set to be executed in Indonesia after losing all appeals for clemency.
Monday April 27, 2015
A United Nations inquiry has blamed the Israeli military for seven attacks on UN schools in Gaza that were used as shelters during the 2014 war.
Friday April 24, 2015
The size of the stake owned by British taxpayers in Lloyds Banking Group has fallen by a further 1% to below 21%.