Monday February 16, 2015
Work will begin this month on the first element of a major restructuring of the port of Foynes in Co Limerick.
Tuesday February 03, 2015
Cuba has warned the United States that it wants American diplomats to stop aiding Cuban dissidents before the two countries can reopen embassies in each other's capitals.
Wednesday November 19, 2014
Pope Francis is to raffle gifts to raise money for the poor.
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.
Tuesday October 14, 2014
An earthquake has struck off the coast of El Salvador and Nicaragua overnight and was felt across Central America, killing at least one person but there were no immediate reports of major damage.
Monday October 06, 2014
US investment giant Sankaty Advisors has embarked on a $1 billion fundraising drive to bankroll initiatives including its new joint venture with billionaire Dermot Desmond.
Friday September 05, 2014
A new report from UNICEF has found around 120 million girls worldwide have been raped or sexually assaulted by the age of 20.
Wednesday November 27, 2013
Panama is to free 32 North Korean crew members detained more than four months ago for smuggling Cuban weapons aboard a ship.
Wednesday July 31, 2013
Panamanian investigators unloading the cargo of a seized North Korean ship carrying arms from Cuba under sacks of brown sugar have found 12 engines for MiG-21 fighter jets.
Wednesday July 17, 2013
Cuba has said a North Korean cargo ship seized in Panama was loaded at one of its ports with 10,000 tonnes of sugar and 240 tonnes of "obsolete defensive weaponry".