The Business

The Business

Saturday 10 - 11am

The Business Saturday 22 February 2020

The Business

The Business

A weekly look at the world of business and personal finance with Richard Curran

European Budget Battles

European Budget Battles

Brexit has left an estimated 75 billion euro hole in the EU's budget. A summit aimed at fixing the problem ended without agreement last night. The question is should everyone keep paying the same and get less or pay more to get the same. We ask former MEP Brian Hayes, who is very familiar with budgetary process and wrangling.

From BAC To Belgrade

From BAC To Belgrade

Keeping the EU in mind we're joined by a Dubliner who is in the final stages of pulling together an Irish festival in Belgrade. Jas Kaminski, the son of a Polish holocaust survivor who became an Irish citizen, will host the Hot House Flowers and Jim Sheridan in Belgrade as part of the festival.

Murder On The Dancefloor

Murder On The Dancefloor

Club music doesn't regularly feature up there with other art disciplines, but there are moves afoot in Germany to give nightclubs the same cultural status as opera houses. Should we do something similar here? Liam Geraghty has been getting his dancing shoes on to find out more.

Bloomberg V Trump - Battle Of The Billionaires

Bloomberg V Trump - Battle Of The Billionaires

The Battle of the Billionaires is heating up with personal digs about each other's physical appearance. Billboards appeared yesterday in cities with slogans like "Donald Trump lost the popular vote" Marion McKeone is a journalist with the Business Post, we asked her about their rivalry and just how wealthy Bloomberg is.

Fishing For Business

Fishing For Business

We look at a daughter and father operation that just marked it's 60th year being officially opened in Dublin's Temple Bar. Rory's Fishing Tackle is the longest running retail shop in the area. We popped in for a visit, hoping that they hadn't 'gone fishing'

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Presenter: Richard Curran

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