The Business

The Business

Saturday 10 - 11am

The Business Saturday 12 July 2014

The Business

The Business

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

The Greyhound Dispute

The Greyhound Dispute

Workers for waste management company Greyhound Recycling have been on strike since June 17th when its directors announced wage cuts of up to 35%. We're joined by the brothers who own the company, Michael and Brian Buckley. We're also joined by trade unionist Owen Reidy, division organiser for SIPTU.

Brazil Beyond The World Cup

Brazil Beyond The World Cup

After the World Cup final takes place tomorrow night, the eyes of the world will move on from Brazil. But where next for a country whose economic issues have been highlighted by their hosting of the tournament? We're joined by columnist and economist Dan O'Brien and Joe Hogan from Openet, an Irish company that's doing big business in Brazil.

After The Lights Go Out

After The Lights Go Out

Robbie Fox is a man who's been a stalwart of Dublin's night life for decades. His career began collecting glasses in a Ballymum pub, and he went on to own a number of restaurants and bars, the most famous of which was Renards, a popular celebrity spot. But in 2009, he lost it all and ended up with debt running into millions. He joins us in studio.

The Reality of Dream Jobs

The Reality of Dream Jobs

This week Netflix advertised for what some might consider a dream job. They're going to pay people to watch TV for a living, to tag content for their 48 million subscribers. But are dream jobs always as great as we imagine them to be? We gave our man Liam Geraghty the dream job of finding out.

The Mysteries of Mediation

The Mysteries of Mediation

It was a week when a mediator would have come in handy, not just for the Garth Brooks debacle, but also in the on-again, off-again cabinet reshuffle. We're joined by Roisin O'Shea from Arc Mediation to discuss the mysteries of mediation.

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Presenter: Richard Curran

Producer: Aideen McLoughlin

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