The Business

The Business

Saturday 10 - 11am

The Business Saturday 26 October 2019

The Business

The Business

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

Noel and Valerie Moran

Noel and Valerie Moran

Noel and Valerie Moran's business made a turnover last year of over 70 million euro. Prepaid Financial Services is one of the fastest growing technology companies and e-money payment institutions in Europe. They speak to us live in studio about their business and its journey.

Is your accent holding you back?

Is your accent holding you back?

New research from Yale University suggests that recruiters are still making assumptions about candidates based on their accents - and hiring people who sound like themselves. Dr Elaine Vaughan from the University of Limerick, joins us from Limerick and Writer and Playwright Emmet Kirwin joins us in studio to tell us more.

Human smuggling and trafficking

Human smuggling and trafficking

The tragic news of the deaths of 39 people in Essex this week is front and centre of the newspapers this morning. Who is profiting from this criminal and predatory industry? Who is this money being paid to? We ask Lucia Bird, Senior Analyst at the Global Initiative Against Transnational Organised Crime:

Peter Sutherland, The Globalist Book

Peter Sutherland, The Globalist Book

John Walsh is the author of the newly-released biography of Peter Sutherland. Sutherland, in the public sector, was instrumental in shaping the global economy. He was given the moniker 'The Globalist' after the success of his work on the Uruguay Round of Global Trade negotiations in 1993.

Halloween Business

Halloween Business

The pumpkins have been carved, the fake webs strewn across hedges and mounds of monkey nuts at the ready! Halloween has become big business for some as our fearsome reporter Liam Geraghty has been finding out.

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Presenter: Richard Curran

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