The Business

The Business

Saturday 10 - 11am

The Business Saturday 4 April 2020

The Business

The Business

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

Government Schemes for Businesses

Government Schemes for Businesses

Is the Government doing enough to help workers and businesses affected by Covid-19? We're joined by two people with different concerns- Neil McDonnell from ISME - the Irish SME association and Paddy Kavanagh of the Connect Trade Union - which represents engineering and manufacturing workers.

Impact of Covid on Tourism

Impact of Covid on Tourism

We're joined from Cork by Jenny De Saulles, Director of Sector Development at Fáilte Ireland to tell us what kind of impact is the Coronavirus going to have on our tourism industry, and can it be rescued at all?

Love in the Time of Covid

Love in the Time of Covid

One industry seems to be doing well during Covid-19. It appears that the numbers looking for love are on the rise. Dating companies are never ones to miss a heart beat - as our own lothario Liam Geraghty has been finding out.

Global Economic Outlook - Martin Wolf

Global Economic Outlook - Martin Wolf

We have looked at some of the concerns Irish business has around the economic impact of Covid 19, but what about the international picture? We're joined by Martin Wolf, chief economics commentator at the Financial Times.

The Vaccine Race

The Vaccine Race

The race is on between various pharmaceutical companies to find a vaccine to combat the coronvirus. To look at how that's progressing we're joined by Fionnuala Keane: of the Health Research Board - Clinical Research Development Ireland And by Dr Philip Cruz, Vaccines Medical Director at Glaxo Smith Kline for UK and Ireland

Escape to the Garden

Escape to the Garden

At this difficult time people are finding comfort and solace in whatever way they can. For our next two guests this is found in the garden. We're joined by renowned gardener Helen Dillon and Rachel Doyle of the Arboretum in Carlow.

Businesses that are Still Delivering

Businesses that are Still Delivering

Earlier this week we put a call out for businesses that are still delivering essential services. We had lots of responses, here are just a few businesses that said hello

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Presenter: Richard Curran

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