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EU countries ‘have to help themselves’

EU countries 'have to help themselves'    Larry Kudlow (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File) US President Donald Trump's top economic adviser has offered sharp criticism of the European Central Bank's revival of stimulus measures to spur the economy. National Economic Council director Larry Kudlow...

Building the perfect portfolio: the 10 timeless rules of investing

Building the perfect portfolio: the 10 timeless rules of investing Investor Alan Greenspan. Photo: Bloomberg We are all vulnerable to the herd mentality. Its why booms become 'boomier' and dips become caverns. In other aspects of our lives having core principles or...

Continued changes in tech and UK’s exit risk Irish jobs – Varadkar

Continued changes in tech and UK's exit risk Irish jobs - Varadkar Leo Varadkar. Photo: INM Even a reasonable Brexit outcome will still put Irish jobs at risk, the Taoiseach has said. Leo Varadkar was speaking at the launch of a major...

Little scope to cut children’s hospital costs, says chairman

Little scope to cut children's hospital costs, says chairman Safety concerns: Fred Barry is worried about risks to builders. Picture: Tom Burke The new chairman of the board overseeing the construction of the National Children's Hospital has cast doubt on there...

Jennifer Rubin: ‘Biden offers much more than Trump – he’s offering the American Dream’

Jennifer Rubin: 'Biden offers much more than Trump - he's offering the American Dream'    Biden: “In America, everybody gets a shot.” Photo: Reuters/Kevin Lamarque Speaking at a firefighters' conference, former US vice president Joe Biden didn't leave much doubt he'll be...

Brace for more delays and air strikes this year

Brace for more delays and air strikes this year Each minute of a delay costs about €100. Photo: AFP/Getty Images Irish holidaymakers need to brace for delays to their flights this summer as Europe wrestles with a shortage of air traffic...

Cardinal Pell: From Vatican apartment to Australian prison cell

Cardinal Pell: From Vatican apartment to Australian prison cell Cardinal George Pell has been sentenced to six years in prison (AP Photo/Andy Brownbill, File) For two decades, George Pell was the dominant figure in the Catholic Church in Australia - a...

China lawmakers urge easing of family planning curbs as birth rates plunge

China lawmakers urge easing of family planning curbs as birth rates plunge Parliament delegates call on state to "liberate fertility" China facing dwindling workforce, surging health bills Changes could prove too little, too late - experts Parliament delegates call on...

Why the consumer is king for sheep farmers

Why the consumer is king for sheep farmers The demand from export markets for leaner cuts will present challenges and opportunities for Irish sheep farmers Brendan Joyce, vice president, of the Irish Natura and Hill Farmer's Association on his farm at...

Dominos reports ‘steady’ progress in Ireland where the casual dining market is ‘booming’

Dominos reports 'steady' progress in Ireland where the casual dining market is 'booming' Dominos Pizza said its progress in Ireland was "steady" last year, with a much stronger second half compensating for a slow start to the year. During the year...

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