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12 Mar 2018

Monday 12 March 2018 Ulster Bank kicks off new mortgage war with string of cuts to fixed rates

Ulster Bank has kicked off a new round of mortgage wars with a string of cuts to its fixed mortgage rates.

12 Mar 2018

Irish SMEs aren’t investing enough, warns ESRI study

Under-investment by small and medium-sized businesses was at over 30pc in 2016, with financial issues the biggest contributing factors, research has found.

12 Mar 2018

Only 11pc of SMEs using renewables

Almost four in 10 Irish businesses would be willing to pay higher energy costs if their energy was coming from renewable sources, according to a new survey. Half of those businesses

08 Mar 2018

Thursday 8 March 2018 Dunnes Stores restructures 40 companies in group reshuffle

Dunnes Stores has completed a major corporate restructuring process by assimilating 40 individual companies into a principal entity within the group via a merger process.

08 Mar 2018

Wholesale gas prices rocket as freezing conditions drive demand

Freezing temperatures pushed gas demand far above the seasonal norms at the end of February.

08 Mar 2018

Life expectancy slowdown boosts Legal & General

They say it is an ill wind that does not benefit someone.

05 Mar 2018

Irish software company Intercom to create 350 jobs

Irish software company Intercom is to create 350 new jobs.

05 Mar 2018

Airport wifi users to be targeted by DAA in sales push

The DAA is planning to leverage data from tens of thousands of passengers in an effort to significantly boost the €400m-plus annual retail and ancillary sales generated at Dublin and Cork airports.

05 Mar 2018

Cork and Dublin to get €200m student accommodation boost

Cork and Dublin are to benefit from a €200m deal to increase student resident accommodation in both cities.

02 Mar 2018

Irish Life cuts prices of health insurance plans as levy is reduced

More health insurance price cuts have been announced. Irish Life Health said it will reduce the premiums on 15 of its non-advanced plans, with effect from the start of next month.