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Central Bank of Ireland Deputy Governor, Ed Sibley, on Brexit, mortgage costs, banker bonuses, insurance failures and Philip Lane Ed Sibley, Deputy Governor, Prudential Regulation, Central Bank of Ireland.Credit: Tony GavinEd Sibley, Deputy Governor, Prudential Regulation, Central Bank of Ireland.Credit: Tony GavinEd Sibley, Deputy Governor, Prudential Regulation, Central Bank of Ireland.Credit: Tony GavinEd Sibley, Deputy Governor, Prudential Regulation, Central Bank...
Rebels with a good cause - Coleman and Fehily show practice makes perfect Two of Cork's finest exports make winning mark on an eventful third day in the Cotswolds with both victories tinged with sadness for the jockeys King of the Stayers: Aidan Coleman waves to the crowd after guiding Paisley Park to victory in the Stayers’ Hurdle. Photo: Action Images...

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Home Truths: Body's move to take the puff from bids is a smokeless duel The big view on Ireland's property market Nothing to see here: The PSRA's announcement on deeming false bidding as 'improper' is puzzling, given the lack of false bidding Forty years ago my parents were offloading their cute Edwardian millworker's cottage in order to trade up. The cottage was...
MP mocked for saying all knives should be fitted with GPS Twitter users suggested the Conservative MP should also track spatulas and teaspoons. MP Scott Mann has been mocked online after he suggested fitting all knives sold in the UK with GPS tracking to help cut down violent crime. The Conservative, who represents North Cornwall, wrote on Twitter: “Every knife sold in...
'We trust making America great again will not mean losing sight of what makes it great already' - Taoiseach at traditional White House shamrock ceremony Taoiseach Leo Varadkar presents US President Donald Trump with a bowl of Shamrock Credit: Brian Lawless/PA Wire TAOISEACH Leo Varadkar has praised US President Donald Trump for the results of his efforts to 'Make America Great...
'We are all God's children' - Leo makes his LGBT point to Pence Welcome to America: Taoiseach Leo Varadkar and partner Matt Barrett meet US Vice-President Mike Pence and his wife Karen. PHOTO: BRIAN LAWLESS Standing on the porch of his Washington home, US Vice-President Mike Pence broke the ice with the Taoiseach's partner Matt Barrett, saying: "Chicago is home to...
Make digesters a priorty says climate report Anaerobic digester A national strategy on anaerobic digestion should be developed as a priority, a new report has recommended. The draft report from the Joint Committee on Climate Action also states that low-interest loans or grants need to be provided to cover the high costs of installing anaerobic digesters, which convert slurry into heat and...
Trump meets Varadkar: US President says he intends to visit Ireland this year, criticises May's handling of Brexit Taoiseach Leo Varadkar meeting President Donald Trump at the White House Photo credit: Brian Lawless/PA Wire US PRESIDENT Donald Trump has said he intends to visit Ireland this year. Mr Trump is meeting Taoiseach Leo Varadkar in the Oval Office this afternoon where Brexit...
High street stores are collapsing, but Zara is thriving - what's the secret to its success? Amber Valetta for ZaraQueen Letizia of Spain in ZaraPedestrians pass by a ZARA Textiles shop on January 8, 2018 in Berlin, Germany In the never-ending coverage of doom and gloom coverage, there has emerged one positive retail story. On Wednesday, Inditex, the Spanish retail giant which...
'I had my first taste of alcohol when I was probably 14' - Irish college student reflects on Ireland's binge drinking culture Criodán Ó Murchú (21) is a third year chemistry student at NUI, Galway. Here, he reflects on Ireland's drinking culture, how he himself was first introduced to alcohol, and whether he's ever felt social pressure to drink alcohol. Criodán...

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