Japan’s biggest bank to help fund building of Irish schools

The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi is helping to bankroll the construction of five new schools being built in Ireland under a public-private partnership programme. UK firm InspiredSpaces, which won one of the contracts to build a number of new schools here, has secured the finance from the bank. The InspiredSpaces unit that won the contract is […]

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Developers change plans for Dublin development after flurry of objections

Developers Greg Kavanagh and Pat Crean have changed initial plans for a development consisting of 400 houses and apartments near St Anne’s Park in Raheny, Dublin. The pair, operating through their company Crekav Landbank Investments, have reconfigured the project after nearly 300 objections were made to the scheme, according to a report in The Irish […]

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Developers change plans for Dublin development after flurry of objections

Developers Greg Kavanagh and Pat Crean have changed initial plans for a development consisting of 400 houses and apartments near St Anne’s Park in Raheny, Dublin. The pair, operating through their company Crekav Landbank Investments, have reconfigured the project after nearly 300 objections were made to the scheme, according to a report in The Irish […]

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Insurers use spy gadgets to snoop on fraudsters

Private investigators are using vehicle-tracking devices to carry out illegal surveillance on insurance customers suspected of making fraudulent claims. The investigators, also known as ‘tracing agents’, are themselves being investigated for placing spy equipment underneath cars belonging to unsuspecting policy holders. The shocking scale of the covert surveillance being used by private investigators is laid […]

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Insurers use spy gadgets to snoop on fraudsters

Private investigators are using vehicle-tracking devices to carry out illegal surveillance on insurance customers suspected of making fraudulent claims. The investigators, also known as ‘tracing agents’, are themselves being investigated for placing spy equipment underneath cars belonging to unsuspecting policy holders. The shocking scale of the covert surveillance being used by private investigators is laid […]

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Irish consumer spending unaffected by Brexit

Irish consumer spending has thus far been free from the effects Brexit as spending in the second quarter of the year increased by 5pc, new research has show. According to the Consumer Market Monitor household debt is now at its lowest since 2006 and coming down by around 2.4pc per year. The monitor also points […]

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Irish consumer spending unaffected by Brexit

Irish consumer spending has thus far been free from the effects Brexit as spending in the second quarter of the year increased by 5pc, new research has show. According to the Consumer Market Monitor household debt is now at its lowest since 2006 and coming down by around 2.4pc per year. The monitor also points […]

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Kingspan clawing back share price drop caused by Brexit – Davy

Insulation company Kingspan has clawed back around half of its share price after it took a substantial blow following Britain’s decision to leave the European Union. Shares in the company fell from €25.05 to €19.80 overnight after the Brexit result was confirmed, however share prices have continued to rise since then. Kingspan shares now stand […]

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Kingspan clawing back share price drop caused by Brexit – Davy

Insulation company Kingspan has clawed back around half of its share price after it took a substantial blow following Britain’s decision to leave the European Union. Shares in the company fell from €25.05 to €19.80 overnight after the Brexit result was confirmed, however share prices have continued to rise since then. Kingspan shares now stand […]

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Germans claim Dublin is no match for Frankfurt for Brexit relocators

Dublin has less office space and higher commercial rents than Frankfurt, making it a less attractive option for business looking to relocate from post-referendum London, a German think tank has claimed. As European Union countries ramp up efforts to carve up the Brexit spoils from the City of London, the Cologne Institute for Economic Research […]

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