Wednesday, February 20, 2019

Vatican diplomat who acts as Pope’s eyes on the world

Vatican diplomat who acts as Pope's eyes on the world Archbishop Paul Gallagher, who was born in Liverpool, heads the world's oldest diplomatic service, reports Paddy Agnew from Rome HELPING HAND: As foreign...

US reimposes sanctions on Iran

US reimposes sanctions on Iran The move comes three months after Donald Trump pulled the US out of the Iran nuclear deal. Donald Trump has reimposed sanctions on Iran (Carolyn Kaster/AP) US President Donald...

Zimbabwe opposition leader says vote was ‘stolen from the people’

Zimbabwe opposition leader says vote was 'stolen from the people' Nelson Chamisa declared a ‘day of mourning for democracy’ and claimed the vote was rigged. Nelson Chamisa (AP) Zimbabwe’s opposition leader Nelson Chamisa has...

Facebook starts testing dating service

Facebook starts testing dating service The company first announced plans for a dating service in May. Facebook’s offering will put it in competition with existing dating apps and services (PA) Facebook has confirmed it...

Africa’s Silicon Savannah could be a gold mine for exporters

Africa's Silicon Savannah could be a gold mine for exporters 'Enterprise Ireland can help exporters with an eye on the savvy Silicon Savannah to identify sectors and opportunities, make introductions to potential...

Ireland-Singapore link may be on the cards – but just not yet

Ireland-Singapore link may be on the cards - but just not yet The business class cabin of Singapore Airlines on display at its main Changi Airport hub Photo: Bloomberg Is Dublin Airport looking...

Trump starring in ‘street fighter-style deceitful drama of extortion’ – China state media

Trump starring in 'street fighter-style deceitful drama of extortion' - China state media Chinese state media calls Trump a "street fighter" Trade war heating up, China proposes new tariffs Dispute has roiled...

Zimbabwe opposition leader vows to challenge election results

Zimbabwe opposition leader vows to challenge election results Nelson Chamisa claimed the results had been manipulated, and that his supporters had been attacked and harassed. Riot police enter the Bronte hotel (AP) Zimbabwe opposition...

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€10m loans mark record quarter for Linked Finance Linked Finance chief executive Niall Dorrian Linked Finance, an Irish peer-to-peer (P2P) lending platform, recorded its strongest quarter to date in the three months to...

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Trump going ahead with taxes on $16 billion in Chinese imports Customs officials will begin collecting the border tax on August 23, the Office of the US Trade Representative says. Donald Trump (Niall...

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Q&A: Others will fear legal action

Q&A: Others will fear legal action St Raphael's Q: Why is the leading representative body for credit unions suing one of its former members? A: The representative...

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