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Customs expert warns of ‘no deal’ Brexit chaos

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Saudis play down oil giant Aramco float cancellation

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Center Parcs announces over 100 activities for Longford Forest – from Aerial Trekking to...

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Electric scooters are on right path to less congestion in cities

Electric scooters are on right path to less congestion in cities People ride electric scooters in San Francisco, California. Photo: Bloomberg Are electric scooters good or bad for Irish cities? Because they're certainly getting more common. My...

FarmIreland Instagram Takeover: Behind the scenes on one of Ireland’s top pedigree beef and...

FarmIreland Instagram Takeover: Behind the scenes on one of Ireland's top pedigree beef and dairy farms Edward Dudley. Click on the Instagram icon in the corner to follow Edward through the day. Today, we've been joined...

Travel and all that jazz: 35 European city break tips from musicians

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Pension model doesn’t have to be perfect, but we must act now

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Problem Solver: Serve up incentives to hang onto best restaurant staff

Problem Solver: Serve up incentives to hang onto best restaurant staff Feargal Quinn Q: I run three restaurants. However, I am really struggling to find good staff and the business is under pressure constantly because we...

OneSavings Bank raises guidance as profits rise

OneSavings Bank raises guidance as profits rise OneSavings now expects to deliver net loan book growth in the ‘high-teens’ in 2018. Profits rose at buy-to-let specialist OneSavings Bank (Andrew Matthews/PA) OneSavings Bank has reported rising interim profits...

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