Wednesday, January 16, 2019

EU wheat prices climb to 3-year high as crop outlook dims

EU wheat prices climb to 3-year high as crop outlook dims Strategie Grains cuts forecast for EU soft wheat crop Wheat prices also boosted by crop problems in Russia U.S. govt aid...

Six tips for avoiding jet lag when you fly long-haul

Six tips for avoiding jet lag when you fly long-haul Say goodbye to time-zone tiredness with these expert tips, says Liz Connor. Airplane at night. Photo: DepositCrashing out with jetlag. Photo: DepositSolo travellers...

Dollar index near two-week high on stronger safe haven bid

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - The dollar gained against its major peers on Tuesday, reining as the preferred safe haven currency as uncertainty over Brexit negotiations and Italy’s free spending budget spooked investors...

Central Bank bill for INBS probe set to hit €20m

Central Bank bill for INBS probe set to hit €20m INBS collapsed into State ownership in 2010 and its dissolution left taxpayers with a €5.4bn clean-up bill. The Central Bank forked out over...

Lucky local wins $3000 Mitre 10 Mega prize pack

Mitre 10 MEGA Hamilton has announced the lucky local winner of a prize pack valued at more than $3000. David and Patricia from Fitzroy, Hamilton, won a new stainless-steel barbecue and...

Department’s legislation blunder puts new minerals drilling on hold

Department's legislation blunder puts new minerals drilling on hold Minister Denis Naughten. New drilling for minerals in Ireland is on hold because of a foul-up in the drafting of legislation, the Irish Independent...

Subsidy deal spurs Amarenco plans to build 11 solar farms

Subsidy deal spurs Amarenco plans to build 11 solar farms John Mullins of Amarenco. Photo: Michael Mac Sweeney/Provision Former Bord Gáis chief John Mullins's renewable energy business Amarenco is pressing ahead with plans...

The best cities to work in around the world

The best cities to work in around the world Is it time for a change? If you’re considering a move to pastures new then you might want to read our list of...

Barber who discriminated against transgender man by refusing give him ‘short back and sides’...

Barber who discriminated against transgender man by refusing give him 'short back and sides' ordered to pay him €5K Lee McLoughlin said that the refusal by the barber necessitated an emergency counselling...

9 of the worst things you can do to a socially awkward person

9 of the worst things you can do to a socially awkward person ‘Please, introduce yourself to the class!’ Not everyone finds it easy to interact with other people (Koldunov/Getty Images) Not all of...

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Ardagh blames sluggish growth in US glass packaging on cash earnings...

Ardagh blames sluggish growth in US glass packaging on cash earnings slump Ardagh chairman and chief executive Paul Coulson. Photo: Jason Clarke Cash earnings at Paul...

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