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August

Asian Shares hit 3 month high (The Irish Times)

Asian shares extended gains to a third straight session today, reaching a three-month high, as investors continued to bet that policymakers will soon take decisive action to address the euro zone fiscal crisis and declining global growth. Oil and copper eased from...

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22

March

“Next”‘s Profits rise 9%

“Next”‘s Profits rise 9% “Next” is the United Kingdom’s second largest clothing retailer. It has over 500 stores in the UK and Ireland. 2012 saw an annual profit rise of 9% but 2013 has reported to be a “quiet” year so...

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22

March

Lufthansa Workers on Strike

Lufthansa Workers on Strike. Thursday morning saw of 33 000 workers on strike between the times of 4am and 9am. These workers were members of the German union, Verdi, and they are currently in a wage dispute with the Airline Lufthansa. The unions are demanding a wage...

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22

March

2012 Growth in the Irish Economy

2012 Growth within the Irish Economy This Irish Times has recently reported 0.9% growth in the Irish Economy in 2012. This statistic has been realesed by the Central Statistics Office, which confirms the second consecutive year of growth in the Irish economy....

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