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Cambodia seizes record three tonnes of African ivory

Latest Business News from RTE - 3 hours 20 min ago
Cambodia has seized over 3.2 tonnes of elephant tusks hidden in a storage container sent from Mozambique, customs officials have said, marking the country's largest ever ivory bust.

Nations reach deal on implementing Paris Climate Accord

Latest Business News from RTE - 3 hours 32 min ago
An agreement has been reached by representatives of nearly 200 countries on how to implement the Paris Climate Accord, after two weeks of negotiations at the UN Climate Change conference in Poland.

UK would 'flourish' even without Brexit deal - Hunt

Latest Business News from RTE - 3 hours 44 min ago
British cabinet tensions over the prospect of a no-deal Brexit look set to heighten after UK Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt insisted the UK would "flourish and prosper" even without an exit agreement.

Women and children killed in Afghan attack

Latest Business News from RTE - 6 hours 37 min ago
At least 20 Afghan civilians including 12 children were killed in a n air strike targeting a Taliban commander

Independent Unionist MP urges support for Brexit deal

Latest Business News from RTE - 7 hours 42 min ago
The independent Unionist MP, Lady Sylvia Hermon, has urged Taoiseach, Leo Varadkar and other EU leaders to help Theresa May get her Brexit deal through the House of Commons.

Katie Taylor utterly dominates Wahlstrom in New York

Latest Business News from RTE - 9 hours 20 min ago
Katie Taylor successfully defended her WBA and IBF lightweight titles, moving to 12-0 following an utterly dominant display against Eva Wahlstrom - taking the 10 rounds in the eyes of all three judges.

RTÉ Sport Awards updates

Latest Business News from RTE - Sat, 15/12/2018 - 11:02pm
Follow all the fun from the gala night that celebrates great Irish sporting achievements in 2018.

Fine Gael remains most popular party, poll suggests

Latest Business News from RTE - Sat, 15/12/2018 - 8:30pm
Fine Gael remains the most popular party among voters despite a modest drop in support, the latest opinion poll has suggested.

Man dies in hospital following Limerick road collision

Latest Business News from RTE - Sat, 15/12/2018 - 6:49pm
A 33-year-old man who was seriously injured in a road traffic accident in the village of Hospital in Co Limerick earlier this week has died.

UN climate talks deadlocked over carbon credit issue

Latest Business News from RTE - Sat, 15/12/2018 - 5:53pm
United Nations' climate talks to agree on the rules of the 2015 Paris Agreement became deadlocked late today over the monitoring of carbon credits to reduce emissions, in marathon negotiations which have already overrun.

Trump's interior secretary Zinke to step down

Latest Business News from RTE - Sat, 15/12/2018 - 4:04pm
US Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke, who has sought to open US offshore waters to oil and gas drilling despite environmental protests, will be leaving his post at the end of the year, US President Donald Trump tweeted today.

Remains believed to be of newborn baby found at beach

Latest Business News from RTE - Sat, 15/12/2018 - 3:10pm
An investigation is under way into the discovery of what appears to be the remains of a newborn baby at a Dublin beach.

Weather leaves migrants stuck in Bosnia for winter

Latest Business News from RTE - Sat, 15/12/2018 - 12:49pm
Harsh weather conditions and tight police border controls have stopped thousands of people from attempting to cross into Croatia at the European Union's Balkan frontier, leaving them in Bosnia until spring.

Hunt says Withdrawal Agreement could still be passed

Latest Business News from RTE - Sat, 15/12/2018 - 12:31pm
The House of Commons could back British Prime Minister Theresa May's deal if politicians received assurances from the European Union, according to Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt.

Deadlines for Christmas postage approaching

Latest Business News from RTE - Sat, 15/12/2018 - 12:28pm
The public have been advised to post cards and packages as soon as possible to ensure they arrive at their destinations in time for Christmas.

Man dies after being struck by car in Cork city

Latest Business News from RTE - Sat, 15/12/2018 - 10:57am
A man has died after being struck by a car in Cork city this morning.

Witness appeal over Dublin cash-in-transit robbery

Latest Business News from RTE - Sat, 15/12/2018 - 10:51am
An investigation is under way into a suspected armed robbery from a cash-in-transit van in Dublin.

Brexit can't unravel Good Friday Agreement, Ahern warns

Latest Business News from RTE - Sat, 15/12/2018 - 10:30am
Former taoiseach Bertie Ahern has said Brexit cannot be allowed to unravel the good work of the Good Friday Agreement of 1998.

Australia recognises West Jerusalem as Israeli capital

Latest Business News from RTE - Sat, 15/12/2018 - 8:25am
Australia has formally recognised West Jerusalem as Israel's capital, reversing decades of Middle East policy.

Storm Deirdre to bring 'disruptive and damaging' gusts

Latest Business News from RTE - Sat, 15/12/2018 - 8:05am
A Status Orange weather warning is to come into effect this afternoon as Storm Deirdre makes it way northeast across the country.

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