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US revokes Saudi visas in first action over Khashoggi

Latest Business News from RTE - 4 hours 8 min ago
The United States has said it is revoking visas of Saudis involved in the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, as President Donald Trump ridiculed the kingdom's response as "one of the worst cover-ups" in history.

Six moments from the Prime Time debate

Latest Business News from RTE - 5 hours 16 min ago
Taxes, wages, PR, debate absence, the Government jet and a loan - six moments from tonight's debate.

Multinational dominance concealing economic weaknesses

Latest Business News from RTE - 5 hours 55 min ago
The dominance of the foreign-owned multinational sector in Ireland has concealed weaknesses in key parts of the domestic economy, according to the Nevin Economic Research Institute.

Analysis: A Presidential debate of two halves

Latest Business News from RTE - 6 hours 23 min ago
The Prime Time debate lacked a killer blow, and is unlikely to significantly alter the trend set out in recent polls.

At least 20 injured after Rome escalator incident

Latest Business News from RTE - Tue, 23/10/2018 - 8:06pm
At least 20 people have been injured after an escalator in a Rome metro station broke down.

All six candidates to appear in tonight's debate

Latest Business News from RTE - Tue, 23/10/2018 - 7:58pm
All six candidates in the Presidential election are scheduled to appear in tonight's debate on RTÉ's Prime Time, in which questions about financial controls at the Áras are expected to feature.

Stage set for RTÉ Prime Time debate

Latest Business News from RTE - Tue, 23/10/2018 - 7:58pm
Follow live updates from the RTÉ Prime Time debate featuring all six candidates for this Friday's Presidential Election.

Second stage of abortion legislation passed by Dáil

Latest Business News from RTE - Tue, 23/10/2018 - 7:35pm
The second stage of the Regulation of Termination of Pregnancy Bill has passed by a large majority in the Dáil.

Man in reported racist incident on flight identified

Latest Business News from RTE - Tue, 23/10/2018 - 7:16pm
UK police say that a man who was reportedly filmed racially abusing an elderly woman on a Ryanair flight has been identified.

BMW to recall over 10,000 cars in Ireland because of fire risk

Latest Business News from RTE - Tue, 23/10/2018 - 5:53pm
BMW is to recall more than 10,000 cars in Ireland because of a fire risk. It is part of a global recall affecting some 1.6 million diesel cars worldwide.

Timeline: Erdogan describes how Khashoggi plot unfolded

Latest Business News from RTE - Tue, 23/10/2018 - 5:03pm
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has described in detail for the first time how the "political murder" of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi was planned and carried out by a team of 15 Saudis.

World's oldest intact shipwreck found in Black Sea

Latest Business News from RTE - Tue, 23/10/2018 - 4:59pm
An ancient Greek trading ship dating back more than 2,400 years has been found virtually intact at the bottom of the Black Sea, researchers have said.

Life sentence for killing man after row over cigarette

Latest Business News from RTE - Tue, 23/10/2018 - 4:57pm
A 31-year-old has been sentenced to life in prison for murdering a man following a drunken row over a cigarette.

€1m to be lodged for house for Mhic Mhathúna children

Latest Business News from RTE - Tue, 23/10/2018 - 4:57pm
More than €1 million is to be lodged in the High Court to buy a house for the five children of 37-year-old Emma Mhic Mhathúna who died from cancer earlier this month.

Taoiseach criticises Martin in tetchy Dáil exchange

Latest Business News from RTE - Tue, 23/10/2018 - 4:48pm
Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has accused Fianna Fáil leader Micheál Martin of being "obsessed with innuendo and conspiracy theories" during tetchy exchanges in the Dáil chamber.

Climate Action Committee to discuss flood planning, energy measures

Oireachtas Press Releases - Tue, 23/10/2018 - 4:47pm

The Joint Committee on Climate Action will examine Ireland’s preparations for increased flood risks and its investment in energy-saving and renewable energy sources on Wednesday, Oct. 24.

Fears for up to 300 jobs at Bord na Móna

Latest Business News from RTE - Tue, 23/10/2018 - 4:42pm
There are fears that hundreds of job losses could be announced at Bord na Móna tomorrow.

Jury in attempted murder trial to resume deliberations

Latest Business News from RTE - Tue, 23/10/2018 - 4:34pm
The jury in the trial of a woman who slit the throat of another woman will resume deliberating on a verdict tomorrow.

Site of Tuam Mother and Baby Home to be excavated

Latest Business News from RTE - Tue, 23/10/2018 - 4:31pm
The Government has approved the forensic excavation of the site of the former Mother and Baby Home in Tuam, Co Galway.

Parliamentary Budget Office publishes Budget 2019 – Issues arising for Members of the Houses of the Oireachtas

Oireachtas Press Releases - Tue, 23/10/2018 - 2:01pm

Following on from the Parliamentary Budget Office’s (PBO) Pre-Budget 2019 Commentary,  and its Budget night publication Preliminary Review of Budget 2019, the PBO has released Budget 2019 – Issues for Members of the Houses of the Oireachtas which provides a high-level analysis of the issues of interest and concern which arise from the Budget.

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