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You can now buy tickets to football matches on the Ryanair website

Ever travelled to see a football match? Plenty of people do it, and now popular airline Ryanair have made their first move into the world of sports. Thursday (13 December) marks the launch of the availability of tickets to sporting events across Europe on the Ryanair website. Ryanair’s “Tickets” page previously offered travellers the option […]

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Applegreen drops fuel prices across all service stations in Ireland

Applegreen is dropping fuel prices by 5c a litre across all service stations from today. The reduction on fuelgood fuel prices is being implemented across all Applegreen sites in the Republic of Ireland. Applegreen Head of Operations Conor Lucey said: “We are committed to our ‘low fuel prices always’ promise and are delighted we can […]

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Ariana Grande set for Dublin show next September

Ariana Grande has announced dates for the European leg of her world tour next year, with a Dublin date included in September. Grande will kick off the European leg of her ‘Sweetener’ tour in London on 17 August, with several other UK shows included. She will bring her tour to Dublin on Sunday 22 September. One […]

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Taoiseach ‘very satisfied’ with EU position on backstop

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has said he was “very satisfied” with the EU’s position on the Irish backstop at last night’s summit meeting. He said the European Union stands by the Withdrawal Agreement that was negotiated. EU leaders rejected British Prime Minister Theresa May’s call for legally binding assurances on the Irish backstop and ruled out any […]

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Amazon Web Services Launches New Region in Sweden

Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS), an Amazon.com company (NASDAQ:AMZN), today announced the opening of the AWS Europe (Stockholm) Region. With this launch, AWS now provides 60 Availability Zones across 20 infrastructure regions globally, with another 12 Availability Zones and four regions in Bahrain, Hong Kong SAR, Italy, and South Africa all coming online by the […]

Lifestyle

Brendan Murray back on the market after breaking up with girlfriend during X Factor stint

Irish singer Brendan Murray said he is back on the market after breaking up with his girlfriend of two-years during his stint on the X Factor. The 22-year-old singer from Co Galway added that he is planning a move to London soon to fully focus on pursuing his music career. Speaking exclusively to Irish Daily […]

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There are now 2.19 million people employed in Ireland, new figures show

THERE ARE 2.19 million people employed in Ireland after over 61,900 additional people entered employment in 2017, according to the latest National Skills Bulletin.  Produced by Solas, the Further Education and Training Authority, the Bulletin provides an overview of the Irish labour market at occupational level. It found that employment growth was particularly strong in construction, […]

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Everything you need to know about the new US work visas for Irish people

ON November 30th 2018, NEWS came through that Irish citizens could soon get access to thousands more US working visas.  It came as a result of a bill that would allow Irish citizens avail of surplus E-3 visas that are specifically for Australians. The visas are for two years but can be extended indefinitely.  The […]

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Barclays reveals expansion plans for Dublin

Barclays has revealed major expansion plans for Dublin, with ambitions to double headcount here to 300 by the end of next year and find more Irish clients. The bank has made Dublin a new hub for Irish operations after the Brexit vote. It wants to grow its business here, providing banking for large companies and […]