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# Big Bucks

This year
Ryanair to buy 300 new Boeing aircraft over 10 years in a $40 billion deal
Ryanair said it is the largest order by an Irish company for goods manufactured in the US.
Last year
All-Ireland camogie champions Galway agree landmark €250,000 sponsorship deal
The Tribeswomen were previously sponsored by Supermac’s.
All time
€81,000 salary hike for senior Department of Health role 'right decision', says Minister
The role of secretary general at the Department of Health has been advertised with a salary of €292,000.
Here's how much RTÉ's top presenters earned from 2017 to 2019
The top 10 earners at RTÉ collectively took in just over €9 million in fees during the three-year period.
Starbucks wins appeal in EU court over €30 million European Commission tax fine
Ireland is also battling a similar fine levied against tech giant Apple over its Irish-based operations.
Man United agree €87 million fee with Leicester for Harry Maguire
The England international is set to become the most expensive defender in world football.
Pacquiao in talks with Hearn and Matchroom over promotional deal
Katie Taylor’s promoter is mulling over a move to sign six-weight world champion Pacquiao, now a free agent.
Jon Gruden's Raiders contract expected to be richest ever for a coach 'by a landslide'
Gruden’s salary is expected to exceed Bill Belichick’s $7-9m annual haul.
Cha-ching! These were the top 10 highest-paid teams in world sport this year
US teams, and basketball in particular, dominate the 2017 list.
Taylor earned 'substantial six-figure sum' in London, but has never signed for Hearn
Katie Taylor’s deal with Eddie Hearn is bound only by a handshake, but it’s paying dividends for both.
RTÉ's top-10 earners list has three women and Tubridy on top
Ray D’Arcy comes straight into the list at number two.
Belgian star Witsel opts for China over Juventus in 'very difficult decision'
Axel Witsel had looked likely to join the Italian champs but will now become the latest recruit to be lured to China.
Why does Starbucks keep opening stores without planning permission?
Multiple outlets of the international coffee chain have fallen foul of planning laws in recent months.
Hulk arrives in China to sign €55 million deal with Sven-Goran Eriksson's Shanghai
The striker is the latest player to move to the lucrative Chinese Super League.
Paul Pogba in talks with Real Madrid and two other clubs over €120 million transfer
The player’s agent claims Real Madrid is the preferred destination.
Massive boost for Northern Ireland as Michael O'Neill signs lucrative new deal
The former Shamrock Rovers boss has signed a four-year contract extension which will begin after the Euro 2016 finals.
Fenerbahce reject €20 million bid for Nani from mystery Chinese club
The former Man United winger was offered €10m-a-year to sign for an unnamed club but is apparently committed to the Turkish league leaders.
This 5-year-old company started in a Dublin college has been sold for $68 million
Logentries was spun out of UCD in 2010.
40 Irish bankers earned at least €1 million in 2013
Two bankers were earning €2 million or more.
€46 million for Christian Benteke? Liverpool agree fee for Aston Villa striker
Brendan Rodgers has wasted little time in spending the Raheem Sterling money.
From Torres to Fellaini - the 10 biggest Premier League transfers
In light of Raheem Sterling’s move to Manchester City, we look back on players who demanded the big bucks.
Liverpool have agreed to sell Raheem Sterling to Manchester City for €68 million - reports
He will become the most expensive English player of all time.
Jurys Inn chain sold to US investors ... for a LOT of money
Lone Star Funds has struck a deal with stakeholders.
Steven Gerrard is set to sign 18-month contract with LA Galaxy worth $6 million a year - reports
Robbie will be looking for a pay rise.
How much would you spend on a watch? This one fetched €17 million... a world record
The handcrafted timepiece is named after its original owner, a New York banker,who ordered it in 1925.
With 10 grand at stake, 'it's kill or be killed' in top level handball
Ireland’s premier handballer Paul Brady admitted relief at claiming victory in the season’s first ‘Major’ in LA.
In-form Rory McIlroy up to second as Horschel leads Tour Championship
No rush, Rors. It’s only $10 million we’re talking about here.
Six shopping centres up for grabs, going rate €120 million
Total of seven properties on the market to claw back some of Bank of Scotland’s billions in Irish loans.
Big Buck's retires after coming up short in Cheltenham World Hurdle
The 11-year-old finished out of the places in his bid to win a remarkable fifth World Hurdle.
POLL: Who do you think will win today’s World Hurdle at Cheltenham?
Today’s feature race has been billed as “The Lady and the Champ” as Annie Power sets out to topple Big Buck’s.
Facebook buys WhatsApp message service for $16billion
The deal includes $4 billion in cash and $12 billion in stock.
Knock out blow for Big Bucks hits punters’ pockets
The Paul Nicholls trained horse lost for the first time in five years.
And the world's highest earning actress is...
These Hollywood starlets are rolling in it.
And the highest-earning celebrity under 30 is...
This lot will make you feel inadequate.
And Hollywood's highest-paid actor is...
This might be a bit of a surprise.
Big Buck's and Al Ferof set to be out for remainder of season
Horse trainer Paul Nicholls issued the news tonight, via a statement to reporters.
Forbes lists the 25 richest musicians in 2012
Dr Dre came out on top, with Irish rockers U2 taking the fourth spot.
'PSG have bought Zlatan and Thiago Silva' - Berlusconi
The AC Milan president claims two of his star players are on their way to France.
Wooooo-ney: here's your spooky Wayne Rooney pic of the day
We didn’t think people were being serious when they said Wazza was a shadow of his former self…
History Buck's! Big Buck's wins his 17th straight race at Aintree
Ruby Walsh says that Big Buck’s has more to offer after the nine-year-old broke Sir Ken’s jumps record at Aintree today.