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# bloomberg - Saturday 9 November, 2019

Billionaire tycoon Michael Bloomberg files papers in Alabama paving way for presidential bid

The former New York mayor has yet to formally announce his bid for the White House.

# bloomberg - Friday 8 November, 2019

Billionaire Michael Bloomberg preparing to join 2020 Democratic presidential race, US media reports

The 77-year-old is expected to file paperwork in at least one state this week declaring himself a candidate.

# bloomberg - Friday 25 January, 2019

What will a hard border look like if Brexit goes 'very wrong'? Varadkar says soldiers may return

The Taoiseach says Ireland is being ‘victimised’ by Brexit.

# bloomberg - Wednesday 19 September, 2018

Coveney criticises reports that EU could ask Ireland for tax reform to secure support on border issue

An anonymous EU official was quoted as saying that “solidarity doesn’t come for free” in relation to the Irish border issue.

# bloomberg - Thursday 25 January, 2018

Leo told Bloomberg TV it's time to get 'down and dirty' on the details of Brexit

The UK hopes to have terms of a transition deal by March.

# bloomberg - Tuesday 22 August, 2017

Varadkar tells US TV he's 'confused and puzzled' by Britain's trading plans Brexit This post contains videos

Varadkar tells US TV he's 'confused and puzzled' by Britain's trading plans

The Taoiseach also shared his thoughts on Donald Trump.

# bloomberg - Friday 2 December, 2016

Enda denies being snubbed by Donald Trump

The Taoiseach made a pitch to companies to relocate to Ireland on US TV this afternoon.

# bloomberg - Monday 9 February, 2015

Aer Lingus shareholders are nervous IAG's takeover bid has failed

The airline’s stocks took a hit today following a Bloomberg report.

# bloomberg - Thursday 22 January, 2015

This is how much a club sandwich costs at the world's most exclusive schmoozefest

Don’t even start us on the champagne and caviar.

# bloomberg - Wednesday 19 November, 2014

'Relentlessly rainy Ireland': How water charges anger is reported abroad

They like to note the weather.

# bloomberg - Tuesday 24 June, 2014

'Again consumers lose out and the banks win' - PTSB to sell mortgage loan books

David Hall has criticised the decision of the bank and its sub-prime unit for its decision to sell the two loan books of impaired mortgages.

# bloomberg - Friday 24 January, 2014

British exit from EU wouldn't give Taoiseach a headache

The Taoiseach also dismissed suggestions that he would take up a role in the EU instead of leading Fine Gael into the 2016 general election.

# bloomberg - Friday 13 September, 2013

From The Daily Edge Here's how Bloomberg Businessweek explained hurling to its readers GAA

# bloomberg - Tuesday 19 February, 2013

Ireland to auction off €500 million of Treasury Bills on Thursday

The auction is the latest attempt to test the waters for Ireland’s eventual return to normal lending markets.

# bloomberg - Tuesday 25 September, 2012

Denis O'Brien: doing business with Apple is "like going on methadone"

The tycoon also said Irish people had behaved like adults during the recession.

# bloomberg - Saturday 8 September, 2012

Ireland will 'probably fail' to get bank debt deal by October - Bloomberg

The Department of Finance has said that the forthcoming meetings between European leaders are important to meet the end of October deadline the government has set but it isn’t looking good.

# bloomberg - Thursday 5 July, 2012

Ireland returns to the markets today - here's what you need to know

The NTMA is set to try and raise money for the first time since Ireland was bailed out, with a €500m debt auction.

# bloomberg - Sunday 20 May, 2012

"I'm trying to stop contagion" - Noonan on 'feta cheese' remark

The finance minister says his comment about buying feta cheese was meant to illustrate Ireland’s economic distance from Greece.

# bloomberg - Thursday 8 March, 2012

AIB confirms plan to seek 2,500 voluntary redundancies AIB

AIB confirms plan to seek 2,500 voluntary redundancies

The 99.8 per cent state-owned bank will seek the redundancies as part of plans to reduce its staff costs by €170 million per year.

# bloomberg - Wednesday 7 March, 2012

Report suggests 2,500 job cuts imminent at AIB

The bank declined to comment on this afternoon’s suggestions that it is preparing to slash 2,500 jobs – and not the 2,000 anticipated.

# bloomberg - Wednesday 15 February, 2012

Irish company denies involvement in Syrian repression

AdaptiveMobile told that it did not renew a contract with a Syrian mobile phone operator last year because of the political climate.

Sarkozy to announce re-election bid today

However, he may already be too far behind.

# bloomberg - Thursday 9 February, 2012

Kenny says 'we'll pay our dues' a year after Varadkar said 'not another cent' Memories This post contains videos

Kenny says 'we'll pay our dues' a year after Varadkar said 'not another cent'

A year ago today Leo Varadkar said that not another red cent would be paid to the banks. Today, the Taoiseach has insisted we will not seek to impose any losses on bondholders.

# bloomberg - Wednesday 14 December, 2011

Referendum will effectively decide whether Ireland wants to keep the euro – Noonan

Michael Noonan also says that only the nitty-gritty of the new European treaty will indicate whether a vote is needed.

# bloomberg - Thursday 27 October, 2011

Reality-TV star V ex-IRA warlord: the international view on #Aras11

Here’s what the world’s media is saying about the pop star, poet, reality-TV star, ex-IRA chief and gay-rights crusader vying to be the next President of Ireland.

# bloomberg - Friday 25 March, 2011

Irish banks may need another €27.5 billion: report

Read it and weep.

# bloomberg - Friday 11 February, 2011

Bloomberg apologises over 'inebriated' Irish comments

The New York mayor has said that he “did not mean to offend anyone” with a joke about drunk Irish people.

# bloomberg - Monday 29 November, 2010

Ireland's 'non bailout' a crutch for banks 'too big to save'

The world’s press seems broadly baffled by the €85bn deal, with the 5.8% interest rate coming under attack.

# bloomberg - Tuesday 12 October, 2010

Defiant Lenihan insists Ireland can avoid bailout

Ireland can “absolutely” dodge the need to go cap-in-hand to Europe – but pensions and welfare could be hit.