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# earnings - Thursday 30 August, 2018

'You don’t have to be male, middle-aged and born into the right family to be rich in Ireland – but it helps'

Journalist Joe O’Shea delved into the world of Ireland’s rich list for a two-part programme due to air this week.

# earnings - Sunday 15 May, 2016

They can make thousands from an Instagram post - but how transparent are Irish bloggers?

We asked bloggers about trust, money and advertising – and they answered.

# earnings - Tuesday 19 April, 2016

Annoyed you can't watch the US version of Netflix? Its CEO doesn't really care

Such complaints are “inconsequential” and come from a “very small but quite vocal minority”.

# earnings - Thursday 5 November, 2015

Were you on Facebook recently? You and a billion others...

It doesn’t look like the Facebook juggernaut is going to slow down anytime soon.

# earnings - Friday 21 August, 2015

And the world's highest paid actress is...

Not a bad pocket of change.

# earnings - Thursday 30 July, 2015

Facebook is growing and growing - and it has some new things in store

The only way Facebook is heading is up.

# earnings - Wednesday 8 July, 2015

YouTube star PewDiePie responds to those upset he earned €6.7 million last year

“To see people being upset about this whole thing is just sad. I think it’s such a waste.”

# earnings - Monday 6 July, 2015

Do you earn enough for a minimum standard of living?

The threshold has just gone up.

# earnings - Wednesday 10 June, 2015

Why most workers aren't going to start earning more any time soon

Ireland can look to the UK and US for signs of what’s to come.

# earnings - Tuesday 26 May, 2015

These are the jobs that are winning and losing as the economy picks up

Average pay packets took another hit at the start of the year.

# earnings - Thursday 7 May, 2015

There's a good reason why Nintendo is so happy today 1up

There's a good reason why Nintendo is so happy today

The company made its first annual profit since 2011.

# earnings - Friday 6 February, 2015

Twitter's biggest problem? The way that people think about it

Oh, and the fact that it needs to make money.

# earnings - Tuesday 27 January, 2015

Here we go again? Microsoft Windows is starting to slide

For one, its biggest source of revenue will likely take a hit later this year when Windows 10 is released.

# earnings - Wednesday 29 October, 2014

Nintendo surprises everyone by making money again 1up

Nintendo surprises everyone by making money again

And the videogame giant could be on track to post its first annual profit in four years.

# earnings - Friday 17 October, 2014

Long-term gambles causes Google's earnings to fall

The hiring of nearly 3,000 more employees and investing in “moon shot” projects like driverless cars and drones has caused expenses to increase by 30%.

# earnings - Tuesday 7 October, 2014

Samsung is bracing itself for a massive drop in profits this quarter

The company has said it expects earnings to be 60% lower than a year earlier, thanks to increased competition in the smartphone market.

# earnings - Thursday 31 July, 2014

Games and box-office movies help Sony post surprise profit

Despite posting a net profit of €194 million this quarter, Sony still expects to make a full-year loss.

# earnings - Wednesday 30 July, 2014

Mario Kart 8 wasn't enough to save Nintendo from a €72 million loss

Despite the popularity of the latest instalment of Mario Kart, Nintendo suffered a net loss of €72.3 million in the latest quarter.

# earnings - Thursday 24 July, 2014

Facebook is raking it in as earnings soar to $2.9 billion

More users, more mobile apps, more ads = lots more money.

# earnings - Wednesday 7 May, 2014

Poor Wii U sales sees Nintendo lose €164m in fiscal year

The company moved 2.72 million Wii U consoles globally over the 12 months through March, less than a third of the 9 million it originally predicted.

# earnings - Thursday 1 May, 2014

Sony braces itself for major losses by slashing profit estimates

The electronics giant has slashed its expected income from €563 million to €183 million, a 67.5 per cent decrease, after disc market shrinks faster than expected

# earnings - Wednesday 30 April, 2014

Twitter stock falls despite growth in revenue and users

The service surpassed Wall Street’s expectations thanks to a sharp increase in advertising revenue, but its slow growth rate has left investors concerned.

# earnings - Saturday 26 April, 2014

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Good morning. Here’s everything you need to know this morning as you start your weekend.

# earnings - Thursday 24 April, 2014

Facebook's plan for its mobile apps: grow userbase now, make money later

In a conference call, Facebook’s CEO Mark Zuckerberg said it would be a “few years” before Instagram would become an important business for the company.

# earnings - Tuesday 1 April, 2014

Facebook CEO made $3.3 billion in stock options last year

According to regulatory documents filed on Monday, Zuckerberg has reduced his salary to $1 a year.

# earnings - Saturday 8 March, 2014

Childminders warn new tax rules will force more into the black economy

Early Childhood Ireland said the move by Revenue may not be in the best interests of children.

# earnings - Monday 17 February, 2014

Noonan says income tax cuts are not a play for popularity

The Minister for Finance said once they have the resources, the Irish government will look to cutting income tax.

# earnings - Tuesday 28 January, 2014

Majority of CEOs think State-funded bodies aren't monitored enough

Two-thirds of those surveyed believe that organisations in receipt of State funding are not adequately monitored or held to account.

# earnings - Tuesday 7 January, 2014

Samsung earnings fall as mobile growth slows down

Analysts say that the company’s smartphone business was not as lucrative because of higher marketing costs.

# earnings - Wednesday 6 November, 2013

IMHO: ‘Interest only repayments are not a long-term solution to mortgage arrears’

The Irish Mortgage Holders Organisation said the new mortgage restructuring figures are concerning.

# earnings - Sunday 16 June, 2013

Money repatriated abroad has fallen in the last six years

Statistics show that the amount of money earned in Ireland by migrants and temporary workers and then sent abroad has fallen since the Ireland’s economic downturn.

# earnings - Tuesday 28 May, 2013

Workers in Ireland earn an average of €697 a week

Workers in administrative and support services have seen an increase on last year while those employed in construction have fared worst.

# earnings - Friday 22 February, 2013

Average industrial wage rises to €828.88 per week Pay

Average industrial wage rises to €828.88 per week

The latest CSO figures show the average worker makes €697.65, with an average working week of 31.7 hours.

# earnings - Tuesday 22 January, 2013

Google's revenue hits $50 billion for the first time

It’s good news for Google: the internet titan has reported rising profits and its highest revenue ever for 2012.

# earnings - Thursday 20 December, 2012

Ireland's population of low-wage earners among EU's highest

New Eurostat figures show over a fifth of Irish workers are earning less than the national median hourly wage.

# earnings - Monday 26 November, 2012

CSO: Weekly earnings up, public sector numbers down

The latest CSO figures show that the average weekly earnings are up 1.1 per cent this year compared to 2011. But what is the weekly average?

# earnings - Friday 12 October, 2012

Men get paid 21% more than women in the private sector

The gender gap is 8 per cent higher in the private sector than the public sector.

# earnings - Monday 24 September, 2012

Literacy difficulties lead to 5 per cent reduction in earnings

A new ESRI study has examined the workplace experiences of people with literacy and numeracy difficulties.

# earnings - Tuesday 4 September, 2012

From The42 Cash money: Woods surpasses $100m in earnings Gizza Fiver

Cash money: Woods surpasses $100m in earnings

Woods hit the milestone with a third-place finish in the Deutsche Bank Championship on Monday

# earnings - Wednesday 25 April, 2012

35m iPhones, 11.8m iPads and 4m Macs: A good first quarter for Apple

While iPhone sales exceeded expectations, iPad and Mac sales were not as forecasted but the company’s income continues to grow.

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