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# investment - Wednesday 9 January, 2013

NPRF announces €850m investment in funds for small businesses

The funds will be used to invest in both healthy businesses seeking to grow and those that are under-performing.

# investment - Monday 7 January, 2013

IDA-backed companies created 12,722 jobs last year

The government agency responsible for foreign investment says its client companies added a net total of 6,570 jobs.

# investment - Thursday 3 January, 2013

CRH spends almost €630 million in investments in 2012

The company announced today that it undertook 18 acquisition and investment initiatives in the second half of 2012.

# investment - Monday 24 December, 2012

Chevron Training successfully exits examinership

The company’s 15 jobs have now been saved as it has secured two new contracts for 2013.

# investment - Friday 21 December, 2012

Irish Film Board projects received €118m in foreign investment in 2012

The foreign investment for the 30 projects was 11 times greater than the €10.5 million investment by the Irish Film Board.

# investment - Friday 7 December, 2012

Netflix faces US penalty for CEO Facebook comments

Hastings posted a comments that said customers were spending around a billion hours per month watching Netflix

# investment - Sunday 2 December, 2012

Almost half of people are not saving at all - survey

When asked what consumers will do with spare cash, half said they would use it to pay off debt.

# investment - Wednesday 28 November, 2012

European Investment Bank provides €155m loan to Bord Gáis for wind farms

It is expected that the new expansion programme will increase the operational wind capacity of Bord Gáis by more than 50 per cent.

# investment - Tuesday 27 November, 2012

Work to start on €370m Luas link-up next year

The project is likely to generate up to 800 jobs in the construction phase and a further 60 permanent jobs.

# investment - Monday 12 November, 2012

Construction starts on eight new schools

A loan of €50 million from the European Investment Bank means the building projects in five counties can now go ahead.

# investment - Sunday 11 November, 2012

€15 million investment leads to 35 jobs for the City Bin Co

The waste collection operator said the jobs will bump up its workforce by 50 per cent.

# investment - Friday 9 November, 2012

Disposable income and household savings up in second quarter CSO

Disposable income and household savings up in second quarter

The CSO said savings were primarily used to pay down debt and fund property investment.

# investment - Monday 5 November, 2012

48 new jobs to be created at poultry plant in Cavan

The 48 new jobs are the result of a €3 million investment in specialised equipment at the plant in Shercock in Cavan.

# investment - Tuesday 30 October, 2012

€5.5m tourism investment announced in Kilkenny

The money will be invested in a new “Medieval Mile” project and is just the first phase in a €15 million development package planned over the next four years.

Warning from Central Bank on investment firm

The bank says that Lehman Reilly is claiming to be an investment firm, but is not authorised.

# investment - Saturday 20 October, 2012

Aaron McKenna: We know Ireland has talent – why stop it from growing?

Ireland’s ‘knowledge economy’ is actually waiting to happen, writes Aaron McKenna.

# investment - Tuesday 16 October, 2012

What could Irish businesses learn from those in Singapore?

An ESRI study has compared the two countries as examples of countries where the number of patents is above average.

# investment - Monday 15 October, 2012

On the roads: Gardaí to get 170 new vehicles

Around €3 million will be spend on the new vehicles, which will include patrol cars, unmarked cars and vans.

# investment - Friday 12 October, 2012

Taoiseach announces new American-Irish partnership

i360medical and the Cleveland Clinic and its Innovation Alliance have joined forces after being introduced by Enterprise Ireland.

From The42 AC Milan deny reports of Qatari investment Serie A

AC Milan deny reports of Qatari investment

Reports on Friday stated that Silvio Berlusconi was about to sell 30% of the club he owns to the ruling Al-Thani family.

Taoiseach back in the US, still sad over Mayo defeat

Enda Kenny is in Philadelphia to promote Ireland.

# investment - Wednesday 10 October, 2012

Central Bank of Ireland issues warning on investment firm

The regulator has said that Japanese company Drake Merger Management is not authorised as an investment firm in Ireland.

# investment - Thursday 27 September, 2012

From The42 FAI to receive $500,000 FIFA grant for Abbotstown project Investment

FAI to receive $500,000 FIFA grant for Abbotstown project

The Government will also provide €500,000 for the National Sports Campus in Dublin.

# investment - Wednesday 19 September, 2012

Good news for Limerick: 400 jobs to be created by US financial company

Northern Trust announced the jobs boost for the county today.

# investment - Tuesday 21 August, 2012

From The42 Billionaire George Soros invests in Man United Cash Splash

Billionaire George Soros invests in Man United

Soros’s stake of 3.1 million Class A shares is worth 1.9% of the Premier League giants.

# investment - Friday 17 August, 2012

Facebook shares hit an all-time low

The social networking giant’s stock traded as low as $20 before bouncing back slightly yesterday.

# investment - Friday 10 August, 2012

Manchester United slashes price for US IPO

The move comes amid doubts about the team’s ability to boost profits as long as it carries a hefty debt burden.

# investment - Wednesday 8 August, 2012

Housing Minister launches draft voluntary regulation code for housing bodies

Jan O’Sullivan said the draft code paves the way for a protective statutory framework and more assistance for those working in the sector.

# investment - Tuesday 24 July, 2012

Cisco to axe 1,300 jobs worldwide

The global computer equipment giant said it is trimming its workforce by 2 per cent.

# investment - Sunday 22 July, 2012

Bill Clinton is cheating on us...with Greece

Well, he isn’t known for his fidelity.

# investment - Wednesday 11 July, 2012

James Reilly tells Dail: I have acted with complete propriety at all times

The Health Minister told the chamber that the current difficulties stem from ‘complex’ litigation.

# investment - Friday 25 May, 2012

The 5 at 5: Friday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

# investment - Thursday 24 May, 2012

Massive investment planned for Intel's Leixlip plant

CEO Paul Otellini hinted at the expansion during an investor meeting earlier this month.

# investment - Wednesday 23 May, 2012

Business Insider spoke to someone who bought $100m in Facebook shares on Friday. He was angry.

“This should have been a blockbuster. This should have traded to $60 or $70.”

NAMA to invest €2 billion in unfinished developments, new construction sites

Up to 25,000 construction jobs will be created, according to chairman Frank Daly.

# investment - Saturday 19 May, 2012

Here's why Facebook shares stayed above $38 after flotation

Throughout the first day of trading, Facebook shares never dipped below $38. This chart shows why.

# investment - Friday 18 May, 2012

Unexpected move of the day: Warren Buffett to buy 63 newspapers

“In towns and cities where there is a strong sense of community, there is no more important institution than the local paper,” the billionaire investor said.

# investment - Tuesday 8 May, 2012

AIB launches €250m investment programme for Agri-sector

The move has been welcomed by the Minister for Agriculture, Simon Coveney, who said that it ensures greater access to adequate funding for viable farm enterprise propositions.

# investment - Thursday 3 May, 2012

Central Bank warns over five investment firms

The five companies based abroad had been operating in Ireland without authorisation.

# investment - Friday 20 April, 2012

Apple to create 500 jobs at Cork operation

The jobs will be added in the next year and a half.