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# million - Wednesday 3 May, 2017

438 schools are getting a bit of a makeover over the summer holidays
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# Upgrade

438 schools are getting a bit of a makeover over the summer holidays

May 3rd 2017, 2:28 PM 16,718 Views 21 Comments

The schools will receive €47 million for vital improvements.

# million - Tuesday 3 May, 2016

Johnson & Johnson ordered to pay €47 million over talc powder link to cancer
# US
# US

Johnson & Johnson ordered to pay €47 million over talc powder link to cancer

May 3rd 2016, 8:32 AM 37,074 Views 25 Comments

The company faces more than 1,000 other talc-cancer lawsuits.

# million - Thursday 14 January, 2016

There have been three winners of the $1.5 billion US Powerball lottery
# Megabucks
# Megabucks

There have been three winners of the $1.5 billion US Powerball lottery

Jan 14th 2016, 8:24 AM 24,660 Views 19 Comments

It is the biggest jackpot ever.

# million - Thursday 3 September, 2015

This week’s vital property news: The banking inquiry and a plush home in Dalkey
# Property Magazine
# Property Magazine

This week’s vital property news: The banking inquiry and a plush home in Dalkey

Sep 3rd 2015, 5:21 PM 3,269 Views 0 Comments

Everything you need to know in one quick guided tour.

# million - Tuesday 18 August, 2015

A programme called 'Glamorous Ireland' has just been shown to 80 million Chinese people
# Big In China
# Big In China

A programme called 'Glamorous Ireland' has just been shown to 80 million Chinese people

Aug 18th 2015, 1:32 PM 23,439 Views 41 Comments

The programme has focused on cultural and social aspects of Irish life.

# million - Saturday 1 August, 2015

More than 300,000 set to lose mortgage interest relief in next two years
# Difficult
# Difficult

More than 300,000 set to lose mortgage interest relief in next two years

Aug 1st 2015, 10:04 AM 23,018 Views 63 Comments

The average benefit to a family is around €850.

# million - Monday 15 June, 2015

Barnardos has a plan to make education free for primary school children
# Barnardos
# Barnardos

Barnardos has a plan to make education free for primary school children

Jun 15th 2015, 10:45 AM 5,210 Views 44 Comments

The children’s charity estimates that €103 million would eliminate costs for all parents.

# million - Thursday 4 June, 2015

Do you know what Irish people love? Taking the bus...
# Getting Out Of The House
# Getting Out Of The House

Do you know what Irish people love? Taking the bus...

Jun 4th 2015, 6:24 PM 14,308 Views 35 Comments

… and the train (and coach trips).

# million - Friday 20 February, 2015

Eastenders draws an audience of more than 12 million for big reveal
# Lucy Beale
# Lucy Beale

Eastenders draws an audience of more than 12 million for big reveal

Feb 20th 2015, 4:25 PM 18,225 Views 26 Comments

Over 400,000 tuned into RTÉ’s coverage of the episode.

# million - Thursday 19 February, 2015

What else could I get for the pricetag on this... €2 million defence tower in Dalkey
# Top Dollar
# Top Dollar

What else could I get for the pricetag on this... €2 million defence tower in Dalkey

Feb 19th 2015, 3:35 PM 13,147 Views 5 Comments

We take a loot at what around €2 million would get you around the rest of the country.

# million - Thursday 29 January, 2015

Many of us had €12.50 to spare over Christmas
# Generosity
# Generosity

Many of us had €12.50 to spare over Christmas

Jan 29th 2015, 10:00 AM 8,533 Views 12 Comments

And two out of three of you gave more than you did in 2013.

# million - Tuesday 20 January, 2015

€2.3 billion needed for water infrastructure as closing date looms
# Irish Water
# Irish Water

€2.3 billion needed for water infrastructure as closing date looms

Jan 20th 2015, 11:31 AM 8,196 Views 76 Comments

Almost 1 million people have registered with the utility company.

# million - Thursday 15 January, 2015

Take 4: Homes for every budget around Ireland
# Cutting Your Cloth
# Cutting Your Cloth

Take 4: Homes for every budget around Ireland

Jan 15th 2015, 11:58 AM 2,854 Views 1 Comment

Here is our pick of properties from €250,000… up to €1 million.

# million - Wednesday 3 December, 2014

National lottery winner hopes to "live long enough to spend it"
# On The Money
# On The Money

National lottery winner hopes to "live long enough to spend it"

Dec 3rd 2014, 4:04 PM 22,705 Views 16 Comments

John Foley, originally from Kerry, said he plans to share his €350,000 winnings with his wife and kids.

# million - Monday 8 September, 2014

"The fight's not over yet": Councillors vote against Poolbeg incinerator plan
# At Odds
# At Odds

"The fight's not over yet": Councillors vote against Poolbeg incinerator plan

Sep 8th 2014, 9:56 PM 7,391 Views 18 Comments

The majority of Dublin City councillors and Dun Laoghaire/Rathdown councillors voted against, while Fingal councillors voted in favour of the plan.

# million - Monday 27 January, 2014

Here's how many iPhones Apple sold to make $13.1bn profit
# Big Bite
# Big Bite

Here's how many iPhones Apple sold to make $13.1bn profit

Jan 27th 2014, 10:40 PM 16,865 Views 35 Comments

Apple chief Tim Cook said they “love having the most satisfied, loyal and engaged customers”.

# million - Tuesday 22 October, 2013

ESB International wins €1.4 million 'milestone' contract in Oman
# Contract
# Contract

ESB International wins €1.4 million 'milestone' contract in Oman

Oct 22nd 2013, 2:34 PM 8,275 Views 27 Comments

The company said today that the contract will help it achieve its goal of doubling the volume of its international business.

# million - Wednesday 4 September, 2013

Building housing Avoca up for sale for €6 million
# Property
# Property

Building housing Avoca up for sale for €6 million

Sep 4th 2013, 2:30 PM 15,889 Views 31 Comments

The building costs Avoca €430k to rent a year, and they have a 25-year lease.

# million - Tuesday 23 July, 2013

€4.4m endoscopy unit for Letterkenny General Hospital
# Health
# Health

€4.4m endoscopy unit for Letterkenny General Hospital

Jul 23rd 2013, 1:07 PM 4,088 Views 12 Comments

Construction on the unit is expected to begin this year, and will take around two and a half years to complete.

# million - Thursday 30 May, 2013

NAMA makes €228 million profit in 2012
# Annual Report
# Annual Report

NAMA makes €228 million profit in 2012

May 30th 2013, 12:06 PM 6,004 Views 35 Comments

The company published the reports for its third year in operation today.

# million - Tuesday 28 May, 2013

1.35 million have filed property tax returns so far
# Deadline
# Deadline

1.35 million have filed property tax returns so far

May 28th 2013, 11:04 AM 6,753 Views 105 Comments

By midnight last night, the number stood at 1.35 million – but that will increase throughout today as the deadline looms.

# million - Wednesday 3 April, 2013

Former HMV Grafton Street store up for rent for €1 million
# Small Change
# Small Change

Former HMV Grafton Street store up for rent for €1 million

Apr 3rd 2013, 2:56 PM 18,064 Views 92 Comments

The four-storey building is up for rent after HMV closed down all of its Irish stores in February.

# million - Tuesday 26 February, 2013

Instagram now has 100 million users a month
# Instagram
# Instagram

Instagram now has 100 million users a month

Feb 26th 2013, 9:14 PM 5,797 Views 4 Comments

The social networking photo app has grown from being based in a cold office in San Francisco to one of the most popular apps in the world.

# million - Wednesday 9 January, 2013

Minister gives extra €3 million to fund to assist students
# Students
# Students

Minister gives extra €3 million to fund to assist students

Jan 9th 2013, 11:41 AM 3,437 Views 15 Comments

The money is to be used by third level students facing financial hardship, and comes as some students are still waiting for grants.

# million - Thursday 22 November, 2012

How many Irish tax exiles have paid the 'rich tax' this year?
# Tax
# Tax

How many Irish tax exiles have paid the 'rich tax' this year?

Nov 22nd 2012, 4:12 PM 10,467 Views 31 Comments

The tax was introduced in 2010 to target wealthy Irish exiles who earn more than €1 million a year and also have assets of over €5 million in Ireland.

# million - Monday 12 November, 2012

Bruton announces export contracts worth €8 million
# Trade Mission
# Trade Mission

Bruton announces export contracts worth €8 million

Nov 12th 2012, 7:30 AM 6,002 Views 16 Comments

The contracts were as a result of a three-day trade mission to Canada, which involved 30 Irish companies.

# million - Sunday 11 November, 2012

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

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

Nov 11th 2012, 1:38 PM 5,596 Views 12 Comments

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

# million - Monday 20 August, 2012

Man jailed for cheating grandmother out of £1 million lottery win
# Court
# Court

Man jailed for cheating grandmother out of £1 million lottery win

Aug 20th 2012, 3:16 PM 7,956 Views 31 Comments

Farrakh Nizzar will spend 30 months in prison after attempting to falsely claim a £1 million UK National Lottery Euromillions win.

# million - Friday 11 November, 2011

€4.6million funding for Ballymun homes
# Ballymun
# Ballymun

€4.6million funding for Ballymun homes

Nov 11th 2011, 3:55 PM 657 Views 7 Comments

The funds will go towards the building of 25 homes in Ballymun, in what is known as the Coultry 6 development.