Friday, November 16, 2018
Trump better have an appetite for humble pie The Observer from 50 years ago How does the old saying go again: the more things change, the more they stay the same? I couldn't help but be reminded of that pearl of wisdom...

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US wants a fair trade deal, Trump tells EU leaders Donald Trump met European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker at the White House. European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker meets Donald Trump (Evan Vucci/AP) US President Donald Trump has told European leaders that the...
Nothing less than return to power can save Martin Fianna Fáil leader Micheál Martin. Photo: Kyran O'Brien It seems unlikely that Micheál Martin is looking forward to his summer break because support for the Government usually goes up when the Dáil...
Irish tech firm eShopWorld appoints heavy-hitter to roll out expansion in the US Cynthia Hollen and Tommy Kelly are ramping up eShopWorld’s operations in the United States. Photo: Larry Lettera/ Camera 1 Fast-growing Irish tech company eShopWorld is ramping up its...
Apple Watch, FitBit and Sonos speakers could be hit by latest US tariffs Fitness tracker The latest round of US tariffs on $200bn of Chinese goods could hit the Apple Watch, health trackers, streaming music speakers and other accessories assembled in...
Hundreds missing, several feared dead after Laos dam collapse Screen grab taken on handout video footage from ABC Laos on July 24, 2018 shows people sitting on a rooftop of a house surrounded by floodwaters in Attapeu province after a...
Factory growth picks up after slow start to year The Bank of England is weighing up a decision on whether to raise interest rates. Firms’ investment intentions have fallen back (PA) Manufacturing growth has picked up to its strongest rate for a...
Bid launched to secure collection of 5,500 Titanic artefacts The rare collection has become available after a US company that currently owns the items filed for bankruptcy The SS Titanic (PA) A £14 million (€15.7m) bid to buy a collection of more...
Mary Kenny: The prediction game Forecasting no longer involves gazing into a crystal ball Mary Kenny, writer and author. Photo: Tony Gavin Now here's an interesting career choice for any young graduate searching for something unusual: 'superforecaster'. Superforecasters are people employed by big...
Let's get this doomed show on the road We're stuck with the Super 8 so the least we can do is take the games out of Croke Park Rory Beggan of Monaghan kicks a free in front of a deserted Hill...

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