This is in relation to a possible offer
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24.10.2014 The proposed merger between Fyffes and Chiquita has been called off after Chiquita shareholders voted today to reject it.
24.10.2014 Glendalough Irish Whiskey has announced the launch of its 13-year-old single malt whiskey at the Mansion House Dublin.
This is in relation to a possible offer
It was initially reported as £250m
This is for an undisclosed amount
It takes place in two weeks
Taoiseach launched Erris Enterprise Week
24.10.2014 It measures 32,000 sq ft of net retail space.
23.10.2014 Growth has been revised upwards.
23.10.2014 It carried 652,000 additional passengers between April and September.
21.10.2014 It directly supports 2,100 jobs.
Further to its announcement earlier today that it had exercised its right to terminate the revised transaction agreement with Chiquita Brands International announced on 26 September 2014, Fyffes wishes to inform shareholders that as the transaction will not now be proceeding, the court meeting and EGM, convened for 28 October 2014, are to be adjourned indefinitely.
The proposed merger between Fyffes and Chiquita has been called off after Chiquita shareholders voted today to reject it.
Glendalough Irish Whiskey has announced the launch of its 13-year-old single malt whiskey at the Mansion House Dublin.
Ryanair has launched its Kerry summer 2015 schedule, with five routes to Alicante, Faro, Frankfurt Hahn, London Luton and London Stansted, which will deliver 260,000 customers per annum and support 260 on-site jobs at Kerry Airport.
Tesco Ireland has created 104 new jobs at its new Tesco Ballincollig store, which was officially opened today by Olympic athlete Derval O’Rourke.
C&C Group plc has confirmed that it has made a preliminary approach to the board of UK pub group Spirit in relation to a possible offer.
The latest Bank of Ireland Quarterly Economic Outlook for the Irish economy has forecast a strengthening of the recovery, with GDP growth revised upwards for this year to 5pc from 2.8pc in its July outlook.
Aer Lingus is to launch a new business class service on transatlantic flights from March 2015.
Ryanair said today that it will deliver 67pc of the 1.8 million additional passengers expected to travel through Ireland’s main airports this year.
Tesco said today that its profit expectations for the year had been overstated by £263m due to accounting irregularities, and not £250m as initially reported last month.
Permanent TSB is continuing to dispose of non-core assets, agreeing the sale of the mortgage loan book owned by Springboard to Mars Capital for an undisclosed amount.
'Born on the internet’ daily deals player Groupon plans to create up to 100 jobs over the next two years at its new engineering and marketing centre of excellence in Dublin.
Carzone.ie’s latest Motoring Report shows that 541,237 used cars changed hands in Ireland during the first six months of 2014, an increase of 19pc on the same period in 2013.
A major study published by Indecon has found that having our own stock market and securities industry is worth €207m each year to the Irish economy and directly supports 2,100 jobs.
The Nasdaq opening bell is set to be rung live from Dublin on the first day of this year’s Web Summit in two weeks time.
The Westbury Hotel is celebrating 30 years this month.
Donegal-based medical diagnostics company Randox Teoranta has announced a planned €25m investment over the next five to six years that it said has the potential to increase its employment numbers from 66 at the moment to 540 by 2020.
The Avalon Group has released three new spirits at the 30th annual Duty Free & Travel Retail Global Summit in Cannes, France.
An Taoiseach Enda Kenny was in Belmullet, Co Mayo today to launch Shell’s 2014 Erris Enterprise Week, which provides support and advice to local enterprises and new start-up businesses in Erris and the wider Mayo business community through a series of daily seminars and workshops.
Dublin Airport will have 950,000 extra seats available across its route network this winter, a 10pc increase in capacity over last year.
The National Housing Construction Index compiled and issued by Link2Plans has shown that growth in the residential sector remains strong, with increases in both the number of new planning applications and project commencements continuing the upward trend for the first eight months of 2014.
The volume of shares traded on the Irish Stock Exchange (ISE) stood at a record high at the end of the third quarter of 2014, according to new statistics published by the ISE.
Aer Lingus Regional, operated by Stobart Air, has announced it has added extra capacity on its Dublin to Glasgow route to cater for Irish supporters travelling to Scotland for the European Championship qualifier game on 14 November.
Newry-based software provider First Derivatives has acquired a further 46.47pc stake in Californian big data vendor Kx Systems for £36m, increasing its holding to 65.2pc.
Terminalfour has announced the completion of a €1.4m investment in its higher education digital engagement platform.
Up to 4,000 candidates are expected at Jobjunction, a new jobs fair hosted by Irish recruitment website Jobs.ie.
DublinTown, the collective of 2,500 businesses in Dublin city centre, has launched a new Group Waste Scheme for city centre businesses, promising to cut waste collection charges by up to 20pc, while offering businesses greater control over their waste management service.
Aldi has opened a new store in Glanmire, Co Cork, bringing the total number of Aldi stores in Ireland to 112 and creating 20 new jobs.
US-based medical technology giant BD has acquired Limerick biotech company GenCell Biosystems for an undisclosed amount, although reports have estimated it could be in the region of US$150m.
McDonald’s Restaurants of Ireland has officially opened a new drive-thru restaurant in Dublin Airport involving a €2m investment and the creation of 60 new jobs.
The value of hotel sales in Ireland could be close to €1bn by the end of the year, according to property consultants, Savills Ireland.
British Airways will start flying into the heart of London’s financial district later this month with the introduction of new direct flights from Dublin to London City Airport.
Managing director of Wexford-based business Chevron Training and Recruitment Karl Fitzpatrick will be part of the Chambers Ireland delegation that will travel to Brussels tomorrow, 16 October, to participate in the European Parliament of Enterprises (EPE).
Continuing on its roll of expansion, the Dalata Hotel Group has added the Tower Hotel Derry to its portfolio, re-branding it to Maldron Hotel Derry.
Supermarket chain Iceland has announced it is to open two stores in Munster, creating 44 new jobs.
Irish-owned investment group RHP Bidco has acquired Quinn Radiators from Aventas Manufacturing Group for an undisclosed amount.
Hilton Worldwide has announced the launch of Canopy by Hilton, a new hotel brand that redefines the lifestyle category around the mindset of today’s leisure and business travellers.
SuperValu has announced that it expects to sell 115,000 pumpkins this Halloween, which will be used for carving and cooking.
Four prominent Dublin city centre pubs - Café en Seine, Howl at the Moon, The George and The Dragon - have been sold to a consortium for €15m, which was €3m above the guide price.
Dalata Hotel Group plc is buying The Clayton Hotel, Galway and Whites Hotel, Wexford for a total of €31.7m in cash.
The 9pc tourism VAT rate has been retained as part of Budget 2015, which was announced today.
As part of Budget 2015 Finance Minster Michael Noonan is publishing a road map to secure Ireland's place as the destination for the best and most successful companies in the world.
The number of professional job vacancies in Ireland was 29pc higher in September 2014 at 10,572 compared to the same month last year, according to the latest Morgan McKinley Irish Employment Monitor.
One4all has announced the addition of HMV and Xtra-vision to its retail portfolio ahead of the busy Christmas sales period.
Manager of consumer debt in Ireland and the UK Cabot Financial has acquired a division of Dublin-based software services XRS as part of its expansion into the Irish credit union sector.
Dell has started a recruitment drive for at least 50 technical and engineering roles for a new commerce services research and development (R&D) centre it has decided to locate in Cherrywood in Dublin.
Aer Lingus Regional had its 15th consecutive month of growth in September, when it carried 118,601 passengers, up 12pc on the same month last year.
Tullow Oil plc has completed the sale of 53.1pc of its Schooner unit interest and 60pc of its Ketch asset in the UK southern North Sea to Faroe Petroleum (UK) Ltd.
The National Treasury Management Agency (NTMA) has today completed an auction of €1,000 million of the benchmark 10-year Irish Government bond.
LinkedIn has today announced plans today to invest in its international headquarters in Dublin after buying a 17,507 sq m site at Wilton Place in Dublin 2.
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