Management of Irish Rail and its unions will meet at the Workplace Relations Commission today in a bid to avoid a planned strike by train drivers.
Dell is set to buy data storage company EMC in a deal valued at approximately $67bn (€60bn).
And the industry with the largest proportion of such jobs is those related to accommodation and food services.
Brian O’Driscoll is still Ireland’s most admired sports personality list, despite having retired more than a year ago, according to a new sponsorship report.
Two senior Chinese officials – one who led the country’s biggest oil company and the other a deputy party chief in populous Sichuan province – have been convicted of corruption and sentenced to 16 and 13 years in prison respectively.