December 11, 2019

A beginner’s guide to international shipping

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Shipping goods overseas sounds challenging, and it can be. However, once you do it, things tend to get much simpler. Practice makes perfect. Things are no different when it comes to international shipping. And it doesn’t really matter if you are planning on shipping your car, household goods or items that you’d like to sell […]

Rugby World Cup semi-final: Wales 16-19 South Africa

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By Dafydd Pritchard From BBC 2019 Rugby World Cup semi-final Wales (6) 16 Try: Adams Con: Halfpenny Pens: Biggar (3) South Africa (9) 19 Try: De Allende Con: Pollard Pens: Pollard (4) Wales missed out on a first World Cup final in gut-wrenching fashion as Handre Pollard’s 76th-minute penalty snatched victory for South Africa in a gripping semi-final to set up a showdown against England. […]

UK: Essex lorry deaths – 39 bodies found in shipping container

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From BBC The bodies of 39 people have been found in a lorry container in Essex. The vehicle was found shortly before 01:40 BST at Waterglade Industrial Park in Grays, police said. Essex Police said the trailer has been moved to a secure location where the bodies of those inside – a teenager and 38 […]

Vistra strengthens executive leadership team with appointments of new Chief Commercial Officer and Regional Managing Director of UK, Ireland, Channel Islands, and Middle East

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Hong Kong, 16 October 2019 – Vistra, a leading global trust, corporate services and fund administration provider, today announced two executive leadership appointments – William Douglas as Chief Commercial Officer, and Derek Kemp as Regional Managing Director of the UK, Ireland, Channel Islands, and the Middle East, effectively immediately. William is responsible for the commercial management and development of Vistra’s business globally. […]

Bank of Ireland staff asked to testify in $300M OneCoin fraud case

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From The Next Web By Matthew Beedham From The pyramid continues to fall As the multi-billion dollar OneCoin cryptocurrency pyramid scheme continues to tumble, news of witnesses set to testify against the scam’s perpetrators are now coming to light. According to Finance Feeds, employees of the Bank of Ireland have been asked to testify in the […]

Boris Johnson says EU has had ‘bellyful’ of Brexit process

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The EU has had “a bellyful” of the Brexit process and wants to get a deal, Boris Johnson has told the BBC. He told Laura Kuenssberg it was “fed up with endless delays” and wanted to move onto the next phase of trade talks. Brexit would happen on 31 October, he insisted, despite a new […]

Rugby World Cup 2019

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From Rugby World Welcome to our 2019 Rugby World Cup page where you can get all the latest news on the tournament in Japan. We have created this page to make sure you stay up to date with the TV schedule, fixtures, squads, injuries and much more so that you don’t miss out on any […]

Can Sir Philip Green save his retail empire?

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By Jamie Robertson from BBC High Street retail chain Arcadia claims to be in serious trouble, facing what it calls “significant liquidity issues”. The answer, it believes, is a Company Voluntary Arrangement (CVA), a series of proposals to its creditors. But critics say it raises as many questions as it answers and fails to address […]

Ireland pick up two wins on second day of Netball Europe Open Championship [Cayman Islands also win]

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By Daniel Etchells From Insidethe games Ireland won both their matches as action continued today at the Netball Europe Open Championship on the Isle of Man. The team started with a 64-24 victory over Israel at the National Sports Centre in Douglas. They followed this up by beating United Arab Emirates 42-23. Elsewhere, the UK […]

Here’s a whiskey for the 32 million Irish-Americans on St. Patrick’s Day

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By Charles Passy This spirit aims to combine the best of Ireland and the U.S. taste buds The bottle: Brothership Irish-American Blended Whiskey, $49.99. The back story: The upcoming St. Patrick’s Day celebration is always a good reason to break out a bottle of Irish whiskey. But what if your taste leans more in the American direction, […]