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Irish central bank appoints new deputy governor

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DUBLIN Ireland's central bank on Friday named Ed Sibley as a deputy governor, replacing Cyril Roux who left the bank in April.

Irish central bank appoints new deputy governor 11:03am BST

DUBLIN, July 21 Ireland's central bank on Friday named Ed Sibley as a deputy governor, replacing Cyril Roux who left the bank in April.

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Ireland must be careful not to overheat economy - finance minister 20 Jul 2017

DUBLIN There are no signs at the moment of Ireland's economy overheating but the risk could develop, particularly as the government increases capital investment, Finance Minister Paschal Donohoe said on Thursday.

Profit warning from Ireland's Independent News shakes shares 19 Jul 2017

DUBLIN Independent News & Media shares fell by as much as 21 percent on Wednesday after Ireland's largest newspaper group warned on its full year profit expectations.

Irish 2016 budget deficit revised up slightly to 0.7 percent of GDP 19 Jul 2017

DUBLIN Ireland's budget deficit at the end of 2016 was revised up on Wednesday to 0.7 percent of gross domestic product from an estimate of 0.6 percent, still beating the government's target of a reduction to 0.9 percent.

Irish 2016 budget deficit revised up slightly to 0.7 pct of GDP 19 Jul 2017

DUBLIN, July 19 Ireland's budget deficit at the end of 2016 was revised up on Wednesday to 0.7 percent of gross domestic product from an estimate of 0.6 percent, still beating the government's target of a reduction to 0.9 percent.

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Bracewell to step down as Ireland coach in December 19 Jul 2017

New Zealander John Bracewell will step down as head coach of Ireland at the end of his contract in December, the country's cricket board has said.

Cricket-Bracewell to step down as Ireland coach in December 19 Jul 2017

July 19 New Zealander John Bracewell will step down as head coach of Ireland at the end of his contract in December, the country's cricket board has said.

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Ireland to slightly increase budget space for 2018 - Varadkar 16 Jul 2017

DUBLIN Ireland will be able to modestly increase the 300 million euros (262.56 million pounds) currently available to cut tax and increase spending in 2018 when the government introduces its budget in October, Prime Minister Leo Varadkar was quoted as saying on Sunday.

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Rejuvenated Harrington shares lead at Scottish Open 14 Jul 2017

LONDON Ireland's Padraig Harrington, German Alexander Knappe and England's Callum Shinkwin shared the lead on nine under par after two rounds of the Scottish Open at Dundonald Links on Friday.