(...) increased unexpectedly in September but the jobless rate remained low and a surge in August retail sales(...)

A man who has just bought an iPhone 6 from an Apple store, resells the newly-released smartphone to another man outside the store in Hong Kong recently. According to the people buying the phones outside the store, they are planning to sell their newly-purchased phones in mainland China. Photograph: Tyrone siu/Reuters

Plus in China for as much as four times their retail price.“The iPhone 6 has entered the final stage of(...)

Smoking outside buildings
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  • September 30, 2014, 01:04

(...) have gathered at or near the entrances to their main buildings.Whether it’s retail premises(...)

Last gasp of the Celtic Tiger, as builders take a morning break on Pearse Street, Dublin in August, 2009. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times 2:56

(...) – Government and households – changed everything. When the jobs in construction went, retail spending crashed(...)

Dublin footballer Jonny Cooper was found injured on the pavement on Dorset Street at about 5.30am last Saturday. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

(...) attack and carried out several smash and grab robberies on retail businesses.The suspect is currently(...)

The high-tech sector is forecasting the largest salary increase in 2015 at between 2.5 per cent and 3 per cent, according to a survey from Mercer.

(...) & telecoms; science, engineering & supply chain; sales, marketing & retail; and accountancy, finance(...)

Tesco’s market share is continuing to decline with Dunnes Stores, Aldi and Lidl the main beneficiaries.The latest Kantar Worldpanel figures put Tesco’(...)

Retail sales fell by 2.9 per cent in August, their sharpest monthly decline this year, on the back(...)

Dealz is a new brand launched here by Poundland, targeted at the value end of the retail market. Photograph: Eric Luke / THE IRISH TIMES

Poundland, targeted at the value end of the retail market. Most of its products are branded and are sold for(...)

“There are lots of advantages to staying on welfare,” says Iris Swift (25). Photograph: Michael Mac Sweeney/Provision

(...) with this. She isn’t afraid of hard work. She’s worked in all sorts of cafes and retail jobs in the(...)