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Brown Thomas gears up for Christmas.
Bank of Ireland’s new chief executive, Francesca McDonagh, has hired a fellow former HSBC executive to fill the new role of chief of staff at the group, as the Briton seeks to put her own stamp on the country’s largest bank by assets. Joe Brennan reports.
He also outlines the challenge facing Ms McDonagh who has undergone a baptism of fire in the first month of her stewardship.
Upmarket Irish fashion retailer Brown Thomas reported a decline in turnover and profit last year as a result of closing two small stores and the impact of the decline in sterling post-Brexit. Ciarán Hancock has the details.
John FitzGerald laments the fact that the North is a land of lost business opportunities.
Have a great bank holiday weekend.