John Flaherty

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The funeral of Michael and Beatrice Hurley,  who died in a fire  at their  home in Beach Park, Portmarnock last week, took place  at St Anne’s Church in Portmarnock, Dublin on Friday. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins.

A retired couple who died in a fire at their Dublin home last Saturday have left a mark on their community that will be treasured for years to come, t(...)

Amy Coney Barrett, US president Donald Trump’s nominee for the Supreme Court. Photograph: Anna Moneymaker/The New York Times

It’s been almost 30 years, but Bridget keenly remembers life in Pittsburgh as a child living among the People of God covenant community. When she was(...)

Captain of the guard John Flaherty has been urged to make a statement on his attendance at the Clifden golf event given the seniority of his role within Leinster House. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

A number of TDs have called on the captain of the guard in Leinster House to explain his attendance at a controversial golf society event in Clifden l(...)

“You are hounding everybody, so no comment and goodbye,” said guest Loman Dempsey when contacted. Illustration: iStock

More than 80 guests attended an Oireachtas Golf Society dinner in the Station House Hotel, Clifden, Co Galway, last Wednesday at a time when Governmen(...)

“You are hounding everybody, so no comment and goodbye,” said guest Loman Dempsey when contacted. Illustration: iStock

More than 80 guests attended an Oireachtas Golf Society dinner in the Station House Hotel, Clifden, Co Galway, last Wednesday at a time when Governmen(...)

Members of the Irish Farmers’ Association at a protest outside Cork City Hall. Photograph:  Michelle Devane/PA Wire

John Flaherty travelled nearly 200km from his farm in Castleisland, Co Kerry to join more than a thousand others in Ballinasloe, Co Galway to have his(...)

C&F employs roughly 1,400 staff worldwide and supplies contract manufacturing services to firms across several industries from bases in Ireland, eastern Europe, the US and Asia. Photograph: Mark Elias/Bloomberg

Irish engineering firm C&F has cut up to 80 jobs at a subsidiary in the Philippines but says the workers were not let go for attempting to form a (...)

In April, about $5 million (€4.5 million) was removed from a Ryanair account by electronic transfer via a Chinese bank. The Criminal Assets Bureau in Dublin was asked to assist in its recovery via counterpart agencies in Asia, and the authorities were able to track down the funds, which were reportedly returned. Photograph: Josep Lago/AFP/Getty Images

Perhaps it’s the slowing economy, but there has been a rash of reports of high-profile bank scams taking place in China recently. While oversight is i(...)

John Flaherty, CEO of C&F. “We know where the money went, the Irish banks are investigating, and the Embassy in Beijing is involved,” said one C&F source

Galway-based toolmaker C&F Automotive has been defrauded in an apparent $428,934 (€385,947) scam after one of its Chinese suppliers had their bank(...)

C&F Tooling designs and manufactures wind turbines and renewable-energy solutions as well as other machine parts.

Pre-tax profits at Galway manufacturing group C&F Tooling reduced by 41 per cent in 2012 to €3.75 million in spite of a major increase in revenues(...)