On Time To Talk Day, AIA has signed the Time to Change Employer Pledge and agreed to an Employer Action Plan that puts best-practice interventions and policies in place to help staff work in ways that promote a positive mental wellbeing.
Twenty-six jobs in Ireland and contracts worth almost €10million for Irish companies were among the initial, immediate results of the trade and investment mission to Australia, Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation Richard Bruton TD announced at the conclusion of the mission this weekend.
US Treasury Secretary Jack Lew has called for swift action to close a federal tax code "loophole" that allows businesses to re-incorporate abroad to avoid US corporate taxes, but offered no new ideas for how to do that.
India and Bahrain trade and commerce has gathered momentum over the years and is poised to grow more with emphasis on partnerships in key sectors.
Hong Kong retained its seventh-place ranking for a second year in the annual Global Competitiveness Index released by the World Economic Forum, with middling scores on education and innovation preventing it from rising higher.
The Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne has announced that he will give his annual Autumn Statement to Parliament on 3 December 2014.