Man accused of being UDA bagman says he is ‘horrified’ to be linked to terror group

Man accused of being UDA bagman says he is ‘horrified’ to be linked to terror group

Steven Armstrong was publicly named this week by the NCA after they seized a property belonging to him valued at £85,000 and £28,000 from a bank account while alleging he has links to West Belfast UDA. But speaking exclusively to the Sunday Worldyesterday from his home in Newtowabbey, Co Antrim, the 39-year-old categorically denied any …

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Samsung seeks to reassure markets over semiconductor competitiveness

Samsung seeks to reassure markets over semiconductor competitiveness

Samsung Electronics has reassured markets over the competitiveness of its semiconductor business, after a series of warnings from investors, analysts, and employees that the Korean company is losing its technological edge. The South Korean conglomerate is the global market leader in memory chips, and harbours the ambition of closing the gap on key rival Taiwan …

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Octopus Energy

Octopus Energy seeks £1bn taxpayer support to seal deal for stricken Bulb | Business News

Octopus Energy has asked the government for a £1bn taxpayer funding package to seal a takeover of Bulb, its stricken rival. Sky News has learnt that privately owned Octopus is nearing a deal with ministers to acquire its smaller competitor, which collapsed late last year. City sources said this weekend that a deal would involve …

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Shock in Galway as star forward Shane Walsh seeks transfer to Dublin giants Kilmacud Crokes

Shock in Galway as star forward Shane Walsh seeks transfer to Dublin giants Kilmacud Crokes

Galway football ace Shane Walsh is seeking a transfer to Dublin club champions Kilmacud Crokes. he 29-year-old, who hit nine points for Galway in their All-Ireland final defeat to Kerry last Sunday has told his home club Kilkerrin/Clonberne that he wants to leave and join the Dublin giants. Based in the Stillorgan area of south …

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Emerging markets hit by record streak of withdrawals by foreign investors

Emerging markets hit by record streak of withdrawals by foreign investors

Foreign investors have pulled funds out of emerging markets for five straight months in the longest streak of withdrawals on record, highlighting how recession fears and rising interest rates are shaking developing economies. Cross-border outflows by international investors in EM stocks and domestic bonds reached $10.5bn this month according to provisional data compiled by the …

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Liverpool forward Darwin Nunez celebrates his goal

Darwin comes on to influence Reds win in Community Shield

Darwin Nunez scored and won a penalty to help Liverpool beat Manchester City 3-1 in the Community Shield. City, last season’s Premier League champions, and Liverpool, the FA and Carabao Cup winners, both paraded their big-money acquisitions at Leicester’s King Power Stadium in Leicester but it was the Uruguay international who upstaged City’s Erling Haaland. …

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