South Korean truckers end 16-day strike over freight rates

Thousands of South Korean truckers are returning to work after voting to end a 16-day walkout that disrupted construction and other domestic industries. he drivers went on strike on November 24 in a bid to seek financial protections as fuel prices rise. The government took aggressive steps to minimise interruptions such as widening back-to-work orders…

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Copper Face Jacks sustained revenue hit of €20.7m during the two years of the pandemic

ONE of the country’s most celebrated night spots, Copper Face Jacks, sustained a cumulative revenue hit of €20.7 million during the two years of the pandemic. ew accounts show that last year, the nightclub’s firm, Breanagh Catering, clocked up average daily nightclub revenues of €26,721. Covid-19 restrictions meant that Copper Face Jacks was only permitted…

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‘It’s pretty cool to think I’m a bit of a trailblazer’ –Blackrock’s Aussie ace Tatum Bird relishing Women’s AIL final chance

Tatum Bird hails from sun-speckled Australia and, though just 22, has clocked up decent air miles in the Sevens game but had never nested anywhere else. Until now. chance conversation between a club colleague back home, who knew the Blackrock College head coach and fellow Aussie Ben Martin, lit the spark. The burning desire to…

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