Garda overtime cut across the country amid Covid-19 pandemic

Garda overtime has been cut across the country as the organisation continues to deal with the Covid-19 pandemic, Independent.ie has learned. he policing of Covid-19 checkpoints and Irish ports are expected to be among the areas impacted by the cutbacks. Senior management have ordered that no further overtime will be sanctioned with "immediate effect" for supplementing units and working rests...

Taiwan’s TSMC to build Arizona chip plant as U.S.-China tech rivalry escalates

(Reuters) - Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co Ltd (2330.TW), the biggest contract chipmaker, said it plans to build a $12 billion factory in Arizona in an apparent win for the Trump administration’s efforts to wrestle global tech supply chains back from China. FILE PHOTO: A logo of Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co (TSMC) is seen at its headquarters in Hsinchu, Taiwan August 31, 2018....