The Rohan group avoided the carnage of the crash, and managing director Jamie Rohan is ready to get building again
European shares rose amid optimism that central banks around the globe will continue to support economic growth.
Hourly labour costs fell by 0.2 per cent in Ireland last year, one of seven European Union countries to record a drop, new figures from Eurostat show.
Confidence in the euro zone's economy rose for a fourth straight month in March, helped by low oil prices, a weaker euro and the ECB's money-printing programme.
US medical technology firm Stryker Corporation is expected to announce a multi-million euro investment in a new global centre in Cork, creating hundreds of jobs, the Irish Examiner reported.
Billionaire financier George Soros is ready to invest $1 billion in Ukraine, if Western countries help private investment there.
Renewable energy group Gaelectric has announced the acquisition of interests in two wind energy projects in Kilkenny and Tipperary.
British ethnic food producer Deko Foods has announced plans to create 20 jobs at a new processing plant in Kells, Co. Meath, over the next three years.
A majority of voters are opposed to the sale of the state's 25 per cent shareholding in Aer Lingus, according to the latest Irish Times/Ipsos MRBI poll.
Engineering group Mincon has acquired the business and assets of Marshalls Hard Metals Limited, a UK-based manufacturer of tungsten carbide, for an undisclosed sum.
Japan’s industrial production fell more than forecast in February, adding to pressure from a drop in consumer spending and faltering inflation.
Holcim’s second-biggest shareholder, Eurocement, plans to vote against the company’s merger with Lafarge, even after the cement makers agreed on new terms last week.
Poll finds majority of voters against sale of state's share in Aer Lingus, water bill crackdown on 100,000 council tenants and Miliband woos business with warning over EU exit risk.
What's happening in the business world this week.
Deal would release €1.2 billion for government coffers
Credit Suisse is planning to relocate some of its trading operations to Dublin from London, The Sunday Business Post understands.
Simple air safety measures could have saved the lives of 150 passengers and crew
Government worried about impact on Irish-based international tech companies
Support for both Fine Gael and Labour has increased sharply in the past month, while Sinn Féin has fallen to its lowest level since 2013.
Conference to discuss ‘building on efficiencies already achieved’
Nama has written off a combined €300 million in debts for 23 major property developers
TV3 looks set to be sold later this year after receiving a number of takeover approaches.
The largest landlord in the state is predicting an explosion in rents before the end of 2016, with tenants facing hikes of up to 20 per cent in the next 18 months.
M&G Investments, an investment fund owned by Prudential plc, has taken steps to secure its exposure to the property empire of Greg Kavanagh, the Irish property developer.
A €2.2 billion offer for the Maybourne Hotel Group by Abu Dhabi’s sovereign wealth fund has petered out
Gary McCann, the boss of paper and packaging group Smurfit Kappa, received total pay of €7.2 million last year.
Daragh Kavanagh has been appointed group chief financial officer at Denis O’Brien’s Beacon Medical Group
No free vote during budgets or confidence motions
More than 300 vacant water service jobs were approved for filling last year as part of the “secret deal” between Irish Water and unions.
A remarkable set of coincidences transformed a missing persons case into a murder trial that revealed the relentless pursuit of a vulnerable woman by a ruthless predator
Complex and sometimes harrowing evidence, long hours of boring or difficult details and one person’s fate in your hands, performing a juror’s duties is no easy task
Catherine O’Mahony: The picture that emerged of Elaine O’Hara in court was of an uncertain woman who found it hard to assert herself
The IRFU is worried that an impending decision by the Department of Communications to designate the Six Nations as a protected sport
Dr Edward Hoffman, chief knowledge officer at the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (Nasa), has said he believes Ireland needs to invest more in fundamental research.
With the imminent departure of AIB chief executive David Duffy, the clever money is on an insider replacement
Businessman Eddie Hobbs has stepped down from several of his commercial interests in order to prioritise his political work with Lucinda Creighton’s new party Renua.
Cellulac, the biochemical company led by serial entrepreneur Gerry Brandon, has signed a five-year partnership deal with Pharmafilter worth €35 million.
Betting company Ladbrokes has brought in giant auditing firm EY to advise on Project Athru
The developer has received backing from multi-billion dollar funds Colony Capital and M&G Investments, writes Tom Lyons, Business Editor
More than 230 jobs are poised to be rescued at Transaero Engineering Ireland (TEI)
A Labour TD has drafted a bill to impose mandatory jail sentences on white-collar criminals.
The struggling insurance company RSA cut about 100 jobs in Ireland last year.
In an interview with this newspaper last July, Colm Lyon broached the concept of raising cash to grow Realex, the business he founded and has run since 2001.
The government is to limit the banks’ veto on personal insolvency arrangements as part an effort to reduce an expected torrent of home repossessions this year.
The government is becoming increasingly concerned about low levels of housing supply and the risks of price bubbles
A corporate finance firm is suing Eddie O’Connor’s Mainstream Renewable Power over millions it claims it is due over a €60 million fundraising exercise,
A round up of news stories from around Ireland
Bord Bía is gearing up for a research project in a bid to drive sales of premium chocolate brands in Ireland and Britain.