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.
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 developer has received backing from multi-billion dollar funds Colony Capital and M&G Investments, writes Tom Lyons, Business Editor
Betting company Ladbrokes has brought in giant auditing firm EY to advise on Project Athru
More than 230 jobs are poised to be rescued at Transaero Engineering Ireland (TEI)
Cellulac, the biochemical company led by serial entrepreneur Gerry Brandon, has signed a five-year partnership deal with Pharmafilter worth €35 million.
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.
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.
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
The IRFU is worried that an impending decision by the Department of Communications to designate the Six Nations as a protected sport
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.
Minister for Education Jan O’Sullivan has indicated that the higher education funding body is open to granting funding to help students’ unions amalgamate.
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
At Bord Bia’s recent Marketplace event, the Irish food sector boldly put its best foot forward to impress foreign buyers and consumers
Property adviser TWM Select sees a sophisticated commercial property market with funds moving into development
Stephen Kinsella: The spring statement will be a transparent exercise in vote-buying, kicking off a year of almost non-stop positivity and increased funding timed to give the government a bounce back into Leinster House in 2016
Pat Rabbitte: The prospects for the government parties are looking brighter as more and more families feel the benefits of economic recovery
Renewed upward trend in first preference support for the government parties, and more voters who trust them on the economy
Pat Leahy Today's poll contains the first real signs that Fine Gael and Labour can win the next election
The luxury perfume company Memo, which is co-owned by Tipperary man John Molloy, has secured a listing with the upmarket New York department store Bergdorf-Goodman.
A fresh row has erupted over the controversial Heuston South Quarter (HSQ) development, the loans for which are owned by the New York-based investment firm Marathon Asset Management.
A leading Argentine economist has drawn parallels between the junior bondholders in Anglo Irish Bank and the so-called ‘vulture funds’ that are demanding full payment of Argentine sovereign debt.
The inspections of the country’s septic tanks will take 500 years at current rates even though almost three quarters of them have been classified as “very high risk”.
A female patient has wrongly been given a spinal tap at Beaumont Hospital in Dublin , in a case of mistaken identity.
The Irish firm Kitman Labs is heading to Hollywood. The sports software developer has signed a deal to work with the Los Angeles Dodgers, with further US deals set to follow.
The recent economic crisis was a driver for change in Irish enforcement law, particularly in the area of bankruptcy and insolvency, according to a Supreme Court judge.
Kildare-based chocolatier Lily O’Brien’s has secured a two-year contract with Etihad Airways to supply desserts on board all the Gulf carrier’s flights out of Europe.
Gardaí are taking legal action to prevent the introduction of “Kafkaesque” rules on keeping suspects in custody.
Electricity grid operator Eirgrid is planning to put a €10 million community benefit package in place to ease the passage of the most contentious element
The banking inquiry is pushing to be allowed access to an unredacted version of a PwC report into the state of the banks commissioned in the aftermath of the bank guarantee by the last government.
Hauling various former media bigwigs over the coals may have been fun for some, but it achieved nothing
Irish renewable energy company Gaelectric has bought two pre-construction wind farms in Kilkenny and Tipperary.
Daragh Kavanagh has been appointed group chief financial officer at Denis O’Brien’s Beacon Medical Group
Actavis pulled €5.7 billion out of its Irish operation earlier this month to help fund its $70 billion deal to buy Botox maker Allergan.
A year before becoming the state’s biggest landlord, David Ehrlich didn’t know much about Ireland.
He is the man of the people who paid €6.2 million for his house.
The Rohan group avoided the carnage of the crash, and managing director Jamie Rohan is ready to get building again
Niall Woods, managing director, Navy Blue
Emmet Ryan provides the safest bets of the week
Almost a decade ago, the Heineken Cup left free-to-air television for good. Now the prospect facing rugby fans is that the Six Nations could be next
In 2006, the EBS was flinging millions at developers of rural sites around the country – a long way from its roots as a lender to teachers eager to buy their own homes
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As the economic recovery gains momentum, Allianz and Business to Arts are calling on businesses to engage more with the arts and culture community.
Students will get the opportunity to hone their digital media skills from some of the leading people at TV3 as part of Digital Hub Future Creators
Every April 1, marketing and PR people cook up wheezes in the hope of getting their brands noticed. But is there any point?
Cork-based PR professional Ann-Marie O’Sullivan has launched her own company, AM O’Sullivan PR.
John MacMahon, marketing coordinator of home security firm Re:Sure
Within hours of the Germanwings plane crash last Tuesday, the airline had darkened its logo on Facebook and Twitter as a mark of respect.
Ireland’s domain registry, IE Domain Registry Ireland (IEDR), has appointed PR360 as its public relations partner.
Sportspeople have always been interested in their diet, and how it fuels their performance, but they’re now looking to pass on what they’ve learned to a ravenous public
The company behind the second highest-earning retired sportsman in the world is now tapping Asia