German retail sales rose at their strongest pace in nine months in July, reinforcing expectations that private consumption will support growth in Europe's largest economy this year.
Eni has discovered a “super giant” natural gas field offshore Egypt in what the Italian oil company said is the largest find in the Mediterranean Sea.
The value of construction projects begun in the first half rose by 41 per cent to €2.75 billion with the recovery in the sector felt across the whole country, new figures show.
Jobs minister Richard Bruton has launched a new website providing advice and information about corporate social responsibility (CSR), www.csrhub.ie.
Prolific horror filmmaker Wes Craven, who directed the slasher classic "A Nightmare on Elm Street," died on Sunday afternoon, his family said.
Mainstay Medical has reported positive results from the clinical trial of chronic back pain treatment, ReActiv8, which it plans to use to support its submission for CE mark approval.
Peak-time restrictions sought in free travel scheme, judge puts back FitzPatrick trial date to May 2016 and litter levels increase in Dublin city centre.
What's happening in the business world this week.
30% more senior managers appointed in three years. Rise in number of national directors paid €147,000
Thousands of tracker mortgage customers who may have been overcharged by their banks could run out of time to seek compensation
Angela Merkel has announced that Germany is ready to receive 800,000 asylum seekers this year
The Health Service Executive has expanded its investigation into fees charged by pharmacists
Staff are being offered unprecedented referral fees to help recruit nurses to a large private hospital.
Paul McGuinness is considering legal action in a dispute with Ossie Kilkenny and Siún Ní Raghallaigh
Minister’s office didn’t publicise ‘courtesy call’ ahead of new defence policy
Trial to begin on May 25, 2016
Paddy Power executives have claimed that banning virtual sports gambling would shut almost one-third of Irish bookies shops
Intercom is now valued by its investors at more than $500 million
No fixed date set for dividends as media group boss admits ‘the future of the business is still not secured’
Businessman Brody Sweeney is investing €230,000 in a new Camile outlet in Blanchardstown in west Dublin as part of a nationwide rollout of the Thai food delivery service.
The Central Bank has spent close to €6 million on staff training since the start of 2013, including almost €120,000 on “personal effectiveness” training.
A legal row is brewing between two rival debt advisory groups, New Beginning and the Irish Mortgage Holders Organisation (IMHO), after a social media spat.
Octagon Films, makers of hit television series such as Love/Hate, Vikings, Penny Dreadful and The Borgias, returned €19.1 million
Draft version required group editor’s approval for publication of ‘sustained or repeated adversarial material’
The Oscar-winning actor Jeremy Irons has called on the Irish government to pay more attention to the things Ireland does well
Public relations experts have called for a halt to ex-politicians’ “privileged access” to Leinster House.
Family and friends questioned her decision to take over the scandal-hit charity. But Mo Flynn says she wanted to lead a very worthy cause out of the wilderness
The merger of the two betting heavyweights leads to the prospect of Paddy Power taking on the US market
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The history of betting giants Paddy Power
New chief executive Muldoon is hoping to shave Euro 7m off the company's operating costs
Dublin animation firm Jam Media is expecting its turnover to hit €22 million over the next 18 months
The Department of Health should amend the health insurance levy to reduce its impact on consumers on entry-level plans
Pat Doherty of Harcourt Developments is the latest shopping centre owner to begin legal proceedings against Dunnes Stores
Construction in Ireland and Europe is stubbornly stuck in the doldrums by any measure – but insulation maker Kingspan is buoyant and growing
Revenues at Veolia Water Ireland rose from €34.9 million to €36.6 million between 2013 and 2014.
Focus Ireland has backed away from its claim that the Housing Finance Agency was unable to offer cheaper loans than commercial banks.
People planning to build a one-off house will have to register as a lobbyist
The Irish start-up is creating a new way for businesses to talk to customers
Three Mobile is refusing to accept Irish Water bills from new customers as proof of address.
Electric Ireland is to pay €13 million in compensation to two million electricity customers
Business is booming for Irish travel agency Club Travel
Dublin City Council is set to examine new incentives that would see vacant spaces above shops converted into small residential units
Facebook’s plans for a new €200 million data centre in Co Meath to be re-examined by An Bord Pleanála.
Shane Jennings joins The Sunday Business Post
The tax take from capital acquisitions tax is heavily skewed towards urban areas.
Accent Media has signed up major names including Google, Apple and U2 as customers.