When Wicklow County Council rezoned lands at Ashford from industrial to light craft, it wiped €16 million off the value of land held by millionaire developer Michael Ryan, according to a recent set of company accounts.
It is a rather telling sign of the new world in which Independent News & Media finds itself that two of the world's biggest banks - Deutsche Bank and Citi - recently dropped their coverage of the company.
Irish meat processing company Dawn Meats is suing OKR Group, which is the sole franchisee for American fast food chain Burger King.
The legal battle between Irish golfer Rory McIlroy and Horizon Sports Management will escalate this week with both sides due to appear in court seeking discovery of confidential documents.
New York-based private equity firm Cerberus could find out shortly whether it can finally complete its purchase of Irish waste company Greenstar.