Ireland’s housing boom is set to continue for at least the remainder of the decade, an Irish academic has predicted.
The estimated 125,000 members of Irish Nationwide Building Society (INBS) are in line for a long-awaited multimillion windfall after a government decision to bring amending legislation before the Oireachtas in the run-up to Easter.
EU commissioner Charlie McCreevy is to write to the Polish government this week seeking an explanation as to why it is attempting to block a takeover of its third-largest bank.
Discount retailers Aldi and Lidl have failed to win the ‘‘hearts and purses’’ of Irish shoppers and must change their business model if they are to attract more customers, according to a new survey.
Fyffes continues to be linked in the US with a move for fruit distributor Fresh Del Monte Produce after an American publication said the Irish company was among the last four parties interested in bidding $1.8 billion (€1.5bn) for the company.