Elaine O'Regan

Elaine O'Regan

John Hinde moves to new HQ

John Hinde moves to new HQ

Irish-owned souvenir and gift specialist the John Hinde Group has moved its Irish headquarters to a new 50,000 square foot distribution and warehousing facility in Bray, Co Wicklow.

Electricity provider wins €40m deal

Electricity provider wins €40m deal

All-island electricity provider Energia has won a €40 million deal, extending an existing one-year contract with Musgrave SuperValu-Centra (MSVC).

The Costa del Sol is still on the map

The Costa del Sol is still on the map

The Costa del Sol was one of the first overseas locations to find favour with Irish buyers looking to invest in a second home in the sun.

Mentec in €4.5 million acquisition

Mentec in €4.5 million acquisition

Irish IT company Mentec has bought Sytation, a British-based Microsoft Great Plains partner, in a deal that is believed to be worth €4.5 million.

Euro Care to open €40m hospital

Euro Care to open €40m hospital

Dublin healthcare infrastructure specialist Euro Care International is to open a new €40 million hospital in Butlerstown, Co Waterford.

Rude health: Bathing in mud

Rude health: Bathing in mud

{ "#" : "“A dramatic ancient Turkish treatment that transports the mind, body and senses on a matchless journey...it is an incomparable sensory experience of water, fire, earth and air that you will not soon forget.”" , "b" : "What it promises:"}

Rude health: Bathing in mud

Rude health: Bathing in mud

“A dramatic ancient Turkish treatment that transports the mind, body and senses on a matchless journey...it is an incomparable sensory experience of water, fire, earth and air that you will not soon forget.” What it promises:

Coastal Clontarf is the north-side powerhouse

Coastal Clontarf is the north-side powerhouse

In north Dublin, Clontarf remained the most sought after location for second-hand houses during 2004, with prices increasing by an average of 12 to 15 per cent.

Upper end is driving the market in Cork

Upper end is driving the market in Cork

It has been a good year for secondhand residential property in Cork, with double-digit increases recorded in many areas.

Arrow points to price increase

Arrow points to price increase

Mid-market and top-end second-hand sales in west Dublin remained strong throughout 2004, but at the lower end of the market, starter home prices in parts of Clonee and Lucan stagnated.

Prem opens €12m hotel in Offaly

Prem opens €12m hotel in Offaly

A new €12 million hotel opens this month in Tullamore, Co Offaly.