Peter O’Dwyer

Peter O’Dwyer

Nephin Whiskey secures €2.5m investment from Davy

Nephin Whiskey secures €2.5m investment from Davy

The Davy EIIS Fund has emerged as Nephin Whiskey’s latest backer after the distillery secured a €2.5 million investment that will allow it to complete work on its Mayo facility

Central Bank urges government not to spend corporation tax bonanza

Central Bank urges government not to spend corporation tax bonanza

Tax revenues from business have more than doubled to €10 billion over the past five years, with changes in international tax rules resulting in a spike in corporation tax

Businesses take up just a sixth of €600m Brexit loan scheme

Businesses take up just a sixth of €600m Brexit loan scheme

Take-up of the government’s major Brexit loan schemes remains low two years after the first was launched in 2017

Kepak makes a Celtic connection in the lucrative US burger market

Kepak makes a Celtic connection in the lucrative US burger market

The first firm in Europe to get approval to export minced beef patties to the US is initially targeting the Irish diaspora through its Celtic Beef Company

Reform of insurance industry is coming - but slowly

Reform of insurance industry is coming - but slowly

Three major probes are taking place into the industry, while a Judicial Council will come into being next year that will establish personal injury claim guidelines for all

Broadband plan under review after 130 responses to public consultation

Broadband plan under review after 130 responses to public consultation

Department asked operators if they planned to install ‘new and substantive’ networks

The Pinsent Masons Insurance Matters Podcast in association with the Sunday Business Post

The Pinsent Masons Insurance Matters Podcast in association with the Sunday Business Post

Peter O'Dwyer, the business correspondent with the Sunday Business Post, is joined by Hammad Akht...

Harland and Wolff’s new boss to apply Oz turnaround lessons

Harland and Wolff’s new boss to apply Oz turnaround lessons

The head of InfraStrata, the British-based company that is to buy the troubled Belfast shipyard in a £6 million deal, is confident he can reverse its fortunes

Aer Lingus to trial facial recognition for its US flights

Aer Lingus to trial facial recognition for its US flights

Aer Lingus passengers travelling to the United States will no longer be asked to present their bo...

Imagine says it can provide NBP homes with wireless broadband

Imagine says it can provide NBP homes with wireless broadband

A wireless broadband operator has told the government it can now service almost 45 per cent of the 540,000 premises included in the state’s National Broadband Plan

Consumer watchdog may investigate dual pricing by insurance companies

Consumer watchdog may investigate dual pricing by insurance companies

The state’s consumer watchdog is considering launching a full investigation into ‘personalised pricing’ amid growing controversy over the country’s insurance crisis

Sunday Interview: Gayle Bowen of Pinsent Masons

Sunday Interview: Gayle Bowen of Pinsent Masons

Gayle Bowen, head of office, Pinsent Masons Ireland, has twice started out from scratch to set up international law firms coming to Dublin

Passenger charges cut in Dublin ‘will put Cork Airport in danger’

Passenger charges cut in Dublin ‘will put Cork Airport in danger’

DAA claims the aviation regulator’s plan to reduce the levy from €9.30 to €7.50 will result in the southern hub racking up multimillion losses

ESRI: target Brexit support at sectors with longevity

ESRI: target Brexit support at sectors with longevity

The government has a €2.8 billion funding package for this year’s budget. Some €2.1 billion has already been allocated, meaning there is just €700 million leftover for budget-day announcements

Passenger charge cut is a subsidy to foreign airlines, says DAA chief

Passenger charge cut is a subsidy to foreign airlines, says DAA chief

Dalton Philips warns a lower fee will jeopardise an €18bn investment programme at Dublin Airport and leave it in the bargain basement