Post Reporter

Post Reporter

She's in fashion

She's in fashion

Stylist Catherine Condell has been in the fashion business for 20 years.

Lidl decision deferred

Lidl decision deferred

An Bord Pleanala has deferred until the end of next month its decision on plans for a Lidl shopping centre in Rathfarnham in south Dublin.

Air race set for Cashel

Air race set for Cashel

More than 60,000 people are expected in Cashel, Co Tipperary, next Sunday for the 2005 Red Bull Air Race.

Carlton's €100m hotel plans

Carlton's €100m hotel plans

The Carlton hotel group plans to invest €100 million in six hotel developments in the coming year, according to its sales and marketing director, Paul Carey.

Out soon

Out soon

Performance: One, by Pan Pan Theatre Company, The Warehouse, Digital Hub, Dublin, from July 19-23.

Clashes hamper IRA statement

Clashes hamper IRA statement

Republicans have sought to play down the prospects of an IRA statement this week and have suggested that any move by the republican movement into a “new mode" will not now happen until late July at the earliest, writes Paul T Colgan.

Irish Times may print second daily

Irish Times may print second daily

The Irish Times is expected to seek a contract to print another daily newspaper in addition to the Irish Times when a €12.5 million investment in its CityWest printing plant is completed later this year.

Chemspec goes bust

Chemspec goes bust

Chemspec Ireland, an Irish water-treatment firm, has gone bust with debts of almost €500,000, including more than €153,000 to the Revenue Commissioners.

Win a trip to Rome with the Delta Index Fantasy Financial Spread Betting Challenge

Win a trip to Rome with the Delta Index Fantasy Financial Spread Betting Challenge

The Delta Index Financial Spread Betting Challenge took an interesting turn this week as a new crop of trading talent asserted itself, with only two of last week's leaders retaining their top-10 positions.

Ask Miles

Ask Miles

At a Christening party for my baby boy a good friend arrived late and left early. Dear Miles,

New magazine for retailers

New magazine for retailers

The 4,000 members of retail group RGData are getting a new monthly magazine called Shop Talk.

Correction

Correction

In an article last week, The Sunday Business Post (print edition) published a photo of Liam O'Reilly in a piece about the Irish Financial Services Regulatory Authority.

Experimental power sources

Experimental power sources

A number of experimental renewable sources of energy may end up powering Irish homes and businesses in the more distant future.

Biofuel technology of growing importance as source of energy

Biofuel technology of growing importance as source of energy

One of the most promising sources of renewable energy for powering vehicles is biofuel technology, where vegetable oil is used instead of petrol or diesel.

Alley continues Broadworks bid

Alley continues Broadworks bid

Pat Alley, the former managing director of Advanced Environmental Solutions (AES), is continuing his efforts to buy a stake in cable firm Broadworks.