Róisín Burke

Róisín Burke

Roisin Burke is Senior Business Correspondent with The Sunday Business Post and pens the Week in Business column. Burke joined the newspaper in 2014 from the Sunday Independent, where she was a business reporter for the past four years. She previously worked at the Sunday Tribune and the Sunday Times. Burke holds a degree in Spanish and English from NUI Galway and a Masters in Journalism from the Dublin Institute of Technology.

Comer brothers pull back from Ugandan mega-development

Comer brothers pull back from Ugandan mega-development

Controversial plan was to create 5,000 homes and a new town, but it never fully got off ground

Mortgage-to-rent initiative will be unveiled this week

Mortgage-to-rent initiative will be unveiled this week

Damien English, Minister of State at the Department of Housing, is to oversee the the initiative

Howth craft brewery expands to France, Italy

Howth craft brewery expands to France, Italy

Founded in 2015, Hope Beer produces premium beers at its own brewery at Howth Junction, and also does its own bottling and packaging

Gerry Barrett files fresh affidavit in battle with Deutsche over loans

Gerry Barrett files fresh affidavit in battle with Deutsche over loans

Barrett will take issue with what he claims is the relationship between Deutsche Bank’s credit servicing agent and a company that was the proposed purchaser of the Meyrick Hotel

The week in business

The week in business

A look behind the stories with Róisín Burke

Facebook’s ex employees stay friends with the social media giant

Facebook’s ex employees stay friends with the social media giant

Who do tech high flyers like working for most?

Harcourt Developments sells £12.5 million boutique hotel

Harcourt Developments sells £12.5 million boutique hotel

The listed building in Manchester was a former cotton warehouse which had been converted into a four-star hotel

Funding pours into Great Northern Distillery

Funding pours into Great Northern Distillery

The whiskey maker backed by exploration entrepreneur and Cooley founder John Teeling is set to raise another €2.5 million

Headphones at the ready? The best podcasts

Headphones at the ready? The best podcasts

Six weeks ago, The Sunday Business Post Magazine sat down with a plan: to present you with the 100 best podcasts worth listening to in 2017

Aercap boss pushes for high earner tax break

Aercap boss pushes for high earner tax break

Aviation chief executive expresses concerns to minister

Studs up

Studs up

The Irish bloodstock sector has never been healthier, with high rollers competing to pay huge sums for stud farms across the country. Róisín Burke and Tina-Marie O’Neill report

The Week In Business

The Week In Business

A look behind the stories with Róisín Burke

Regional Focus: Full of western promise

Regional Focus: Full of western promise

The west of Ireland is proving that it can pull its weight economically

Regional focus: The best of the west: the top 20 power list

Regional focus: The best of the west: the top 20 power list

1. Lufthansa Technik Shannon, Co Clare Turnover: €32 billion Employees: 120,000 worldwide, 600 ...

The week in business

The week in business

A look behind the stories with Róisín Burke