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.

Ronan says latest planning refusal ‘makes Ireland look like a banana republic’

Ronan says latest planning refusal ‘makes Ireland look like a banana republic’

Property developer Johnny Ronan has described the refusal of planning permission for extra floors on the new Salesforce Tower in Dublin’s docklands as “complete nonsense”

Justice minister in U-turn on human rights body appointments

Justice minister in U-turn on human rights body appointments

Flanagan now going to hold a public competition for positions

Debt fund appeals Ryan’s bid for mortgage insolvency protection

Debt fund appeals Ryan’s bid for mortgage insolvency protection

Distressed debt fund Tanager is pursuing society couple Ronan Ryan and Pamela Flood over their unpaid €1.2 million mortgage

Former GMIT president made protected disclosures

Former GMIT president made protected disclosures

After several initial disclosures, Fergal Barry was asked to make a confidential governance report to the Department of Education and the HEA in June 2018

Harbour residents use pier pressure

Harbour residents use pier pressure

The Bulloch Harbour Preservation Association plans to apply for a judicial review and is fundraising for a campaign against a development by Richard Barrett’s Bartra group

Roqu Media founder defends controversial Saudi music festival

Roqu Media founder defends controversial Saudi music festival

R&B star Nicki Minaj pulled out of Jeddah Worldfest, citing equal rights and freedom of expression concerns in the Kingdom

Credit union board members and partners head to Paradise Island

Credit union board members and partners head to Paradise Island

The ILCU, which represents some 240 credit unions around the country and is financed by its members, said the trip would cost in the region of €60,000

GMIT president resigned after dispute over ‘governance issues’

GMIT president resigned after dispute over ‘governance issues’

A conflict between the former GMIT president, Dr Fergal Barry, and the college’s governing body was ongoing for almost a year before he resigned

Rebel investors at Karelian vow to seek changes

Rebel investors at Karelian vow to seek changes

A poll taken on resolutions to remove the directors retained all of the board in situ by a narrow margin of 52 per cent to 48 per cent

Deliveroo sought meeting with minister over new law

Deliveroo sought meeting with minister over new law

Deliveroo sought to have the Department of Employment Affairs factor in its views to a planned cr...

Mayo siblings ramp up legal action against NUI Galway

Mayo siblings ramp up legal action against NUI Galway

Isaac, Kezia, Enoch and Ammi Burke allege discrimination by NUIG following a lifetime ban from all student societies in 2014

Ex-Coca-Cola boss Finan joins investors in Irish wellness venture

Ex-Coca-Cola boss Finan joins investors in Irish wellness venture

Former global Coca-Cola boss Irial Finan has joined the list of well-known investors backing Rede...

Karelian directors in line of fire at upcoming shareholder showdown

Karelian directors in line of fire at upcoming shareholder showdown

A shareholder revolt is set to play out this Friday as an attempt is made to dislodge directors a...

Dublin wealth adviser sues banker Rothschild

Dublin wealth adviser sues banker Rothschild

The Irish legal action lodged last week is the latest of several taken over commission that Dubliner Juerg von Geitz alleges he is owed for referrals of high net worth and, in some cases, high profile Irish clients

Róisín Burke on business: Measuring sport's value

Róisín Burke on business: Measuring sport's value