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.

NTR: blood on the carpet

NTR: blood on the carpet

The Roche family took serious abuse at the NTR agm last week, but are determined to plough ahead with controversial European investments.

O’Brien’s Digicel seeking major investment in Pacific island

O’Brien’s Digicel seeking major investment in Pacific island

Digicel is reported to be in discussions with the prime minister of the south Pacific island of Vanuatu about establishing mobile TV interests there.

3,000 more rooms needed at Dublin's inns, says hotels expert

3,000 more rooms needed at Dublin's inns, says hotels expert

Dublin needs up to 3,000 extra hotel rooms to meet rising demand.

NTR directors to meet key shareholders

NTR directors to meet key shareholders

Two of NTR’s independent directors are expected to meet with key company shareholders in an effort to resolve issues raised at the company’s AGM.

Sky’s the limit for new Fáilte Ireland chairman Cawley

Sky’s the limit for new Fáilte Ireland chairman Cawley

Ex-Ryanair linchpin brings growth savvy to Irish tourism body

Sonru wins €1.5m investment to fund expansion

Sonru wins €1.5m investment to fund expansion

Irish online video firm Sonru has secured new investment in the region of €1.5 million to fuel its expansion plans, the company confirmed last week.

Grady's surprise exit leaves Indo editorship up for grabs

Grady's surprise exit leaves Indo editorship up for grabs

The editor's job at the Irish Independent is to be advertised soon.

Galway millionaire Kenny tees up golf investment

Galway millionaire Kenny tees up golf investment

A golf start-up backed by daily deals millionaire Paul Kenny and other well-known investors is set to launch before the end of this year.

Video firm wins €1.5m funding

Video firm wins €1.5m funding

The Irish online video firm Sonru has secured new investment in the region of €1.5 million to fuel its expansion plans, the company confirmed last week.

Boardroom battle to take centre stage at NTR agm this week

Boardroom battle to take centre stage at NTR agm this week

The civil war between shareholders at NTR will move to the public stage at the company's agm in Dublin this week.

Executives at former Quinn firm to get share bonus boost

Executives at former Quinn firm to get share bonus boost

A bonus scheme has been created to reward four top executives running Aventas, the former Quinn Group business, company office filings show.

New Irish hotel investment firm targets acquisitions worth Euro 40 million

New Irish hotel investment firm targets acquisitions worth Euro 40 million

A new Irish investment fund is hatching plans to spend upwards of €40 million on five Irish hotels.

Still lots of ups and downs as the high street recovers

Still lots of ups and downs as the high street recovers

Brown Thomas is about to unveil a new €9 million investment in its flagship store on Grafton Street, Roisin Burke reports.

Dirty old Dublin' to get Euro 20m image makeover

Dirty old Dublin' to get Euro 20m image makeover

A taskforce is being set up to revive the image of Dublin and rebrand the city to tourists.

O'Reilly's stately Kildare pile to come to market

O'Reilly's stately Kildare pile to come to market

O’Reilly’s stately Kildare pile to come to market.