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.

INM staff weigh up possible strike action

INM staff weigh up possible strike action

Workers unhappy over conditions at the media company and possible pay cuts, writes Róisín Burke.

China set to invest millions in Ireland

China set to invest millions in Ireland

Deals to be announced as Irish firms meet with China delegation.

Israeli billionaire plans to spend Euro 100m in Ireland

Israeli billionaire plans to spend Euro 100m in Ireland

Businessman has already invested more than €50m in retail property

Ulster Bank: reports of RBS plan for private equity sell-off are speculative'

Ulster Bank: reports of RBS plan for private equity sell-off are speculative'

Ulster Bank said that moves to decide its future are less advanced than has been reported.

Succession fraught in family firms

Succession fraught in family firms

Succession is now a more fraught process a new survey has found.

Tech firm VoiceSage hires advisers for sale of company

Tech firm VoiceSage hires advisers for sale of company

VoiceSage has hired US advisers to consider a sale of the company.

Ryan’s daughter backs a winner

Ryan’s daughter backs a winner

Danielle Ryan's production team makes film on AP McCoy.

End of Nama in sight as fund giant circles remaining loans

End of Nama in sight as fund giant circles remaining loans

The end of Nama may be close, with all the agency’s remaining loans now effectively on the block as potential buyers circle.

ILCU to send 12 executives to Australia's Gold Coast

ILCU to send 12 executives to Australia's Gold Coast

The Irish League of Credit Unions (ILCU) is sending 12 executives to a credit union conference on Australia's Gold Coast next month.

Siptu lost 8,600 members in 2013

Siptu lost 8,600 members in 2013

Siptu, the union supporting staff in heated disputes at Aer Lingus and at Bausch and Lomb, lost more than €800,000 in contributions in 2013 as membership fell by 8,600 to 205,770, its latest accounts show.

Dunnes heir belts himself in for fashion start-up Heffernan plans to do for belts what Swatch did for wristwatches'

Dunnes heir belts himself in for fashion start-up Heffernan plans to do for belts what Swatch did for wristwatches'

Andrew Heffernan, the son of Dunnes Stores boss Margaret Heffernan, has set up a new fashion start-up in New York.

Irish League of Credit Unions on €50,000 trip to Australia's Gold Coast

Irish League of Credit Unions on €50,000 trip to Australia's Gold Coast

The body that lobbies for the embattled credit union movement is sending a dozen staff to Australia's Gold Coast next month for the 2014 World Credit Union Conference.

Sale sees €15m price hike for former Nama property

Sale sees €15m price hike for former Nama property

A prime Dublin office block whose off-market sale by Nama was criticised by an Oireachtas committee last week is set to resell for €15 million more than the taxpayer-funded toxic bank achieved for it two years ago.

Twitter investor plans to surf on Irish start-up wave

Twitter investor plans to surf on Irish start-up wave

Heavyweight Silicon Valley angel investors fly into Ireland to meet with emerging Irish start-ups.