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Surviving the online frontier

Surviving the online frontier

In the internet age, a local firm can sell to the whole world, but as Irish retailers have found, it takes more than a webpage to do business online

Future  of  smes Nash sets out his stall

Future of smes Nash sets out his stall

Ged Nash, Minister of State for Business and Employment, opens up about the SME debt crisis, access to credit, job creation, wages and more

One year on, where are Ireland's most exciting startups?

One year on, where are Ireland's most exciting startups?

A year ago, we interviewed the people behind some of the most exciting start-ups in the country. Now, 12 months on, we return to find out how they’re faring

Profile Patricia King : It’s good to be the King

Profile Patricia King : It’s good to be the King

Patricia King’s trade union career began with the occupation of a car factory in Dublin. Manufacturers used to have to part-assemble their cars in the country to avoid import taxes, but that requirement was gradually dropped after Ireland joined the

Retail sector reports largest sales gain in seven years in Q4

Retail sector reports largest sales gain in seven years in Q4

RSA vows to fight case taken by former Irish chief executive

RSA vows to fight case taken by former Irish chief executive

EBay to cut 2,400 jobs or seven per cent of workforce

EBay to cut 2,400 jobs or seven per cent of workforce

EBay is cutting 2,400 positions, buying back shares and entering into a standstill agreement with activist investor Carl Icahn.

Airports support 4.1% of GDP in Europe - study

Airports support 4.1% of GDP in Europe - study

Dixons Carphone raises profit guidance after strong Christmas

Dixons Carphone raises profit guidance after strong Christmas

AIG takes over Laya Healthcare

AIG takes over Laya Healthcare

Q4 of 2014 was busiest ever for Dublin office market

Q4 of 2014 was busiest ever for Dublin office market

Israel offers safe harbour as religious hate crimes rise

Israel offers safe harbour as religious hate crimes rise

Monsieur Hollande’s focus: heal his people

Monsieur Hollande’s focus: heal his people

Clinton’s a sure thing - but who will she face?

Clinton’s a sure thing - but who will she face?

Tsipras has the super-rich in his sights

Tsipras has the super-rich in his sights