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Airbnb’s failure to share data led to stricter rules

Airbnb’s failure to share data led to stricter rules

It is understood the Department of Housing asked Airbnb and similar sites for in-depth information on how the platforms were being used in Ireland, beyond what the companies had provided

Kilcullen Kapital Partners completes purchase of The Sunday Business Post

Kilcullen Kapital Partners completes purchase of The Sunday Business Post

Kilcullen is led by entrepreneur Enda O’Coineen, who is a former journalist and publisher

FG candidate arrested over incident outside nightclub

FG candidate arrested over incident outside nightclub

Louth councillor John McGahon is being investigated in relation to his role in an incident in Dundalk in the early hours of June 16

US companies criticise government over work permit scheme delays

US companies criticise government over work permit scheme delays

The records show that the American Chamber of Commerce raised 'current delays in processing and how this impacts client companies' during a meeting with the Department of Business Enterprise and Innovation

Murray fell out with legal team on day AIB trial was due to start

Murray fell out with legal team on day AIB trial was due to start

Louis Murray, the former operator of La Stampa and the Dawson Hotel, has parted ways with his legal team on the brink of an eight-day Commercial Court trial against AIB due to a 'fundamental breakdown in trust'

Matchmaker develops Android phone child-protection software

Matchmaker develops Android phone child-protection software

Rena Maycock decided to develop the software after repeatedly trying to block the image of the body of Alan Kurdi, the three-year-old Syrian boy whose body was washed up on a beach in Turkey in 2015, from her social media networks

Shell companies offered loans to cash-for-visa scheme projects

Shell companies offered loans to cash-for-visa scheme projects

Loan documents suggest that companies may have been set up with the express purpose of funding applications for the visa scheme, raising questions about how widespread the use of debt may have been

Turning up the White heat

Turning up the White heat

To museum director Trevor White and his food author wife Susan Jane, the elegant redbrick on Mount Pleasant Square in Ranelagh is a much-loved family home. To US private equity giant CarVal, it’s an investment asset from the boom years

State response to school safety concerns too slow and secretive

State response to school safety concerns too slow and secretive

The government’s reluctance to bring building issues to light means it still has plenty of questions to answer

Government drags heels on updating design of ‘freezing’ school prefabs

Government drags heels on updating design of ‘freezing’ school prefabs

There are thousands of children going to school in some 1,300 prefabs located in 345 primary and secondary schools around the country

Revealed: Ireland’s Saudi ties in spotlight after journalist’s slaughter

Revealed: Ireland’s Saudi ties in spotlight after journalist’s slaughter

Millions in military goods sent to kingdom; Dublin stock exchange becomes major hub for Riyadh

Homeless family hubs will be colder to save on cost of insulation

Homeless family hubs will be colder to save on cost of insulation

The rapid-build modular family hubs were announced as part of the government’s housing package to help the 10,000 people currently living in emergency hotel and B&B accommodation

Trump stuck between two key allies

Trump stuck between two key allies

President appears to kick action over the Khashoggi killing to Congress

Irish Rail balks at €30m refurb costs

Irish Rail balks at €30m refurb costs

State transport firm had expected the project would cost €12m

Seán Gallagher in €14,000 court settlement after 1991 traffic accident

Seán Gallagher in €14,000 court settlement after 1991 traffic accident

A spokesman for Gallagher described the accident as 'a minor incident, no emergency services of any type were required'