Almost 600 took part in group’s 100-mile charity challenge
21.07.2014 Bord na Móna has reported record profits for the year ended March 2014 with profit after tax for the financial year up 263pc to €33.5m and operating profit climbing 114pc to...
17.07.2014 The Government should introduce a universal scheme of mortgage insurance in Ireland for high loan to value mortgages, according to a new report by economist Jim Power on the...
Almost 600 took part in group’s 100-mile charity challenge
Life sciences is a high potential sector
This is part of attempt to help increase country's bee population
This is for a reported €65m
Company to create up to 40 jobs by the end of this year
23.07.2014 An investment package worth €7.5m was made by Brehon Capital.
23.07.2014 Organisation made its pre-Budget submission.
23.07.2014 This is according to a new report by iReach.
23.07.2014 This follows an international agency pitch.
22.07.2014 User will see what special offers are available in their local store.
US IT giant EMC, which employs more than 3,000 people in Ireland, has reported a 5pc year-on-year increase in second quarter revenue to reach a record figure of US$5.9bn.
Carphone Warehouse Ireland has entered into an exclusive partnership with Chinese phone manufacturer Huawei, which has operations in Ireland.
Tullow Oil’s Ugandan subsidiary has won its appeal at the Court of Appeal in London in proceedings against Heritage Oil and Gas and Heritage Oil Plc (Heritage).
Property Industry Ireland (PII), which represents all sectors of the Irish property industry, today submitted its pre-Budget submission containing a series of recommendations to increase housing supply, alleviate homelessness and promote employment in construction.
Dublin-headquartered creative agency Vocal has won an account with Dutch technology company Uniface following an international agency pitch.
Over 170 jobs have been safeguarded at The Mount Wolseley Hotel in Carlow further to an investment package worth €7.5m being made by Brehon Capital as the hotel successfully exits examinership.
Almost 600 Jurys Inn employees have raised €75,000 for charity, having walked, run, cycled, swam, golfed and abseiled their way through the group’s 100-mile charity challenge.
Life sciences is a high potential sector and construction engineering services is a relatively new, but rapidly growing, sector for Irish exporters in Korea, according to Dianne Rhee, director Korea at Enterprise Ireland.
Boyne Valley Group and AIB have introduced the first rooftop apiary on a commercial building in Ireland in an attempt to help increase the country's bee population.
More than 40pc of people in Ireland are now paying for additional TV and entertainment streaming alongside mainstream channels according to a new report by iReach.
Hotel and hospitality group, Lalco Hotel Group, in partnership with US billionaire businessman John Malone, has signed an agreement to buy the The Westin Dublin for a reported €65m.
Itron, Inc, a which provides technology and services for measuring, managing and analysing energy and water, is to set up a global business services (GBS) centre in Cork, creating up to 40 jobs by the end of this year.
Independent News & Media (INM) is creating 40 new roles in the digital area in its Dublin office, highlighting its focus on finding new ways to engage customers and distribute content.
Ireland’s national open data portal, developed by Insight Centre for Data Analytics, NUI Galway was launched today by Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform Brendan Howlin.
The Marker Hotel on Grand Canal Square has entered into a €50,000 sponsorship with The Science Gallery at Trinity College Dublin.
The Central Bank of Ireland has appointed Gabriel Fagan as chief economist.
The closing date for nominations for the 2014/15 European Business Awards is 29 July 2014.
Irish start-up MyDealDoc has launched a free app called BoozeDoc that allows the user to see what special offers on alcohol are available in their local store.
The recently elected Lord Mayor of Dublin Cllr Christy Burke has received the admiral’s hat from Dublin Port Company chairperson Lucy McCaffrey at a ceremony to mark the commencement of his role as the honorary admiral of Dublin Port.
Tourism Ireland has launched a new online film specially created to highlight the flagship event of this year’s Limerick City of Culture programme – ‘The Giant’s Journey’.
Bitbuzz has rolled its complimentary Wi-Fi service Bitbuzz Freedom to Tralee, Co Kerry ahead of the Rose of Tralee festival in August, which is expected to result in a 1,000pc increase in Wi-Fi usage.
Recording artist and actress Demi Lovato has signed on to represent Skechers and will appear in the footwear company’s global marketing and social media campaigns through to 2016.
A recent survey has found that almost a quarter of viewers in Ireland considered the proposal to the New Orleans Rose one of the most standout Rose of Tralee moments in memory.
Consumers could make substantial savings by shopping around for their home insurance, according to a new comparison survey from the National Consumer Agency.
The chairman and chief executive of the Port of Cork Company have announced that the first ever Irish Maritime Forum will be held in Cork City Hall on Friday, 26 September 2014.
Hibernia REIT plc has issued an interim management statement for the period from 1 April 2014 to date, ahead of its AGM which is being held this morning at 11.30am.
Lead generation services company Internal Results Ireland Ltd is to establish a customer support centre as part of its Portlaoise operation, creating an additional 20 full-time jobs over the next three years.
AlienVault, which provides Unified Security Management solutions and crowd-sourced threat intelligence, has announced the establishment of its new EMEA sales and technical support centre in Cork and its plans to create up to 40 highly skilled roles in the coming year.
Dublin City Council has launched the Dublin House project, a trial initiative to enable people to be citizen developers by facilitating them to create their own bespoke homes for themselves in the city.
Cork family-owned seafood company Keohane Seafoods marked two successful years in business by presenting a total of €5,000 to five different charities, as part of a bursary from Megazyme International Ireland.
Conor ‘The Notorious’ McGregor beating Brazil’s Diago Brandao over the weekend as part of the Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) event in the O2 in Dublin is the highest rating sporting event yet on 3e.
Convenience retailer Centra spent €241.1m in local communities around its 460 stores in 2013, according to its ‘Community Impact Study’ released today, 21 July.
Bord na Móna has reported record profits for the year ended March 2014 with profit after tax for the financial year up 263pc to €33.5m and operating profit climbing 114pc to €50.3m.
Ciaran Rohan has been appointed as general secretary of the Association of Higher and Civil Public Servants (AHCPS).
Tesco Ireland has launched a new initiative, which will involve €1m being donated a year to local good causes in the communities around each of its 146 stores throughout the country.
The Kingsley hotel has opened on the banks of the River Lee in Cork, creating 130 new jobs.
Meteor has sealed a new three-year deal with HEAnet to provide mobile broadband for over 60 educational institutions around Ireland.
Newry-based company Around Noon has won a contract worth €1.25m with food and support services company Compass Group Ireland to supply 90 of its units with sandwiches, wraps and salads.
Employees of GSK in Ireland have picked the Irish Hospice Foundation as the GSK Charity of the Year for 2014 and 2015.
Chinese telecoms equipment maker Huawei, which has operations in Ireland, has reported a 19pc increase in sales revenue in the first six months of the year to reach 135.8bn yuan(around €16bn).
The Alimentary Pharmabiotic Centre (APC) has launched two new free apps that allow children to explore the human gastrointestinal tract in a fun format.
An estimated 88,000 spectators turned out to see Ireland’s biggest air show in Bray, Co Wicklow, yesterday, 20 June, with the event being live-streamed through www.AerTv.ie for the first time in its history.
Home protection company PhoneWatch has opened its first office outside Dublin, at John’s Quay, Kilkenny, which will create 15 new jobs.
Tesco has announced the appointment of Unilever executive Dave Lewis to replace Philip Clarke as chief executive on 1 October 2014.
The Irish Rugby Football Union (IRFU) has announced a €7.3m surplus due to improved Guinness Series ticket sales and increased prize monies thanks to a better than 'budgeted' finish in the RBS 6 Nations championship and another year of strong provincial performances, according to its 2013/14 annual report and accounts.
Kevin Wright has been appointed as site director of skin healthcare company Stiefel in Sligo, which means that all five GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) businesses in Ireland are now led by Irish people.
A Derry-based academic has uncovered evidence suggesting that the Burren region and Celtic legends of the West of Ireland inspired JRR Tolkien’s The Lord of The Rings and The Silmarillion.
In 2012 CEO of PM Group Dave Murphy approached the company’s environment, health and safety manager in its Dublin office Mags Dalton to ask if she would be interested in helping to formalise the existing CSR activity into a more structured programme.
IDA Ireland has launched 'Invest in Galway' as part of a digital marketing initiative for attracting inward investment by highlighting the specific attributes of individual regional urban centres.
Tennent’s Vital has launched a new music experience ‘TuneTap’, which allows the public to take control of the music playlist at selected bus shelter locations.
14.04.2014 As chairman of the National Asset Management Agency for the last four years, Frank Daly has been somewhat surprised by just how public a role it has been.
14.04.2014 Having founded her first company in Dublin with her brother Adrian in 1996, Niamh Bushnell went on to become a force to be reckoned with in the New York start-up scene from three different angles – as consultant, investor and entrepreneur.
14.04.2014 Looking at the food and drink industry’s structure, one of the notable things to happen over the years is that the middle ground has become vacant, observes Michael Carey, chairman of Bord Bia.
10.04.2014 Earlier this week it was announced that the OpenSSL cryptographic software library has a serious vulnerability called the Heartbleed Bug. Here, Trend Micro’s global threat communications manager Christopher Budd, provides some of the facts regarding the problems posed by Heartbleed.
14.04.2014 Dublin headquartered start-up CleverBug has raised a total of US$8m in funding since November 2011 and CEO and founder Kealan Lennon is aiming for a US$1bn initial public offering (IPO) within five years as he takes on the US$27bn global greeting card market.