Led by chief executive Pat Crean (left) and founder Greg Kavanagh, New Generation Homes has spent more than €300 million buying development sites in Dublin. Photograph:  Nick Bradshaw

When he arrived on the property market five years ago at the trough of the recession, New Generation Homes founder Greg Kavanagh attracted plenty of a(...)

Pat Crean and Greg Kavanagh. Mr Crean said the planned new offices were a “unique development”. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

New Generation Homes, the developer led by Greg Kavanagh and Pat Crean, will seek permission for a €250 million office and apartment complex in Dublin(...)

The airline is also running new winter services from Dublin to Athens, Bologna, Murcia, Porto and Seville, as well more flights to Bucharest and Gatwick

Ryanair is backing Dublin Airport’s €250 million new runway plan, but does not want it to increase passenger charges to pay for the project. Dublin (...)

Paddy Power’s merger with Betfair is expected to be completed next week

Paddy Power will pay dividends totalling more than €140 million or €3.18 a share to investors in early March following its merger with rival Betfair. (...)

Ray Conner, president and chief executive officer of Boeing Commercial Airplanes,   with Dómhnall Slattery, chief executive officer of Avolon.

Aircraft lessor, Avolon, will have $2 billion to fund further expansion after its Chinese parent, Bohai, invests $1.2 billion in the Irish group. Boh(...)

Mick Wallace caused controversy last year when he raised questions over Cerberus’s purchase of a group of Northern Ireland-linked loans, called Project Eagle, from Nama for €1.6bn. Photograph: Brian Gavin/Press 22

Independent TD Mick Wallace’s €2 million dispute with US private equity fund Cerberus is due before the High Court today. Cerberus is bidding to enf(...)

A plane  over Heathrow Airport in London: Dublin-London is the busiest route in Europe and the second biggest in the world, coming after Hong Kong-Taipei. Photograph: Steve Parsons/PA Wire

Almost 4.5 million people flew between Dublin and London last year, underscoring its position as one the world’s busiest international air routes. Pa(...)

The Competition and Consumer Protection Commission ordered Topaz to sell Esso’s 50 per cent stake in a fuel terminal in Dublin Port as a condition of being allowed to buy Esso. Photograph: Dave Meehan

Texaco owner Valero Ireland and Applegreen are understood to be in the running to buy the wholesale business that service station operator Topaz must (...)

IFSC: Mr Kavanagh joined forces with McInerney Properties and British Land in the late 1980s to build the first phase of the IFSC. Photograph: Dave Meehan

Real estate investment trust, Hibernia Reit, has completed the €60 million purchase of two office buildings from a property group controlled by Mark K(...)

Mario Draghi in Davos: the European Central Bank president’s remarks helped to buoy markets on Thursday and the trend continued to the end of the business week. Photograph: Jean-Christophe Bott/EPA

Stocks continued their rebound on growing investor confidence triggered by indications from EU banking chief Mario Draghi that more support for the m(...)