Tom Geraghty, Mercer Ireland chief executive: “If you look at one of the frustrations I have had since coming into the CEO position, it is that we are still known as a pensions firm.” Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

(...) organisation,” says Geraghty. “We did have to compete with a few other markets to get there but for a whole(...)

Facing down differences: employers with diverse teams believe it gives them a competitive edge. Photograph: Getty Images/iStockphoto

(...) harsher treatment than individuals from other backgrounds. The research showed that the proportion of(...)

Taoiseach Enda Kenny with Ciaran and Michael Crean at the opening of MicksGarage.com headquarters in Park West, Dublin.  Their business began life in a bedroom in 2004. Now it’s an €11 million turnover company employing 48 people. Photograph: Conor McCabe Photography

(...) operation with super-smart IT systems largely developed in-house. “We don’t go looking at what other people(...)

Future of Aer Lingus

(...) current market values. That is before the value of the fleet and other assets is included. Many people(...)

Matt Brammeier (right): the  former Irish road race champion has never competed in the Tour de France. Photograph: Inpho

Any possibility Ireland could have a record representation of five riders in this year’s Tour de France has been dashed with confirmation from the MT(...)

 The classic scythe, with a crooked handle and right-angled blade, was strictly for mowing grass or corn. Photograph: Matt Kavanagh

(...) the stone up one side of the blade and down the other in almost continuous motion, until the edge was(...)

Gayle Killilea: asked to move her bankruptcy case to district court. Photograph: Collins Courts

(...)’s repeated efforts to have claims dismissed because she believes that they should be asserted in the ‘other(...)

Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform Brendan Howlin has indicated  his priority in the pay restoration talks would be to assist those on low pay. Photograph: Eric Luke

(...) range of other non-pay issues had been addressed as part of the talks, which had been under way for the(...)

In Dublin, Aer Lingus ended the day at €2.44, a rise of 0.37 per cent. Photograph: Paul Faith/AFP/Getty Images

(...). Among other stocks that fell, BT Group dropped 2 per cent after Raymond James Financial lowered its(...)

The fight over the sweeping domestic spying powers, revealed in media leaks by former NSA contractor Edward Snowden, has moved to the Senate where majority leader Mitch McConnell and other Republicans want the Patriot Act bulk collection extended until 2020. Photograph: Zach Gibson/The New York Times

(...) contractor Edward Snowden, has moved to the Senate where majority leader Mitch McConnell and other(...)