Zurich-based Ace Ltd has agreed to purchase Chubb Corp for $28.3 billion in cash and stock. Photograph: Chris Radburn/PA Wire

Ace Ltd agreed to purchase Chubb Corp, the New Jersey-based insurer of high-end homes and mega-yachts, for $28.3 billion in cash and stock. Chubb sh(...)

An architectural feasibility study and planning appraisal  provides for a new four-storey office building over lower ground floor

With new office buildings planned for Dublin city centre expected to follow the high rent example of the LXV block under construction on St Stephen’s (...)

Mash Direct director Tracy Hamilton says: “The entire company is gluten-free now and that’s very important to a lot of our customers.”

Gabriel Scientific Gabriel Scientific took the 2012 overall Innovation Award for its Sleep Angel pillow which significantly reduces exposure to allerg(...)

Block 7, Park West: purchased for €1,125,000 – a long way from the €4 million paid for it by two private investors 18 years ago

Dublin’s under-performing Park West Business Park off the M50 has been given a new lease of life following the purchase by Allianz Worldwide Care of(...)

“Adidas, Boss, Gap, we have seen those names looking to open up stores here”

Property fund IPUT is seeking to raise up to €500 million from institutional backers to invest in retail and logistics over the next 12 months, acco(...)

Meath manager Mick O’Dowd and new Galway manager Kevin Walsh shake hands after the game. Photograph: Mike Shaughnessy/Inpho

Galway began their Allianz league campaign with an impressive 2-13 to 1-12 home victory over a disappointing Meath side in Pearse Stadium, Salthill. G(...)

GAA Football All Ireland Senior Championship Final, Croke Park, Dublin 21/9/2014Donegal vs KerryDonegal’s Rory Kavanagh with Peter Crowley of KerryMandatory Credit ©INPHO/Morgan Treacy

Setanta Sports is waiting to assess whether Sky’s arrival into the pay-per-view GAA market leads to an uptake in subscriptions for their coverage of t(...)

Munster’s Ian Keatley passes the ball as Saracens’ Owen Farrell moves in. The two sides meet again this weekend in the European Champions Cup. Photograph: INPHO/Billy Stickland

If it’s January in Europe then Munster have to be fighting for their lives. However, even by their standards, Munster are in a particularly tricky pic(...)

According to statistics for 2014, punctures and clutch malfunctions both trailed behind flat batteries as the most common problems experienced by Allianz customers in the State. Photograph: Dave Meehan/The Irish Times

Motorists across the country will be forced to run the post-Christmas gauntlet next week, with roadside assistance providers expecting a huge incre(...)

A child looks on at a viewing gallery overlooking AirAsia planes on the tarmac at Changi Airport in Singapore . Photograph: Edgar Su/Reuters

Allianz could be exposed to claims of at least $100 million linked to the AirAsia jet missing off the Indonesian coast with 162 people on board, which(...)