Niloo Sarafan and Conor McGreevy on their wedding day

Each Saturday on irishtimes.com/weddings we'll report on couples’ love stories. We'll tell the tales and show the pictures of these fabul(...)

Argos pays an annual rent of €300,000 per annum for its Kilkenny store

Private investors who may have missed the opportunity to buy into a retail property in Dublin city centre will have the option of investing in an app(...)

The Argos store at Dun Laoghaire Co. Dublin. Sales at the bigger Argos chain fell 5 per cent in the eight weeks to end-February, reflecting poor demand for consumer electronic products. (Photograph: Eric Luke / The Irish Times)

Argos owner Home Retail delivered a weaker-than-expected finish to the year at both its Argos and Homebase chains, although it said cost controls and (...)

The Habitat shop that used to operate on Dublin’s  College Green.

If ever there was a sign that the green shoots of recovery have turned into sturdy saplings it came with the announcement that Habitat is back in busi(...)

Highlights will include 10 industrial, retail and office buildings located in Dublin, Galway, Mullingar and Monaghan, with reserves set at more than €800,000.  Photograph: Cyril Byrne

The first Allsop Space auction of the year may not boast very many trophy homes, but for those on the look out for promising business premises and inc(...)

Unit 3 Merlin Commercial Park, Doughiska, Co Galway. Retail warehouse building. Reserve: €1.85m-€2m. Unit 3 Merlin Commercial Park, Doughiska, Co Galway

The first Allsop Space auction of 2015 on February 18th features 222 properties with a total reserve of more than €40 million.Many of the commercial (...)

The Swiss National Bank scrapped its euro cap on the franc and drove Swiss stocks down nearly 9 per cent, their biggest one-day percentage fall for at least 25 years. One trader described the central bank’s move as “carnage”. Photograph: Martin Leissl/Bloomberg

Switzerland’s move to jettison a three-year-old cap on the franc threw global markets into turmoil yesterday, sending the currency and most European(...)

Home Retail said it expected to post full-year profit before tax in line with expectations despite underlying growth at its Argos chain missing forecasts. Photo: Eric Luke/The Irish Time

Home Retail said it expected to post full-year profit before tax in line with expectations despite underlying growth at its Argos and Homebase chains (...)

The queue outside JD Sports on Dublin’s Henry Street at 8:30am on St Stephen’s Day  as sales start in many  major stores. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times 2:31

A bleak December 26th this year might have persuaded any right-thinking person that venturing outside would constitute reckless behaviour. But you h(...)

Irish retailers enjoyed a pre-Christmas windfall over the weekend with overall sales said to have approached some €400 million.  Photograph: Getty.

Irish retailers enjoyed a pre-Christmas windfall over the weekend with overall sales said to have approached some €400 million. The advent of “Panic S(...)