Applegreen has 98 forecourts in the State, including 12 dealers and eight motorway stations

Irish fuel group Petrogas is targeting an initial public offering of its Applegreen service station business for June, The Irish Times has learned.It(...)

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Image of the week: Welcome signs A sign reading “This business serves everyone” is placed in the window of Bernadette’s Barbershop in downtown (...)

A pig making an effort. Happy April fool’s day. 1:21

There is a long and storied history of April’s fools day jokes. Some are brilliantly believable, others, well, perhaps less so. Below are some of o(...)

The current Kraft was created in a spinoff from Mondelez in October 2012. Mondelez inherited the company’s overseas snack businesses, giving it bigger growth opportunities internationally. (Photograph: David Paul Morris/Bloomberg)

3G Capital, the Brazilian private-equity firm, is understood to be in advanced talks to acquire Kraft Foods Group Inc. and merge it with ketchup make(...)

Aldi on Parnell Street: The current rent of €386,500 works out at €2.7per sq m (€29 per sq ft)

The Israeli businessman Igal Ahouvi, who has been active in the Irish property investment market in recent years, has sold the Aldi supermarket invest(...)

City Square Shopping Centre in Waterford:   will show a net initial yield of 7.23 per cent even before it is restructured and extended

The profitable City Square Shopping Centre in Waterford is expected to undergo a major revamp if, as expected, it is sold in the coming weeks to eith(...)

Irish consumers spent a record €28.4 billion on their Visa cards in 2014, an increase of 32 per cent on 2013. (Photographer: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg)

Irish consumers spent a record €28.4 billion on their Visa cards in 2014, an increase of 32 per cent on 2013, as online shopping rose to almost €5.6 (...)

Traders  on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Photograph: Jewel Samad/AFP/Getty Images

Volatility, it appears, is back. After two years of remarkable calm, investor jitters have returned. It’s not simply that stocks are declining; there (...)

Petrogas owner Joe Barrett pictured at  the Applegreen Motorway Service Area on the M11 in Wicklow.

Irish fuel group Petrogas is considering floating its Applegreen service station business on the stock market next year. The Dublin-based compa(...)

 Bolands Mill at Grand Canal Dock, which figured in the 1916 Rising, was built by the Pim brothers in 1837

The history of Dublin falls into familiar categories, packaged for the convenience of the secondary-school curriculum, popular history and the tourist(...)