It’s no secret in the cosmetics world that alphabet creams saved the industry from the recession. The beauty hybrid, BB creams, were an Asian import a(...)

The Gresham  could sell for considerably more than its previous valuation of €48 million

  The group that owns the landmark Gresham Hotel on O’Connell Street in Dublin reported an operating profit of €3.4 million last year, up (...)

A Bank of Ireland sign in Dublin. The bank has been forced into a partial climbdown over planned transaction limits. File photograph: Julien Behal./PA Wire

Bank of Ireland has been forced into a partial climbdown after it was widely condemned for imposing severe restrictions on the type of over-the-counte(...)

Sources working across the Irish banking sector have expressed confusion and surprise over Bank of Ireland’s unilateral decision to impose severe restrictions on the amounts customers can lodge or withdraw over the counter across its branch network.

Sources working across the Irish banking sector have expressed confusion and surprise over Bank of Ireland’s unilateral decision to impose severe rest(...)

 Minister for Finance Michael Noonan: informed the Cabinet of the changes to the small benefit tax measures on Tuesday. Photograph: Eric Luke / The Irish Times

Staff will be able to receive non-cash bonuses or benefits from their employers up to the value of €500 without paying tax under new measures to be in(...)

Illustration: Thinkstock/Irish Times Premedia

Money – or, more often, the lack of it – brings many problems. Some of those problems are life and death; others are not so serious – just annoying(...)

Belfast man Kevin Hannaway has been granted bail by the Special Criminal Court pending his trial for allegedly assisting the IRA

Belfast man Kevin Hannaway has been granted bail by the Special Criminal Court pending his trial for allegedly assisting the IRA. Mr Hannaway (67) and(...)

A drug addict jailed for driving the wrong way up the M50 motorway and crashing into cars has avoided being given extra jail time following his own failed appeal against sentence

A drug addict jailed for driving the wrong way up the M50 motorway and crashing into cars has avoided being given extra jail time following his own fa(...)

Pearl River take away in Phibsborough, Dublin 7 which was issued a closure order last month. Photograph: Google street view

Eight businesses were served with closure orders last month for violations of food safety regulations. The Food Safety Authority of Ireland (FSAI) se(...)

 People read the headlines of daily newspapers after Greece closed its banks on Monday in Athens, Greece. Photograph: Milos Bicanski/Getty Images

Greek prime minister Alex Tsipras published a decree in the official government gazette setting out the capital controls to be imposed on the count(...)