Dr Edmond Harty (left) and David Fleming, makers of the Moo Monitor, wearable technology for cows that transmits messages to farmers. Photograph: Domnick Walsh

Dr Edmond Harty is proof that you don’t have to be within shouting distance of Dublin to run a successful manufacturing business. His dairy equipme(...)

Taoiseach Enda Kenny. Spokesmen for 1st Independent Mayo, based in the Taoiseach’s political base, has said the campaign aims to promote community-based politics across the State. File photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Campaigners for a new type of community-based political representation in Mayo say their template could apply to any constituency across the State.The(...)

The Employment Appeals Tribunal offices at Davitt House on Adelaide Road in Dublin. Photograph: David Sleator

It will be farewell to the Employment Appeals Tribunal (EAT) in the new year, when it is subsumed into the new Workplace Relations Commission, whose h(...)

Dairymaster chief executive and technical director Edmond Harty: “With so many people home for the holidays, we think this is a great opportunity for them to learn of roles that match their skills available for them here in Ireland.”

Irish dairy equipment manufacturer Dairymaster is to create 20 jobs at its headquarters in Causeway, Co Kerry, in 2014. The jobs will be spread across(...)

Edmond Harty of dairy equipment company Dairymaster said it was “unbelievable” that the Leaving Cert agricultural science syllabus was so out of date, given the importance of the sector.

Teachers of the Leaving Cert agricultural science courses have said the syllabus is 40 years out of date and has been neglected by the Department of E(...)

“It would have been great to win it for Ireland but it wasn’t to be,” said  Edmond Harty

Cantillon has long championed Irish entrepreneurs but was particularly chuffed to see clan member Edmond Harty of Dairymaster flying the flag for Irel(...)

Edmond Harty at Dairymaster Global Headquarters in Co Kerry.

Last week, entrepreneurs from 47 countries gathered in Monte Carlo to vie for the honour of Ernst & Young World Entrepreneur of the Year. Over fou(...)

Bobby Buckley was a well-known Kerry footballer in the 1950s who made a major impact in education, sport and cultural circles in Kerry, Cork an(...)