City Square shopping centre in Waterford:   producing an annual rental income of €1.7 million

The City Square shopping centre in Waterford is to be upgraded and extended when it is taken over shortly by new owners. The New York-based Marathon (...)

Gráinne Healy and Brian Sheehan from Yes Equality put up a posters. Photograph:  Paul Sharp/Sharpix

Social class is the greatest determinant of how people on the doorsteps say they will vote in next week’s marriage equality referendum, according to c(...)

Where better to photograph fashion’s spring foliage than among the lush floral displays in the Victorian splendour of the Dublin Flower and Fruit M(...)

Outgoing Smurfit Kappa chief executive Gary McGann: ‘I don’t want to be a hurler on the ditch.’ Photograph:  Alan Betson

Gary McGann, who yesterday announced his retirement as chief executive of the packaging group Smurfit Kappa, is understood to be planning to a(...)

Germany’s Dax, down 1.9 percent, underperformed the wider market, after a recent sharp rally and as the euro gained against the dollar. Photograph: Reuters/Pawel Kopczynski

European stocks slipped on Thursday due to Greece’s worsening financial predicament, while euro zone government borrowing costs, including Ireland’(...)

Gross margin was flat year on year as the benefit of reduced markdowns was offset by increased sales of lower-margin products

Debenhams posted a better-than-expected rise in first-half profit as fewer promotions boosted full-price sales, and an improved online offering helped(...)

1970’s chic: suede coat, €1,240, Theory; dress, €446, Diane Von Furstenberg; glasses, €315, Miu Miu, all Brown Thomas. Hat, €19.99, River Island

If there’s one period that continues to dominate present day fashion it’s the 70s as this shoot styled by Carmel Daly illustrates. The vogue reache(...)

Debenhams entered the Irish market in 2006 by acquiring the leases for nine Roches Stores for €29 million. Photograph: Alan Betson/Irish Times

Losses widened at the Irish arm of British retailer Debenhams last year, largely due to the weakness of the euro against sterling.Accounts for the yea(...)

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(...)

Indian-inspired print by Manuel Canovas ( with vertical tomato red and pink stripes

Runner with a Fair Isle twist Alternative Flooring’s latest Quirky B broadloom designs launched at Decorex last July and feature prints by Marg(...)