“Ireland’s economic recovery has certainly been identified by the global markets and foreign investors as a source of opportunities, which has led to an increased demand for detailed information and data on Irish companies”

Irish companies grew at more than twice the rate of their European counterparts last year, according to earnings estimates collated by research group(...)

The EPS Group is to create 50 new jobs as part of a €3 million expansion at its plant in Mallow

Two companies have announced the creation of 78 new jobs in Mallow, Co Cork and Limerick with support provided through Enterprise Ireland. The EPS Gro(...)

Strong investment banking results helped boost JPMorgan’s shares to their highest since April 2000

JPMorgan Chase & Co, the biggest United States bank by assets, reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit after a decision by the Swiss cent(...)

The gourmet chef from Queens, New York made his rep for raspy, snarky and playful licks with a clutch of champion mixtapes, EPs and the Fuck, (...)

PKN are hoping to be the Finnish entry at the Eurovision: “We don’t want people to vote for us to feel sorry for us, we are not that different from everybody else – just normal guys with a mental handicap”

After a transgender diva and a bearded drag act, a group of middle-aged punk rockers with learning disabilities could be the next performers to cha(...)

Gary McGann, chief executive officer of Smurfit Kappa Group

Paper and packaging manufacturing group Smurfit Kappa Group has reported third quarter earnings of €302 million and said it expects full-year earni(...)

Walking On Cars

It’s the night after the Brit Awards, that annual hooley for the British music industry. You’d expect all of those record company big kahoonas who’d p(...)

Young Fathers: Dead

Young Fathers know the power of words. The Edinburgh-based trio with Nigerian, Liberian and Scottish members have already set out their stall with two(...)

 The relationship between high-rise properties, expensive homes and speed cameras among other things, and the performance of companies on the stock market has been the subject of several studies. Photograph: Lucas Jackson/Reuters

What does a chief executive’s house tell you about future company prospects? What can speeding tickets reveal about the motivations for financial trad(...)

There’s a long, proud tradition of bands getting it together in the country. The rural idyll, the pastoral setting and the general isolation are thoug(...)