Almost a quarter (22 per cent) of business leaders surveyed said loyalty to their colleagues or company would prevent them from reporting an incident of fraud, bribery or corruption.

Almost four in ten Irish companies would be prepared to take potentially unethical actions to help their business survive an economic downturn, accord(...)

“Mr Purcell himself and other directors put their own hands in their pockets and produced a ball of money to pay the Central Bank to settle that action”

Former directors of Irish Nationwide Building Society (INBS) who were sued for €6 billion for alleged mismanagement during the Celtic Tiger era took “(...)

Stormont buildings. Danske Bank’s chief economist Angela McGowan said key issues for the North such as health and further education got “no air time at all” in the latest budget.

The Northern Ireland Executive will use an additional £223 million (€283m) of funding that it will receive over the next four years following the late(...)

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Ireland has long positioned itself – and had particular success in doing so – as a tax- efficient base in which to locate intellectual property (IP) (...)

Founder Stephen Grant,and Niall Fay, general manager/director of Grant Engineering

Co Offaly-based Grant Engineering is to create 50 new jobs as part of a new €7 million expansion at its manufacturing facility in Birr. The expansion(...)

The technology company Facebook filed two returns for lobbying activity for the last three months of 2015

Media owner Denis O’Brien’s Communicorp Group, which owns Newstalk and Today FM, lobbied the Government for financial support for the public services(...)

Attendees rest on seating between sessions during the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos Photograph: Bloomberg

Fear of a severe weakening of the European Union is the hot topic in the corridors and executive suites of Davos this year with business leaders and (...)

Martin Shkreli is accused of losing money for investors and lying about it. Photograph: Reuters

KaloBios Pharmaceuticals, which Martin Shkreli rescued from liquidation last month, filed for bankruptcy after his arrest knocked the biotec(...)

Irish Water defends payments for legal, audit, IT and financial services.

Irish Water paid out more than €3.7 million in fees to external consultants to provide it with expert services between March and August this (...)

 Former Musgraves chief executive and chairman  Hugh Mackeown:  said to be  the driving force behind the development of the SuperValu and Centra franchises

The Government plans to repay builders’ development levies as part of a package to boost housing in Dublin and Cork, Taoiseach Enda Kenny said last ni(...)