Taoiseach Enda Kenny said an Enterprise Ireland trade mission to Saudi Arabia, Qatar and the United Arab Emirates, which draws to a close today, had been “highly successful”.

Irish companies have announced 21 business deals in the Gulf region this week that are expected to be worth €65 million and lead to the hiring of 95 p(...)

Ezetop’s service allows people working abroad to instantly top up the mobile phones of friends and family back home through a simple easy to use platform. photograph: akos stiller/bloomberg

“On a cold wet November day in Ireland, running a startup business can be a pretty lonely place,” says Ezetop’s chairman Mark Roden. But the payments (...)