Meath captain Kevin Reilly is tackled by Dublin’s Bernard Brogan in the recent one-sided Leinster football final in Croke Park. Meath now face a 5pm throw-in against Armagh on Saturday.

“Kevin Reilly respects Dublin but doesn’t fear them,” read the July 17th headline. Here’s as good a time as any for a follow-up from the Bettystown-ba(...)

Dr Edmund Farrell, former Irish Permanent Building Society chief executive, died earlier this week at the age of 67.

One-time Irish Permanent Building Society chief executive, Dr Edmund Farrell, died earlier this week at the age of 67 after a period of illness. Dr Fa(...)

 GPA chief executive Dessie Farrell: “Our games thrive on that parochial nature.  It’ll be a difficult model to break down.”

GAVIN CUMMISKEYThere is a rising belief that by 2054, at the latest, the GAA’s championship landscape will be Americanised. Small counties will amalga(...)

Boeing is just one of the aviation companies to welcome the Irish Stock Exchange’s new dedicated aviation finance exchange.  Photographer: SeongJoon Cho/Bloomberg

The Irish Stock Exchange (ISE) has announced plans to create a specialist debt listing platform to enhance Ireland’s status as a global centre in avia(...)

Does it make sense to sell one of Ireland’s largest indigenous companies, Bord Gáis Energy (BGE), to a foreign multinational to repay a fraction of th(...)

Aercap’s share price surged by over 30 per cent in New York on the back of the news.

Irish- and Dutch-based aircraft leasing specialist Aercap is poised to become a global leader in the industry following the takeover of a rival owned (...)

Representatives of the three unions at the Rathcoole, Co Dublin-based company believe it is increasingly likely that its German parent will decide to close its plant – with the loss of 400 jobs – at a board meeting on Friday.

A dispute over redundancy payments at troubled aircraft maintenance specialist Lufthansa Technik is heading for the Labour Court after talks between(...)

Lufthansa Technik Airmotive Ireland at Baldonnell. Irishman Declan Treacy, a former GPA executive, is among the founding partners of Cloud Investment.

UNA McCAFFREYLufthansa Technik is in early discussions with US aviation specialist Cloud Investment Partners about a possible takeover of its Dublin a(...)

Founder Tony Ryan. Photograph: David Sleator/The Irish Times

The backgroundIt seems hard to credit now but there were doubts about Ryanair’s long-term viability as a public company in advance of its stock market(...)

Offaly footballer Niall McNamee: has spoken about his gambling. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

The number of senior inter-county GAA players accessing a confidential counselling service has tripled this year, a conference will hear today. The Ga(...)