CRH gained 1.07%  to close at €27.39 after more than 880,000 of its shares changed hands in Dublin

European stocks declined as commodity producers slid on a stronger dollar, with healthcare and leisure-related shares also falling. DUBLIN Index hea(...)

Out Tuesday: Irish retail sales (Oct). Photograph: Dominic Lipinski/PA Wire
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MONDAY Results: GameStop; Mallinckrodt. Meetings: Brave Business Conference (Davenport Hotel, D2). Indicators: US existing home sales (Oct). TUESDAY (...)

Hillside in Cavan town is a retail and office building with six ground floor retail units

Two mixed-use investments in Cavan town come to the market this week with a significant rent roll and the potential to increase the income return for (...)

Lorraine Byrne: “The aim was to offer something that combined a mix of food influences with a homemade twist.”

The first Gourmet Food Parlour restaurant opened in Dún Laoghaire in 2006, the second in Swords in 2008 and the third in Malahide in 2010. The company(...)

Jason Dorsey, the founder of the Center of Generational Kinetics, a marketing research firm in  Texas. “Definitely we want to be inclusive of millennials, but we don’t want to forget the people who brought us to the dance.” Photograph: Ben Sklar/The New York Times

The makers of Tic Tacs had a problem on their hands. After 18 months of internal study, they had concluded that the all-important millennial ge(...)

As ground control manager at Airbnb, Dan Skold’s jobs involves making the technology company a cool place to work. “We like to think of ourselves as the ‘ninjas of culture’ and we have a very unique opportunity to shape the direction of this company as it is really taking off.”

Some jobs are so unique and desirable, you’d almost pay to do them: Guinness brewer is one; head of mischief at Paddy Power is another. What’s more, (...)

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 (...)

47 Patrick Street, Cork: striking four-storey block has retail and some storage facilities on the ground floor and further storage and ancillary accommodation on the upper floors

A prominent corner retail building fronting on to Patrick Street with return frontage to Princes Street in Cork is to be offered for sale through DTZ (...)

Barry Cryan, Pat Walsh, Conal O’Neill and Anthony Killeen from PanelDuct: the Co Mayo engineering firm  won the overall Innovation of the Year award at The Irish Times InterTradeIreland Innovation Awards 2015. Photograph: Conor McCabe Photography

A couple of US visitors broke away from their guided tour of Belfast’s historic City Hall on Friday night, abandoning talk of the past for a snapshot (...)

Barry Cryan, Conal O’Neill, Pat Walsh and Anthony Killeen from winning Mayo company PanelDuct. Photograph: Conor McCabe Photography

A cost-saving innovation for the construction industry, developed by a west of Ireland engineering firm, has won the overall prize at this year’s Iri(...)