Frank Ronan was  managing director of Wexford Creamery for nine years

A strategy development manager with Glanbia Ingredients has been appointed chief executive-designate of the Port of Waterford Company. The announceme(...)

Permanent TSB was the star performer on the Dublin market yesterday, closing up 4.8 per cent at €5.31 with 2.5 million shares changing hands.

European stocks were little changed, posting their longest winning streak since January, amid mixed earnings reports from Ericsson and Volvo. The S(...)

Bank of Ireland fell 0.29 per cent, to 34 cents, with 108 million shares traded

Global equity markets fell yesterday and the euro hit a five-week low against the dollar as euro zone leaders held an emergency summit to discuss Gr(...)

Melanie Neumann worked as an au pair in Dublin for two years.

It’s about ten years now since I first set foot on Irish soil. Back then I didn’t grasp how much the experience of working as an au pair in Ireland wo(...)

Minister for Agriculture Simon Coveney and  Minister of State with Special Responsibility for Food Tom Hayes at the launch of FoodWise 2025, a 10-year strategy for the Irish agri-food sector. Photograph: Alan Betson

The stand-out metric in the Government’s latest 10-year strategy for the agri-food sector is the 85 per cent increase in exports to €19 billion. When (...)

Equities began to recover on reports that Greek prime minister Alexis Tsipras had signalled he would accept creditors’ bailout offer if some changes were made to the attached conditions. Photograph: Andrea Bonetti/EPA

Stocks rebounded across Europe on Wednesday as investors watched Greece for signs of compromise. Equities began to recover on reports that Greek prime(...)

Tommy Breen Chief Executive DCC: His total pay packet, including his salary, bonus and other incentives, increased from €3.16 million to €3.85 million.Photograph: Bryan O’Brien/THE IRISH TIMES

As technology-to-energy conglomerate DCC grows, so does its chief executive’s pay packet. Tommy Breen, the softly-spoken Ulster man who took the reins(...)

Glanbia chairman Henry Corbally

Food and ingredients group Glanbia has appointed Henry Corbally as its new chairman in place of Liam Herlihy who is stepping down from the role after (...)

The Keenan Systems mixer. The company develops feeding machines, which are used by thousands of farmers from Canada to China, to give their livestock the optimal mix of food. The machines are connected to the cloud allowing for a real-time feed of information

Did you hear the one about the connected cow? It might seem like a joke, but thanks to advancements in big data, technology and the Internet of Things(...)

Ryan Pandya (left) and Perumal Gandhi of US-based company Muufri which has discovered a way to produce animal-free milk

Amid all the post-milk quota hoopla, there is one firm whose production ambition would barely stretch to a bowl of cornflakes.US start-up Muufri may b(...)