Talks have been going on between Johnny Ronan and Nama over his personal and company debts since last March. Photograph: Collins

Developer Johnny Ronan is on the verge of buying out his loans of €300 million from the National Asset Management Agency (Nama) with the financial bac(...)

Gavin Slark, chief executive officer Grafton  said that the group’s Irish merchanting business is showing “a marked improvement from a very low base”. Photograph: Alan Betson / THE IRISH TIMES

Revenues at builders merchanting and DIY group Grafton advanced by 10.1 per cent to £1.8 billion in the first ten months of the year, supported by inc(...)

Whoever buys the Unicorn  restaurant (above) is also likely to pitch for the adjoining premises fronting on to Merrion Row, which is let to the UK-based Nationwide Building Society at a rent of €58,000 per annum.

The troubled Unicorn Restaurant at Merrion Row in Dublin 2 and three other city buildings held by Jeffrey Stokes and his wife Pia Bang Stokes are to (...)

Much of the ground floor  is let to Zaragoza restaurant on South William Street.

A four-storey over-basement commercial building with dual frontage on to South William Street and Drury Street in Dublin’s south inner city comes on t(...)

C&C results showed falls in profitability in its US and British businesses, sparking a selloff that knocked 8.6 per cent off its value. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

European stocks rallied late, reversing earlier losses, as a report showed that US economic growth had beaten forecasts.Commerce department figures s(...)

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Vampires, zombies and all things gory joined shoppers on the streets of Dublin today. Hundreds of people were in costume to kick off the second annual(...)

David Collins: his friendship with Madonna  is recalled in two photographic prints, dated 2006, by Steven Klein titled Madonna Rides Again. Photograph: Luke White/The Interior Archive
All in good taste

David Collins wasn’t the first – and won’t be the last – star of the Irish Diaspora celebrated overseas and virtually ignored at home. The Dublin-b(...)

The band Manila Strings enjoy coffee outside Bewley’s on Grafton Street, Dublin. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien 2:11

As the sun sinks below Kilimanjaro and a warm afternoon gives way to a chilly night, a group of middle-aged men – and one young hipster – circle a (...)

Grafton, which which operates the Woodies DIY chain across Ireland has acquired its second Brussels-based business in a year.

Builders merchanting and DIY group Grafton has completed the acquisition of Gedimat-Ginion, a single branch general merchanting business located in Br(...)

The “effective closure” of the Historical Enquiries Team (HET) which investigates past killings of the Troubles will take place by the end of this year, the PSNI said today.

The “effective closure” of the Historical Enquiries Team (HET) which investigates past killings of the Troubles will take place by the end of this yea(...)