Michael Carroll and Anne McArdle Michael, a banker from Knocklyon, Dublin, and primary school teacher Anne from Dundalk, Co Louth, were introd(...)

Grafton Group chief executive Gavin Slark

Builders’ merchant and DIY group Grafton has completed the €91.5 million acquisition of the Dutch tool distributor Isero, which was announced late las(...)

One Earlsfort Terrace:  let to one of Ireland’s leading law firms, Eversheds, at a rental income of €630,000 per annum

One of the original office buildings on Dublin’s Earlsfort Terrace, opposite the National Concert Hall, goes on the market today with a guide price of(...)

Grafton chief executive Gavin Slark. Grafton has reported a rise in revenues to £1.87 billion (€2.64 billion) for the ten months to October 31. Photo: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Builders’ merchant and DIY group Grafton has reported a rise in revenues to £1.87 billion (€2.64 billion) for the ten months to October 31. Grafton sa(...)

 Ian Cleary: “I’m looking for a two-bedroom place, so I can start taking my daughter again at the weekends.” Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Ian Cleary (42), from the Old Bawn in Tallaght, has been staying in one of last winter’s Cold Weather beds since May. He goes to work as a baker, fr(...)

Ryanair followed up this week’s news that it made €1 billion surplus in the first half of the year with strong passenger numbers for October. Its shares added 1.07 per cent to end the day at €14.66

European shares closed off their highs yesterday amid continued fallout from the Volkswagen emissions scandal and indications from Federal Reserve cha(...)

Gavin Slark, chief executive officer of Grafton said the deal will give Grafton a presence in the Netherlands for the first time and strengthen its branch footprint in the mainland European market. (Photograph: Cyril Byrne / THE IRISH TIMES)

Irish merchanting and DIY group Grafton said on Tuesday that it has agreed to acquire Dutch tool distributor Isero for €91.5 million. The acquisition(...)

In one hand, I am holding a mesmerising dark-blue gemstone that seems to change colour when the light catches it; sometimes it’s deep navy and then(...)

Building materials group CRH gained 1.54% to close at €24.685 on trades totalling more than 800,000 shares

Markets surged yesterday after European Central Bank (ECB) president Mario Draghi signalled that its stimulus programme would continue well into next (...)

Andrew Bryce claimed he took Lariam prior to his honeymoon in Kenya in 1996. The drug is used to prevent malaria, which is spread by mosquitoes. File photograph: Getty Images

A legal action by a former company director over alleged side-effects of an anti-malaria drug, mefloquine, which is sold under the brand name Lariam, (...)