A computer generated image of the new student housing scheme to be built in Summerhill, Dublin

Co Tyrone and London-based builder McAleer and Rushe has secured planning permission to develop a 374-bedroom student housing scheme on a former indus(...)

The Gresham Hotel: The landmark O’Connell Street hostelry celebrates its 200th anniversary next year

The long-delayed sale of Dublin’s Gresham Hotel is finally to proceed following Nama’s approval of an international marketing campaign to find a buyer(...)

InterContinental Hotels Group, which runs the former Four Seasons in Dublin, is to return $1.5 billion to shareholders in the form of a special dividend after selling hotels in Paris and Hong Kong last year.

InterContinental Hotels Group, owner of the InterContinental Dublin, plans to return $1.5 billion to shareholders in the form of a special dividend a(...)

European Central Bank president Mario Draghi: the ECB is expected to make an interest rate announcement. Photograph: Francois Lenoir/Reuters

European shares rose on Monday, boosted by expectations of more help from the European Central Bank, which weakened the euro and helped carmake(...)

The former Findlater House office block on O’Connell Street is being converted into a 198-bedroom Holiday Inn Express hotel. It was bought in 2013 for €6.2m by the London-based Seraphine Hotel Group. The 1970s building was previously sold to developer Garret Kelleher in 2005 for more than €30m. Anglo Irish Bank provided funding, and the loan was subsequently transferred to Nama. Eircom occupied the block for many years. photograph: aidan crawley

It’s shaping up to be a record year for tourism, as the Central Statistics Office released visitor numbers for the first nine months showing an increa(...)

Ethiopian Airlines has been selected to join the World Economic Forum’s Global Growth companies for 2015

Lufthansa first to trial new high speed in-flight internet access Deutsche Telecom and satellite company Inmarsat has announced a strategic partnershi(...)

The Dublin InterContinental was known as the Four Seasons until the start of this year

InterContinental Hotels jumped in London trading after the Financial Times reported the company has held early-stage merger talks with Starwood Hot(...)

The Maldron is a 3-star hotel located at Barntown, Wexford

Hotel group Dalata has entered into an agreement to acquire the Maldron Hotel Wexford for €3.53 million in cash.The Maldron is a 3-star hotel located (...)

Ryanair set to go transatlantic News that Ryanair’s board has approved the planning for a transatlantic service will be welcomed at Dublin and Shannon(...)

Pat McCann, CEO, said that Dalata performed “very strongly” in 2014, with all hotels showing revenue growth. (Photograph; Dara Mac Dónaill / The Irish Times)

Hotel group Dalata reported a 30.4 per cent boost in revenue in its maiden financial results as a public company on Tuesday, as it annouced its lates(...)