Jay Bregman, founder and former chief executive of taxi app Hailo: a keynote speaker at the ISA software industry awards this week. Photograph: Stephen McCarthy/Sportsfile

Jay Bregman, founder and former chief executive of taxi app Hailo, will be the keynote speaker at the ISA software industry awards in Dublin this F(...)

The company also announced a dividend payment of HK$0.06 ($0.0077) per share to stockholders

Lenovo, the world’s biggest maker of personal computers, reported a 19 per cent jump in net income in the second fiscal quarter, but revenue fell sho(...)

Bank of Ireland chief executive  Richie Boucher: to appear before  Oireachtas finance committee today. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

Bank of Ireland repossessed 621 owner-occupied or buy-to-let properties in the first half of this year, according to documents submitted to the Oirea(...)

Qstream, an Irish-backed mobile sales enablement and analytics solution spin-out from Harvard has signed up eight of the world’s top ten pharmaceutica(...)

The Westin is among a number of propeties acquired by Liberty Global chairman John Malone

Billionaire Irish American businessman John Malone, who owns a number of prestigous properties in Ireland, didn’t just reduce his company’s tax bill w(...)

Taoiseach Enda Kenny’s assertion to be making Ireland the best small country in the world in which to do business may not be total nonsense after all.(...)

IBM has announced a partnership with Twitter to help shape business decisions using data collected from tweets worldwide.

IBM has announced a partnership with Twitter to help shape business decisions using data collected from tweets worldwide.IBM will help businesses pre(...)

Ireland is included in a ‘top improvers’ list alongside nine other economies that bettered their performances on its indicators since the previous year

Ireland has retained its position as the best country in the world for the quality of its foreign direct investment (FDI) in IBM’s annual Global Locat(...)

Warren Buffett: last week lost more than $2 billion in two days. Photograph: Carlo Allegri/Reuters
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Warren Buffett, we’re told, is having a disastrous time.His Tesco shareholding has cost him dearly in recent months, while last week he lost more than(...)

Ginni Rometty,  CEO of IBM: “We saw a marked slowdown in September in client buying behaviour, and our results also point to the unprecedented pace of change in our industry.” Photograph: Reuters/Shannon Stapleton

IBM’s woes are interesting not simply because they tell us about the economy, but because they reveal broader truths about how, and for whom, companie(...)