Porsche: Car firm’s results due on Friday. Photograph:  Nicolas Mollo/AFP/Getty Images
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TODAY Results: Apple; First Bancorp; First Data; Halliburton; Xerox. Meetings: Preparing for Industry 4.0 (Crowne Plaza Hotel, Blanchardstown). (...)

Alan Ennis:  a fixture among the Irish-American movers and shakers of New York. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Alan Ennis, the Dublin-born, New York-based former chief executive of cosmetics giant Revlon, has popped up at an intriguing-sounding new company in t(...)

On Dublin’s Iseq,  Ryanair fell 0.7 per cent to €14.59. Photograph:  Chris Radburn/PA Wire

Stock markets worldwide dived into the red amid a commodity price rout in which the cost of oil touched below $40 a barrel for the first time since Fe(...)

Former CRH CEO Myles Lee has joined the board of Ingersoll Rand. (Photograph: Alan Betson / THE IRISH TIMES)

Former CRH chief executive Myles Lee has been appointed to the board of directors of global diversified firm Ingersoll-Rand. Lee retired from CRH in (...)

CRH are truly Irish - many of the other companies pushing FDI to the USA are as American as baseball but based here for tax reasons. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

To paraphrase the old saying about statistics; it is a case of lies, dammed lies and surveys in the constant battle for mobile investment. A case in p(...)

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TODAYResults: 1st United Bancorp; Hasbro; Liberty Global; Publicis Groupe.Meetings: Irish social enterprise conference (Red Cow Moran Hotel, Dublin).I(...)

C&F Tooling designs and manufactures wind turbines and renewable-energy solutions as well as other machine parts.

Pre-tax profits at Galway manufacturing group C&F Tooling reduced by 41 per cent in 2012 to €3.75 million in spite of a major increase in revenues(...)

Alan Ennis has stepped down as chief executive of global cosmetics brand Revlon

Irishman Alan Ennis has stepped down as chief executive of global cosmetics brand Revlon, having held the position since 2009. Revlon said in a statem(...)

It’s hard not to feel just a little bit self-conscious when presented at close quarters with the global chief executive of a huge cosmetics com(...)