Pro-choice ...  members of the Bolivian feminist group ‘Mujeres Creando’ (‘Women Creating’) dressed as nuns protest  outside the Cathedral of La Paz ahead of the recent visit of Pope Francis. Photograph:   EPA/ABI Handout

On April 24th last, four campaigners sat in at the El Salvador embassy in Washington and invited the authorities to arrest them. Their aim was to high(...)

Dunnes chief executive Margaret Heffernan: sales are rising at the supermarket group

Dunnes Stores headquarters must feel like a Berlin bunker these days, the company is in the wars that often. Meanwhile, the company’s in-house legal t(...)

17-19 The Anchorage: sale of the quayside property for €26 million at a yield of just 4.3 per cent is indicative of how much prime yields have tightened

Investor spend in the Irish commercial property investment market in the second quarter of 2015 was split almost 50/50 between Dublin and the province(...)

St Stephen’s Green Shopping Centre in Dublin: to undergo a change of ownership and a shake-up. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Dublin’s Stephen’s Green shopping centre is about to undergo a change of ownership and a shake-up. Majority owner Irish Life, with a 73 per cent st(...)

Frascati shopping centre in Blackrock, Co Dublin: Invesco will pay about €68 million for the centre. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Ownership of yet another Dublin shopping centre is about to change hands. Invesco, the American investment management company, has agreed to pay in (...)

A Garda investigation is under way in relation to life insurance policies worth €2.2m taken out on a woman who drowned in India last year, the Commerc(...)

George’s Dock 2 in Dublin’s IFSC: the building comes with 40 car parking spaces as well as a third-generation fit-out including raised access floors, suspended ceiling and recessed lighting

Irish Life will have the option to upgrade George’s Dock 2 (GD2), a high-profile office building at the entrance to Dublin’s International Financial S(...)

Airside South Quarter near Swords in north Dublin: Two four-storey multi-let adjoining buildings are for sale with a guide price of €12 million

A mixed development of mainly leisure and dining facilities on the edge of the Airside Business Park near Swords in north Dublin is to be offered for(...)

A computer-generated image of the building to replace Hainault House at 69-71 St Stephen’s Green, Dublin 2

Irish Life Investment Managers is to replace a 1960s office block on St Stephen’s Green with a development adjoining another new office scheme being f(...)

 It’s likely the only way rates will fall  to a level enjoyed by our European counterparts – despite the efforts of Government – is if new entrants come in. Photograph: Rui Vieira/PA Wire

Against a background of increasing pressure from the Government to bring Irish mortgage variable rates into line with European competitors, banks are (...)