Block 8, Brookfield Hall Student Village, University of Limerick: 29 two-bedroom apartments, comprising eight three-bedroom units and three four-bedroom homes

A block of 40 apartments in Brookfield Hall Student Village close to the University of Limerick is to be offered for sale at a knockdown price of €1.7(...)

Last quarter Johnson & Johnson was the first of many drugmakers to report lower-than-expected guidance or sales declines due to the US currency’s gain

Johnson & Johnson, the world’s biggest maker of healthcare products, reported quarterly earnings that topped analysts’ estimates as new cancer and(...)

Dr Mary Shire, vice president research, University of Limerick. Photograph:  Sean Curtin

The University of Limerick (UL) has a long track-record of excellence in manufacturing industry collaboration. This is reflected in its success in est(...)

The acquisition is the latest in a spate of big pharma deals this year as many companies are strengthening their portfolios as old drugs go generic

AbbVie is to buy Pharmacyclics for about $21 billion, giving it access to what is expected to be one of the world’s top-selling cancer drugs and expan(...)

Pfizer has offered $90 per share in cash for Hospira Photograph: Reuters

Pharmaceutical giant Pfizer has offered to buy Hospira for about $15 billion (€13bn) to boost its portfolio of generic injectible drugs and biosimilar(...)

Gerard Whelan, managing director of Brandcentral

What is unique about your business? My international experience. I’ve done a lot of work in Scandinavia and a global project for Johnson & Johnson(...)

Dozens of cases being taken against the manufacturers of allegedly defective hip replacements may be struck out following a ruling by the High Court.

Dozens of cases being taken against the manufacturers of allegedly defective hip replacements may be struck out following a ruling by the High Court. (...)

Aer Lingus finished down 1.9 per cent at €2.37 during a reasonably active session for the stock

Optimism among investors that the European Central Bank will begin quantitative easing later this week pushed stock prices up to a new seven-year hig(...)

On a high: the continued advance of equities means one influential strategist sees almost no value in the US market and precious little elsewhere.Photograph: Brendan McDermid/Reuters

The US stock market is “hideously expensive,” according to James Montier, an influential strategist with GMO, a global investment management firm bas(...)

Approximately 100 new jobs have been announced in Limerick by a division of medtech giant Johnson & Johnson. Information Technology Shared Service(...)