The council wants to increase the fee to €25 this year and €30 next year. Photograph: David Sleator/The Irish Times

Dublin Bikes subscriptions are set to be increased by 50 per cent, and a new funding strategy that could see advertising panels at the College Green p(...)

The euro zone’s blue-chip Euro STOXX 50 index weakened by 0.3 per cent. The Stoxx Europe 600 Index slid 0.5 percent, falling for the first time in six days. Germany’s DAX and the Cac 40 in France were both slightly lower

A five-day winning streak in European stocks ran out of steam, with Whitbread and Evonik among the biggest decliners after earnings. DUBLIN The Du(...)

Pedestrians wearing masks are reflected in an electronic board showing various stock prices outside a brokerage in Tokyo, Japan. Photograph: Yuya Shino/Reuters

European shares fell back on Thursday, with chemicals maker Evonik among the heaviest fallers, after five straight days of gains brought a top Europea(...)

Out-of-home ads for Diageo vodka brand Smirnoff, McDonald’s, Eir and Mondelez-owned Cadbury. Montage: PML Group

It was back to business as usual on Ireland’s billboards last year, as Guinness owner Diageo reclaimed its position as the biggest out-of-home adverti(...)

JCDecaux Metropole digital out-of-home ad format: Sky is one of the biggest advertisers spending money on this medium

Digital advertising formats were the standout performer in the out-of-home sector last year, with their share of media spend in the market growing fro(...)

Unit 6 on Burton Hall Road in Sandyford Park, Dublin 18, is predominantly laid out in office accommodation and has just undergone an extensive refurbishment.

An office/warehouse investment in Sandyford Park is on the market for €1.8 million through BNP Paribas Real Estate. At that price it would provide a p(...)

Advertising posters are seen at a JCDecaux depot. JCDecaux is the world’s second-largest seller of outdoor advertising. Photograph: Fabrice Dimier/Bloomberg

Outdoor advertising specialist JCDecaux forecast a slight increase in first-quarter organic revenue today and raised its dividend on last year’(...)

The building materials giant gained 3.5 per cent to close at €19.57. Photograph: Alan Betson

European stocks advanced, following their largest three-day slump in seven months, as mining companies climbed and banks rebounded from a three-week l(...)

 Some 950 new bicycles and 58 additional hire points are being rolled out. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

A major expansion of the Dublin bike scheme begins today, with 950 new bicycles and 58 additional hire points to be in place by next July.Two new bike(...)

On the road: commuters may turn to cycling to economise, escape traffic jams or get in shape. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Teams of Lycra-clad cyclists haul themselves up the country’s mountains at weekends. Families take to parks, seaside promenades, canals and riversi(...)