Darina Barrett: ‘The culture is one where we trust people to the work . . . We don’t need to see you to know you are working’

KPMG Ireland’s graduate recruitment policy ensures a 50:50 gender balance in each year’s intake, and this is reflected right through to manager and di(...)

Sitting Sinn Féin TD for Cork East Sandra McLellan faces a challenge for her seat from Cllr Pat Buckley: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Sinn Féin TD in Cork East Sandra McLellan is facing a challenge at the party’s selection convention at the weekend which will choose a candidate to ru(...)

Brian Moynihan: ancestors emigrated to the US in the 1850s

It looks like Denis O’Brien will unfortunately have to wait another year for entry, but the annual Wall Street 50 list, compiled by Niall O’Dowd’s Iri(...)

Office investment at 89-90 South Mall in Cork city centre: its vacant space would rent for around €161.45 per sq m (€15 per sq ft)

Savills is quoting €4.25 million for an office investment at 89-90 South Mall in Cork city centre. The modern block, which is producing a rent roll of(...)

The British treasury estimates it would cost the Northern Ireland Executive about £325 million (€440 million) to cut the corporation tax rate in the North. Photograph: PA

The cost of introducing a lower rate of corporation tax could be dramatically less than previously projected. The British treasury estimates it would (...)

Susan Kilty, people partner, at PwC: PwC is recruiting about 270 graduates from a wide range of disciplines for 2016. Photograph: Maxwells

A range of companies are recruiting at the moment, including for jobs in retail, finance and consulting, and the civil and public service. Accenture(...)

Students at the Gradireland fair can avail of opportunities at the event in the RDS, such as tips for dressing for interviews, CV workshops, and meeting potential employers and graduates who are currently on their programmes. The organisers say there will be more than 120 companies at the event

‘There will be more jobs on offer than at any time over the past 10 years and we have more employers in more sectors than ever before,” says Mark M(...)

Radisson Blu Hotel in Athlone

Another provincial hotel in receivership is to be sold at a fraction of its original cost. Selling agents CBRE is not providing any guide price for t(...)

Arthur Cox was paid €33.1m, Blackrock Financial Management got €23.5m, Ernst & Young (former Anglo Irish Bank auditors) had €20.9m, KPMG (former Irish Nationwide auditors)  €13.2m, and Goldman Sachs  €9.4m

Ever since the banking crash in late 2008, various figures have circulated as to the cost to the State, or taxpayers, from the sector’s financial bail(...)

The funds were paid out by the National Treasury Management Agency, which operated the guarantee on behalf of the State. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

The State paid out €934 million to bondholders of Irish Bank Resolution Corporation following its dramatic liquidation in February 2013, according to (...)