Walls Construction managing director Eugene O’Shea said the company was working on a number of flagship projects currently

Irish construction firm Walls has been acquired by a new holding company controlled by the existing management team and private investors, managing di(...)

2 Grand Canal Plaza:  Google acquired the 2,480sq m (26,695sq ft) block. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

Lisney’s latest quarterly review of the Dublin office market reports strong activity in first quarter of 2015 with take-up coming in at 51,300sq m (55(...)

The hotel industry  is now turning over some  €7.6 billion a year with the outturn for 2015 forecast at €7.9 billion

A leading law firm is forecasting a “buoyant market” for hotel property this year and next. Mason Hayes & Curran believes growing demand from the dome(...)

Integrity House at the corner of Ringsend Road and South Docks Road next to the Grand Canal Docks in Dublin 4

In another sign of the continuing expansion of the “Big Six” legal firms in Dublin, solicitors Mason Hayes & Curran have rented a second office bu(...)

Eleven members of the Aer Lingus board will decide whether to recommend any offer  from International Consolidated Airlines Group to its shareholders and thus pave the way for a sale. Photograph: Artur Widak/PA

Ultimately, 11 members of the Aer Lingus board will decide whether to recommend any offer for the company from International Consolidated Airlines G(...)

Boland’s Mill. The National Asset Management Agency has an interest in 75% of the 22 hectares that are available for docklands development and have been designated by the Government as a strategic development zone (SDZ)

After five years when no new offices were developed in Dublin, an explosion of construction activity is now being planned by various parties. By far t(...)

Michael Noonan: guest speaker.  Photograph: Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg
Noonan headlines Mayo event

In another sign that things are picking up, the Mayo Association hosts its annual lunch in the Dublin 4’s Four Seasons today. The shindig is always we(...)

Dr Michael Smurfit at the launch of his autobiography, ‘A Life Worth Living’. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Dr Michael Smurfit, the former chief executive of the Jefferson Smurfit Group, has said he believes the Irish economy is recovering and that Minist(...)

Winners of the 2014 David Manley Awards, from left: Fiona McKeon, Tom Lyons, Trevor White, Sarah Costigan, Simon O’Connor and Anthony Glynn. Photograph: Alan Betson

“Start early” was the message teenage entrepreneur Jordan Casey had for those attending the 11th annual David Manley Awards in Dublin yesterday. Lucki(...)

Early years: the original building

Temple Bar Gallery and Studios, which is 30 this year, was not the first artists’ studio co-operative in Dublin, but it is certainly one of the best k(...)