Event organiser Alexander Theuma, founder of SaaScribe was keen to draw a distinction between SaaStock and other tech conferences, most notably the Web Summit

A conference focused on software as a service (SaaS) that promises to introduce the next wave of SaaS superstars to Ireland is to take place in Dublin(...)

Out Friday: figures for Irish industrial production (March). photograph: ina fassbender/reuters

TODAY Meetings: HubSpot open house (One Dockland Central, Dublin). Indicators: Irish exchequer returns (Mar); US factory orders (Feb). TOMORROW Result(...)

Glanbia lost 1.2 per cent at €18 in line with several industry rivals as major London food conference got under way.

Volatility across global financial markets is at a two-month low as signs that central banks will keep borrowing costs lower for longer settled invest(...)

European Central Bank executive board member Benoît Cœuré: some viewed his remarks as a sign the ECB, which holds a policy meeting next week, could put pro-bank measures in place. Photograph: Tobias Schwarz/AFP/Getty Images

European shares finished higher yesterday after a volatile day of trading, with banks making their fifth straight day of gains after previously suffe(...)

Democratic frontunner Hillary Clinton’s voting precinct leaders check final counts before her victory  by five delegates to Bernie Sanders’s four, in Simpson Barn, Johnston, a suburb of Des Moines, Iowa. Photograph: Simon Carswell

“Come on over here, I’ll give you some ice cream,” says a Martin O’Malley supporter, trying to encourage a Bernie Sanders man to defect to the long-sh(...)

Syn-bio fun: fluorescent pet fish. Illustration: Michael Viney

Browsing on the multitude of entries for the recent BT Young Scientist & Technology Exhibition and noting, with pleasure, their many explorations (...)

Files: The entrance sign is seen at the headquarters of Monsanto in St. Louis, Missouri, USA. Photograph: Juliette MICHEL/AFP/Getty Images

Monsanto plans to cut another 1,000 jobs worldwide, bringing total planned cuts to 3,600, about 16 per cent of its workforce, according to a filing wi(...)

HTC: reporting results. Photograph: Sam Yeh/AFP/Getty Images
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TODAY Results: HTC. Indicators: Irish Investec manufacturing PMI (Dec); euro zone Markit manufacturing PMI (Dec); German Markit manufacturing PMI (Dec(...)

Work from the series Markings: ox mountain sheep wool, Co Sligo, and branding fluid; by Brigitta Varadi and Noel Ruane

What if we’re wrong about climate change? What has art got to say about it, and how can it help? With COP21, the next conference on the subject, due i(...)

Fyffes gave up Tuesday’s gains, closing down nearly 2 per cent at €1.49

European shares crept higher yesterday as expectations of a positive close to the year and continued central bank support before an ECB meeting tod(...)