Minister of State  Kathleen Lynch. The proposed commission of inquiry is designed to deflect criticism before an election. Photograph: Joe Boland

Back in 2013, I quoted John Byrne, a lecturer in social care practice in Waterford Institute of Technology. He said the most common misconception abo(...)

NTR said the new fund has an active pipeline of further investments across the UK and Irish markets

British financial services group Legal and General has committed to funding up to 47.5 per cent of a €250 million investment fund launched by NTR plc (...)

13/07/2015 - NEWS - Alex White TD Minister for Communications, at official launch of Eircode, Ireland's new postcode system, at the Shelbourne Hotel, Dublin.Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill / The Irish TimesPhotograph: Dara Mac Donaill / The Irish Times

The Department of Communications has controversially rejected a proposal by telecoms firm Eir to supply fibre broadband to 300,000 homes originally e(...)

NTR chairman Tom Roche, owner of Woodford Capital. Photograph: Frank Miller

Operating losses at Woodford Capital, a company owned by NTR chairman Tom Roche and his family, fell from €1.29 million in 2013 to €923,000 last year.(...)

Irish investment group NTR has reported first half profits that are €67.2 million higher than last year on the back of the near €220 million sale of i(...)

One51 chief executive Alan Walsh: hn 2014 he  signalled the company could go ahead with a flotation within two years.  It is understood the company is on track for this. Photograph: Dave Meehan

One51, the plastics manufacturer and waste-management firm, could be on track for a flotation in the middle of next year. One51 said on Friday it ha(...)

NTR chief executive  Rosheen McGuckian and chairman Tom Roche at the company’s EGM in Dublin.  Photograph: Eric Luke / The Irish Times

NTR shareholders have backed plans to spin out the company’s European wind energy business. The split, which is subject to High Court approval, will (...)

One51 chief executive Alan Walsh: has indicated a flotation is a possibility within the next two years

Things seem to be going quiet on the One51 front. The wheelie-bin maker and hazardous waste handler published results showing revenues, profits and ca(...)

One51 chief executive Alan Walsh: the first half had been a solid six months for the group.

Profits at plastics manufacturer One51 grew 12 per cent to €5.1 million in the first six months of the year, figures released on Friday show. One51 sa(...)

The bulk of NTR’s assets these days sit in its bank account, following the near €220 million recent sale of its US wind unit, Wind Capital Group.

The NTR deal announced yesterday is a pragmatic solution to a long-running disagreement between its major shareholder blocs about the future direction(...)