Ibec chief executive Danny McCoy hit out at the “lazy assumption” that just because house prices were rising, there would be “huge investment” in building. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

A week dominated by reflections on the past did not put a stop to permutations of what the future holds. The progress of the economic recovery and how(...)

The Ranbaxy pharmaceutical plant in Cashel, Co Tipperary is set to close with the loss of more than 100 jobs. Sun Pharma, which is the fifth largest drugs producer in the world, took over Ranbaxy’s international operations last year.

The Ranbaxy pharmaceutical plant in Cashel, Co Tipperary is set to close with the loss of more than 100 jobs. The facility is owned by Sun Pharma, wh(...)

US stocks fell again today, with the S&P 500 on track for its third straight decline, as weakness in some of the market’s recent high-flyin(...)

It was the drug that launched a thousand quips. It not only propelled Pfizer into the public consciousness but put the company’s Irish headquarters an(...)

Regulators have fined nine drugmakers, including Denmark’s Lundbeck, a total of €146 million for blocking the supply of a cheaper anti-depressant to the market

European antitrust regulators fined nine drugmakers, including Denmark’s Lundbeck, a total of €146 million for blocking the supply of a cheaper anti-d(...)