Nuritas was founded by Trinity-trained mathematician and bioinformatics specialist Nora Khaldi. Emmet Browne, former regional president of Pfizer was appointed chief executive earlier this year.

Nuritas, the Irish biotechnology start-up that raised $3.2 million in funding late last year, saw accumulated losses rise sharply last year on the bac(...)

PayPal isn’t at all bothered to have Saudi Arabia as one of the countries in which it offers its services.Photograph: Alan Betson

This week’s topic is hypocrisy in the corporate world. Oh, I know – we could be here forever. That’s why I have narrowed down that vast category to (...)

Sarah Guillement, Kacey Phillppe, Kiran Byrne and Nathan Kennedy pictured with Bumblebee the Robot at Merrion Square, Dublin for the launch of Tech Week 2016

More than 100,000 students across Ireland are expected to take part in this year’s Tech Week, an annual festival promoting technology-related careers (...)

HubSpot is to officially open its new offices at One Dockland Central, formerly the Commerzbank House office block in the IFSC.

HubSpot, the US-headquartered company behind a popular software platform for inbound marketing, is to create 320 jobs in Dublin over the next three ye(...)

Members of the Economic Club of New York wait at their tables to hear US Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen speak in New York March. Photograph:  Lucas Jackson/Reuters
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Image of the week: At the Club It’s a sea of suits, most of them male, and they’ve got food on the table but they’re all distracted by something el(...)

Wall Street was little changed in choppy trading as strong US durable goods data pointed to a recovery in the struggling manufacturing sector.

European shares rallied on strong corporate results on Thursday, although dealers said that the Dublin market underperformed. A special dividend from(...)

Salesforce staff at their offices with Taoiseach Enda Kenny

A gap is widening in the battle to attract and retain skilled employees. Now that millennials comprise the largest generation within the workforce, th(...)

Meg Whitman: “You can always go faster than you think you can.” Photograph: Jason Alden/Bloomberg

You can always go faster than you think you can. Those are not my words. They are the words of Meg Whitman, Hewlett-Packard Enterprise chief executiv(...)

Enda Kenny in Davos yesterday: the 90-minute debate on “rebooting the global economy” was not his natural territory, as the discussion delved into the nuances of labour patterns and emerging market developments. Photograph: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg

It was a case of back to school for Enda Kenny as he took his seat in the Alpine High School in Davos yesterday. It was a far cry from last year when (...)

Alain Buffing: “I made a list of 20 cities where I wanted to live or work. I found out Dublin was a technology hub.” Photograph: Eric Luke

Alain Buffing: arrived from the Netherlands, 2014 Alain Buffing’s goal is to visit every one of the 196 countries in the world before his 30th bir(...)