Sisk’s holding company reports that  full-year turnover rose 17.4 per cent from €774.4 million to €909.1 million

Irish construction firm Sicon, the holding company for Sisk, announced a pretax profit of €8.5 million for 2014, up from €1.5 million a year earlier. (...)

 Smurfit Kappa chief executive Gary McGann said EPS growth of 38 per cent, was underpinned by good underlying business conditions and the earnings impact of capital investments. Photo: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Gary McGann, the outgoing chief executive of paper and packaging group Smurfit Kappa, says the company will maintain its target of spending upwards of(...)

Volkswagen slid 2.7 per cent, pacing losses among carmakers, after ‘Manager Magazin’ said a drop in its Chinese deliveries could hurt earnings by more than €1 billion. Photograph: Krisztian Bocsi/Bloomberg

European stocks fell with miners and auto-related shares leading the plunge, extending their first weekly drop in three, as data around the world s(...)

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange shortly after the opening bell in New York. Photograph: REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Disappointing earnings results from corporate bellwethers weighed on equity prices in Europe and on Wall Street yesterday. European equities fell in (...)

Aer Lingus: shares in the national airline closed up 2 per cent to €2.47 while Ryanair also ended the week up 2 per cent to €12.44

Global markets signalled growing faith in Greece’s ability to clinch a bailout as US and European stocks climbed and the euro jumped the most against(...)

In Dublin Kerry Group ended the day 0.87 per cent lower at €66.18

Equity markets around the world fell and US oil prices tumbled 6 per cent yesterday after Greece overwhelmingly voted against conditions for a rescu(...)

Ryanair had another electric day, closing up 0.6 per cent at a new record high of €12.34. The airline has been enjoying a strong week on the back of positive sentiment around its future earnings

European stocks extended a sell-off as the region’s leaders differed on how Greek talks were progressing. The Stoxx Europe 600 Index lost 0.2 per c(...)

Anne Heraty: 2006 EY Entrepreneur of the Year and Cpl Resources chief executive

More than 100 Irish entrepreneurs are this week taking part in a CEO retreat to Germany focused on the future of industry. Attendees include the 24 EY(...)

 Smurfit Kappa chief executive officer Gary McGann. The packaging company  has announced a €60 per tonne increase in recycled containerboard prices. Photo: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Packaging company Smurfit Kappa has announced a €60 per tonne increase in recycled containerboard prices, effective from July 1st. The increase, acco(...)

Preliminary bids for the South Korean Tongyang Cement & Energy group are expected today and reports have suggested that CRH will  be among the suitors

European shares climbed yesterday, with car makers rising on encouraging company updates and Greek shares rebounding amid renewed hopes for a soluti(...)