PennyOwl aims to teach children about money management

Children’s pocket money app PennyOwl has raised $1.3 million in funding, in a seed round that included support from Flipside Investments’ Richard Font(...)

Ireland has the best tax policy for encouraging economic growth, according to a Republican senator and member of the powerful US Senate finance commit(...)

Speaking at a breakfast hosted by the Irish Chamber of Commerce of Atlanta, Taoiseach Enda Kenny sold the recovery story to a group of business people from the city’s biggest businesses: UPS, Delta Airlines, Coca-Cola and Oldcastle, the US subsidiary of cement group CRH.  File photograph: Colin Keegan/Collins Dublin

Taoiseach Enda Kenny attended a ceremony commemorating Fr Thomas O’Reilly, the Cavan priest who saved Atlanta’s churches and city hall from being burn(...)

Richard Liu, chairman and chief executive of JD.com, playfully kisses the hand of employee Li Quan, as he borrows his delivery tricycle for some publicity. JD.com has emerged as a Chinese online goliath with a model that echoes that of Amazon. Photograph: Sim Chi Yin/New York Times

Just about every June, on the anniversary of his company’s founding, Richard Liu dons a big motorcycle helmet and red uniform, hops on a three-wheeled(...)

Microsoft: results today. Photograph: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images
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TODAY Results: Crane; Microsoft; Sanmina. Meetings: Hostelworld conference (Convention Centre Dublin). Indicators: Euro zone retail sales (D(...)

UPS  admitted it had misjudged peak Christmas demand for a second year in succession

UPS shares tumbled yesterday after the express parcel company admitted it had misjudged peak Christmas demand for a second year in succession, overspe(...)

At the 2012 launch of Transaero Engineering Ireland were  Alexander Krinichanskiy, Joseph Millar and William McGonagle, chief executive of Transaero Engineering Ireland, at their Shannon Airport facility.

A €120 million Russian government bailout for the parent of aircraft maintenance specialist Transaero Engineering Ireland (TEI), could aid efforts to(...)

Swiss group Farnair operates a freight service, which ASL said would complement its existing business

ASL Aviation will secure a foothold in Asia following its acquisition of Switzerland’s Farnair Group in a move that will add four airlines to its bus(...)

At some point next year, all 2.2 million individual addresses in the Republic will be assigned their own seven-digit post code – to be known as an Eir(...)

Volvo rallied 6.9 per cent for the biggest gain in almost three years

The Iseq slipped 0.6 per cent, helped by falls at Fyffes and C&C related to their respective takeover stories, on an otherwise uneventful day. Eu(...)