Barclays Bank’s Irish subsidiary saw its total operating income rise 26 per cent to €47.4 million last year. Photograph:  Yui Mok/PA Wire

Profits at the Irish subsidiary of Barclays Bank rose 37 per cent last year, according to accounts just filed with the companies office. Barclays Ban(...)

Paul Coulson: as he turns 64, the head of Ardagh Group is not retiring, but looking at more ways to expand his glass empire. Photograph: Frank Miller

A year ago, Paul Coulson finally seemed to have lost his nerve as he dropped out of the running for a €3 billion bottle-making business being sold by (...)

Euromillions winner Dolores McNamara, It was not previously known she had an interest in the commercial property market

The Limerick-based woman who won the Euromillions jackpot has failed in her attempt to buy Limerick’s top performing retail park. Ms Dolores McNamar(...)

Brexit would give UK greater control over tax affairs but freedoms are a double-edged sword. File photograph: Dan Kitwood/PA Wire

The debate on a British exit from the European Union is deep-rooted in sovereignty. It is about the control the UK has over its own laws and regulatio(...)

The new directors join as Twitter seeks new routes to growth. Photograph: Reuters

Twitter has appointed UK internet entrepreneur Martha Lane Fox and Pepsi’s chief financial officer Hugh Johnston as directors, as the messaging platfo(...)

German factory orders fell unexpectedly by 1.2 per cent month-on-month in February, a sign that a global slowdown is weighing on the economy. Photograph: iStockPhoto

European stocks fell on Tuesday to their lowest level in over a month as weaker-than-expected German economic data ignited investor concerns about th(...)

Dalkey Manor: suit exclusive residential scheme of low to medium density

A prime residential site in the south Dublin village of Dalkey comes on the market today at a guide price of over €7 million. Savills is handling the(...)

Wireless said that factors behind the failure of UTV Ireland to capture a significant market share included consumer confusion around both re-tuning of digital receivers and also programming inconsistencies with the long established UTV Northern Ireland. (Photograph: Eric Luke / The Irish Times)

Media group Wireless, the previous owners of television channels UTV and UTV Ireland, said on Thursday that it is targeting double digit profit growt(...)

Information about the voting intentions of Northern Ireland voters is scarce as most major UK polling companies do not include a sample of Northern Ireland voters.

Information about the voting intentions of Northern Ireland voters in the upcoming EU referendum is scarce. Most major UK polling companies do not inc(...)

The Tesla Model S parked in Clontarf for the electric car company’s awareness events for its UK operation

Dublin car fans may have been surprised by the sudden surge in Tesla sales of late, if they were to judge by the number on the roads of the leafy lane(...)