Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation, Richard Bruton: two thirds of all new jobs come from start-ups in their first five years of existence

Portable wind turbines, hydration bottles for runners and sprouting crops are among the shortlisted businesses for the inaugural Best Young Entreprene(...)

Left to right: Karl Aherne, director of Wayra Ireland, Liam Casey, founder CEO of PCH International and Richard Whelan, CEO of Popdeem Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill

It’s crunch day for 11 young companies that form the first Irish graduating group from Wayra, Telefónica’s start-up accelerator.A stage has been set u(...)