38/39 Ormond Quay: interconnecting Georgian buildings’  total rent return amounts to €258,000 per annum

Two interconnecting Georgian buildings trading as the highly successful Yamamori restaurant at Ormond Quay in Dublin city centre are to be offered for(...)

Detail from Narciso by Sandro Chia

Meraviglia (Marvel) Three artists: Sandro Chia, Enzo Cucchi and Michael Warren Hillsboro Fine Art, Dublin ***** The trio of tale(...)

 Shelly Corkery, fashion director for Brown Thomas. Photograph: Alan Betson

For every applicant for a shop floor job in Brown Thomas, there are hundreds who want to skate straight in as a fashion buyer. Ideally in a flippy (...)

Tenor Andrea Bocelli performing at the launch of the new Alfa Romeo Giulia in Milan. Photograph: LaPresse

  Alfa Romeo unveiled its new premium family saloon in Milan last night, a car that will spearhead a make-or-break turnaround strategy for(...)

Alfa Romeo’s new Giulia Quadrifoglio - the 510bhp V6 range topping version for the brand’s new premium saloon

Alfa Romeo unveiled its new premium family saloon on Wednesday evening, a car that will spearhead a make-or-break turnaround strategy for the Italian (...)

In 2014, Illycaffè’s total consolidated revenues reached €391 million, up 4.5 per cent compared with 2013. Photograph: Cassi Alexandra/Bloomberg

Italian coffee group Illy has appointed Roland Berger to look at strategic options including the possibility of a stock market listing, according t(...)

 President Michael D Higgins said Ireland has “innate understanding” of world hunger given its Famine history. File photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

It is not often that you will hear a legendary singer such as Seán O’Sé light up a dull, overcast Milan morning with a live rendition of The Foggy Dew(...)

President Michael D Higgins: after Milan, he and his wife will go to Rome, where Il Tradimento e Poesie (Poems and Betrayal), an Italian translation of his poems, will be launched. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

President Michael D Higgins will officially open the Irish National Day at Expo 2015 in Milan this morning. Timed to coincide with Bloomsday, the Iri(...)

Miuccia Prada during Milan Fashion Week this year. Photograph: Catwalking/Getty Images

Miuccia Prada is one of the world’s best-known and best-regarded fashion designers, but this physically unassuming Italian woman remains something (...)

When it comes to Northern Ireland, names such as JW Anderson and Sharon Wauchob immediately spring to mind as fashion designers who are recognised (...)