The Health Information and Quality Authority has appointed Phelim Quinn as its new chief executive. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/The Irish Times.

The Health Information and Quality Authority has appointed Phelim Quinn as its new chief executive. Mr Quinn has been acting as interim chief e(...)

Senator John Whelan: ongoing speculation unfair to staff and public

Labour Senator John Whelan has called on the Minister for Health and the head of the HSE to make a statement on the future of the Midland Regional Ho(...)

An insolvent concrete and quarrying company is to go into receivership after efforts to come up with a survival plan failed, the High Court has been told

An insolvent concrete and quarrying company is to go into receivership after efforts to come up with a survival plan failed, the High Court has been t(...)

Hiqa contends that it received official approval as far back as 2007 to appoint its directors on the salary scale of assistant secretaries in the Civil Service

The Government is set to reduce the exchequer allocation to health service safety watchdog Hiqa to recoup overpayments it is accused of making to se(...)

Dr Ivan Coulter of Sigmoid Pharma winning the Innovation of the Year award at the inaugural The Irish Times InterTradeIreland Innovation Awards in 2010 – the company has a lead compound for ulcerative colitis heading into phase three clinical trials

2010: Sigmoid Pharma Inaugural winner with a gut feeling for drug delivery There’s no such thing as an overnight success in t(...)

 French Theatre company, Royal De Luxe,  performing street theatre  on the streets of London.   Photograph:  Jim Dyson/Getty Images

An internationally renowned street theatre company whose planned booking was at the centre of tensions which led to the resignation of the Limerick Ci(...)

Mr Justice Peter Charleton (above) appointed Brian McEnery of BDO liquidator of Fuerta Ltd.

The High Court yesterday placed investment company Fuerta Ltd in liquidation in a ruling that is thought to be the first of its kind in the Republic.M(...)

‘We delivered’: Karl Wallace at Siama Tire in Tralee, of which he was director from 2008 to 2013. Photograph:  Eamonn Keogh/MacMonagle

There’s a telling feature in the preview catalogue for this year’s Limerick City of Culture celebrations. The glossy brochure opens with a message (...)

In common with many such funds, the Element Six defined benefit scheme ran into trouble over the last decade

The law governing pension trustees revolves around the principle that they must act at all times in the best interests of the scheme and all of its me(...)

Intune Networks founder and chief technology officer John Dunne. Photograph: Maxwell

Intune, it definitely was not, at least not with its departing staff. News that Intune Networks was heading into receivership only exacerbated the pli(...)