Norwegian Air Group CEO Bjørn Kjos.

Management at Cork Airport and business leaders on Leeside have warmly welcomed the news that the US Department of Transportation has taken a signific(...)

Cork Chamber president, Barrie O’Connell said sustainable economic and community development was critical for the country. Photograph: Darragh Kane

Business group, Cork Chamber has called on the next government to end the “tax discrimination” of the self-employed by aligning USC and tax credits fo(...)

Recent flooding in Bandon: According to Cork Chamber chief executive, Conor Healy, the Government must work with renewed focus to prevent any repeat of the flooding which followed Storm Frank and caused huge disruption to businesses in many Cork towns. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

Flood relief schemes must be delivered on schedule to prevent the sort of devastation and disruption to business and trade witnessed in Cork and other(...)

 Patrick Grehan of Dare Technology, Martin Wall, Manager of the Entrepreneur Ship, Ireland’s first innovation centre for marine and energy startups and companies and S/Lt. Richard Chute of the Irish Naval Services.

More than 350 start-up events will take place in five cities across Ireland this week, making the Startup Gathering one of the biggest national start-(...)

The merger of Cork city and county councils  was recommended by a majority of a local government review group set up by  Minister for the Environment Alan Kelly. Photograph: Eric Luke

Business organisations in Corkhave clashed amid deepening divisions over the proposed merger of Cork city and county councils. The move was recommende(...)

Pfizer, which was one of the first pharmaceutical companies to locate to Ireland, employs more than 4,000 people across eight locations in Cork, Dublin and Kildare

Pfizer has reversed its decision to close its manufacturing facility at Little Island in Cork in a move that safeguards 160 jobs.The US pharmaceutical(...)

Local business organisations have welcomed the announcement that Hibernia Networks  is to connect its flagship Express cable to southern Ireland

Cork is to get a direct connection to a new high-speed undersea transatlantic fibre cable that links the US to EuropeThe move, which will provide a su(...)

Ian Talbot, chief executive of  Chambers Ireland: “Businesses already pay high levels of commercial rates and cannot take any more hits.” Photograph: Alan Betson

BARRY ROCHE Chambers Ireland and Cork Chamber have called on local authorities to ensure any reduction in the local property tax is not subsidised by (...)

Cork CoderDojo member Emily Ray teaches San Francisco students how to code as part of a five-day trip developing technology links between the sister cities

Thought and voice-powered technology will replace smartphones and computers over the next decade, according to the co-founder of the company be(...)

A flooded South Mall in Cork city. Photograph: Daragh McSweeney/Provision

The Government was yesterday urged to speed up a €100 million flood relief programme for Cork city as business people and homeowners began a clean-up (...)