It’s been a contrasting week for Cork and Galway GAA. Photograph: Inpho

The real questions beginning to be answered in August A four game Semple stadium marathon - with the sustenance of tea, ham sandwiches and cake(...)

Joe Canning says he is getting sick of people taking about what a good year Galway had in 2012. Photograph: David Maher / Sportsfile

Joe Canning sees no reason to be brimming with joy. Pausing at the Semple tunnel after a freakish occurrence, hitting more wides than scores, he stal(...)

Cork’s Daniel Kearney is knocked over by the advancing Jonathan Glynn of Galway during the All-Ireland SHC quarter-final at Semple Stadium, Thurles. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho.

It falls to Galway and Waterford to provide the spice of novelty as this year’s All-Ireland hurling championship reaches its high summer crossroads. F(...)

 Jonathan Glynn gathers the ball from his tap over before scoring Galway’s  first goal  in the  All-Ireland hurling quarter-final at Semple Stadium in Thurles. Photograph:  Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Galway 2-28 Cork 0-22 So not for the first time Galway hurling shows up in an unlikely disguise. Only not in the often half-dressed fashion of (...)

Eason’s in O’Connell Street: Eason’s has 62 stores including 26 franchised outlets. Photograph: Dave Meehan

The Irish-owned bookstore chain Eason is investing €3 million in a revamp of its flagship store on O’Connell Street in Dublin. The company is emerging(...)

The buildings at Ballina Retail Park are rented at €243,000 per annum

Property advisers Allsop has sold an office investment let to the Road Safety Authority at Ballina Retail Park. Conor Whelan said the two office units(...)

  Artist’s impression of Chartered Land’s  redevelopment of the former Carlton Cinema site on O’Connell Street, Dubli.  Photograph: Chartered Land /PA Wire

There is no mistaking how upbeat Jill Tyrrell is about business as she talks about how Murray’s Bar, at the north end of Dublin’s O’Connell Street,(...)

Eason: generated cash last year and increased its earnings before interest, tax, depreciation and amortisation by €200,000 to €5.8 million.

Irish-owned book retailer Eason expects to grow its sales this year and to post a profit as the business completes its restructuring following the (...)

What the Scotch House office development at Burgh Quay in Dublin 2 looks like

Castlepark Building Company, owners of the well located Scotch House office development at Burgh Quay in Dublin 2, is planning to redevelop the 1980s (...)

Conor Whelan:  director, investment and commercial agency, Allsop

Allsop Ireland has appointed Conor Whelan, a former director of BNP Paribas Real Estate, as director of investment and commercial agency and head of i(...)