The Knockrabo site,  which has been sold by AIB and Nama on behalf of  Niall Mellon, is located opposite Mount Anville girls’ school

US equity partner Broadhaven has joined forces with the long-established Irish housebuilder Maplewood Residential, to buy a site for at least 170 ho(...)

The crowds here in Scottsdale are massive and I’m looking forward to playing the 16th – one of golf’s iconic par 3s

I’ll use one word to describe what conditions were like last Sunday at Torrey Pines: Horrendous! It brought me back to some of those days spent on win(...)

Rietumu Bank  said it recently funded a new Gulfstream Jet, which have a list price of $65 million.

The Latvian bank in which Dermot Desmond holds a stake is moving into the aviation finance business by offering customers funding for executive jets. (...)

Businessman and financier Dermot Desmond. The appeal has been launched on behalf of his wife. Photograph:  Joe St Leger

Planning consultants for the wife of businessman Dermot Desmond have warned that the Desmonds’ property on Ailesbury Road in Dublin 4 faces an increa(...)

PJ Mara and  Charles Haughey: Mara’s star was inextricably linked to the fortunes of the former taoiseach – political and otherwise. Photograph: Maxwell’s

Wall-to-wall tributes to PJ at the moment. In the main, they are affectionate, warm and nostalgic. After all, it’s PJ Mara we’re talking about here. (...)

A file image of PJ Mara from 1983. He was Charles Haughey’s press officer and confidant in the 1980s and Bertie Ahern’s director of elections for each of the three-in-a-row victories between 1997 and 2007. File photograph: Peter Thursfield/The Irish Times

PJ Mara was a flamboyant, larger-than-life character who played a central role in Fianna Fáil for more than three decades. He was Charles Haughey’s (...)

PJ Mara acted as director of elections for Fianna Fáil in 1997, 2002 and 2007.

Tributes have been paid to former government press secretary PJ Mara, who has died aged 73. A flamboyant, larger than life character who played a cen(...)

You wanted to know how to  de-Google your life in six steps. Photograph: Chris Ison/PA Wire

It was the year during which we learned that there were Irish names in HSBC files, that pension entitlement was an issue for Irish women and that our (...)

Andy McCue (left), chief executive, and Gary McGann, chairman, at the Paddy Power egm in Dublin on Monday. Photograph: Eric Luke

Paddy Power and Betfair are merging in a drive to scale up their businesses and cut costs as new taxes and regulation begin to take their toll on the (...)

Dermot Desmond: sure to have himself a white Christmas if he chooses to spend the festive season at his registered address in an apartment at Crans-Montana, Switzerland. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Dermot Desmond, a hotel owner and former stockbroker, must be chuffed with himself after his Daon biometrics company landed a major contract with Atom(...)