Staff  at The Greenhouse, Dublin, celebrate their new Michelin star. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

More tourists and increased consumer confidence are some of the reasons cited by Ireland’s Michelin-star restaurants for the “significant upturn” they(...)

Dublin Bay Biosphere: the designation has been widened from North Bull Island to the whole bay, which includes South Wall and Poolbeg Lighthouse. Photograph: Ashley Lowry/Moment Open/Getty 2:20

If you worry about the degradation of naturally productive and diverse landscapes into urban-industrial wastelands, then Unesco’s concept of a biosphe(...)

2015 is also set to be a record year for the port’s cruise business

The company behind Dublin Port said it expects to see a record two million visitors pass through the port this year on the back of strong growth in pa(...)

 Leo George Devitt, a  historian from Raheny, Dublin, on board the Celtic Mist, which was once owned by late former taoiseach Charles Haughey. The yacht has opened to the public as part of Dublin Port’s anniversary celebrations. Photograph: Dave Meehan/The Irish Times 1:25

Celtic Mist, the yacht that was previously owned by the late former taoiseach Charles Haughey, has opened to the public in Dublin. The 56 ft ketch was(...)

On the tourism side, Dublin Port said it attracted 277,269 ferry passengers in the first three months of the year, a 5 per cent rise on the first quarter of last year

Cargo volumes rose by 5.3 per cent at Dublin Port during the first three months of the year with total throughput reaching 7.8 million gross tonnes, c(...)

The art project by Cliona Harmey displays the names of the most recent ships to arrive into and leave from Dublin Port

Irish trains are named for rivers, while the planes in the Aer Lingus fleet carry the names of saints. This creates the lovely idea of locomotives (...)

Ships in Dublin Port being loaded with goods for export. Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill / The Irish Times

Dublin Port is predicting a record year for trade on the back of a sharp rise in throughput levels and ferry passenger numbers.New figures show that t(...)

The 17-deck, 3,000-passenger Grand Princess,  escorted by Dublin Port Company tugboats, arrives at the mouth of the Liffey.  Photograph: Eric Luke

Dublin Port Company has begun seeking a partner for the promotion of expanded cruise liner operations in the capital, aimed at increasing current v(...)

Redevelopment of the Alexander Basin would give the port the capacity to accommodate the largest freight vessels.

Plans for the €200 million expansion of Dublin Port, the largest engineering project undertaken in the port in 200 year(...)

Bull Island: Dublin Port Company proposes to transfer 10.5 hectares of land on the western side of the island beside the North Bull Wall adjacent to the Royal Dublin Golf Club to Dublin City Council. Photograph: Frank Miller

Dublin Port Company has said it will hand over the land it owns on Bull Island to Dublin City Council if it is granted planning permission for new por(...)