Ships in Dublin Port being loaded with goods for export. Photograph: Irish Times

Nearly 20 ships a day are docking at Dublin Port, resulting in record volumes of trade and passenger numbers. In its latest trading update, the Dub(...)

Poolbeg peninsula: More than a decade ago Dublin City Council produced plans for regenerating the industrial lands at the southeast end of the city for housing. Photograph: The Irish Times/Bryan O’Brien

Dublin Port Company wants the city council to scrap plans to develop housing on the company’s lands on Poolbeg peninsula to facilitate the future expa(...)

There was balanced growth between imports and exports, Dublin Port said, with imports up 6.5 per cent at 19.5 million gross tonnes, on the back of strengthening of domestic demand. Exports were ahead by 6.4 per cent at 13.3 million gross tonnes.  (Photograph: Aidan Crawley/Bloomberg)

Dublin Port experienced a “record” year in 2015, with cargo volumes up by 6.4 per cent putting the port ahead of its previous peak in 2007. Eamonn O(...)

 Dublin Port welcomed the arrival of four luxury cruise ships carrying over 13,000 passengers and crew in the third quarter of 2015.

Dublin Port has secured a €100 million loan from the European Investment Bank (EIB) to finance its Alexandra Basin Redevelopment (ABR) project. The sc(...)

 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

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

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 (...)