Malta: Setanta, a low-cost insurer, was registered here but traded only in Ireland. Photograph: Getty

The collapse of Setanta Insurance may leave outstanding claims but these are unlikely to trigger another insurance levy, like the one that aros(...)

Aer Lingus chief executive Christoph Mueller has signalled that the airline could be prepared to increase the €140 million it has pledged to a new staff retirement fund. Photograph: Alan Betson

Aer Lingus chief executive Christoph Mueller signalled yesterday that the airline could be prepared to increase the €140 million it has pledged(...)

Andrew Murphy, chief executive Slainte Healthcare, announcing new jobs  with Minister for Enterprise Richard Bruton and Minister for Health James Reilly. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Big projects always start with a big idea.The History of the IFSC, a book by Irish Times journalist Fiona Reddan, recounts how Charles Haughey gatecra(...)

It’s an approach that more and more people are considering taking. Rather than spending €4,000 or so every year on an insurance policy for your family(...)

Maybe you might give us long suffering shareholders a little advice on filling up the Vodafone-Verizon form(s). The Vodafone circular is very complex,(...)

Unemployment fell back again in November, down to 12.4 per cent. Photograph: Aidan Crawley/The Irish Times

The unemployment rate fell again in December, dropping back to 12.4 per cent from 12.5 per cent the previous month, as 3,300 fewer people signed on th(...)

We’re not just living longer. Under a new regime which is due to kick in on January 1st, we’re also expected to work longer, with the State pension ag(...)

The new year is fast approaching and with it, for some, the possibility of a new car. But if you’re in the market for a new car – or at least a car th(...)

It’s a debate that has been around for quite some time – and one that doesn’t show any signs of dissipating any time soon. Are public-sector pensions (...)

Much like the wider economy, Ireland’s top companies have experienced exponential growth over the past 50 years. Take a look at the table – back in 19(...)

Browse by Publication Date

March 1859
« Month »
« Year »