A Coillte plantation near  Horse & Jockey in Tipperary. It has hired a former advisor to the Minister for Agriculture as its new chief executive.

Coillte, the State forestry and landowning company, has hired a former adviser to the Minister for Agriculture as its new chief executive. The (...)

Paul Donovan: the former Eircom chief executive is now grappling with major debt problems at the Odeon cinema chain. photograph: dara mac donaill

If the internet, delivered via the infrastructure of companies such as Eircom, has destroyed the movie rentals business, then what a neat little twist(...)

Billionaire Li Ka-shing: keen to diversify out of Hong Kong.  Photograph: Lam Yik Fei/Bloomberg

Last week it was reported that Asia’s richest man, Hong Kong tycoon Li Ka-shing, was looking to buy the Dublin-based Awas Aviation Capital. Li is a le(...)

Phoenix was established in 1996 to bring natural gas to Northern Ireland and has about 140,000 domestic and business customers
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Last year it had a turnover of £118.1 million, down £42.3 million on the previous year

Terra Firma Capital Partners, the private-equity firm run by Guy Hands, has agreed to sell its Northern Irish gas distribution company Phoenix Energy (...)

Deutsche Annington: its initial public offering (IPO) will  seek to raise €575-592 million, compared with an original goal of up to €1.2 billion

Deutsche Annington, Germany’s largest residential real estate company, is taking a fresh stab at a stock market listing, albeit with lowered ambitions(...)

A federal appeals court has revived British buyout mogul Guy Hands’s lawsuit accusing Citigroup of deceiving him into overpaying for EMI, the multinat(...)