Pia Bang Stokes was the sole shareholder of a company called Petrolo into which €63,000 was transferred. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Businessman Jeff Stokes deliberately concealed the diversion of €63,000 from an insolvent company into another firm controlled by his wife, Pia Ban(...)

The planning process is proving a pain for the investors behind a proposed new hostelry on Merrion Row in Dublin, on the site of Il Segreto restaurant(...)

The Unicorn Restaurant on Merrio Row, Dublin. A statement on the restaurant’s website said: ‘circumstances have meant we have to leave and the restaurant is now closed’.

The Unicorn Restaurant, one of Dublin’s best-known Italian restaurants and a favourite haunt of the rich and famous, will reopen despite now be(...)