Developer Joe O’Reilly. Numbers 4 and 5 Grand Canal Square, along with a third block, Number 2, were developed by Mr O’Reilly’s Chartered Land

Two substantial office buildings rented by Facebook at Grand Canal Square in the south Dublin docklands are to be sold to Union Investment, the inves(...)

Alexandra House in the Sweepstakes development in Ballsbridge is expected to show a return of up to 7 per cent once it has been refurbished

Irish Life is to pay around €34 million for a substantial office investment in Ballsbridge, Dublin 4, which is expected to show a return of up to 7 p(...)

“If the British left and we didn’t that could be very awkward for the Border counties because you could end up with passport controls and passport inspections at that frontier”

Irish financial services and agricultural exports could sustain a major hit if Britain were to vote to leave the EU, according to economist Colm McCar(...)

Right to left: Martin McVicar and Robert Moffett of Combilift, Tom Kelly of Enterprise Ireland,  Richard Bruton, Heather Humphreys, Senator Joe O’Reilly, Taoiseach Enda Kenny, Seán Conlan and . . . Caoimhghín Ó Caoláin! Photograph: Photobomb

At first glance, it looks like yet another PR picture for the Taoiseach and his jobs minister. Enda Kenny and Richard Bruton were in Monaghan yesterda(...)

Earlier this week, we published an article detailing the number of Dáil debates and committee meetings in which TDs had spoken during 2014.The piece a(...)

Fine Gael’s new Minister for the Diaspora Jimmy Deenihan spoke in fewer Dáil and committee meetings than any other Minister, which he says could be explained by his frequent absences enforced by diplomatic trips abroad.Photograph: Alan Betson / THE IRISH TIMES

Fine Gael and Labour TDs have the lowest activity rates – in terms of speaking time and written questions – in Dáil Éireann.The number of written ques(...)

 President Michael D Higgins at the Council of Europe in Strasbourg on Tuesday where  he delivered his address ‘The Future of Parliaments: Addressing the Challenges’. Photograph:  Chris Bellew/Fennell Photography.

Ireland should not be taken as a model for other countries struggling to overcome economic crisis, President Michael D Higgins said repeatedly on Tues(...)

4 and 5 Grand Canal Square, Dublin 2: guide price of €102.2 million for number 4 and €113.8 million for number 5.

In one of the highlights of the office investment market this year, property advisers CBRE and JLL are to offer for sale five Dublin office blocks in(...)

Joe O’Reilly being taken away from Swords District court after being charged with the murder of his wife Rachael O’Reilly in 2006. Photograph: Alan Betson/Irish Times

The State’s application to dismiss wife killer Joe O’Reilly’s murder appeal will be heard next March. O’Reilly was convicted in July 2007 by a (...)

John Deasy: mandatory collective  bargaining would be bad for  Ireland’s attractiveness to foreign direct investment. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Plans to introduce legislation for mandatory collective bargaining were based on a “political whim” and had more to do with the Labour Party’s CV and(...)