Denis O’Brien: Since Digicel’s IPO was pulled, he has faced the threat of stiffer competition in the Caribbean. Photograph: Dara MacDónaill/The Irish Times

Businessman Denis O’Brien waived about $20 million (€17.5m) of cash dividends last year from his Digicel Group and has promised the mobile company’s l(...)

 Dee Forbes: has jumped the fence from a multinational media world backed by billionaire shareholders to a relatively puny national one beset by political inertia

What, or who, links RTÉ and Discovery Communications? One answer is Dee Forbes, the president and managing director of Discovery Networks Northern Eu(...)

The Irish loss of almost $560m relates to cable TV and telecoms provider Virgin Media (formerly UPC Ireland)

Colorado-based cable company Liberty Global had almost $560 million in accumulated losses at its Irish businesses at the end of 2015 that could potent(...)

Lyrath: includes a wedding and function venue than can seat some 1,800 guests Lyrath: other potential suitors include wealthy Irish-American businessman John Malone and Adrian Shanagher, who heads Firebreak Hospitality Management

Ireland’s biggest hotel chain, Dalata Hotels, is expected to run the rule over the five-star Lyrath Estate Hotel in Co Kilkenny, which was put up for(...)

Richard Branson: to be depicted as  a saviour figure in ad promoting Virgin Media Ireland’s mobile offering. Photograph: Lucy Nicholson/Reuters

A hologram of Richard Branson features in Virgin Media Ireland’s new television ad, part of its new campaign to boost its broadband customers. In the(...)

The Gresham Hotel: The landmark O’Connell Street hostelry celebrates its 200th anniversary next year

The long-delayed sale of Dublin’s Gresham Hotel is finally to proceed following Nama’s approval of an international marketing campaign to find a buyer(...)

72-74 Harcourt Street: extends to 3,215sq m and features an original Georgian facade, with extensive 1970s offices to the rear.

Harcourt Street veterans Brian and Sally McGill have emerged as the buyers of a substantial vacant office block at 72-74 Harcourt Street, which they (...)

Vodafone investors finally put out of their misery. Photograph: PA Wire

UK phone network operator Vodafone and John Malone’s cable company Liberty Global agreed on Monday to combine their operations in the Netherlands for(...)

The Lalco land in Sandyford has a particularly high profile at the entrance to Central Park, which is widely acknowledged as Dublin’s best suburban office park.

Almost 10 years after several development sites in the Sandyford area of south Dublin sold for more than €20 million an acre, one of them is about to (...)

There was a big entry to the Christmas quiz and plenty of you got all the correct answers. The winner is John Kelly from Rathfarnham in Dublin. Congr(...)