Ashford Castle in winter

Make hay in Cork If you’ve been responsible for feeding the troops all over Christmas, it’s time to sit back and let someone else do the cookin(...)

Tommy Griffith: “Our future is bright; we are entering the UAE and have already set up in US”

Tommy Griffith is founder and chief executive of PEL Waste Reduction Equipment. After developing a bottle-crushing machine to reduce commercial waste,(...)

The 150-floor edifice, if constructed, would rank as the second tallest building in the world, surpassed only by the Burj Khalifa skyscraper in Dubai.

An Irish developer’s abortive plan to build the world’s tallest residential building in Chicago may yet be revived.Garret Kelleher’s Chicago Spire pro(...)

Taoiseach Enda Kenny is to arrive in Saudi Arabia today to lead an Enterprise Ireland trade mission  in Riyadh, Qatar, Abu Dhabi and Dubai (pictured). Photograph:  Marwan Naamani/AFP/Getty Images.

Taoiseach Enda Kenny is to arrive in Saudi Arabia tonight ahead of a trade mission and a series of diplomatic engagements in the Gulf region.Mr Kenny (...)

 The only bedroom in the One Room Hotel in Prage

For eccentricity, it’s hard to beat the idea of a one-room hotel – and when that room is 70 metres off the ground in a concrete pod attached to(...)