Dutch brewing giant Heineken, according to the Sunday Independent, has picked Ireland as one of the first European countries to get Heineken Light.

The Sunday Business Post reports that Firesensius, the €34 billion German healthcare giant, is on the cusp of sealing a deal to buy the Mater Private (...)

Alan Walsh, chief executive of  One51  Photograph: Dave Meehan/The Irish Times

Manufacturing group One51 may miss out on a number of takeover deals after being forced to shelve its proposed launch on the stock exchange, according(...)

CSO figures suggesting just over €11m worth of beef was shipped to China last year and €9m the previous year are  a mistake it seems. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

Several high-profile food scandals, including the horsemeat debacle here, have heightened public anxiety about the provenance of certain foods. So it’(...)

Chinese premier Li Keqiang with his wife, Madam Cheng, and Taoiseach Enda Kenny on Garvey’s farm in Gortbrack, Co Mayo, in May last year. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

What is this controversy about? One of the great coups for the Irish beef industry last year was the reopening of the Chinese market. Irish expor(...)

Construction at the junction of St Stephen’s Green and Earlsfort Terrace in Dublin. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

The telecoms billionaire Denis O’Brien is expected to make a profit of more than €30 million on the sale of a new landmark office building he funded a(...)

Bank of Ireland’s former headquarters on Baggot Street:   Photograph: Matt Kavanagh

The Department of Health is in discussions to move its headquarters to the former Bank of Ireland HQ at Lower Baggot Street, Dublin, which is current(...)

ABP’s plan to take a 50 per cent stake in Slaney Foods has been referred to the European Commission’s competition authority. Larry Goodman’s company (...)

Denis O’Brien is consoled pictured at the funeral of his father Denis ‘Dano’ O’Brien, at the Church of the Sacred Heart, Donnybrook. Photograph: Colin Keegan/ Collins Dublin.

Many prominent and formerly prominent figures from the worlds of business and politics joined family and friends of businessman Denis O’Brien for the (...)

Joseph Sheehan pictured leaving the Four Courts. Photograph:  Courts Collins

A SHAREHOLDER in Dublin’s Blackrock Clinic is entitled to an order that the cost of redeeming a loan he had taken out to invest in the facility is €16(...)

Larry Goodman of Anglo Beef Processors (ABP). Photograph: Cyril Byrne

No official confirmation yet of Larry Goodman’s Anglo Beef Processors (ABP) notifying competition regulators about its intention to acquire 50 per cen(...)