The company, which was established 15 years ago by husband and wife team Dan and Linda Kiely with just six staff members, is now a leading exporter of business process outsourcing, operating in 12 languages.

Three hundred and fifty jobs have been announced at the business outsourcing company Voxpro in Cork today, expanding its workforce from 500 to 850 peo(...)

Tánaiste Eamon Gilmore today said he was happy to continue in the Department of Foreign Affairs Photograph: Eric Luke / The Irish Times

Tánaiste Eamon Gilmore today said he was happy to continue in the Department of Foreign Affairs and insisted that his work there was vital to the coun(...)

From left: Jeremy Fitch of Invest Northern Ireland; Margaret Hearty of Intertrade Ireland; partner in charge of the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year programme Frank O’Keeffe; and Pádraig Ó Céidigh, founder of Aer Arann and chairman of the judging panel. Photograph: Maxwells

Twenty-four businesses ranging from financial services and technology to agriculture and manufacturing are the finalists in this years Ernst &a(...)