Digicel chairman Denis O’Brien  described   business tactics of web giants as “unacceptable”. Photograph: Reuters

Digicel, the Caribbean mobile operator Denis O’Brien is preparing to float in the coming days, has started blocking web ads on its network that have (...)

The former Clerys department store on Dublin’s O’Connell Street: the sense of shock among those affected is still palpable. Photograph: Aidan Crawley

“Now looking for new opportunities.” This is what it says on the LinkedIn page of Gerhard Scully, former sales manager at Clerys department store. Suc(...)

KPMG, the liquidator to Clerys’ operating company OCS Operations, is due to hold a meeting of creditors today to appoint a committee of inspection to oversee the liquidation

Lorraine Sweeney, whose LS Catering company owned the cafes at Clerys, says she is preparing legal action against several parties involved in the rece(...)

Petroceltic chief executive Brian O’Cathain: his company has accused Worldview, a 29 per cent shareholder, of trying to gain control of the company. Photograph: Sara Freund

Petroceltic International, the Dublin-headquartered oil explorer that is in a major dispute with its biggest shareholder, has called a second egm for(...)

Savarin Palace, Prague: Seán Mulryan’s Ballymore is selling it to Crestyl, whose senior management includes a former Ballymore executive

Stroll around Wenceslas Square in Prague, and you’ll see plenty of shops and restaurants, a few strip clubs, and Savarin Palace, the retail developmen(...)

Tetrarch chief executive Michael McElligott: company plans to purchase the Millennium Park complex in Naas. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

Tetrarch Capital, owner of the Powerscourt Hotel in Enniskerry and the Marker in Dublin, is in exclusive negotiations to buy the Millennium Park co(...)

Well-known Belfast law firm Tughans said Ian Coulter (above) was involved in the sale by Nama last year of a portfolio of loans with a nominal value of €5.7 billion, which were sold for €1.6 billion.

One of the leading business figures in Northern Ireland, Ian Coulter, was named on Friday as the partner who left a Belfast law firm in a dispute over(...)

Brian O’Cathain, Petroceltic’s chief executive officer:  Worldview says the company is “proposing to pledge the company’s crown jewel” because it has “run out of money”. Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill/The Irish Times

The bitter wrangle between Petroceltic International and its biggest shareholder, Swiss fund Worldview Capital, which failed with a bid to oust mana(...)

Block R in Spencer Dock, Dublin. Photograph: Dave Meehan

A seven-storey Dublin docklands office block, with tenants including the Central Bank and the British building society Nationwide, will be brought to (...)

An RTÉ News report concerning the banking relationship between Denis O’Brien and Irish Bank Resolution Corporation (IBRC), which has prompted a Hig(...)