The jobs at the facility will consist of ‘highly skilled and full time in the areas of R&D, operations, technical staff, engineering and construction’

Pharma group Shire is create 400 jobs in Co Meath over the next four years as part of a $400 million investment in the Republic. The company said it (...)

Slack founder Stewart Butterfield. The company  currently has 30 people at its existing European base in the Digital Hub in Dublin and now plans to hire an additional 80 as it moves its European headquarters to the capital. Photograph: Jason Henry

Tech company Slack is set to add an additional 80 jobs to its Irish workforce as it expands its European headquarters in Dublin. The company will emp(...)

Ian Read, chairman and chief executive officer of Pfizer, and Brent Saunders, president and chief executive officer of Allergan. This week’s announcement was seen as being directed particularly at the Pfizer-Allergan deal. Photograph: Michael Nagle/Bloomberg

As Pfizer and Allergan bowed to the inevitable and dropped their plan for a $160 billion (€140.6bn) deal that would have seen America’s largest pharm(...)

Waterford Institute of Technology: the extension to WIT’s Carriganore campus will enable the institute to double its capacity to support technology start-ups in the southeast region. Photograph: Paddy Whelan

Almost 50 new jobs have been promised for Dublin by two companies setting up support centres in Ireland. CXC Corporate Services is to create 30 jobs(...)

IDA Ireland chief executive Martin Shanahan said the IDA’s growth markets division is actively targeting a number of companies in Australia and this investment win will assist in IDA’s marketing efforts there. Photo: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

CXC Corporate Services is to create 30 jobs in operations, multi-lingual sales, marketing and support at its new EMEA hub in Dublin. Part of CXC Glob(...)

Eli Lilly chief executive John Lechleiter in his office at corporate headquarters in Indianapolis . Photograph: AP/Tom Strickland

US pharma giant Eli Lilly has announced plans for a €35 million investment in its Kinsale plant. The company says it will establish a new high-tech m(...)

HubSpot is to officially open its new offices at One Dockland Central, formerly the Commerzbank House office block in the IFSC.

HubSpot, the US-headquartered company behind a popular software platform for inbound marketing, is to create 320 jobs in Dublin over the next three ye(...)

Macnas presents its pop-up theatre spectacle on 6th Street in Austin, Texas sponsored by IDA Ireland during SXSW

The Taoiseach may not have been present at this year’s South By SouthWest (SxSW) Interactive festival but the Queen of Ireland was an appropriate sub(...)

 Chief executive officer of airline Ryanair, Michael O’Leary. Photograph: Niklas Halle’n/AFP/Getty Images

Nervousness over the outcome of today’s general election, together with the opening salvos of the UK’s referendum debate on European Union membership(...)

Ireland is the least complex country for multinational companies to stay compliant with corporate regulations, a new study has claimed.

Ireland is the least complex country for multinational companies to stay compliant with corporate regulations, a new study has claimed. It is the th(...)