There was a big entry to the Christmas quiz and plenty of you got all the correct answers. The winner is John Kelly from Rathfarnham in Dublin. Congr(...)

The new Governor of the Central Bank Philip Lane on his first day in office . Photograph: Eric Luke / The Irish Times

Financial institutions must adjust to a new “post-crisis regulatory environment” which requires shifts in conduct and a more restrictive approach to b(...)

Enda Kenny in Davos yesterday: the 90-minute debate on “rebooting the global economy” was not his natural territory, as the discussion delved into the nuances of labour patterns and emerging market developments. Photograph: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg

It was a case of back to school for Enda Kenny as he took his seat in the Alpine High School in Davos yesterday. It was a far cry from last year when (...)

Martin Shanahan, CEO of IDA Ireland, at the publication of the IDA 2015 end-of-year update and outlook for foreign investment in 2016. Photograph: Alan Betson

One of the interesting questions put to IDA boss Martin Shanahan (pictured) at yesterday’s press conference to launch its end-of-year review centred o(...)

IDA chief executive Martin Shanahan. The State body said firms it supports created just under 19,000 jobs last year

One-in-five private sector workers in Ireland are now employed directly or indirectly by foreign multinationals, according to IDA Ireland. The agenc(...)

 [from left to right] James O’Connor, Microsoft, Louise Phelan, Paypal, Martin Shanahan, IDA, Enda Kenny, Taoiseach, Eamonn Sinnott, Intel , Sharon McCooey, Linkedin, Stephen McIntyre, Twitter at an American Chamber World of Talent event to showcase current job vacancies in US Multinationals in Ireland. Photograph: Alan Betson / The Irish Times

US multinationals in Ireland are expected to create an additional 14,000 jobs here over the next 24 months, according to the American Chamber of Comm(...)

Minister for Enterprise Richard Bruton with Gary Corbett of Medtronic: The medical device giant manufactures drug-coated balloons for   artery disease. Photograph: Andrew Downes

Phenox is to establish a medical device manufacturing facility in Galway, creating up to 65 jobs over five years. Medical device maker Medtronic also(...)

LinkedIn has hired 300 new staff over the last 12 months in Ireland

LinkedIn says it is on course to employ 1,000 staff in Ireland as it prepares for the opening of its international headquarters in Dublin. Marking (...)

 Irish Ambassador Dan Mulhall: Along with  businessman John Mills and economist Vicky Pryce, he will lead a panel discussion on Brexit  at a conference London. Photograph: Malcolm McNally

Irish business leaders in Britain will consider the impact of a possible British withdrawal (Brexit) from the EU at the annual conference of the Iri(...)

Apple is to expand its plant in Cork in a move that could lead to the creation of up to 1,000 extra jobs

The news that Apple is to expand its plant Cork in a move that could lead to the creation of an additional 1,000 jobs, has been warmly welcomed. Taois(...)