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TODAY Results: Hasbro. Indicators: Euro zone Sentix investor confidence (Feb); US labour market conditions index (Jan); German trade balance (Dec) and(...)

Dalata’s proposed €455 million reverse takeover of most of the Moran Bewley group, approved by Dalata’s shareholders yesterday, is transformational fo(...)

John Hennessy (standing) with from left; Dermot Crowley, Margaret Sweeney, Sean McKeon, Pat McCann, Robert Dix and Alf Smiddy at the Dalata Hotel Group meeting. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Chief executive of the Dalata hotel group Pat McCann said it may buy about 10 more hotels in Ireland, after its shareholders yesterday rubber-stamped(...)

Tom Moran at least has the consolation of retaining control of the Red Cow Hotel and pub, where it all started for him in the 1980s

It was a day of contrasting fortunes for two of Ireland’s biggest hotel groups. For Dalata, the proposed acquisition of nine Moran Bewley’s hotels for(...)

Bewley’s hotel, Ballsbridge. Dalata is to rebrand the hotels it is buying.

Ireland’s biggest hotel operator Dalata has announced its intention to acquire most of the Moran Bewley’s Hotel Group for €455 million. The deal will(...)

Limerick hotelier Tom Moran

In spite of nearly 45 years in the hospitality trade, retirement has never interested Limerick hotelier Tom Moran. He was too busy running the 10 hote(...)

The complex, which is situated near the Newlands Cross junction in southwest Dublin, comprises the four-star, 123-bedroom hotel, and the Red Cow Inn. The hotel and pub employ around 140 staff between them

Hotelier Tom Moran and his family are negotiating to acquire the well-known Red Cow complex as part of a wider transaction that will involve the Dala(...)

The Moran Bewley Hotel group owns 10 hotels including the Red Cow Moran Hotel in west Dublin and Bewley’s in Dublin 4. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons / THE IRISH TIMES

Fiona Reddan Shares in hotel group Dalata were temporarily suspended from the junior markets of both the London and Irish Stock Exchanges this (...)

The Clayton Hotel in Ballybrit, Co Galway, is one of two hotels acquired by Dalata

Ireland’s biggest hotel operator Dalata has acquired the Clayton Hotel and Whites Hotel in Wexford for €31.7 million in cash, the group confirmed on W(...)

Finn Harps American midfielder Pat McCann (right) in action against Shelbourne. McCann is excited about the prospect of being involved in what will be his biggest game for the club since arriving in Ballybofey a little over a year ago. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

St Patrick’s Athletic will be without Greg Bolger and Aaron Greene for the first of tomorrow’s semi-finals, with the pair suspended and cup-tied resp(...)