Paul O’Brien: Growth Hacker and start-up consultant

“Tech hub” is a meaningless term. As the sector grows in size and influence, almost every city in the US has attached the label to its list of local a(...)

Members of the Fingal Old IRA Commemorative Society re-enacting the Battle of Ashbourne at the launch of the Fingal 2016 Centenary Programme in Swords County Hall last month

February 26th, 1916 A disgruntled “observer” of Dublin student life has penned a caustic letter to The Irish Times noting the contrast between the n(...)

Members of the Fingal Old IRA Commemorative Society re-enacting the Battle of Ashbourne at the launch of the Fingal 2016 Centenary Programme in Swords County Hall last month.

Fingal County Council has unveiled a comprehensive centenary programme centred around the Battle of Ashbourne which occured during Easter Week 1916. (...)

Computer-generated image of the proposed offices at the AIB Bankcentre. The promoters say the scheme will have a development value of about €350 million.

Irish property developer Johnny Ronan is to seek planning approval for the largest Dublin office development since the property crash. The proposed s(...)

Fine Gael Mark Kennelly: Kenny’s chief of staff in Government. He is the Taoiseach’s voice in many meetings, largely spending the campaign on the ro(...)

Computer generated image of the Vertium Building on Burlington Road, Dublin 4, due for completion in 2017 but now seeking tenants

The first phase of an international marketing campaign gets under way today to find tenants for a substantial new office building under construction (...)

A late point by Darragh Carroll secured victory for Ard Scoil Rís in Kilmallock

A point two minutes from the end in Kilmallock gave Ard Scoil Rís their place in the Harty Cup final. Ard Scoil led 0-7 to 0-5 at the interval thanks (...)

Image issued by Suffolk Police of Julian Myerscough, who has been arrested in Dublin after  absconding from a British court  shortly before being convicted of downloading indecent images of children. File photograph: Suffolk Police/PA Wire

A convicted sex offender who fled from Britain to Ireland has been arrested by gardaí in a Dublin hotel. Julian Myerscough (53), a former criminal la(...)

Goodbody Stockbrokers Trading Room. Photograph: Dara Mac D?naill / THE IRISH TIMES Dara Mac Donaill

Goodbody stockbrokers is gearing up for the launch of its new asset management unit this month. The team recently gave a presentation to top managemen(...)

An airbnb floating house in London: the tech start-up is considered a unicorn as it has reached a €1 billion or more valuation. Photograph: Mikael Buck/airbnb/PA Wire

Silicon Valley has experienced a sharp increase in the number of unicorn sightings in recent months. Not since the late 1990s have so many claimed to (...)