Jan O’Sullivan: move to limit past-pupil quota

Angry middle-class parents have been bombarding Jan O’Sullivan with letters denouncing plans to regulate admissions policies. In a two-month pe(...)

Minister for Jobs  and  Enterprise  Richard Bruton with Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade Charlie Flanagan, at the launch of the St Patrick’s Day  Enterprise International programme. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

Ministers travelling abroad for the annual programme of St Patrick’s week trade missions will have to report back to Taoiseach Enda Kenny on the succ(...)

Tasty deal:  Veronica Kenneally of Veronica’s Snacks, Frank Walsh of Enterprise Equity Venture Capital and Brian Clune of Boole Investment Syndicate.  Photograph: Mark Stedman/Photocall Ireland

A Cork company specialising in lower-fat, gluten-free snacks has secured equity investment of €465,000.The funding would allow Veronica’s Snacks to br(...)

Minister for Finance Michael Noonan at the Fine Gael National Conference 2015 in Castlebar, Co Mayo. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill 3:54

Minister for Finance Michael Noonan kept the Taoiseach “informed at all times” about his health and eye procedure, Enda Kenny said.He told reporters a(...)

Minister for Jobs and Enterprise Richard Bruton told the Fine Gael national conference that full employment was within Ireland’s grasp twice and “twice that was snatched from us by bad policies”. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill /The Irish Times

Full employment was within Ireland’s grasp twice and “twice that was snatched from us by bad policies”, Minister for Jobs and Enterprise Richard Bruto(...)

Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation Richard Bruton said actionplanforjobs.ie was a year-long awareness campaign.

A senior Minister has denied that the Government’s Action Plan for Jobs is a public relations exercise.Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation Ri(...)

Minister for Jobs Richard Bruton will be launching the Career Zoo event which is expected to attract more than 10,000 graduates and young professionals. Photograph: Collins Agency

Looking for a career move into banking? Then make sure to swing by the Career Zoo in Dublin’s Convention Centre on Saturday, as Bank of Ireland has co(...)

Colm Rapple, who has died aged 74, became – after a many-faceted youth – a journalist’s journalist, a lodestone for many in the craft who learned t(...)

Martin Shanahan, chief executive of  IDA Ireland. The IDA to invest €150million in attracting more multinational jobs into each region. Photo: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

The Government has unveiled a €250 million five-year strategy aimed at accelerating the jobs recovery in every part of the country.The plan includes u(...)

Lakeland Dairies

Lakeland Dairies is to begin a €36 million expansion of its milk powder processing operations at Bailieboro, Co Cavan. The investment, which comes ahe(...)